Catch me writing about pop culture and weird stuff I find mindlessly scrolling as part of Townsquare Media's Content Team. Covering everything from murders to music festivals, my work has appeared in several publications throughout the suburban Chicago area including the Northwest Herald and the Daily Chonicle. In my free time, I enjoy collecting vinyl and lamenting about the Chicago Cubs.
Cheap Trick Still Hometown Heroes Amid Rockford Hard Rock Plans
Illinois town continues to embrace rockers with a fan trail and planned casino featuring Rick Nielsen's guitars.
Interesting Trend Revealed Among Most Popular Baby Names Of 2023
A baby industry website has revealed the most popular baby names so far in 2023 and those it says are at risk of becoming "extinct."
Boo! The Best Places That Celebrate Halloween Across the U.S.
Who has the scariest decorations? Which small towns celebrate the best?
Woman Wants Answers After She Found This in Hobby Lobby Pumpkin
How did that get in there?
National Park Service Roasts Couple’s Breakup on Social Media
The National Park Service has quickly become one of the best follows on social media for people who enjoy nature with a side of humor.
Free COVID Tests to Return Across U.S. Starting Sept. 25
The free at-home tests are by request only.
Massive Amounts of Olive Oil Stolen as Prices Skyrocket in Stores
Oh, this is why olive oil is so expensive now.
U.S. Military Needs Your Help to Find Missing Fighter Jet Involved in ‘Mishap’
An air base in South Carolina has reached out for the public's assistance in finding a missing fighter jet that was involved in a "mishap" on Sunday.
Ding Dong: The Definitive List of The Oddest, Strangest and Downright Filthy Town Names In Every State
We combed through list after list of the oddest, strangest and somewhat naughty-sounding town names in every state to create a definitive collection complete with unbelievable facts about each location.
Pizza Vending Machines Really Exist, Here’s How to Find Them
Pizza vending machines are really a thing. We tracked down their locations in case you have a 24/7 need for pizza.