State Senator John Proos says  the state Legislature needs to create an environment that gives businesses the best chance to succeed. 

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For the last 28 years Republican Fred Upton has represented Southwest Michigan in the U.S. House. But Democrat Paul Clements says he thinks voters are ready for a change. 

Last month, residents of Kalamazoo met for a discussion about race and equality at the Kalamazoo Valley Museum. Now the project has turned into an oral history exhibit called “Voices for Social Justice.” The display will be up through January 19th.

Courtesy of Mike Moroz

Mike Moroz ran for state House two years ago, but this time it's an open seat since Representative Matt Lori cannot run again because of term limits. 


The Riviera Theatre in Three Rivers will show Life After Beth through November 2nd.