John Gonzalez is a Journalist, MLive Michigan's Best, baseball coach, Believer, husband,Dancing with the Stars fan, American Idol, pop culture guy.

What makes a great omelette? Gonzo goes to Omelette Shoppe with Jennifer Pascua and Laura Hartman of WZZM-TV — GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- So, what do you think makes a great omelette? I really want to know! Make sure you leave your thoughts in the comments section below. In the meantime, I joined WZZM-TV (Channel 13) reporter Jennifer Pascua for a little research at The Omelette Shoppe in Grand Rapids.

Easton Corbin brings 'A Little More Country Than That' to MSU Auditorium — Easton Corbin and Michigan native Jana Kramer perform at 9 p.m. Oct. 23, 2014, at the MSU Auditorium in East Lansing.

Top 5 things to do: Links to events all over Michigan (Oct. 24-26, 2014) — DETROIT -- I had a great day yesterday in the Motor City. First, I stopped by the Honey Bee Market in Southwest Detroit for a little fresh produce and to check out the many authentic Mexican specialty items. And then later I stopped at gluten-free restaurant Moo Cluck Moo in Canton for a tasty chicken sandwich and caramel sea salt fries.

Detroit Fall Beer Festival 2014: Nearly 700 craft beers & more than 75 Michigan breweries — DETROIT -- Bigger is always better, especially among craft beer enthusiasts. This year's two-day, Detroit Fall Beer Festival at Eastern Market will feature about 75 breweries and nearly 700 beers. The festival is one of four major festivals presented by the Michigan Brewers Guild.

Video: East Lansing's Elizabeth Webster wins $2,000 on 'Jeopardy!' — Elizabeth Webster of East Lansing played well on TV games show "Jeopardy!," but returning champion Alexander Persaud played just a little better. Actually, he played a whole lot better. The Dubuque, Iowa, native won his third straight appearance for a three-day total of $61,000. ( Video below.)

East Lansing ESL teacher to appear tonight on 'Jeopardy' — EAST LANSING, MI -- Elizabeth Webster, an ESL teacher from East Lansing, will compete tonight on "Jeopardy" (7:30 p.m. WILX-TV, Channel 10). Not a lot of details have been provided about tonight's episode. So, you have to watch to find out how she does.

Hoppy's Bar in U.P. to celebrate being named Michigan's Best Neighborhood Bar — In the days following our search for Michigan's Best Neighborhood Bar, our friends at Hoppy's Bar in Kenton -- in Michigan's beautiful Upper Peninsula -- never thought they would win. However, longtime bartender Skye Johnson -- who starred in a video I recorded with MLive's Jessica Shepherd -- was hopeful.

Michigan Top 5: Fleetwood Mac at The Palace, David Sedaris at MSU/WMU, Detroit Fall Beer Festival and more — Have you been to a haunted house this Halloween season? I recently re-published our Michigan's Best Haunted House list on MLive, which brought back all those memories of being scared out of my wits for two weeks straight. You can find my list online at What are you doing this weekend?

Top 5 things to do: Links to events all over Michigan (Oct. 17-19, 2014) — It's peak color season, so maybe your plans for the weekend include a fall color tour. I'll be in Mt. Pleasant today, which is great since the foliage is in full color right now. I was there earlier this week, and the trees along M-20 and M-46 were just gorgeous.

Tony Award-winning 'Once' brings a more 'romantic' side of Broadway to the Wharton Center — EAST LANSING, MI -- The beauty of the Tony Award-winning "Once" is that it's not an obvious, over-stated and sometimes loud version of a Broadway musical. At least that's the way actor Zander Meisner sees it.
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Oct 25, 2014

Congrats @FerrisState football team. Just saw two team buses on M-41 in UP after defeating Michigan Tech, 37-3.

Oct 25, 2014

RT @CoryPMorse: @MichiganGonzo "North of the Mackinac Bridge and just south of Heaven!"

Oct 25, 2014

RT @GRFoodieChick: @MichiganGonzo @gowesco this is the 5th donut picture to appear in my feed this morning. You all are killing me!

Oct 25, 2014

RT @ScoreRestaurant: 3:30pm today is game on! U of M vs MSU at The Score! 128 beers on tap, the most in the state!! Who are you rooting for?

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