Animal Stories: Michigan Raccoon Gets Head Stuck In A Storm Drain
It's time for Animals Stories, kids. And this is the story of lil' 'ol Rocky Raccoon, who got his head stuck in a storm drain, in Harrison Township. And who among us can't relate to Rocky's predicament?
Like ‘The Promise’, WMU Alums’ Huge Gift Gets National Headlines
The excitement was palpable Tuesday afternoon as Western Michigan University President Dr. Edward Montgomery announced the Empowering Futures Gift. The school has received the largest largest private gift ever to a public university, totaling $550 Million dollars, over a ten year period. There were …
Fun Photos Capture Love of Couple and Their Love of Hot ‘N Now
If this photo shoot was classic literature, it might be called "Love Among the Burgers (and Fries)". But at a time where there's been little to smile about, here's something that will give you reason to not only smile, but to get hungry.
Jeopardy Contestants Failed To Answer Easy Detroit Red Wings Question
I know. I know. I live in Michigan. Of course, I should know this "question" from Jeopardy. But how in the name of Art Fleming could three really smart geniuses not know that answer to this question?
Three Businesses That Should Go Into the Alamo/AMC Movie House
With a spirit of optimism beginning to envelop us all, what with the slow ending of the pandemic of 2020, I've turned my focus to resuscitating projects left for dead in wake of the pandemic. There are a fair number of properties that are now up for sale or lease around Kalamazoo, having been l…
Have You Noticed Gull Road is The ‘Wash Capital’ of Kalamazoo?
The running joke around Kalamazoo for the past few years has been how every empty building is becoming a credit union. Well, it's no joke, but Gull Road from Riverview in Kalamazoo all the way to Meijer in Comstock Township is the "wash" capital of the county if not the entire Midwest…
Just Plain Cruel; Man Accused Of Stomping Parakeet in Detroit
I am trying to focus my thoughts as I being to relay this ugly story from Allen Park. Anger? Hey, Jack, we all get angry. The past year has made us angry. The past week of heat and humidity makes us all angry, but this, and over $30 dollars?
Bell’s Bright Mural Focuses How Much Cafe Area Has Been Reborn
As Kalamazoo residents and others, like tourists, begin to return to normal life, a little sprucing up is taking place as part of the welcome back. Bell's Eccentric Cafe has a new mural that is on display on its west side wall.
Detroit’s Comerica Park Going To Full Capacity. Opening Day II?
"We can’t wait to celebrate with 41,083 of our closest friends!"
Timeless Photo of Kalamazoo World War II Vet Will Melt Your Heart
What's the old saying? "A picture is worth a thousand words?"