Hello, my name is Rebekah and I was born and raised here in Southwest Michigan. After graduating from Michigan Tech in the beautiful U.P. I joined the Townsquare Media team and the radio stations I grew up listening to. When I am not creating content at the station, I enjoy hiking long trails with my dog, reading in my hammock, and exploring new cities.
Local Artist “Embodies” Talents and Wins at ArtPrize 2022
Local Southwest Michigan artist and ArtPrize 2022 Time-Based Winner, Kristen Zamora’s Embodied project has helped heal people from near and far.
Early Education In Michigan Is Changing And On The Rise With Transitional Programs
Due to the restrictions in the classroom from Covid-19, children entering school systems have been given a disadvantage when it comes to classroom socializing and learning. While not all states offer programs to help ease these students in, Michigan has offered a Young 5’s program for decades.
Michigan Road Laws That Are Actually Legal.
With the combined forces of one-way roads, construction season, icy road conditions, etc. driving in Southwest Michigan can sometimes be confusing and risky with the fast-paced speed of local drivers. With all of the confusion, what are some road rules and regulations that are actually legal, when everyone thinks they shouldn’t be?
Niles Scream Park Hears Customer Pleas For Upcoming Season
It’s almost that season boys and ghouls. Michigan is known for its legends and hauntings, so naturally, Halloween and anything remotely spooky makes the chill of those fall nights all the more exciting. Southwest Michigan has a few of these haunts, but one of them has registered with local residents more than others with their haunted attractions.
Do Southwest Michigan Restaurants Offer Free Birthday Specials?
Birthday specials and freebies can be found in restaurants all across the state of Michigan, but does Kalamazoo's restaurants offer any of their own sweet deals?
Local Hartford Speedway To Host Cannabis Crown Festival This August
Southwest Michigan is having its very own cannabis festival this weekend at Hartford Speedway. The Original Cannabis Crown festival is an on-site consumption festival where local vendors and growers have the chance to experience, share, and sell cannabis to any 21+ year old adult.
Are These Michigan’s Deadliest Wild Animals?
With shark week 2022 in full bloom, and Michigan being shark-less thanks to being surrounded by the great freshwater lakes, what animals are considered dangerous and most likely to attack Michiganders? Though Michigan is known as the Wolverine state, we are home to many natural and invasive predators from small to large.
Who Has The Best Summers: Upper or Lower Michigan?
Michigan has had many debates over the generations regarding the differences and similarities behind the Upper and Lower Peninsula. Perhaps some of the biggest differences between these two peninsulas are due to the changing seasons. With both parts of Michigan having vastly different qualities, what makes each have their own special summer?
Flashing Headlights In Michigan Is Protected By 1st Amendment, But Does That Mean It’s Legal?
Headlight flashing in Michigan, while many people view this simple act as a courtesy of some variation, could this seemingly harmless act actually be illegal?
Wisconsin Dells Welcomes America’s First Rotating Waterslide In Summer 2022
Now open for yearlong fun at the Mt. Olympus Water and Theme Park in Wisconsin Dells, the Medusa Slidewheel combines the technology of a waterslide and the movement of a ferris wheel to become America’s first moving waterslide.