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.
Your Portage/Kalamazoo Black Friday/Thanksgiving Shopping Plan
To get the best deals, you need a plan. Find out what stores open when and what deals you'll find at the big box stores' Thanksgiving/Black Friday sales in Kalamazoo and Portage.
Reminder: Baiting and Feeding Deer Is Still Illegal in Michigan
There's been talk of repealing Michigan's ban on baiting and feeding deer, but no concrete action has been taken. It is still illegal for the 2019 firearms hunting season.
The Average Kalamazoo Christmas Budget is $500
Is your holiday spending out of control? How much does Christmas cheer cost you? Five hundred dollars is the average holiday budget for Kalamazoo shoppers.
Put On That Party Dress- Tom Petty Tribute Band NYE @Bell’s
Because the waiting is the hardest part, ring in the new year at Bell's with The Insiders, a Tom Petty tribute band.
New Program Designed to Help Michigan Veterans Get Jobs
The Helmets to Hardhats program will assist veterans with skills training and career opportunities in the construction trades.
Hunting Season Now Open for People of All Abilities in Michigan
Disabled hunters are giving the sport another shot with these accessible hunting trailers.
Kalamazoo Academy of Rock w/Matt Giraud @Kalamazoo State Theatre
In 2019, Kalamazoo Academy of Rock celebrated their 10th anniversary; 2020 is going to be even biggest with a headlining show at the historic Kalamazoo State Theatre.
Thanksgiving Eve is Special Again Thanks to Tantrick Brewing Co.
Allegan's Tantrick Brewing Co. invites you to tie one on the night before Thanksgiving with a sweet new release craft beer.
There May Be a Liquor Shortage in Michigan This Holiday Season
This certainly won't add to the holiday cheer. Distribution issues could make your favorite liquor hard to find just when you need it most: the holidays.
See Our State’s Favorite Christmas Song: Michigan Rocks
Spotify has crowned Mariah Carey the "Queen of Christmas," but her holiday hit is not the #1 Christmas song in Michigan. See what is popular around the Midwest and here at home for the holidays.