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Paul McCartney Disguises the Beatles as ‘Lonely Hearts Club Band’: The Story Behind Every ‘Sgt. Pepper’ Song

By 1966, the four Beatles had more than their fill of Beatlemania.

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Aubree’s in Kalamazoo – Relationship Status Complicated

Dear Aubree's Pizzeria and Grill in Kalamazoo,

As you know, from your thoughtful "free dessert" coupon you emailed me, tomorrow is my birthday, and although I am saving my pennies, I decided to treat myself to a birthday lunch with you...

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Rocker Fan’s Family Needs Our Help

Yesterday morning our long-time friends Dan Holroyd and Bob Penny stopped in to let us know about Jason Shearer who passed away recently and is survived by his wife and 3 children.  As Dan and Bob told us, Jason was a great husband, father and friend who would do anything for someone else while struggling with crippling health issues and mounting medical bills.

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Former New York Yankees great, Derek Jeter stands by his plaque during a pregame ceremony honoring Jeter and retiring his number 2 at Yankee Stadium on May 14, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)
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It’s A Long Way From Cumberland Street in Kalamazoo – Derek Jeter’s Career Gets Its Exclamation Point

I have a friend who was a freshman when Derek Jeter was a senior at Kalamazoo Central. She says he was a nice guy, but nobody knew his baseball career would skyrocket to the level it did. Sunday night, was the exclamation point, the "cherry on top" cap to a two decade career.

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5 Tips for Starting a Spending Fast

Now that I am two-and-a-half months in to Project Pocketwatch, my year of needs-based spending, I am getting emails from friends asking what they need to know before starting a Spending Fast of their own...

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Paul McCartney Waxes Nostalgic, Gets Kaleidoscopic on ‘Penny Lane’: The Story Behind Every ‘Sgt. Pepper’ Song

“Penny Lane” is most commonly associated with Paul McCartney – and rightfully so.

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KDPS Accepting Applications

June is right around the corner, and the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety will be accepting applications, and they are more dedicated than ever to building a team that is up to date with the latest training...

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Kalamazoo On Tap Beer Quiz Pt. 2

Yesterday I offered up the 1st Kalamazoo On Tap Beer Quiz as we get ready for the event on Saturday at Homer Stryker Field from 3-6.  Looks like the weather is getting better and tickets are going fast.  Anyway, the answer to what beer name was made up was #3- IPA Hole.  A lot of my friends got it right on the first try cuz they know me too well.

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Strange Ways People Eat the Most Common Foods

Buzzfeed just released an article about the strange ways people eat the most common foods.  And let me tell you, friends, I was HORRIFIED by some of the results...

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The Beatles Start the Sessions for Their Masterpiece With ‘Strawberry Fields Forever': The Story Behind Every ‘Sgt. Pepper’ Song

The Beatles began the recording of their masterpiece with a song that didn't end up on it.

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