What I call “laughin’ and scratchin’, I’ve been doing a long time. I grew up in Chicago, and the long and winding road of radio brought me to Kalamazoo in January of ‘87. Had an awful lot of fun at one special radio station, next door, but like Tom Brady, let’s see what we can do here. Both my sons were born here. Michael lives here and is a long time Rocker listener, and David is now living the dream in Chicago, hoping to be a comedy writer. Proud to say they're my best friends, as is the love of my life, Kathy, the hottest woman alive.
Here’s To The Champions. St. Julian Scores Big At Competition
St. Julian Winery keeps on doing itself and this part of Michigan proud. The Paw Paw winery picked up 13 medals at a prestigious wine competition in February. But that's not the whole story. Michigan, once again, proving it's a mecca for wine makers and wine lovers.
Fascinating Zoom Tonight: Kalamazoo Baseball And Color-1880-1920
No sports celebrates its past like baseball. And even then, there are historical topics that many people, especially younger fans, don't know, because these stories have slipped through the cracks or simply have been forgotten.
Carrot and Stick: Whitmer Plan to Reopen State Tied to Vaccine
Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced her latest plan in dealing with the Covid pandemic. The plan ties the number of vaccination to loosening current restrictions, some of which have been in place since early last year.
You’ll Love These Dazzling ‘Vettes At New Gilmore Museum Exhibit
There are a handful of American cars that are truly iconic; fiberglass that can make you drool.
This Video of Battle Creek’s Lakeview Sq. Mall Could Make You Cry
It's when you see some pictures from inside Battle Creek's Lakeview Square Mall similar to the one above from three years ago, and compare it to your own memories from maybe two or three decades ago, that you realize the seismic shift that has taken place in our society and our world.
Battle Creek Thumbs Its Nose At Experts; Roundabout Rejected
The City of Battle Creek will not be building a roundabout at the intersection of North Ave. and Emmett Street near near Bronson Battle Creek Hospital and Kellogg Community College.
The Earth Has Been Good To You, Give The Parks Some Love Thursday
Thursday's Earth Day clean up in Kalamazoo City Parks could be fun or a bit of a struggle.
As New ‘Pure Michigan’ Ads Start, Could Timing Be Any Worse?
As a new series of promotional ads and graphics promoting "Pure Michigan" is set to begin, you have to ask yourself, could the timing be any worse?
Battle Creek Sets Q&A Session For Roundabout Naysayers And Others
It's an interesting thing. A discussion of "roundabouts" is sort of a microcosm of our society today.
Own The Irving Gilmore Mansion in Kalamazoo For Less Than $450K
It would be difficult to get more "Kalamazoo history" than Irving Gilmore.