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Bell’s Beer To Branch Out In 2016

Bell's Beer will head to six additional states In 2016.

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5 Kalamazoo Area Date Night Ideas That Won’t Break The Bank This Winter

Have you noticed that during the Michigan winter months all you want to do with your date nights is stay in and hibernate? Or if you do venture out, you end up dropping way too much money on all the comfort food and drinks that you lay eyes on? Well we have some ideas to save your pocket book.

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Happy Birthday, Michigan! My Five Best Things About Us

Happy Birthday, Michigan! The state is 179 today. But as we all know, 179 is the new 140. I've lived here long enough to where I can put this list together with some gravitas.

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Kalamazoo Craft Beer Festival Tickets Available During Beer Week

2016 is bookended by fantastic in Kalamazoo celebrating craft beers. Kalamazoo Beer Week is being held across Southwest Michigan during the week of January 16-23 and the year concludes with the Kalamazoo Craft Beer Festival at Wings Event Center on November 5.

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Kalamazoo Is Now NOT The Best City For Beer Drinkers

According to smartasset.com Portland, ME and Asheville, NC are the top 2 cities in the U.S. for beer drinkers.  Does that confuse anyone else?

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Is “Beer” The New “Tech”? Craft Brewer Sells For $1 Billion Dollars

The company that makes Corona and Modelo Beers is buying a craft brewer for $1 billion dollars. This is causing some to wonder if there isn't a beer "bubble" phenomenon being created similar to the tech bubble of the 1990's, and subsequent crash.

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How-To with Tess

How-to open a beer bottle with household items...

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New Health Benefits of Beer

The Craft Beer Festival is right around the corner on November 7th at Wings Event Center.  This new finding couldn’t have come at a better time.

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Last Chance Of The Season For Kalamazoo’s Night Farmers’ Market

With local, fresh and tasty foods and creative and unique crafts to browse on a nice fall night, why wouldn't you stop by the Farmers' Market? This Thursday is the last day of the season to enjoy the Kalamazoo Night Farmers' Market. 

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Kalamazoo Halloween Beer Tour

Seasonal beers, ghosts, haunted attractions and more!

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