A Michigan man my whole life, I grew up in Holland and worked in Battle Creek for more than 10 years before finding a radio home in Kalamazoo. When I'm not on the radio you'll find me running, biking or reading a good book. I recently made the move to mornings where I'm joined by another Kalamazoo radio legend, Dave Benson. You can check us out weekdays from 6 to 10.
Historic Schuler’s Restaurant in Marshall to get $2M Makeover
That's a lot of cheese! The state of Michigan has awarded a $725,000+ grant that will be added to private funds to revitalize this Marshall institution.
There Was A Time When Michigan Had No Speed Limit
Drivers of a certain age remember when the maximum highway speed was 55 mph before it went back up to 70. Before that, you could drive as fast as you dared.
Ottawa Beach Inn, a 50-Year Favorite in Holland Closes
The longstanding lakefront restaurant Ottawa Beach Inn will remodel, rebrand, and reopen as Playa Tacos & Tequilas. Not everyone is excited about this change.
Lighthouse Keeper is the Most Michigan Summer Job: How to Apply
Spend two weeks tending the Lighthouse at Tawas Point and put Michigan's most-Googled job on your resume. You'll have to pay to do it, though.
19 Names Michiganders Give to Those Snow Icebergs on Your Car
You know, that wedge of dirty snow that collects between your tire and the body of your car in the winter? Is there a name for that? There should be.
Pine Knob’s Very First Concert in 1972: C’mon Get Happy
'Partridge Family' star David Cassidy was the inaugural performer at Pine Knob fifty years ago in 1972. The ticket prices were ridiculous.
Charming Montgomery Ward House For Sale in Battle Creek
Many people have heard of Sears homes, sold by catalog, but did you know rival Montgomery Ward offered them too? See a 1931 model for sale now in Battle Creek.
Bed Bath & Beyond is Closing 37 Stores, Including 1 in Michigan
That 20% off coupon may finally expire for good as Bed Bath and Beyond is closing 37 stores nationwide by the end of February. One is in southwest Michigan.
Snow Kidding: Here is the Complete List of 74 Snowplow Names for Southwest Michigan
Remember when MDOT had the contest to name its fleet of snowplows? Here are all 74 of the winners for Southwest Michigan to melt your heart.
Before ‘Full House,’ Bob Saget and Dave Coulier Starred in an ‘Absolutely Pathetic’ TV Commercial for this Michigan Restaurant
In 1984, three years before they were best friends on television, Bob Saget and Dave Coulier first met in Michigan. The sitcom stars starred together in a Big Boy commercial.