Mike McKelly has been the host of The Rocker Morning Show in Kalamazoo, MI for 29 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, son-in-law Lucas, daughter-in-law Lauren, granddaughters Peyton, Sawyer, Madelyn and grandson Bennett.
Wendy’s & Pizza Hut Could Be Closing In Kalamazoo Soon
The loss of several local businesses from the shutdown has already become apparent but what if we have to shut down again?
The New Buddy’s Pizza In Kalamazoo Has Set The Opening Date
Buddy's Pizza surprised us. First that a new restaurant business was opening during the pandemic and second that they were looking for that many employees.
The Date has Been Set For Bottle & Can Return In Kalamazoo
We have the big things handled, now we take care of some of the little things. Except when it comes to our returnables. For many, that's become a big thing.
Kalamazoo Popeye’s Giving Away Free Chicken Tenders
Cars were lined up for blocks, fights were breaking out and stores were running out of sandwiches. What was the big deal? It's just a chicken sandwich!
AMC Theater In Downtown Kalamazoo Set To Reopen
Well this is a good sign. I was one of those who speculated that theaters might not come back due to the financial success of films recently on streams.
Michiganders Need To Accept These Stereotypes As Facts
First things first. We all have to take an oath to accept the obvious stereotypes as facts and get on with our lives such as they are. Here's a few.
Downtown Kalamazoo Favorite Files For Bankruptcy
Thankfully, there may be some hope as the parent company is filing for bankruptcy which may allow the Kalamazoo location to stay open.
Did Tear Gas In Downtown Kalamazoo Spread Coronavirus?
It remains to be seen whether the convergence of thousands of people will have an effect on the number of Covid-19 cases in these areas.
Kalamazoo! You’re Getting A Quarantine Auto Insurance Refund
Crime is down and traffic has been much lighter which has reduced stress and road rage. Car accidents have been less frequent which has made our lives safer.
Kalamazoo! You Don’t Have To Make Your Own License Plates
That brings us to one of the more bizarre and unusual occurrences to come out of the crisis.