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Christmas Shopping Primer/Countdown

Thanksgiving and Black Friday have come and gone. So have Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday.

After all, you've only got until Christmas Eve to do your shopping for Christmas.

Here's a list of some stores and restaurants to visit as you continue your Christmas shopping.

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Just in Time for Christmas: The James Franco Selfie Calendar

I feel like a lot of guys I know have man-crushes on James Franco. Well, now I have the perfect Christmas gift for them:

The James Franco 2015 Selfie Calendar. It's a real thing.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Some Choice Videos from Black Friday [Video]

Well, it's that time of year again: the annual, undignified retail bum-rush we call Black Friday.

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2014 Rock and Metal Holiday Gift Guide

The holidays are once again upon us, and it's time to think about a great gift for that hard rock or metal fan in your life or the gifts you'd like to put on your own holiday list.

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Category: Christmas, Lists, Metal, News, Rock
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Free Beer & Hot Wings Holiday Break-Ins

Each year around the holidays, we make it a point to stop all of the mocking and joking around for at least one day and use the reach that "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show" has to do some good.

For the 13th consecutive year, we'll be conducting the Free Beer & Hot Wings Holiday Break-In.

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A Former Retail Worker’s Black Friday Wisdom

Before I became 'Mr. Radio' guy, I worked in retail. Chances are, that you have worked in retail too! Meijer, Gamestop, Petco, Barnes & Noble, Shoe Carnival, etc. I will even throw in Food workers as well on this.

As a Retail worker...Black Friday sucks....

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Black Friday Primer

As the aromas of turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie fill our homes, so too do thoughts of lining up in the dark and standing in the cold to get unbeatable deals on holiday gifts fill our minds.

Black Friday will soon be upon us. If this excites you (as opposed to filling you with dread), we have a list of some stores and restaurants and when they’ll be open and offering those crazy Black Friday discounts.

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Progress Made on Outages in Greater Grand Rapids and Across Michigan [Video]

Saturday afternoon update: Restoration work continues for Consumers Energy customers impacted by last weekend’s devastating ice storm and those affected by ice melting off trees and equipment from Friday’s and today’s warmer weather.

As of 11:30 a.m. Saturday, about 18,000 Consumers Energy customers remained without service, including 3,667 in Barry County and 468 in Ionia County. Since noon Dec. 21, the storm has caused 409,000 outages, or about 23 percent of the utility’s 1.8 million electric customers.

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Grand Rapids Christmas Tree Recycling Begins January 2

Christmas has come to an end. And, if you had a real Christmas tree this year, it's time for you to figure out how to get rid of it.

Luckily, if you live in the city of Grand Rapids, it is offering free Christmas tree recycling starting Jan. 2, 2014. 

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Fight Hunger: 10 Donation Ideas for Food Banks; Find and Give in Grand Rapids

This time of year, food banks and food pantries are working extra hard to keep their shelves stocked.

For those in a charitable mood, you might wonder what these charities seeking for donations. Here are 10 ideas:

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Say ‘Merry Christmas’ in 24 Languages [Video]

Merry Christmas.

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We as Human
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We as Human’s Justin Cordle Dreams of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles for Christmas

Everyone has their holiday traditions and things that must happen in order for their Christmas to be complete.

We as Human's Justin Cordle is no exception. The singer told Loudwire that Christmas is easily one of his favorite holidays and there's one key element to making the season right.

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