I joined The Rocker in March of 2012 as co-host on The Rocker Morning Show. When not on the air, I enjoy long walks on the beach, milkshakes with two straws, and really bad horror movies. Other watchables on my list are British comedies and documentaries. I enjoy drinking good bourbon, knitting, staring at my cats, and volunteering at the Kalamazoo Civic Theatre.
Kalamazoo Made a Mark on Renown Calligrapher from 19th Century
Handwriting is a lost art. Nothing proves that more than a brief look at the life of Louis Madarasz, a Texas born calligrapher who would go on to become one of the greatest penmen the world had ever known.
I Don’t Shut Down at 7pm – Why Does the Kalamazoo Mall?
I like to meet for dinner by 6:00, so I'm full and happy before the dinner rush starts, and then I fancy a stroll on the mall, seeing what wares and trinkets are in the window. But that's it; I can't go beyond the window, because most of the stores are closed by 7:00pm. Even stopping …
Michigan Senate Candidate Stews in Facebook Post Chastising Judge in Nassar Case
Unless you've been under a current events rock, you've heard that the trial against former doctor/current monster Larry Nassar didn't exactly go in his favor. Hundreds of women and girls came forward to share their accounts of being sexually abused at the hands of a man they trusted. …
Keeping it Cheap on Valentine’s Day in Kalamazoo
A dating landmine is fast approaching; Valentine's Day. Some write it off as a Hallmark holiday. But those who celebrate it know how important it is to nail it, and that can be tricky to do when you're on a budget. Here are a few Valentine's Day date ideas to spark a little love in Ka…
How to Report Pot Holes in Kalamazoo
The potholes in Kalamazoo are mightier foes than their Midwestern counterparts. They're big. They're deep. And they appear overnight like a whisper to surprise you (and your coffee) on your morning commute. So, what can you do to alert authorities to these navigational nemeses?
Harvey House in Paw Paw Up for Sale, Again
The last time this property was on offer was April 2016, but the updates that the current seller have made may have those on the fence making an offer before the day is out. 5 bedrooms. 4 bathrooms. Some of the spaces need a little TLC, but that's what you'd come to expect from a 116 year …
Pet Saving Oxygen Kits Donated to Kalamazoo Fire
The loss felt from a house fire is devastating. Make sure first responders know your pet could be in danger by ordering a free pet safety pack from the ASPCA, and following some tips from Red Cross Pet Disaster Preparedness
Help Find The Rightful Owner of Ashes Left Behind in Trailer
We've all lost items during long moves, but often they aren't replaceable. Sure, I miss a chair that was somehow misplaced during my move from Wisconsin to Kalamazoo, but it's absence doesn't create a void compared to one woman's discovery.
Celebrate New Year’s in Kalamazoo
Something for couples, groups, and families to do this New Year's Eve in Kalamazoo! Be safe out there...
Cabin Fever Busting Ideas for Winter Break in Kalamazoo
Oh, the excitement of Winter Break! Two weeks of holiday leftovers, and presents, and family visits, and fighting, and giving time-outs, and tears... WOW! That escalated quickly. Any parent knows how quickly the thrill of a break can lead to cabin fever.