Mike McKelly has been the host of The Rocker Morning Show in Kalamazoo, MI for 27 years which means hundreds of thousands have woken up with Mike and many have grown up with him. Ironically, Mike has never grown up. In addition to his wake up duties, Mike is the Operations Manager overseeing programming for the 4 Townsquare Media stations. He enjoys all sports, playing golf, movies that make him cry and an occasional Brandy Old Fashion. Mike and his wife Karla live in Portage, MI and are the proud parents of 4 great kids Ryan, Kaitlyn, Aaron, Lauren and granddaughters Peyton, Sawyer and Madelyn.
Winter Olympic Events Only Possible In Kalamazoo
With the Winter Olympics underway, I started thinking about what Olympic events would only be possible in Kalamazoo.
The 10 Commandments Of South Westnedge Avenue
Over the years I've been counseled and have counseled on the do's & don'ts of the street. Maybe it's time we laid down the 10 commandments of S. Westnedge.
Is Portage Toys R Us On the Michigan Closing List?
You might remember Toys R Us declared bankruptcy last September and we've been waiting to see if the Portage location would be one of the 6 to be closed in Michigan.
5 Things Only People In Portage Would Know
As someone who has lived in Portage for nearly three decades, it's about time that I pass along to the people who don't live there some of the things I've learned, discovered, adjusted to and put up with. These are the 5 things that only Portage People know.
Kevin Hart Coming To Kalamazoo
One of the funniest people on the planet is coming to Kalamazoo. Kevin Hart will be doing his stand-up at Wings Event Center February 9th, 2018.
Kalamazoo Hurricane Irma Relief Effort
Loy Norrix, MSU and NFL standout Todd "TJ" Duckett and his "Hands Up" Foundation are once again coming to the rescue of hurricane victims.
The Sound Michiganders Make Instead Of Saying Excuse Me
Somebody from another part of the country brought to my attention the other day that we Michiganders make a sound when we have to get past someone or accidentally bump into someone other than saying 'excuse me.' Or when something bad or awkward happens. See if you've found yours…
Battle Creek Business Saves Galesburg Boy Scouts Who Had Camping Gear Stolen
Last week we heard about a trailer full of camping gear that was stolen in Galesburg. The trailer belonged to Boy Scout Troop 265 who were getting ready to go on a winter camping trip. The trailer was eventually found but about $10,000 dollars in equipment was gone.
Who Should Replace Coach Fleck?
Now that it's confirmed that P.J. Fleck is rowing his boat to Minnesota, the next order of business is his replacement. And since we can DREAM BIG at this juncture, here are a possible top 5 candidates.
Latest PJ Fleck Rumor: Stays at Western Michigan for $30,000,000
With all the rumors of Western Michigan coach P.J. Fleck getting thrown around, none of them have him staying in Kalamazoo. Until now. There's the Purdue rumor, the Houston rumor, the Notre Dame rumor, the list goes on.