Been doing this a long time. At KFR since '87. Had an awful lot of fun through the years here. This is one special radio station. Also, since coming to Kalamazoo, both my sons were born here, and are living here now. Michael works for the schools, and David is wrapping up a degree at Western. Proud to say they're my best friends as is the love of my life, Kathy, the hottest woman alive.
State Farm to Close Kalamazoo Facility; 600 To Lose Jobs
State Farm Insurance announced the closing of 11 regional facilities today that will cost 600 Kalamazoo workers their jobs.
You’ll Love the Food (and the Prices) from this Vintage 1932 Kalamazoo Restaurant Menu
Whenever I run across on of these vintage images of things past in Kalamazoo, I think missed my calling and should've been a historian or an urban anthropologist. Here's a menu from a restaurant named The Barrels in downtown Kalamazoo.
Rising Kalamazoo River Floods Ballpark and Some Streets in Vine and Edison Neighborhoods
Rising water levels on the Kalamazoo Rivers have partially flooded Homer Stryker Field, and has forced the City of Kalamazoo to shut down some streets in the Vine and Edison neighborhoods.
Kalamazoo Native Jordan Klepper To Host New ‘Nightly Show’
"Local Boy Does Good" would be a trite way to headline Jordan Klepper's lastest accomplishment, but it's true. USA Today says Klepper has been named the host of a new version of Comedy Central's Nightly Show.
KVCC Lady Cougars Roll To 6th Straight Championship
The Kalamazoo Valley Comm. College Lady Cougars Basketball team cruised to their sixth consecutive MCCAA Western Conference Championship, Monday night with a 98-62 blowout of Lansing Comm. College.
Widespread Illness Shuts Down Kalamazoo, Gull Lake Schools on Friday, February 24th
With approximately 1,900 children and counting sick with colds and flu, Kalamazoo Public Schools had decided to close schools on Friday.
Martha Parfet, Upjohn Granddaugher, Gilmore Bros. President, Dies at 91
Martha Gilmore Parfet, granddaughter of W. E, Upjohn, and former president of Kalamazoo department store, Gilmore Brothers, died peacefully at her home on Gull Lake Monday. She was 91,
PJ Fleck and WMU Cut Deal on ‘Row The Boat’
They'll be rowing the boat in Minneapolis this fall. P.J. Fleck and WMU have cut a deal for the "row the boat" slogan. But Western did okay, too.
Anna’s House Is Open In Kalamazoo Now
Well, like a lot of people around here, I've had variations of the creeping crud since the holidays, so I missed the big news. Anna's House is now open in Kalamazoo.
Tributes Pour in For Mike Ilitch
As word began to spread about the passing of Detroit business and sports giant Mike Ilitch, tributes began to be expressed.