I joined The Rocker in March of 2012 as co-host on The Rocker Morning Show. When not on the air, I enjoy long walks on the beach, milkshakes with two straws, and really bad horror movies. Other watchables on my list are British comedies and documentaries. I enjoy drinking good bourbon, knitting, staring at my cats, and volunteering at the Kalamazoo Civic Theatre.
Tony Award Winning Red at Civic Theatre
Red follows Abstract-Expressionist Mark Rothko as he begins a series of murals. His creative process is explosive, and his assistant Ken can't seem to do anything right. Is he selling out or gaining exposure?
Gander Mountain in Portage Grand Opening this Weekend
Gander Mountain, is now open at 5348 South Westnedge Avenue in Portage! It's new! It's improved! It's 31,000 square-feet of outdoorsy heaven.
Help Kalamazoo Foster Children with Duffle Bags of Love
Did you know that local Foster children show up at their temporary family's houses with their belongings in garbage bags? That's if they have any belongings at all. Some arrive with no coats, no shoes, nothing of comfort that promises a happy ending to their family strife. Imagine it; you&…
15-Year-Old Three Rivers Girl Loses Everything in Fire – You Can Help
Imagine being woken in the middle of the night in sheer terror. There's fire. Everywhere. You're 15-years-old and you're watching everything you've ever possessed engulfed in tongues of heat and smoke. You run. You survive. But you have nothing.
I Don’t Shut Down at 7pm – Why Does the Kalamazoo Mall?
I like to meet for dinner by 6:00, so I'm full and happy before the dinner rush starts, and then I fancy a stroll on the mall, seeing what wares and trinkets are in the window. But that's it; I can't go beyond the window, because most of the stores are closed by 7:00pm. Even stopping …
Jay and Silent Bob Get Old Coming to Detroit, Grand Rapids
If you were a 90s kid, then Jay and Silent Bob were fixtures in your life. From Clerks, to Mall Rats, to Chasing Amy, Kevin Smith and Jason Mews created the most unlikely of heroes that the underdog could cheer for. They were Everyman... if Everyman smoked pot, talked raw, and definitely shouldn&apo…
Rocket Fizz Kalamazoo is Hiring
According to their Facebook page, they are looking for people with evening and weekend availability, great customer service skills, and a willingness to "taste unique candies and soda flavors and make recommendations."
Discovery Puts Humans in Michigan 2,000 Years Earlier than Thought
University of Michigan paleontologists recently excavated a farm in Chelsea where in-tact skeletal remains were unearthed. This single discovery could change everything that scientists know about early Michigan and change the perception of early human/mammoth interaction.
Civic’s No Way Out Explores Family’s Struggle in Nazi Germany
Geographically torn apart during World War II, a family’s only means of communicating with each other was through their letters. About 500 letters were later found and translated, chronicling the events taking place in Germany starting in the summer of 1938.
Best Buy Done with CDs – Where Can You Buy in Kalamazoo
Best Buy recently announced that they will no longer sell CDs. There are three great places in Kalamazoo that still sell CDs, vinyl, and everything else a music lover could hope for.