Mark Frankhouse joined the Townsquare Media team from Detroit and is now enjoying the role of Assistant Director of Content for the Kalamazoo Market and one-half of The Rocker Morning Show w/ Meatball on Kalamazoo's Rock Station 107.7 RKR. He graduated from Specs Howard School of Media Arts in Southfield, MI in 2012. After working at a Top-40 station in Detroit, he moved to Kalamazoo in 2017, and it was the best move he ever made. A lover of all music, a vocalist, a former wrestling commentator, and an avid collector of shiny cardboard, Mark lives to entertain. Southwest Michigan is now his permanent home and he looks forward to being able to entertain and inform the community of everything going on near you.
Michigan’s Great Lakes Contain 35,000 Islands
Let's say you did want to visit them all. First off, you'd have to be retired because it would be a 7-day-a-week adventure. If you visited 5 islands a day every day of the year, you would finish visiting all of them in about 20 years.
Bizarre Story of Illinois Boy Taken By Police In 1928 To Replace Missing L.A. Boy
It all starts in 1928 when a kid named Walter Collins went missing while he was on his way to the movie theatre. He was apparently never seen after he left the house and for weeks the search continued.
Amazing Roll Cloud Recorded Rolling Over Lake Michigan
The video has been viewed 2.4 MILLION times and has generated a lot of reaction from Michiganders
Illinois Woman Basically Has Idea of Monopoly Stolen From Her
Charles Darrow from Parker Brothers is the one who is credited for coming up with the game of Monopoly, saying that he came up with the idea in his basement, but this was argued by Magie throughout the years.
There’s A Bigfoot Motel In Michigan’s Upper Peninsula
It was an entire motel dedicated to Bigfoot called the Bigfoot Hideaway. The entire outside of the motel is painted to look like the woods, with multiple references to the mythical creature all over the building and grounds.
Michigan Paranormal Investigator Captures UFO On Ghost Cam
What was a night of paranormal investigating at the Randolph County Asylum in Indiana, turned into a moment where he felt he may have had an encounter with a UFO
WATCH: Did Michigan Couple Capture Disembodied Voice In Cemetery?
While walking around a cemetery and filming we got some audio that clearly has some other talking on it....no claims to ghosts but definitely not something we can explain.
Watch This Tearful Gifting of a New Air Force Jacket To A Michigan WWII Veteran
Recently siblings who are Vicksburg, MI natives purchased a jacket which was an Air Force replica for their grandfather who was a Sergeant, Third Class but sadly lost his jacket in a fire. The family came together and actually re-created the jacket he lost with all honors.
House in Kokomo, Indiana For Sale Needs Just A Lot of Work
The house located at 2305 N Armstrong St. Luckily, this 4 bedroom 2 bathroom home is currently only going for just under $25,000, but that's taking into account all the work that's going to go into making it liveable. But the realtors are very upfront with its condition and have pointed out its flaws in the photos
Muskegon Soldier Was Only One To Fight With Both U.S. & Red Army In WW2
Joseph Robert Beyrle (1923-2004) was a paratrooper with the 101st Airborne when he was caught by the Germans during the Normandy landings. Eventually, he managed to escape and wandered in the German countryside until he met Russian troops and persuaded their commanders to allow him to fight on the front line.