"Differently Abled" - The Torey Crosby Story

Torey Crosby was born with spina bifida - a birth defect in which there is incomplete closing of the spine and membranes around the spinal cord that prevents him from using his legs. Despite his disability, Crosby's positive "go-getter" attitude has gotten him through thick and thin.

Students on the Street

Tune in to hear which classes students are most excited for and which classes have them nervous.

MLK March 2020

Students, faculty, staff, and community members participate in a march Monday, January 21 in memory of Martin Luther King Jr.

Raving Geeks: Morbius Reactions and Birds of Prey Predictions Ep. 14

This week the Geeks talk about the "Morbius" trailer drop and give their thoughts on "Birds of Prey" before the movie releases in February.

Vin Trofeo's Celebrates Grand Opening

After a four-month soft opening, downtown pizzeria Vin Trofeo's, opened officially on Jan. 14. The event included a ribbon cutting while attendees ate pizza. William Baird, co-owner of Vin Trofeo's, said business has been great so far, and he has received a lot of incredible feedback from online reviews.

Raving Geeks: Black Widow Ep. 13

This week, the Geeks talk about the first trailer for Phase Four of the Marvel franchise - Black Widow.

Michael Rezendes of the Boston Globe speaks with CM Life

We had a chance to sit down with Pulitzer Prize winner Michael Rezendes and ask a few question about the state of journalism.

Students on the Street Dec. 2

Exams are approaching and we wanted to hear how YOU are preparing before the holidays.

Raving Geeks: Thoughts on Pokemon Sword and Shield (Ep. 12)

The Geeks this week talk about the newest edition to the Pokemon franchise. Did you know that Sobble's final evolution was a reference to James Bond? The Geeks talk about the release of the Star Wars Episode IX posters and toss ideas about just how the next Batman movie is going to play out.

Students on the Street Nov 25

With thanksgiving break on the horizon, we asked YOU what you're thankful for.

Dance United 2019

On Nov. 8, United Way's 8th annual "Dance United" fundraiser raised nearly $27K. Over the past eight years, the fundraiser has raised more than $200,000.

Raving Geeks: The Mandalorian and the Big (re)Reveal (Ep. 11)

The Geeks this week talk about the new "Mandalorian" series and the big re-reveal of Sonic in the up and coming movie, "Sonic the Hedgehog."

CM Life's impact on the community

Community leaders reflect on Central Michigan Life's impact.

Raving Geeks: Into the Spider-Verse 2 Ep. 10

This week the Geeks get excited over the announcement of "Into the Spider-Verse 2" and not-so excited about the newest addition to the "Terminator" franchise.

President Bob Davies gives first State of the University speech

President Bob Davies on Nov. 7 at 2:30 p.m. gave his first State of the University speech for Central Michigan University. Watch CM Life's full live stream of the speech here:

Police seek help identifying this suspect

A man was caught on camera stealing from a local smoke shop. If you have any information on who this is, please contact the police officer Autume Balcom. Phone: 989-779-5145 Cell: 989-948-0480 Email:

Raving Geeks: Too Many Streaming Services? Ep. 9

This week, the Geeks talk about Fantastic 4, the Star Wars closer and the new Disney+ streaming service.

West Campus apartments

If you like having a lot of options available when it comes to finding somewhere to live, United Apartments could be the place for you. Whether you want to be right downtown, minutes from campus or on the outskirts of Mount Pleasant, in a one-bedroom apartment or a six-bedroom townhome, United has an option for you. 

“Whether you want to be right next to campus in West Campus or further away at somewhere like Jamestown, we have a variety of different places to offer with great prices,” Jamestown Leasing Manager Alisha Millis said.

United makes apartment searching easy— Their website has video tours, floor plans, and pricing available. There’s also a ‘Roommates Needed’ page on their website to help simplify the process of finding roommates! 

Select United Apartments complexes offer free gyms memberships, Wi-Fi, and free shuttle services. All of their apartments are pet-friendly with a slight, one-time charge. With so many different types of locations and properties to choose from, you’re bound to find the right place for you with United.

Timber Creek apartments

Timber Creek is the perfect apartment complex for students who don’t want to pay any extra bills, because all utilities are included and it’s located just minutes from campus, so you also won’t have to buy a commuter pass to get to class! There’s something for just about everyone at Timber Creek, where students can choose from spacious one, two or three bedroom apartments Plus, they include dishwashers, walk-in closets, high-speed internet access and it’s pet-friendly— what more could you ask for?

“Utilities are huge- all utilities are included here, which isn’t necessarily something you can find at every complex,” Property Manager Wendy Hoover said.

There’s also a real community feel with basketball and volleyball courts, a game room and an indoor heated pool. And for the days when you just don’t feel up to walking to class, there is an on-site complimentary shuttle service.

The Reserve apartments

The Reserve is the right complex for students looking for a strong sense of community—

They stress their community design, offering residents social calendars and different events to help them connect with each other. 

“I’m a firm believer we offer the best customer service and community feel,” Leasing Manager Logan Kelly said. “We have all those cool resident events, but we don’t do those just to market them or to advertise anything, it’s just so we can provide an atmosphere for residents to get to know each other and us in a comfortable, safe space.” 

At The Reserve, you can choose from spacious, fully-furnished 2 or 3 bedroom apartments that all come with fully-equipped kitchens, walk-in closets and individual bathrooms. 

Some of the amenities The Reserve’s residents enjoy are the 24-hour fitness center, a resort-style pool, a private residential library with free printing and a full game tavern that has a pool table, air hockey, ping pong, and more.