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.
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.
Dog And Cat Flu Can Be Deadly
Flu season is wreaking havoc and is proving deadlier than any in recent memory. I knew dogs and cats got sick; I just thought they threw up and that was it.
Will Michigan Change The Drunk Driving Threshold?
The weekend is here, we've got cabin fever, the weather has broken and many feel like it's time to get out of hibernation. Anticipate a mass migration to bars & restaurants but remember to not drink and drive. In fact, you may soon have to monitor your alcohol intake to…
Finding Part Of Michigan Meteor Could Make You Rich
There's speculation that if you find part of the recent Meteor could be worth a fortune which would cause a rush to the Detroit area. Wouldn't that be ironic.
Michigan Law Wants To Stop Dog Breed Ban
I'm always nervous around a Pit Bull. It's wrong to assume the worst but it seems like when there is an unwarranted attack, 9 times out of 10 it's a Pit Bull.
Should Michigan Require Bible Class In Kalamazoo Public Schools?
The course would offer teaching of Hebrew scripture and Old & New Testament but would not be required. Only the offering of the class would be.
Plans Revealed For Heritage Guitar Complex In Downtown Kalamazoo
As I reported last September, our friends at Plaza Corp and Rolling Stone Magazine were kicking around an idea, WHICH THEY OBVIOUSLY STOLE FROM ME, to re-imagine the old Gibson Guitar Factory into a national destination.
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.
Is Eddie Bauer The Next To Close At Crossroads Mall In Portage?
National chain stores are closing up sighting sagging sales due, mainly, to online shopping. So what is the next store closing at Crossroads Mall in Portage?
Is There A Ponderosa Left In Michigan?
We were driving down Westnedge in Portage the other day doing what a lot of us do that have lived here for a while; asking each other: 'What used to be there'?