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.
This Was Kalamazoo’s Hottest Dance Club – Now It’s A Garage Door
123 South Street. That's all it is now. A garage door at an address. But if said "Party on the Bayou", a whole generation of Kalamazooans would probably smile. Maybe even wince a little, too (at memories of a few mornings after, not to mention a few walks of shame)
Jackson Family, City Put Stop Sign On Michael Jackson Avenue
Not so fast, Detroit! A ceremony dedicating Michael Jackson Avenue has been cancelled. Why? Well, it seems there's been a misunderstanding. It appears the Jackson family thought Michael's brothers were being honored, too.
How Crazy Is This? Tigers Still Owe Miguel Cabrera Well Over Nine Figures!
By now, you probably know the Tigers' best player and future Hall of Famer, first baseman Miguel Cabrera is out for the season with a ruptured bicep tendon. But it isn't his on-field presence they're going to miss. The problem is how much money they still owe him.
Want Your Own Kalamazoo Nightclub? Up And Under Is For Sale
Have you ever wanted to own your own downtown Kalamazoo sports bar and restaurant and nightclub? Here's your chance. Rugger's Up and Under, at 711 West Michigan Avenue is for sale.
Best of Times, Worst of Times: 21 Years Ago When Red Wings Won The Stanley Cup
June 7th, 1997. I'm pretty sure any Red Wings die-hard remembers that date like it was yesterday. It was the night the Red Wings finally won the Stanley Cup, after a 42 year drought of, at times, epic proportion.
Kalamazoo Airport Picks Up $4.65 Million Grant To Rehab Runways
The Department of Transportation has awarded the Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport a $4.65 Million dollar grant that will be used to fix up and repair the airport's runways and infrastructure.
Vicksburg Man Proves Real People Do Win The Lottery
I don't about you, but I've never met a lottery winner. But with Michigan's anonymity law, I wouldn't have known anyway, unless I'd been told. But the Michigan Lottery sent a press release today. A Vicksburg man won $300,000.
MSU Reaches Half Billion Dollar Settlement With Nassar Survivors
Michigan State University has agreed to pay a half billion dollars to 332 victims/survivors who said they were sexually assaulted by former MSU sports medicine doctor, Larry Nassar.
Kellogg’s Shuts Down Operations in Venezuela As Conditions Deteriorate
Battle Creek based Kellogg's in the latest company to cease operations in Venezuela. The oil-rich country is in the midst of an economic crisis.
R.I.P. The Menards Guy
If I told you Ray Szmanda died, you'd probably say "who?" But if I told you he was "The Menards Guy", you'd probably know exactly who that is.