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.
Kalamazoo, Your New Dream Deluxe Apartment in the Sky Is Ready
The lyrics from The Jeffersons TV series sing about "movin' on up to the east side, to that deluxe apartment in the sky."
Start Screaming! Cedar Point Opens Its Gates on Friday
Coaster people, rejoice. All people, rejoice. Friday, May 14th, Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio opens up for the weekend and for the season.
How Many Cereal Box Heroes Have Hit Songs? Sugar Bear Did
We've all heard well known music used in commercials. But the cereal people in Battle Creek may have been the first to turn that concept around and to create an original pop song to not only promote their products, but in one instance, scoring a hit song.
‘Excited!’ Kalamazoo Wings Reveal Schedule; Hockey Is Back in Oct
"Excited!" That's the word Kalamazoo Wings team governor Toni Will used to describe the feeling as the team announced their 2021-2022 ECHL schedule Tuesday afternoon on Facebook Live. Coach Nick Bootland summed it up as "so close, yet so far."
Like a Phoenix, Barn Theatre Rising Again To Celebrate 75 Years
Any small business owners will attest to the difficulties the past year has presented to keeping their business alive. The Barn Theatre in Augusta is no different. Started in 1946, there have been more than a few times its future was in question, but none like the past year with Covid shutting, esse…
Latest Best List Rating Pizza States Is Just ‘Fighting Words’
If you think our society is polarized over politics or social issues, just start a conversation with someone about best pizzas and pizza states.
Cedar Point Eases Mask Requirement – A Little – On Rides
The immediate headline may raise a few eyebrows, but eventually, you have to figure, we will return to some level of normal. Right?
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.
It Won’t Be The Food Making You Drool At This Kalamazoo Car Show
Classic car shows are kind of like certain movies on TV. If one of them is on, I may not watch all of it, but I'll stop and watch for a while.
Greta Van Fleet Getting ‘A Whole Lotta Love’, Drops New Album
"They are Led Zeppelin 1." Plant told a radio station in Edmonton.