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Job Fair For Power Fuels!

This morning I had the fine folks from Power Fuels in to talk about a job fair they are holding right here in Grand Rapids! The Clarion Inn on 28th street right by the airport is hosting the event from 4PM to 7PM. Listen to the interview below for the scoop on the job, let me tell you, it sounds like a good job to me! Good pay, and good people, check it out!

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Jackie Runs The Grand Rapids Half Marathon

Sunday was the 10th annual Grand Rapids Marathon and Half Marathon. Along with thousands of other people from around Michigan and other surrounding states I laced up my running shoes and joined the madness! It was unusually cold for how it has been as of late and I wasn't exactly prepared. I am actually rarely prepared though so no surprise there! In order to understand how this race went down, I have to tell you a story.

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The 10th Annual Grand Rapids Marathon Hits GR This Weekend

Eric Zane and I are so excited because this weekend we are racing in the Grand Rapids Half Marathon! Named one of the best marathons around it should be a fantastic experience. Earlier today I was able to speak with race director, Don Kern. Don told me a bit about the race history and gave me some details that may make you want to lace up and get out this weekend for the race!

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The GRD Bad Bowlers League Is Back!

Alright you bowling fanatics, it's back!  The GRD Bad Bowlers League.  If you're new to this extraordinary league let me explain to you what we do.  Starting Thursday, September, 26th at 6:30PM we will be out at Fairlanes In Grandville.  We bowl with teams of 4 every week.  It's only 11 dollars a bowler, plus 50/50 raffles, cheap drinks, and more cheap drinks.

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Oktobeerfest Is Coming To Grand Rapids September 21st

The first annual Oktobeerfest debuts on Saturday, September 21st at The Intersection!  Enjoy German food and beer, seasonal craft beer, a stein hoisting competition, and jam out to the 'Rock the Lot' series!

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Help A Local School Raise Money In The Buffalo Wild Wings “Spirit Bracket Challenge!”

Buffalo Wild Wings is thrilled to present the “Spirit Bracket Challenge!” This challenge will help 12 local schools raise money for much needed items in their classrooms and to complete activities that they otherwise would not have been able to. Plus, this offers schools a competitive way to compete in a bracket to show West Michigan who has the most school spirit!

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Let’s Rock, Grand Rapids!

Man it's not often we have so many killer shows just back to back! This past Friday I drove down to Allegan and rocked out for the Carnival of Madness, which had In This Moment, Papa Roach and Shinedown. AMAZING show! I can honestly say I thought these three bands put on some of the best live shows I have seen in a while!

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Carnival Of Madness Tomorrow!

I am so excited! Tomorrow is the Carnival of Madness! If you have been living under a rock and haven't heard yet, Carnival of Madness has Shinedown, Papa Roach and In This Moment, and they are all going to be here at the Allegan County Fair this Friday! There is still time to get tickets, click HERE, I'll be there! In honor of the show, here's the video to one of my favorite Shinedown songs!

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Beer Lovers Find Plenty to Drink at 3rd Annual WGRD Summer Craft Beer Festival [Photos]

The 3rd annual WGRD Summer Craft Beer festival took over John Ball Park in Grand Rapids on Saturday (August 17). 33 breweries offered over 100 different types of brews for attendees to enjoy. Check out our photo gallery of the festival below.

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Photos From The 15th Annual Mitchell’s Run Thru Rockford

This morning was the 15th annual Mitchell's Run Thru Rockford and it was a huge success!  Hundreds of runners showed up and helped raise $57,324!  All of the fees and pledges raised go directly to the Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy

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Use #GRDBeerFest To Ask Questions And Share Your Pictures Of The 2013 Summer Craft Beer Festival

Before you head out to the Summer Craft Beer Festival tomorrow, be sure to remember the hashtag #GRDBeerFest.  If you have questions, feel free to ask them on Facebook while using #GRDBeerFest, we will answer them as soon as we see them.

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The 2013 Summer Craft Beer Festival

The WGRD 2013 Summer Craft Beer Festival is this Saturday (August 17th) at John Ball Park!  The festival boasts over 20 different breweries from all over the country!  All of you favorite West Michigan breweries will be in attendance as well.  Come enjoy some of the best beer in the country this weekend!  Check out all the details of the festival below.

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