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1:36 pm
Mon September 1, 2014

Local Teens of Color Shine in ACT-SO Competition

Front Row: Imara Bowers-Vocal Contemporary; Jasmine Small-Painting; Second Row: Sariah Metcalfe-Poetry; Ray Reason-Short Story; Jamila McKenzie-Biology
Credit Metropolitan Kalamazoo Branch of the NAACP

A while ago, Loy Norrix High School student Sariah Metcalfe was desperately trying to do her AP European History homework. But all of these thoughts kept getting in the way.

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Arts & More
1:09 pm
Mon September 1, 2014

Did the Web Kill the Art Supply Store?

Credit Jm3/Flickr

From bike shops to breweries, Kalamazoo businesses cater to many passions.

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September 1, 2014
12:01 am
Mon September 1, 2014

WestSouthwest September 1, 2014

Binu Baby Narakathu (foreground) and Sai Guruva Avuthu
Credit Western Michigan University

On this edition of WestSouthwest, we feature  two interviews originally broadcast this summer.  

WestSouthwest September 1, 2014

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Local Music
7:45 pm
Fri August 29, 2014

LHI Live: The KeJuan Carter Group

KeJuan Carter, Dave Van Haren, Mike Horrigan, Hugh Little, Bryan Blowers
Credit C. Lieurance

Jazz singer KeJuan Carter recently graduated from Western Michigan University with a master's degree in vocal jazz performance. He and four other WMU jazz musicians - Hugh Little, piano; Bryan Blowers, guitar; bassist Mike Horrigan and drummer Dave Van Haren - put a personal touch on new, old, and overlooked

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SW Michigan
10:31 am
Fri August 29, 2014

Merchants, Kalamazoo's Library Partner for Discounts

The Kalamazoo Public Library is using the month of September to show that having a library card has its privileges.

Its cardholders can get discounts at more than 15 local stores and museums during National Library Card Sign-up Month, according to a news release. Participating businesses include bookstores, coffee shops, restaurants, gift shops and the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts.

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