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Grand Rapids, MI
Entertainment Editor — Grand Rapids Press, MLive

John Gonzalez is a Journalist, MLive.com's Michigan's Best, @BehindtheMitten, Believer, Dancing with the Stars, American Idol, pop culture guy.

22 beers, ciders you MUST try at Beerfest at the Ballpark 2016

22 beers, ciders you MUST try at Beerfest at the Ballpark 2016
mlive.com — John Gonzalez and Amy Sherman of MLive pick their Top 12 beers, ciders to try at this weekend's Beerfest at the Ballpark in Lansing (April 30, 2016)

Tim McGraw to headline Common Ground Music Festival 2016

Tim McGraw to headline Common Ground Music Festival 2016
mlive.com — LANSING, MI -- Common Ground just became more than common. One of the biggest acts to perform in the 17-year history of the Common Ground Music Festival was announced today. Country music superstar Tim McGraw will perform on July 7 as part of the six-day festival in downtown Lansing.

Michigan's Best Bloody Mary: Our 'Best of the Rest'

Michigan's Best Bloody Mary: Our 'Best of the Rest'
mlive.com — John Gonzalez and Amy Sherman of MLive traveled 1,500 miles in search for Michigan's Best Bloody Mary. Overall they visited 47 finalists from April 15-23, 2016. Here are the "Best of the Rest" finalists.

More photos from Michigan's Best Bloody Mary search; results April 28

More photos from Michigan's Best Bloody Mary search; results April 28
mlive.com — John Gonzalez and Amy Sherman of MLive are searching for Michigan's Best Bloody Mary. Overall they visited 47 finalists from April 15-23, 2016. Here are the last 7 contenders. The Top 10 will be revealed April 28.

Michigan's Best Bloody Mary: Upper Peninsula stops at Famers, The Up North Lodge and Brogie's Tavern

Michigan's Best Bloody Mary: Upper Peninsula stops at Famers, The Up North Lodge and Brogie's Tavern
mlive.com — John Gonzalez and Amy Sherman of MLive traveled to 47 restaurants and bars on the search for Michigan's Best Bloody Mary. The last stop was at Brogie's Tavern (April 23, 2016) in Ishpeming. They also stopped at Famers in Iron Mountain and The Up North Lodge in Gwinn.

Michigan's Best: See the 15 Bloody Marys we sampled this week

Michigan's Best: See the 15 Bloody Marys we sampled this week
mlive.com — Michigan's Best Bloody Mary: John Gonzalez and Amy Sherman of MLive will visit 47 finalists in the running for the title of Best Bloody Mary. This week (April 18-21, 2016) they sampled 15 finalists in Marysville, Clio, Grand Blanc, Richland, Kalamazoo, Wayland, Bay Port, Bay City, Saginaw and Sanford.

Michigan's Best Bloody Mary: 40 down, only 7 more to go

Michigan's Best Bloody Mary: 40 down, only 7 more to go
mlive.com — GRAND RAPIDS, MI --It's been a heck of a ride. Since Friday (April 15), my friend and co-worker Amy Sherman and I have been on a non-stop adventure. So far we have visited 40 of our 47 finalists in our search for Michigan's Best Bloody Mary. And we're having a blast.

Michigan's Best Bloody Mary: We're in Bay City and Saginaw areas today (April 20)

Michigan's Best Bloody Mary: We're in Bay City and Saginaw areas today (April 20)
mlive.com — BAY CITY, MI --Today is Day 6 in our search for Michigan's Best Bloody Mary, and we find ourselves beginning our day in the Great Lakes Bay Region of Michigan. Actually, our first stop is in Bay Port, and it's my first visit to the area.

Michigan's Best Bloody Mary: Day 5 of our search takes us to Kalamazoo (April 19)

Michigan's Best Bloody Mary: Day 5 of our search takes us to Kalamazoo (April 19)
mlive.com — LANSING, MI --Today is Day 5 in our search for Michigan's Best Bloody Mary. So far we have visited 28 of our 47 finalists. Yes, Amy Sherman and I are holding up just fine. We had a great time on Monday (April 18), visiting three contenders: Junction Buoy in Marsyville, Little Joe's Tavern in Grand Blanc and the Clio Roadhouse in Clio.

Michigan's Best: See the 25 Bloody Marys we sampled this weekend

Michigan's Best: See the 25 Bloody Marys we sampled this weekend
mlive.com — Michigan's Best Bloody Mary: John Gonzalez and Amy Sherman of MLive will visit 47 finalists in the running for the title of Best Bloody Mary. This weekend (April 15-17, 2016) they sampled 25 finalists in Muskegon, Saugatuck, Grand Rapids, Detroit, Monroe, Wyandotte, Royal Oak, Clarkston, Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti, Jackson and Lansing.
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May 03, 2016

Congrats to @KVCC_Baseball They beat #MCC 5-4 in the 1st game of a DH. @aj_nye7 hits a 2-out RBI double in top of 7th to take lead.

May 03, 2016

@egolder It's Gonzo. Do you have time for a quick question? gonzo@mlive.com

May 03, 2016

RT @SilverberryCafe: @MichiganGonzo, Thanks for swinging by w/ our plaque on Friday & for trying our new Strawberry Rhubarb Waffle. https:/…<a title="http://twitter.com/SilverberryCafe/status/727510754732158977/photo/1" href="https://t.co/1fpInhXwDn" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">pic.twitter.com/1fpInhXwDn

May 03, 2016

Got your email @MacatawaAleCo Yes, I'm on a huge Belgium beer kick! Would love to try your Hefeweizen. Thanks for listening. @amyonthetrail


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