Hi. I'm the managing editor for the websites of Townsquare Media in Kalamazoo, Battle Creek and Lansing. In a previous life I was lead explorer of Season 1 of the Haunts and Legends of New York video series (http://bit.ly/HauntsAndLegendsNYS) and host of Foodamazoo (http://bit.ly/Foodamazoo).
Bless Their Hearts, This North Carolina City Has a Street Named for Mackinac Island
It's a 15 hour drive from Raleigh, North Carolina to the Straits of Mackinac, but that didn't stop a subdivision developer in the Tar Heel State from naming a street after Mackinac Island.
Insane Inflatable Returns to Lansing Area July 2019 – St Patrick’s Day Deal Now
The crazy fun serious fun of the Insane Inflatable 5K is coming back to Mid-Michigan in June 2019 at Uncle John's Cider Mill.
Every Stone From This Magnificent Michigan Home was Once Hand Washed in the Grand River
Some call it the most beautiful home in Eaton Rapids. It's big, and historic - and perhaps most striking is the story that every field stone on this home was, according to legend, hand washed in the Grand River.
Hurricane Force Winds Confirmed on Lake Superior During February 2019 Wind Storm
The last weekend of February brought a windstorm and blizzard that will be remembered for a long time across Michigan. Perhaps it's fortunate that the one location that saw hurricane force winds has no permanent population.
Arizona Gets Dusting of Snow, Newspaper Whines ‘We Might as Well Be Michigan’
We get it, southern Arizona, you have heat and deserts and snow is a complete rarity. So perhaps it shouldn't come as a surprise that the front page of Saturday's (2/23) Arizona Daily Star from Tuscon shouted out the headline, "We Might As Well be Michigan."
This Obscure Michigan Location is the Westernmost Point in the Eastern Time Zone
Michigan's time zone boundary gives us a geographic oddity - the westernmost point of the Eastern Time Zone in the United States.
This Guy Took the ‘Bridge to Canada’ Exit in Detroit by Accident And Got ‘Deported’
Call this Detroit's point of no return - the Bridge to Canada exits in the city don't allow any return to the United States.
If You Eat Lay’s Chips, Your Potatoes Likely Came from This Southern Michigan Farm
There's a large farm in southern Michigan that grows potatoes for Lay's potato chips. Tear open that next bag knowing there's a good chance your chips were home grown.
No, You Don’t Add an ‘s’ to Make Paczki Plural – the Grammar of Paczki
Paczki, the fried Polish donut treat served on Fat Tuesday are a pleasure to eat. But if you want to get your vernacular correct, here are the rules you need to know.
Michigan Avenue Once Aspired to be The ‘Longest Street in the World’
A connected set of Michigan Avenues from Detroit to Chicago was envisioned to be the "longest street in the world."