Kalamazoo County Community College culinary students and diners at Havermill Cafe may know a little bit about the skills of Kalamazoo chef Cory Barrett. Now the rest of the world knows after Barrett won the Food Network's "Spring Baking Championship."
Internet rumors ran ramped Thursday about Western Michigan University having America's first brewing degree.
It's time to crack open those bottles and celebrate, Kalamazoo — on Friday morning, the rumors were confirmed.
Starting in the fall semester of 2015, Kalamazoo will be home to America's first sustainable brewing degree through Western Michigan University (WMU) and Kalamazoo Valley Community