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Cosmo’s Cucina Brings Local Gourmet Food to The Vine Neighborhood

Cosmo’s Cucina Brings Local Gourmet Food to The Vine Neighborhood

Hannah Pittman

June 8, 2017

  Kalamazoo is full of unique local businesses, and Cosmo’s Cucina is no exception. Located in the heart of the historic Vine neighborhood, Cosmo’s is full of personality. It is located on the second floor of a 110 year old building on the corner of Vine and Locust St. The first floor is home t...

Norrix Students Plant Downtown for Kalamazoo in Bloom

Senior Nora Hilgart-Griff smiles as she helps beautify downtown Kalamazoo.  This annual tradition would not be possible without the help of so many volunteers like her. Photo Credit / Rachel Zook

Hannah Pittman

June 2, 2017

Kalamazoo in Bloom is a group of volunteers that raises money throughout the year for the planting day, which they do every year. They use volunteers from KPS schools, who spend the day planting, and get pizza after. Junior Dylin Nichols spent the day planting and said, “It’s really fun, and I’...

Defunding Planned Parenthood is a Mistake the U.S. Can’t Afford to Make

Defunding Planned Parenthood is a Mistake the U.S. Can’t Afford to Make

Hannah Pittman

February 1, 2017

  Planned Parenthood is a non-profit organization that provides reproductive health services in the United States. Every year they prevent more than two million pregnancies through contraception services. Planned Parenthood (PP) provides contraception, STD/STI testing and treatment, cancer screeni...

Dakota Access Pipeline Protests End in Victory

This map shows the old and new routes for the pipeline. It was rerouted due to concerns with the drinking water in the majority-white city Bismarck. Photo Credit / Hannah Pittman

Hannah Pittman

December 20, 2016

One thousand one hundred and seventy two miles of underground pipeline are planned to span across the midwest with the construction of the Dakota Access pipeline (DAPL). The pipeline is under construction by Dakota Access, a subsidiary of Energy Transfer Partners. Starting in the northwest region of Nor...

Community Mourns the Sudden Loss of Former Student Jaela Jordan

A selfie of Jaela Jordan from January. Jaela was attending Phoenix High School. Photo Credit / Jaela's Facebook

Hannah Pittman

November 15, 2016

Jaela Jordan, February 10th, 1999 - September 12th, 2016 Jaela Jordan, a Kalamazoo resident, passed away on September 12th, 2016. Jaela was a part of many Loy Norrix students’ lives. She left us too soon, but her time with us will never be forgotten. “There was never a dull moment when it came ...

Homecoming 2016 Spirit Week

FRIDAY: Senior Vaughn Taylor shows his school spirit with blue and white pom poms. “I’m pumped for my last homecoming pep rally,” said Taylor. Photo Credit / Hannah Pittman

Hannah Pittman

September 30, 2016

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