Hailing from the Great Plains and Wichita, KS, my name is Meatball, and I'm a Michigander-in-training. When you don't hear me on the Rocker Morning show with Mark Frankhouse, you'll likely find me belly-up to one of the local breweries or eateries. I'm also easily distracted by bright lights and loud sounds, so my second home from home will always be a live concert. Two Truths and a Lie: I've Met Kevin Kostner (twice) I'm a classically trained Operatic Tenor I once got kicked out of a McDonald's in Paris for ordering "Freedom Fries" You decide which one you think is the lie! STOKED to be rockin' on the ROCKER in Kalamazoo! Let's go get a beer, and you can teach me how to be a proper Michigander!
“Top Chef” winner from Michigan, Kristen Kish, Joins New “Iron Chef: Quest for an Iron Legend” Series on Netflix
Kristen Kish won Season 10 of "Top Chef," and her career exploded. Now, she's co-hosting one of the most iconic cooking shows in culinary television history.
Stolen Excavator Used to break into Metro Detroit ATM
Where exactly do you just FIND an excavator available for something like this?
Escape Civilization with “The Fisteris” Airbnb in Bangor, Michigan
First impressions can be intimidating, but get to know "The Fisteris" Airbnb, and you might have second thoughts. It's seriously an escape from civilization that everyone should experience at least once.
New Faygo Ice Cream Flavors have Roots in Cake Frosting Past
It seems obvious that ice cream and Faygo would go hand in hand, but did you know, Faygo actually got its start with another dessert.... CAKE!
Michigan Man Blows Own Hand Off When Explosive Device He Was Handling Detonates
Police already had the man under investigation. After the explosion, a cache of weapons, explosives, and thousands of rounds of ammo were confiscated from his home.
You Can’t Do That on Bicycles: Rules of the Road for Cyclists in Michigan
As gas prices skyrocket, more people are opting to take their bikes out more often, so let's get familiar with the Cyclist's rules of the road in Michigan.
Michigan Man Builds Guitars out of Reclaimed Wood from Old Detroit Buildings
Mark Wallace is reclaiming the lost remnants of buildings in Detroit, and turning the wood from those buildings into beautiful instruments.
Record Heat Wave Coming to Michigan – Tips to Stay Cool From Someone Who’s Been Through It
Kalamazoo, and a large portion of the upper Midwest and Michigan, are expected to set heat records this week, some of which have stood for more than 100 years!
What is Synthetic Urine, and Why Does Michigan Want to Make It Illegal?
It's become a lucrative business venture in states where marijuana is legal. Now, legislators in Michigan want to make Synthetic Urine illegal.
Lakeside Wisconsin Home for Sale has a Built In Slide, Elevator, and Game Room
Whoever designed and built this home was still a kid at heart. They might have even had their own children design part of it with that Slide in the front room!