I joined The Rocker in March of 2012 as co-host on The Rocker Morning Show. When not on the air, I enjoy long walks on the beach, milkshakes with two straws, and really bad horror movies. Other watchables on my list are British comedies and documentaries. I enjoy drinking good bourbon, knitting, staring at my cats, and volunteering at the Kalamazoo Civic Theatre.
Retro in Kalamazoo Closed
It is with a heavy heart that I announce that Retro on Westnedge in Kalamazoo has closed it's doors for good. The storefront is empty, and the website's official statement states, quote, "Retro is Retired~! Thanks to everyone that supported our store over the years~! We are sold out and not purchasing new stock."
2-Year-Old Paw Paw Boy Found Thanks to Family Dog
It's a parent's worst nightmare. Myhia Perez of Paw Paw woke up last Wednesday morning to realize her 2-year-old son, Princeton, was not in his room. He wasn't anywhere in the home.
Vote for Kalamazoo for the Nicest Place in America
We know Kalamazoo is a great destination. We've got something for everyone; the beer lover, the art critic, the foodie. We have history, culture, and beautiful parks. Bicycle trails and rivers perfect for kayaking. But more than that, we're a community that believes in helping our neighbors and reinventing spaces to be better used by the people. I think we deserve a little recognition, don't you?
Kalamazoo Jaycees Baconfest – Need I Say More?
Bacon. It just makes everything better, doesn't it? Throw it on a cheeseburger and instantly up your grilling game. Pop it in to some grilled cheese and enjoy a sophisticated version of a childhood favorite. Wrap it around a good cause and your fundraiser becomes a sizzling good time.
King’s Shoe Repair Closes With Customer’s Items Still Inside
King's Shoe Repair on Gull Road had no such sales. In fact, it closed it's doors overnight... with many customer's belongings still inside
Irish Fest Returns to Kalamazoo This Weekend
Old Dog Tavern is bringing the food, music, and fun of the Emerald Isle to Kalamazoo for Kalamazoo Irish Fest, this Friday and Saturday (June 22nd-23rd).
Ping Pong Comes to Bronson Park
Bring your own paddles and ball down to Bronson Park and check it out for yourself! What's next? Shuffleboard? Bags? Ladder Ball? We'll have to wait and see.
Four Kalamazoo Stores that Should Have Delivery
We've been spoiled with groceries delivered to our door. Now Target is getting on the Shipt wagon. I wish these Kalamazoo stores delivered.
Target to Start Home Delivery with Shipt
You know what their commercials say: "Out of the stuff you need? Time for a Target run!" But that is about to change. Target is jumping on the home delivery bandwagon and has joined forces with Shipt to bring the "stuff you need" right to your door!
One of Kalamazoo’s Furriest, K9 Bodi, Retires from Public Safety
When a member of Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety retires, there's often a party, some gifts, a few speeches with light-hearted and well-meaning ribbing. I have a feeling that this retirement is going to be filled with a lot of "good boy"s. Bodi, a longtime member of the KDPS K9 unit, is retiring