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.
WMU Hikes Room and Board 3% For 2017-18
The Western Michigan Univ. Board of Trustees voted to raise the cost of room and board 3% for the coming 2017-18 school year.
Speed Limits Increase to 75 MPH on Select Michigan Highways
Gentlemen and Ladies, start your engines. Well, it's not quite that, but beginning Monday, May 1st, speed limits on many rural Michigan highways will increase.
WMU Begins Construction of New Signage, “Wayfinding”
With the start of May, Western Michigan University begins a construction project to improve signage and wayfinding around campus.
[Gallery] Saying A Well Deserved “Thank You” To American Heroes From WWII and Korea
On Saturday, April 22nd, an airplane took off from Kalamazoo for Washington D.C. It was filled with area veterans of WWII, Korea and also caregivers and relatives who had experienced other wars. The purpose of the Honor Flight is just that; to honor those who served our country and preserved our fre…
‘Fare Games’ Contest Winners Pho on the Block Opening Vietnamese Restaurant on Portage Roa…
Last summer, a group of community organizations held a contest for a prime piece of real estate on Portage Rd. in the Washington Square neighborhood. Winners were chosen and a Vietnamese "fusion" restaurant will open in May 5th at the location.
Michigan State Police Celebrates 100th Birthday Today
The Michigan State Police is celebrating their centennial birthday today.
Dave Benson’s Eating Kalamazoo at Bell’s
I really don't mean to sound like a cheerleader for Bell's. I'm not on their payroll or anything; just a big fan. And this week's Dave Benson's Eating Kalamazoo is just a small look at what I love about it.
You’ll Love the Food (and the Prices) from this Vintage 1932 Kalamazoo Restaurant Menu
Whenever I run across on of these vintage images of things past in Kalamazoo, I think missed my calling and should've been a historian or an urban anthropologist. Here's a menu from a restaurant named The Barrels in downtown Kalamazoo.
Kalamazoo Issues Boil Water Order After Water Main Breaks near Stadium, Michigan and Lovel…
The City of Kalamazoo is fixing a broken water main near just west of the Stadium Drive/West Michigan Avenue and West Lovell Street intersection.
Detroit Lions Unveil New Uniforms; Will Success Follow?
The Detroit Lions unveiled the new uniforms they will wear in the upcoming 2017 season, to a group of season ticket holders, last Thursday night.