Tim

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 15:26

Rock Hall Nominees for The Class of 2020; My Take

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The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame released the nominees for induction into the Class of 2020. As usual, the list each year is met with similar reactions such as; "It' about time!" Or "Why not (insert band name here)?!" Or my favorite "That's not rock!" And in the case…
Monday, 14 October 2019 16:46

Teddy Roosevelt; Tough As Nails

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I was looking over some "this date in history" notes and came across this. It was on this date in 1912 when former President Theodore Roosevelt was shot in the chest before giving a speech. What he did next is what makes this story so remarkable. He told the unknowing…
Saturday, 12 October 2019 08:34

What's the Story Behind Eddie Van Halen's Health?

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Rumors are circulating about Eddie Van Halen's health and while no specifics are known, what's coming out is leaving Van Halen fans unsettled. David Lee Roth has gone on record to say the band as we knew it is done but adds that Eddie has his own story to tell.…
Thursday, 03 October 2019 16:57

All Aboard! Next Stop, The North Pole

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Consider this a public service announcement about an annual family fun event that always sells out before you even know it went on sale. It's the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad's Polar Express events. Tickets are on sale for this magical CVSR train ride which transports wide-eyed kids (and parents, too)…
Wednesday, 02 October 2019 14:17

Is Morgan Freeman Really Jimi Hendrix?

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Don't you love a good conspiracy theory? Especially the ones wherein notable people fake their death only to "resurrect" years later. Remember when a long-dead Elvis Presley was discovered working at a Burger King in Kalamazoo, Michigan? Yeah, that was a Whopper so to speak! And did Jim Morrison really…
Tuesday, 01 October 2019 15:11

My Black Dog Blog

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I found out that today is National Black Dog Day. Kinzbach & Co. told me so then they played "Black Dog" by Led Zeppelin, (but I don't think the day is set aside for that song, though). I knew right away what my blog was going to be about today;…
Monday, 30 September 2019 16:34

NFL has Dee Snider in a Twist

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It was announced last week that Jennifer Lopez and special guest Shakira will perform at the halftime show of Super Bowl LIV, (that's 54 if you forgot how to read Roman numerals). This news has Dee Snider's boxers all in a twist. He took to Twitter with the following rant: …
Saturday, 28 September 2019 10:15

RIP Rob Garrison

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I was saddened to read this news today. Rob Garrison has died at 59. His is not a household name but I'll bet you remember him from the 1984 film "The Karate Kid." He played Tommy, the Cobra Kai member famous for the line, "Get him a body bag! Yeah!"…
Wednesday, 25 September 2019 15:53

Kids Who Rock is Back!

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As another school year begins, so too does the 97.5 WONE Kids Who Rock scholarship offer. I am proud to say that I was part of the planning committee that created it. I'm happy to see it continue thanks to the generous help of our sponsors such as Toth Buick…
Monday, 23 September 2019 14:24

Blues For The Blue

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A few weeks back, we held our annual "Blues For the Blue" at Lock 4. Today, Sgt. Frank Williams, who is the Fraternal Order of Police President, stopped by to pick up the money we raised. It totalled $225 and will be put to good use for FOP members and their families.…
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