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Downtown Jackson News
JACKSON, MI – In the morning, it's a breakfast and coffee bar. In the afternoon, it's a food court. And in the evening, it's a sit-down restaurant and bar. The three-in-one business development planned for the corner of Cortland and Francis streets in downtown Jackson...read more
JACKSON, MI – A customer bought a grapefruit at Community Vibrations in downtown Jackson, despite thinking it cost a little more than expected. That customer came back to Jackson's new food co-op the next day and bought eight more. "They came in the next day and were...read more
JACKSON, MI – While it's only visible from the lot behind the building, the murals painted on the new Community Vibrations food co-op exemplify the motivation behind the local, organic store at 229 S. Mechanic St. The three murals were painted by Jackson artist Doug...read more