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.
Kalamazoo Native Jordan Klepper To Host New ‘Nightly Show’
"Local Boy Does Good" would be a trite way to headline Jordan Klepper's lastest accomplishment, but it's true. USA Today says Klepper has been named the host of a new version of Comedy Central's Nightly Show.
How Times Change: The Last Time the Red Wings Didn’t Make the Playoffs….
The last time the Detroit Red Wings didn't qualify for the Stanley Cup Playoff, its was the 1980-90 season. Here's what was going on around here in 1990.
This Would Be The Coolest Summer Job Ever!
Cedar Point is done remodeling for the winter, and is now hiring 5,000 workers for this coming season at the legendary park on Lake Erie, in Sandusky, OH.
A New Dave Benson’s Eating Kalamazoo; The Ultimate Comfort Food
I don't know if everyone defines comfort food the same. For some, it's something tasty when you're having a bad. For other, comfort food is a celebration. Either way, here's one of my favorites for this installment of Dave Benson's Eating Kalamazoo.
It Was 78 Today; Man, What A Day. What Did You Do?
It's funny, late March most years gives us two day to go crazy.
It’s Job Fair Season; WMU Has One For Teachers, And One
With a whole new crop of graduates coming into the job market, WMU has two job fairs during the first week of April.
Places To Watch Bronco NCAA Hockey Opener Friday Night If You Don’t Have ESPN3
The NCAA Collegiate Hockey tournament gets underway Friday night, and the 2nd seed WMU Broncos take on the U.S. Air Force in the Providence regional at 7:30. The live broadcast is on ESPN3.
[New Feature] Dave Benson’s Eating Kalamazoo
There are a lot of great places to eat in both Kalamazoo and Battle Creek, and surrounding communities. We all have our favorites. And, in most cases, when we have a favorite place to eat, we have a favorite item on the menu.
Local Holiday Oberon Day Is Monday. Are You Ready?
Over the past decade or so, Oberon Day has become an unofficial state holiday. It means there might be summer this year. Well, get ready, Oberon Day is Monday. Here's some of what's going on .
Benson Show Quickie: You Have $8 Billion And You Can’t Do This?
Bill Gates is the richest man on the planet for the fourth straight year. Net worth, somewhere around $8.6 Billion Dollars. And yet, you can't do this?