Rob Sparks

People Doing Good – Ionia Woman Saves a Turtle
I say it a lot, we’re all in this together; which is why I love finding stories of “People Doing Good”.
Today’s goodness comes from Ionia, where Holli Skibinski saw what looks like possibly a snapping turtle crossing Steele Street yesterday...
22 Times Instagram Was Totally Right With #OnlyInMichigan
Truth, Michigan is a pretty special place.  We’ve got tons of natural beauty and wilderness, along with a Great Lake on either side of the state.  We said no thanks to Cleveland and instead, we took over part of Canada. (Good move!)  We’re known for building cars, brewing …
Seriously, How Hard Could It Be To Play a Dead Guy On TV?
I have a friend who lives in Colorado and recently got into the film industry out there.  Yes, there actually is a film industry in Colorado – it seems a lot of Netflix series and movies are filmed there.
So this afternoon he called me to tell me how excited he is to be playing a dead guy …
Pay Attention: Traffic Flow at Leonard and 131 Has Changed
Let’s talk about this for a second; traffic patterns have changed at Leonard and 131.  It’s quite different and it’s amazing how FEW people have actually realized it.  I’ve almost been hit a few times on my way home.
A few weeks ago, when this went live, the city sen…
6 Restaurants We Need In West Michigan
Well, now we have Chick-fil-A in Grand Rapids.
But, now we need to work on a few other restaurants that are missing in our area. I made a list starting with my personal favorite that we're missing out on here:
1) Whataburger:
A lot of people talk about In N Out burgers, but I think Whata…
Rob Felt Left out Of Hallway Conversation… So Then This Happened
I walked out of the studio earlier this afternoon to hear all kinds of chatter from my fellow co-workers down by the printer.  They were having such a howling good time, (and I felt completely left out) so I pulled a line most of my managers have said to me:
Do you guys not have enough work to d…
MSU Student’s Dating Resume Goes Viral, So Rob Creates His Own
This maybe one of the most ingenious ways to get noticed in the dating world.  Joesph Adams, a Michigan State University student recently created a dating resume that’s going viral.
He says he created the resume after getting turned down by "An outrageous babe, a straight 10/10;"  He's now …
Grand Rapids Westsiders Watch Out, Someone Wants In Your Car
If you live in the Richmond Park/Alpine & Leonard area (or just, on the West side of GR), heads up:  Someone wants in your car!
Friday morning around 5:30am, I was awoken (or is it, I awoke?)...
Let’s try this again, Friday morning around 5:30am, I woke up when I heard guys talking …

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