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Home near Colon burns down after vehicle crashes into it

COLON, MI (WTVB) – A home near Colon was destroyed early Monday morning after a vehicle crashed into it and caught fire. The Colon Fire Department was dispatched at 12:38 a.m. to a report of a single vehicle crash which took place in the area of Burr Oak and East Palmer Lake Roads.
COLON, MI
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Kalamazoo man found guilty of 2020 double murder at apartment complex

KALAMAZOO, MI – One of three siblings charged in a double murder was found guilty in Kalamazoo County Circuit Court Monday. A jury found D’Angelo Davis guilty Monday, June 27, of two counts of first-degree premediated murder in Circuit Court. He was charged in the Dec. 29, 2020, fatal shooting deaths of Katoya McPherson, 33, and Floyd Brashers Jr., 36, at the Oak Tree apartment complex in Kalamazoo Township.
KALAMAZOO, MI
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Home destroyed after vehicle crashes into it, bursts into flames

COLON, MI (WKZO AM/FM) – A home near Colon in St. Joseph County was destroyed early Monday morning after a vehicle crashed into it and caught fire. The Colon Fire Department was dispatched at 12:38 a.m. to a report of a single vehicle crash which took place in the area of Burr Oak and East Palmer Lake Roads.
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Union man accused of strangling man who loaned him money

A Union Township man was arrested Saturday for allegedly strangling the person who loaned him money and asked when he’d repay it. Deputies with the Isabella County Sheriff’s Office were called to a house in the 500 block of Ward Street shortly after noon on Friday by a 32-year-old man who said that the 59-year-old man he loaned money to strangled him when the 32 year old asked when he’d get his money back.
ISABELLA COUNTY, MI
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One arrested after crash leads to house fire

COLON TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A home was fully engulfed in flames early Monday morning after a car crashed into it. The St. Joseph Count Sheriff's Office responded to a crash with entrapment in the area of Burr Oak Road and West Palmer Lake Road in Colon Township. Benton Harbor...
COLON, MI
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Viva! Fajita brings flaming fajitas, margaritas and more to Portage

PORTAGE, MI — Viva! Fajita owners Dave and Tiffany Thompson hope to open their new Portage restaurant to the masses following the upcoming Fourth of July weekend. Some members of the community; however, have already begun to get a taste of what’s in store at the area’s newest Southwest grill and margarita bar as the Thompsons and their staff launched a soft opening and began serving guests on a reservation-only basis, beginning Thursday, June 16.
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Suns Out Buns Out Cafe

The food truck debate has been going on for years. I worked in Peoria, IL in the early 2000’s and even then, before the invention of actual food trucks, there was huge controversy. Every Friday in the summer, they’d have food carts on the courthouse square. The brick and mortar downtown business threw a fit every year because it was taking business away from them.
BATTLE CREEK, MI
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14-year-old shot in Kalamazoo, suspect in custody

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — A suspect is in custody after allegedly shooting a 14-year-old in Kalamazoo. The shooting happened around 1:30 a.m. Monday in the 1100 block of Cadillac Street. The 19-year-old suspect, from Kalamazoo, was taken into custody shortly after the incident, according to Kalamazoo Public Information Officer Jay...
KALAMAZOO, MI
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New Black-Owned Cocktail Lounge in Michigan Pays Homage to Pioneer Black Mixologists

A new Black-owned cocktail bar is opening in Kalamazoo, MI, and aims to give roses to pioneering Black mixologists and celebrate Black culture. With a menu boasting a unique twist on soul food classics, Dabney & Co. is sure to stand out when it opens later this summer. The new lounge will be housed at 344 N. Rose Street on the northeast corner of West Kalamazoo Avenue and North Rose, M Live reports.
KALAMAZOO, MI
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