My obsessive love of rock didn't surface until later in life -- around the same time I began learning electric guitar and listening to artists like Jimi Hendrix. I spent the next decade learning everything I could about rock. Along the way I found myself gravitating towards against-the-grain bands like Pearl Jam, Modest Mouse and Queens of the Stone Age. I began pursuing a career in radio after realizing I would be able to talk about music all day and get free CDs and concert tix. After grinding it out on the intern circuit, I landed a job at the Banana! I later became a writer for Loudwire.com and I'm currently the Digital Managing Editor for Townsquare Media Flint.
If You Bought Milk Products in Michigan After 2003 — You’re Due a Refund
A class action lawsuit has resulted in everyone who bought milk in the last 14 years being entitled to a decent little chunk of change.
These New Michigan Laws Hit the Books in 2017
As we enter the new year, there are a handful of new laws of which you should be aware. Regardless of who you are, at least one of these laws will touch your life (or wallet) in some way.
Davison Woman Seeks Reunion With Birth Daughter Who Was Adopted
Davison's Tammy Zimmerman Hickey is reaching out to the public in hopes she can be reunited with her birth daughter, who was adopted nearly 41 years ago.
Study: Michigan Falls $4 Billion Short on Annual Infrastructure Spending
A new report says that Michigan misses the mark on infrastructure spending by about $4 billion... every year. That's a lot of zeroes.
Michigan to Require Work for Food Assistance + Welfare Drug Test Results Are In
Michigan is beginning to require minimum work requirements for able-bodied recipients of food assistance, and the results of the welfare drug testing pilot program are in.
Flint’s 7 Hottest Christmas Gifts of 2016 Are Selling Like Hotcakes [PHOTOS]
The holidays are right around the corner, and if you're having trouble finding the perfect gift for the Flintstone on your list -- we got you covered. These are the 7 hottest gifts in Flint for Christmas of 2016.
Obama Roasts Michael Jordan at Award Ceremony [VIDEO]
President Barack Obama hosted his final Presidential Medal of Freedom ceremony yesterday, and basically had a liquidation sale on all his most fire Michael Jordan jokes.
R.I.P. Palace of Auburn Hills: Pistons Are Moving to Downtown Detroit [VIDEO]
After several months of heavy speculation, it was announced today that the Pistons will join the Lions, Tigers, and Red Wings in Downtown Detroit.
Michigan Food, Beer & Wine Festival is This Saturday [VIDEO]
Join us this Saturday, November 12th at the Dort Federal Event Center for the 5th annual Michigan Food, Beer & Wine Festival!
Biggest Super-Moon of Our Lifetime Is Coming November 14th
The moon will be closer to Earth than it ever has before in our lifetime (well, most of us, anyway) on November 14th.
Is Flint Headed for Another Water Crisis?
Flint's next water crisis might be closer than we think, and worst part is that we haven't even solved the first crisis.
ATTN: Creepy Clowns — Don’t Be Surprised When Someone You Scare Hurts You [OPINION]
When this creepy clown epidemic get outs of hand, and it will, you face-painted jokesters better not come looking to me for sympathy.