Been doing this a long time. At KFR since '87. Had an awful lot of fun through the years here. This is one special radio station. Also, since coming to Kalamazoo, both my sons were born here, and are living here now. Michael works for the schools, and David is wrapping up a degree at Western. Proud to say they're my best friends as is the love of my life, Kathy, the hottest woman alive.
There Is Hope. Root Beer Stand Set To Open For 2018
There are two major circles on my calendar every year. Maybe you, too? One is Oberon Day. (March 26th this year) And the day that The Root Beer Stand opens for the season, especially at the tail end of a long, cold, winter
Celebrating Diversity, Bell’s Adds Sparkleberry To 2018 Can Lineup
The Sparkleberry Ale is part of Bell's support of diversity in Kalamazoo. Sparkleberry was originally brewed as part of Bell's sponsorship of Kalamazoo Pride in 2013. That same year, it won a Bronze Medal at the Great American Beer Festival.
City of Kalamazoo: Clear Your Sidewalks
It sounds like the City of Kalamazoo is done messing around. They want you to clear your sidewalk. Now.
Farm and Fleet Returning to Michigan in Portage
Back in the day, Farm and Fleet stores were all over the West Michigan region. But with the advent of stores like Menards and Home Depot, they became a casualty of progress. But the Farm and Fleet name will be returning to Michigan and Portage.
Jim Harbaugh Gets a 10% Raise – Are You OK With That?
Jim Harbaugh is getting a 10% raise. He makes $5 mil. That's a half million dollar raise. It's in his contract. This past season, the Wolverines were 8-5.
Popular Idler Riverboat in South Haven Listed for Sale
One of best stops in the summertime in West Michigan is up for sale. A most unique restaurant is available for a mere million and a half dollars.
Facing Fridge Disaster, Kalamazoo Trader Joe’s Does A Really Nice Thing
The irony of the Kalamazoo Trader Joe's refrigeration system going down is, we're in the middle of the coldest weather here in a few years.
Former UM Coach RichRod Fired Again And it’s Nasty
The Swamp continues to grow. Former University of Michigan football coach Rich Rodriguez has been fired again, and the reasons sound pretty nasty.
Who’s Next? Lions, Bears Look For New Coaches
For most Americans today is New Years' Day. But in the NFL it's Black Monday, the day after the season ends, when coaches get fired.
Kelvin and Co. Set To Re-Open After Water Pipe Disaster
The way restaurants come and go in this area, you never know, but Kelvin and Company is coming back. "Bigger and better" is a cliche, but after a broken water pipe almost destroyed it, in this case it's true.