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 Opens E-Sports Facility on Friday
The tremendous growth of esports is nowhere more evident than at Western Michigan University, which opens an esports facility on Friday.
The Best Craft Beer in the World Is Still Here
The Great American Beer Festival results are in, and Michigan is still home to some of the best beer on the planet.
Binder Park Zoo Is Home To The Cutest Red Panda Ever
There's cute and then there's cute. Oolong is a male red panda cub at Binder Park Zoo, born in late June.
Seriously? Are ‘This Is Us’ Fans The Biggest Morons?
After you read this, you may think I'm completely wrong. And you may be completely right. But, seriously?
Horror Fans, Scream: Original Michael Myers Is Coming To Niles
If you just can't get enough of scary horror movies, and you love haunted houses, this may be the perfect scenario for you. The original Michael Myers from the first Halloween movie will be at Niles Scream Park. However, it will cost you.
Michigan’s 2018 State Christmas Tree Is Ready
The state says the tree will be cut on October 25th. "Harvested" is the word they use, and it's quite the undertaking.
There’s So Much More Art Prize To See Than We Did
What made the featured image of Robin Williams, Lou Costello, John Belushi, John Candy and Jerome "Curly" Howard, extra special, was right at the time I was taking the photograph, the piped in music was playing the Beatles' Yesterday.
Benson: ‘It Was Like Going To Foreign World, Another Planet’
Right near the top of my list of phrases I hate is "I'm really easy to shop for". You know how some people can't wrap their minds around directions or algebra. Ok, for me, it's gift giving. I was all set this year for Kathy's birthday. And then disaster happened.
Check Your Freezer; Deadly Ground Beef Recall Announced
You may want to check your freezer, just in case. The USDA says a major Colorado meat processor has recalled for over 132,000 pounds of ground beef from the beginning of summer. But if you bought ground beef and froze it, it might be worth taking a look.
WMU Opens Manufacturing Lab in Grand Rapids
A year ago, Western Michigan University announced a collaborative effort with Grand Rapids Community College, and with West Michigan manufacturers to help ease the need for talent in manufacturing. Wednesday, the first examples of that effort were put on display.