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.
Overdose Deaths Down in Michigan for the First Time in 6 Years
More than 2,500 people died of drug overdoses in 2018...and that's good news?
The Salvation Army is Looking for Kalamazoo Area Bell Ringers
No talent is required, just a healthy amount of the holiday spirit to help those in need during the Christmas season and ring bells for the Salvation Army.
Things To Do in Kalamazoo: Weekend of Nov. 22-24
Holiday shows, unique gift ideas and the Kalamazoo Beer Cup; Discover Kalamazoo has the weekend rundown of things to do in Kalamazoo.
Traverse City Bakery Wins Top Vegan Apple Pie Award from PETA
Third Coast Bakery was recognized by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals for creating one of the 10 best vegan pies in the country.
Michigan Hunters Target the Hungry
It may be illegal to feed the deer during hunting season in Michigan, but hunters are feeding the hungry by donating venison.
Light Up Kalamazoo: Bronson Park Tree Lighting Set for Nov. 29
The holidays are merry and bright in Candy Cane Park as the annual Bronson Park tree lighting ceremony will be November 29.
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.