Downtown Kalamazoo businesses

Downtown Kalamazoo
6:40 am
Fri May 10, 2013

Who is living in downtown Kalamazoo?

The mall in downtown Kalamazoo
Credit WMUK

Interview with Al Jones

This week MLive Kalamazoo has taken a look at living in downtown Kalamazoo. Their series has examined the growth in people living downtown and some of the things that have lured them.

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6:37 am
Tue April 9, 2013

Sarkozy Bakery could re-open in four months

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Loan package will allow renovation to start this week
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Sarkozy Bakery could be ready to reopen in four months, thanks to a $270,000 loan package that will allow the business to begin renovation of its new building soon. The 34-year-old bakery, a fixture downtown, was destroyed by a fire in February 2012.
6:17 am
Tue March 5, 2013

Kalamazoo City Commission approves loan for Sarkozy Bakery

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Bakery will reopen on East Michigan Avenue later this year. Money comes from Small Business Revolving Loan Fund.
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- The Kalamazoo City Commission on Monday approved a $40,000 loan to Sarkozy Bakery that will help the bakery reopen. Sarkozy Bakery at 335 N. Burdick St., was destroyed by fire on Feb. 25, 2012. The 34-year-old business had been a fixture in downtown Kalamazoo and had developed a following for its European-style breads, pastries, cookies and appetizers.