Hi. I'm the managing editor for the websites of Townsquare Media in Southwest Michigan and 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).
What Exactly Happens on Punk Island in Grand Rapids?
Ask someone from Grand Rapids and you're sure to hear lots of stories about Punk Island.
Historic 1880 One Room School House in Van Buren County Collapses Under Heavy Snow
The winter of 2018 has brought heavy snow to Southwest Michigan, and lots of it - too much for the historic 1880 Heath School near Bangor. The one-room schoolhouse has collapsed due to the snow.
Michigan’s Shortest State Highway Once Dead-Ended Right At Lake Michigan
You won't find it on any roadmap today, but M-209 was once a Michigan State Highway that ran right onto a Lake Michigan beach.
Piper, the Famous Traverse City Airport Dog, Has Died of Cancer
Piper, a dog that patrolled the runways at Cherry Capital Airport in Traverse City has died of cancer.
Michigan Is the Only State to See a Completely White Christmas in 2017
The Weather Channel has released its White Christmas Forecast, and Michigan is likely the only state in the nation that will be completely blanketed in snow on Christmas Day.
Will Michigan-Based Shinola Cut Ties With Matt Lauer?
Matt Lauer was shockingly fired from NBC News and the Today show this morning. What will his termination mean for his relationship with Michigan-based Shinola?
You Can Still Make out These Long Gone Southwest Michigan Drive-In Theaters from Space
There are few things that will get you more nostalgic than thinking about a drive-in theater. While there are still a few in our region, like the Capri in Coldwater, there are too many lost to history.
Check Out This Marriage Proposal Plowed In a Michigan Farm Field
"Will You Marry Me Kellie?" It's an easy enough question to answer but to ask it, you'd need to be in an airplane, hot air balloon or have access to a satellite.
What is Bombogenesis – Michigan’s Strangest Weather Phenomenon
Michigan weather can change at a moment's notice, we all know that. And when the weather changes very rapidly, that's a specific weather phenomoenon known as bombogenesis.
The Unbroken Mirror of the Kalamazoo Sanitarium
The Kalamazoo Sanitarium is demolished, gone and nothing more than memory. The legacy of the former building on Blakeslee Avenue includes ghost stories and gave one former Kalamazoo resident the creepiest moment of his life.
‘Diana of the Dunes’ is the Creepiest Lake Michigan Urban Legend You’ve Never Heard Before
She's a ghostly apparition that's said to haunt the shores of Lake Michigan. Learn the legend of Diana of the Dunes.
There are Two ‘Spartan and Wolverine’ Intersections in Michigan
Given the popularity of Michigan's two largest universities, you might think there would be lots of streets named Spartan and Wolverine in the state, but there are just two places where Spartan meets Wolverine