Jessi Phillips


a group of mostly Black men sit at a conference table with laptops

July 15, 2022

A Kalamazoo city program is using business skills and licensing exam training to address the dearth of building contractors and upend a racial disparity in the trade.

Lee Patton, Lee Patton Jr., and Markus Patton standing in front of an ice cream truck

June 17, 2022

A locally owned ice cream truck company has recently launched. It’s a combination of tastes and sounds that are nostalgic to some and strange to the younger crowd. But for everyone, it’s just in time for the heat wave.