I joined The Rocker in March of 2012 as co-host on The Rocker Morning Show. When not on the air, I enjoy long walks on the beach, milkshakes with two straws, and really bad horror movies. Other watchables on my list are British comedies and documentaries. I enjoy drinking good bourbon, knitting, staring at my cats, and volunteering at the Kalamazoo Civic Theatre.
This Essay About Kalamazoo is a Gift for the New Year
Gabrielle Montesanti may be based in Missouri right now, but she once cast her shadow on the sidewalks of the Vine Neighborhood. Pursuing an MFA in Creative Writing at the moment, she was inspired to write an essay called "I Used to Run in Kalamazoo," and it is filled with imagery that is …
Help Find The Rightful Owner of Ashes Left Behind in Trailer
We've all lost items during long moves, but often they aren't replaceable. Sure, I miss a chair that was somehow misplaced during my move from Wisconsin to Kalamazoo, but it's absence doesn't create a void compared to one woman's discovery.
Celebrate New Year’s in Kalamazoo
Something for couples, groups, and families to do this New Year's Eve in Kalamazoo! Be safe out there...
Cabin Fever Busting Ideas for Winter Break in Kalamazoo
Oh, the excitement of Winter Break! Two weeks of holiday leftovers, and presents, and family visits, and fighting, and giving time-outs, and tears... WOW! That escalated quickly. Any parent knows how quickly the thrill of a break can lead to cabin fever.
Five Family Friendly Holiday Activities near Kalamazoo
Sure, Kalamazoo has a lot of ways to celebrate the holidays (beer), but we know that not every event is one you cam tale the kids to. Here are five great, family friendly way so celebrate the holidays in and around Kalamazoo!
You Won’t Believe The Holiday Beer Release at Boatyard in Kalamazoo
Breweries are known to release special brews for the holidays. Something that hints of Christmas cookies or peppermint mocha. But Boatyard has outdone themselves this year with The Most Extensive Christmas Beer Release Party on the Planet! There's something for every beer lover's palate.
Ulta Beauty to Take Over Old Country Buffet in Kalamazoo
Old Country Buffet on West Main in Kalamazoo closed their doors seemingly overnight. The building won't be empty for long. Ulta Beauty is renovating the space for a new location. I will forever refer to that location as The Beauty Buffet. You can totally use that. Tell your friends.
Winter Date Ideas in Kalamazoo
As the weather gets colder, it's easy to close the door to the elements and set your social calendar on "hibernate." But just because it's a bit chilly, doesn't mean it can't be a bit steamy. Reddit's Kalamazoo board was abuzz with winter date ideas, so I thought I…
God’s Kitchen in Danger of Cancelling Annual Christmas Dinner
A donation page has been set up to help raise the remaining $3,000. If they pull this off, Christmas Dinner will go as planned on December 20th at First Baptist Church in Kalamazoo.
Annual Holiday Expo and Craft Show This Weekend
If you are feeling a little behind on the decorating, or just need to add a few more tchotchkes to your ever-growing collection, the Holiday Expo is for you.