Courtesy G. Love and Special Sauce

On August 6th, G. Love & Special Sauce will bring its hip hop, Delta Blues-y style to Kalamazoo when it plays at Bell’s Eccentric Café. The “G. Love” part of the band is frontman Garrett Dutton, who we reached earlier this week from inside a trailer in Fort Collins, Colorado.

Borgess Health

Borgess Health turned to author and historian Larry Massie to chronicle its first 125 years. 

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“If we’re going to have a written Constitution it should be up to date,” says Craig Thiel, Senior Research Associate for the Citizens Research Council of Michigan.

Kelly Hansen

You don’t have to have lived a long life to have lived a great one. In Patricia Majher’s new book Great Girls in Michigan History (Wayne State University Press, March 2015), the Michigan historian writes about 20 girls younger than 20 who have made a mark on history.

"The tournament has been around since 1943, so players and coaches know the drill. Here's what spectators need to know about the world-famous USTA Boys 18 and 16 National Championship tennis tournament, held at Kalamazoo College's Stowe Stadium." (Kalamazoo Gazette)