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Wendy Reed

Catch Wendy Reed while you work, Middays on Channel 95-7. Tune in to stay current with what’s happening in West Michigan, and for the best mix of hot hits in Grand Rapids. Wendy is equally likely to compliment your cute shoes, condemn you for wearing leggings as pants, or invite you out to drink beer and watch a baseball game. Wendy loves her dog (Harry Potter), New Kids On The Block, live blogging her life, and eating out (aka not having to cook). Her hobbies include Facebook, reading, and pinning crafts on Pinterest that she’ll never make. Stream online at mychannel957.com!
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Three Michigan Cities Land On Forbes’ ‘Most Miserable’ List For 2013

Forbes has been heaping praise on Grand Rapids over the last couple of years naming us, among other things, the best city to raise a family in and one of the top 15 cities with emerging downtowns. But, it turns out the magazine doesn't heap praise on the entire Mitten State. Three Michigan cities have landed on their 2013 list of America's Most Miserable cities.

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Things You Do Online That’d Be Creepy In Real Life [Video]

Social media makes it so that many of us can do a lot of things that we might not necessarily do in real life. And honestly, if you think about it, a lot of things that social media has us doing daily online, are things that would be totally creepy if we did them in the real world. The folks at Buzzfeed realized that, and put together this video to show us how some of the things that we do on Facebook would look if we did them in real life.

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Move Over Movember, Decembeaver Is On The Way

I'll start off by saying that I totally respect all of the dudes out there who are growing out their facial hair in order to (in theory) raise money for cancer research during the month of November. I'm actually pretty surprised that Movember has taken off the way that it has, but I have to assume that part of its success is the fact that it gives guys a reason to be lazy when it comes to the grooming department and use "it's for cancer!" as an excuse. But, we ladies were feeling a little left out. I mean we can't grow a beautiful beard or magnificent mustache (well, most of us can't). So what are we to do? I give you Decembeaver.

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Category: Videos
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LA Restaurant To Sell $500 Milkshake Because Rich People Will Buy Anything

Ever think to yourself, "Self, I really want an overpriced milkshake with gold and a Swarovski crystal ring in it. That'll really bring all the boys to the yard."? No? Well, that's because you're normal. But, if you ever did think such a thing, there's a restaurant in Los Angeles that's about to make your dreams come true. 

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Category: Weird News
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Jay Leno, Lily Tomlin, and Chris Tucker To Headline Gilda’s Laughfest 2014

Tuesday morning the Grand Rapids Art Museum was a sea of yellow as folks gathered for the announcement of 2014's Laughfest lineup. An early announcement was made that long-time comedian Lily Tomlin would be featured as one of the festival's headliners, but who else will be coming to Grand Rapids March 6-16?

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This New “Thanksgiving Donut” Sounds Like My Own Personal Nightmare

I am one of those people. You know the ones, the ones that don't like their food to touch on their plate? I take it a step further and also only eat one thing at a time: vegetable, then bread, then meat. I can't mix the flavors. It's weirds me out. So, this new donut being offered for Thanksgiving by a New York bakery makes my skin crawl. What's in it? Find out after the jump.

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ESPN’s E:60 Features Rockford Native Johnny Agar & Mitchell’s Run

A West Michigan man and a West Michigan running event are both gaining national publicity tonight due to a story aired on ESPN. The sport's channel's popular show E:60 featured Rockford native Johnny Agar and the popular Mitchell's Run on Tuesday night's episode.

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