A Michigan man my whole life, I grew up in Holland and worked in Battle Creek for more than 10 years before finding a radio home in Kalamazoo. When I'm not on the radio you'll find me running, biking or reading a good book.
Things To Do In Kalamazoo: Weekend of January 17-19
Hypnosis meets comedy improv, discovering dinosaurs and bird and bargain spotting. Discover Kalamazoo has plenty of ideas for weekend fun.
Your Grandma’s CorningWare Could Be Worth Thousands of Dollars
That casserole dish could be worth a lot of cash. Take a look in your pantry for these rare cookware items that are unbelievably valuable right now.
It’s Not Your Imagination: Michigan is Getting a Lot of Robocalls
Does anyone even answer their phones anymore? Robocalls have become annoyingly pervasive in Michigan.
$8 a Pack? Here’s How Much Smoking Really Costs You in Michigan
Smoking doesn’t just ruin your health. It can also burn a nasty hole through your wallet. The cost of smoking is much more than the price you pay for a pack.
This Tiny Michigan Record Shop Has a Stage for Jam Sessions
Detroit's Bye Gone Records has vinyl recordings and a stage to feature live music at jam sessions and open mic- open anytime the store is.
Michigan’s Answer to Indy: A 500 Mile Snowmobile Race
We can't wait for Memorial Day to go racing in Michigan. Sault Ste Marie's I-500 snowmobile race is the biggest in the world.
You Can Still Ring in the New Year with a Polar Plunge
The Ice bucket challenge is so last decade. Keep up a century-old tradition that goes back to 1920 with a polar plunge, February 1 in Stevensville.
Use This Interactive Map to Find & Explore Great Lakes Shipwrecks
The wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald is the Great Lakes' most famous shipwreck. There are 9,000+ more; here's where to find them and how to explore the remains.
Vacation Like a Mongol: Rent a Yurt in this Michigan State Park
Yurt is a Turkish word for the round dwellings nomadic tribes built for shelter, dating back to the Mongolian gers on the steppes of Central Asia 3,000+ years ago. You can vacation in one today.
Inconceivable! ‘The Princess Bride’ Quote Along in Kalamazoo
Talking at the movies is not only allowed, it's encouraged at Final Gravity's screening of one of the greatest movies of all time, 'The Princess Bride.'