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KALAMAZOO (WKZO AM/FM) -- Borgess Medical Center is getting a new name, and so are its satellite hospitals.
They are being re-branded to reflect that they are part of the Ascension health system.
The new name for the Kalamazoo facility on Gull Road will be the Ascension Borgess Hospital.
Their affiliate facilities: Borgess Lee in Dowagiac and...

Vision myths pervade the internet and YouTube, so how can you separate fact from fiction when it comes to protecting your eyesight?

KALAMAZOO (WKZO AM/FM) -- The suspect in Kalamazoo’s latest homicide has been formally charged.
Jerome Oday II, a 27-year-old Kalamazoo man with a previous criminal history has been charged with felony murder and a couple of gun felonies for the shooting at the J & B liquor store early Saturday that left another man dead.
Apparently ...

KALAMAZOO (WKZO AM/FM) -- Kalamazoo City Manager Jim Ritsema is giving the homeless camped out in Bronson Park until 7:00pm this evening to pack up their tents and leave. 
At a heated meeting, Ritsema pointed out that the city had held up its part of the bargain to address the demands of the protestors, but the homeless failed to leave Bro...

UPDATE: Kalamazoo Public Safety and the St. Joseph County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday morning Sumney was found safe. ------------------------------- KALAMAZOO, Mich. - Kalamazoo police are searching for a Colon man who left Bronson Hospital and disapeared. Robert E. Sumney, 74, Colon, was last seen 11 a. m. Sept. 17 as he left Bronson Hospital. He told family he planned to drive to Minnesota, but has dementia and is easily confused. Sumney is 6 feet 2 inches with a medium build.

KALAMAZOO, Mich. - A Kalamazoo man was arrested after police said the 61-year-old was pointing a gun at a number of people. Kalamazoo Public Safety said they were called out to Clarence Street near Jackson Street around 8 p. m. Monday. Officers later arrested the man for felonious assault. They found a loaded handgun inside his home as well, according to KDPS. While police were searching the suspect's home, they told us a 30-year-old Kalamazoo woman was also arrested for meth.

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PLEASANTON, Calif.—Americans spend nearly one-half of their waking hours (42 percent) looking at a screen, according to a recent survey. The survey, conducted by OnePoll on behalf of CooperVision, asked 2,000 people about their screen-time habits, whether it’s using a mobile phone, laptop, TV or tablet. Assuming the average American gets eight hours of sleep each night, that means they spend six hours and 43 minutes…

It’s that time of year again: the leaves show signs of burnt umber and fiery orange, the air gets cooler and pumpkin spice appears in nearly every beverage at the coffee shop. As you enjoy some cider and doughnuts and everything pumpkin, it’s time for fall festivals!
The fall season is

The China Aerospace Studies Institute (CASI) Joins NCUSR's Nationwide Live Event on China, October 9
Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will talk to audiences (webcast) in 100+ locations across the United States during the 12th annual CHINA Town Hall on October 9. The two-part event, sponsored by the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations and CASI, features an on-site discussion with retired Admiral Samuel Locklear, former…

Rates of childhood obesity in the U.S. have tripled since the 1970s, and despite recent optimism that those rates are stabilizing or dropping, the latest evidence proves otherwise. A study p…

New guidelines on what Americans should eat include strict limits on sugar for the first time.

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We estimate the effects on postsecondary education outcomes of the Kalamazoo Promise, a generous, place-based college scholarship. We identify Promise effects using difference-in-differences, comparing eligible to ineligible graduates before and after the Promise’s initiation. According to our estimates, the Promise significantly increases college enrollment, college credits attempted, and credential attainment. Stronger effects occur for women.

United States - September is Healthy Aging Month, an annual health observance designed to focus national attention on the positive aspects of growing older. According to Get Healthy Aging Magazine, it's never too late to reinvent yourself. This month is to inspire and motivate practical ideas for adults, ages 50-plus, to improve their physical, mental, social, and financial well being. Drs. Travis and Jenna Zigler, founders…

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BATTLE CREEK, Mich. - With the change in seasons comes some tidying up for West Michigan residents. The city of Battle Creek will kick off their annual fall cleanup Monday for residents. They will be able to up to 10 cubic yards of construction waste and trash at the curb along with their usual trash through Friday. Waste Management will pick up the bulk trash at the curb on their regularly assigned traffic pickup day for no extra charge.

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ALLEGAN, Mich. - Two people will face serious charges after the Allegan County Sheriff's Office said they found them breaking into a home in Monterey Township. Deputies were called out to a home before 9 p. m. Sunday on 28th Street north of 134th Avenue for a break-in. When they arrived, they found a woman hiding in a car in the garage, and another suspect inside the home. The homeowner was not home at the time, but told deputies he had a number…

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According to a national survey released by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, nearly two out of three American adults report having eye or vision problems. A significant percentage of them, howeve