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.
Do You Miss TGI Friday’s? Now You Can Own A Piece of It
Maybe you had your first date at TGI Friday's on West Main in Kalamazoo. Maybe you just thought the movie posters were cool. Or maybe their water heater revved your engine.. Now you can own a piece of Kalamazoo restaurant history.
New Michigan Plate Celebrates Lighthouses, Preservation
A newly redesigned Michigan license plate will promote saving lighthouses, with most of the proceeds earmarked for that effort.
After 80 Years, Tot To Teen Village Is Closing
Long time Kalamazoo business Tot To Teen Village has announced it is closing, after 80 years.
Makena The Giraffe Gives Birth at Binder Park Zoo
Binder Park Zoo welcomed it's 10th baby giraffe into the fold, when 17 year old Makena gave birth on May 23rd.
Portage Spared As Payless Shoe Source Set To Close More Stores?
USA Today is reporting that Payless Shoe Source is now set to close almost 800 stores, as it reorganizes in bankruptcy. But what about their Portage locations.
Small Plane Runs Off Runway at Plainwell Airport
A small private plane ran off the runway at Plainwell Airport on Friday afternoon.
UPDATE: Gull St. Roundabout Construction Starts Wednesday
This Gull Street Roundabout construction project doesn't seem all that big, Work starts on Wednesday (May 31st) and should be done by July 20th. But it could be a traffic nightmare for those two months.
Kalamazoo TGI Friday’s Closes Its Doors
Do restaurant closings happen in threes? TGI Friday's shut it's doors today. Coming on the heels of Wendy's on West Michigan Ave, and earlier, Kentucky Fried Chicken on West Main, this is the third franchise restaurant to close in recent months.
It’s A Long Way From Cumberland Street in Kalamazoo – Derek Jeter’s Career Gets Its Excla…
I have a friend who was a freshman when Derek Jeter was a senior at Kalamazoo Central. She says he was a nice guy, but nobody knew his baseball career would skyrocket to the level it did. Sunday night, was the exclamation point, the "cherry on top" cap to a two decade career.
Delta Signs Deal With WMU To Train Airplane Mechanics
Delta Airlines has chosen Western Michigan University to be one it's select partners to train AMT's, (Airline Maintenance Technicians) Delta expects a high demand for these specialists in the coming years.