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Bell’s Brewery Loses Trademark Dispute To Tiny North Carolina Brewery
Bell’s filed the federal complaint in 2015, after Innovation Brewing applied for a trademark. Bell’s claimed that the brewery’s name sounded too similar to their own marketing phrase, “Bottling innovation since 1985”
Suspect In Benton Harbor Murder Arrested In Kalamazoo
Benton Harbor authorities investigated a missing person report Sunday, and found her body in her car at an apartment complex a few hours later. Foul play was suspected, and a suspect was identified.
Battle Creek Icon Preston Kool Passes Away At The Age Of 86
Preston “Pres” Kool passed away at the age of 86 on Friday, January 5, after a struggle with dementia. Visitation for Pres Kool will be Tuesday from 1-3 and 5-7, at Covenant Hope Church.
Suspect Sought In Violent Armed Robbery In Kalamazoo
The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says a woman was exiting her vehicle in the 1300 block of S Westnedge around 6:20pm, when a man came behind her and said he had a gun.
Kalamazoo Man’s Disappearance Suspicious, Police Say
Police in Kalamazoo are now investigating the suspicious circumstances surrounding a man’s disappearance. Information is described as “sketchy”, but authorities say they believe some kind of “altercation” might have led to William Gray’s disappearance Decemb…
Battle Creek Unlimited Offering $200,000 For Brewery To Open In Downtown
Battle Creek Unlimited announced that they are seeking proposals for a brewery, brew pub or distillery to be located in the downtown area, preferably at one of the three properties BCU owns. The accepted business would receive up to $200,000 in financial assistance to get started.
Pedestrian Killed In Kalamazoo Crash Identified
A Kalamazoo man who was killed after he was struck by a vehicle has now been identified. According to Kalamazoo Township police, 81-year-old John Simpson had been crossing W. Main St. near Solon on Tuesday, when a westbound vehicle crashed into him;
79 Jobs Coming To Fort Custer Industrial Park
Janesville Acoustics has announced that they are closing their facility in Richmond, Indiana, and moving the jobs to Battle Creek. Janesville Acoustics is based in Southfield, and is a subsidiary of Jason Industries, Inc.
Sparta-based Produce Company Recalls Apples Over Listeria Concerns
Concerns over potential contamination is causing a western Michigan produce supplier to recall several varieties of apples. Jack Brown Produce says that if you've purchased one of these products, you should destroy them, and contact them for a refund.
Salami Recalled After Potential Salmonella Discovered
The USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service say that the products made by Piller’s Fine Foods were sold in Michigan and four other states, and could be contaminated with salmonella.