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.
Purse Bingo Fundraiser at St. Mary’s Church in Kalamazoo
These bags are the real deal. In fact, the single person to complete the "coverall" gets a Dooney & Bourke bag valued at over $550! Enjoy food, concessions, free deserts, and over 100 door prizes!
Brian Vander Ark Concert to Benefit Crayons4Kids
Michigan's own Brian Vander Ark of The Verve Pipe fame is once again joining forces with Crayons4Kids for an acoustic benefit concert Friday August 3rd, from 8pm-10:30pm at the WMU Gilmore Theatre Complex. Crayons4Kids is a wonderful charity that aims to make extended hospital stays for childre…
Leaving Children in a Hot Car – Michigan Has Strict Penalties
It's barely July and we have already seen some really high temperatures this summer. With recent news of a baby succumbing to heatstroke in a parked vehicle, it's a grim reminder that the heat is no joke, and its' affects happen quickly. We know that we shouldn't leave children o…
Ballpark 5K and Tailgate Party at Homer Stryker Field
What better way to spend a summer day than with a 5K, tailgating, and baseball?
Corks for Conservation 2018 at Binder Park Zoo
Corks for Conservation is coming up on July 13th. This 21+ event will feature live music, hors d'oeuvres, live animal presentations, and, as the name suggests, Michigan beer and wine tastings.
Vintage Electronics Expo Coming to Kalamazoo
Whether you fancy yourself a gadget guru, or you're trying to find the perfect finishing touches for your Mad Men inspired home decor, the Vintage Electronics Expo at the Kalamazoo Expo Center is right in your wheelhouse.
Get the Kids Cooking with a Class at Henderson Castle
According to Henderson Castle, each class is hands on and all the tools and ingredients are provided. The classes are for children between the ages of 7 and 14. Parents are encouraged to attend and watch from outside of the kitchen. Tickets are $49 per student for the three hour class.
Battle Creek’s Shock and Awe – By the Power of Greyskull…
I had the chance to meet the brothers Bennett, owners of Shock and Awe Fireworks in Battle Creek. Great guys, great store. Tons of things that go BOOM to choose from. My favorite, though, has to be the Pirate Sword.
Former Portage Hooters to Become Arbor Branch
It came as a surprise to Southwest Michigan wing enthusiasts when Hooters on Westnedge closed their doors for good. It seemed like the barstools went up and the lights dimmed overnight, leaving the storefront standing vacant for six months. People were left wondering what would take it over. A new r…
Retro in Kalamazoo Closed
It is with a heavy heart that I announce that Retro on Westnedge in Kalamazoo has closed it's doors for good. The storefront is empty, and the website's official statement states, quote, "Retro is Retired~! Thanks to everyone that supported our store over the years~! We are sold out a…