Yesterday we told you about a program that’s turned two Kalamazoo hotels into a temporary home for people who were homeless. Many are moving on to permanent housing. But not everyone, and time is getting tight. One hotel is closing. The other one may stay open a couple more months. In the second of a three-part series, reported in collaboration with MLive and the Kalamazoo Gazette, the deadlines are causing anxiety for some guests and the people serving them.
"If you know family, especially in the African-American community, you know these people," says Face Off Theatre Artistic Director Marissa Harrington about the new play "I Am Grace," by local playwright Vickie G. Hampton. In a conversation with Cara Lieurance, Harrington and Hampton preview the world premiere production, which will be staged at the Dormouse Theatre May 21-23. Both in-person seating and online viewing passes are available .
COVID-19 vaccination is continuing throughout Michigan , Indiana and the nation. As of April 5th, all adults in Michigan are eligible for the vaccine. Find information from county health departments at the links below. Check back to this page for updates on vaccination clinics in the region and other events.