Eric is a native Michigander with an interest in geogrpahy and history - but the reads won't be as snoozy as you might remember from school. In a previous life he 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).
In East Lansing, Count on a Good Riot in the Streets Win or Lose
The Michigan State Spartans had their Final Four dreams crushed by a suffocating Texas Tech defense but a loss didn't stop a Go-Green-Go-White crowd hitting the streets of East Lansing.
Bank of Ann Arbor Shows Support for Michigan State’s Final Four Run
With Michigan State just two wins away from a national championship, it looks like Ann Arbor is feeling the Green and White as these billboards from Bank of Ann Arbor prove.
A Goose Has Been Attacking Students at Eastern Michigan – Can We Get Him on the Football T…
The toughest hombre on the Eastern Michigan University campus in Ypsilanti is a goose that has been attacking students.
Grand Rapids is One of the Largest Cities in America Without a Major League Team
If you stop and think about it, there are major league-level teams in cities that might make you do a double take. They seem about the same size or smaller than Grand Rapids. So why doesn't GR sport a team?
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.
This Michigan Highway Was Never Built Because the Route Was ‘Impassable’
This highway was listed as "impassable" for many years on Michigan maps. The planned route, M-35, was eventually cancelled.
Falling Mackinac Bridge Ice Just Destroyed This Truck’s Windshield
Crossing the Mackinac Bridge is perfect weather is harrowing enough for some people. Imagine a crossing in an intense winter storm - one with ice falling from the tall bridge superstructures. That's the scenario this driver faced today.
If You Recognize This Complex Roadmap, You’ve Spent Time in Michigan’s Keweenaw Peninsula
We would argue there isn't a more complicated intersection of roads anywhere than the Yooper Loop in Houghton/Hancock in Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula.
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.