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How To Properly Eat A Chicken Wing Because You’re Doing It Wrong

Eating a chicken wing seems simple enough, right?  Grab the chicken wing, bite the chicken wing, tear the flesh and meat from the bone, chew it, swallow, repeat... Wrong!  Sure, maybe that's how you eat a drumstick, but if you eat the wing like that... You, sir, are a savage!  Or just hungry.  Whatever's clever.

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King Of The Wing — Shaffee Tries Wings From Crooked Goose

97.9 WGRD and Leinenkugel’s Summer Shandy present King of the Wing, Saturday, May 18th at John Ball Park beginning at 1pm. Sample wings from local restaurants and bars and then vote for the one you think deserves the crown!  Click here for more info.

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See Jackie In Circle Theatre’s ‘Hit’s Of The 80′s’

I LOVE THE 80's! I also love music and theatre so this is pretty much awesome for me. I recently auditioned for Grand Rapids Circle Theatre's Summer Concert Series, "Hits Of The 80's" and got cast among 12 of the most talented singers in the Grand Rapids area (I am not one of those... I think they like my spunk ;) )

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Want To Get The Word Out About Your Event? — Submit It To WGRD.com!

Did you know we have an events calendar on WGRD.com?  Did you know that you can submit your own local community events?

You can submit local events and if the event fits our stations format, we will post it in our events calendar.  It's an excellent way to get the word out about your event without spending any money!

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Grand Rapids Harley-Davidson Daytona Block Party This Weekend — Meet Erik Estrada

Grand Rapids Harley-Davidson is throwing a massive 2 Day Block Party to celebrate the 72nd anniversary of Daytona Bike Week.  The party is all day Friday, March 8th and Saturday, March 9th.  On Saturday, meet Erik 'Ponch' Estrada and listen to live music from The Outer Vibe.  Both days, the party will feature free food and drinks, prizes all weekend long, huge discounts on motor cycle clothing, and tons of pre-owned bikes at special pricing.  

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Channel 957′s Dessert Wars Is Today, February 21st!

Our long awaited battle of the batter, culinary conflict, super sweet skirmish...  OK, enough of that...  Dessert Wars is today at the Imperial Ballroom at the Amway Grand Plaza from 6pm to 8pm!  Come join the Channel 957 staff and sample desserts from a dozen local restaurants and bakeries.

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Cardboard Sled Derby Official Rules

Cardboard Sled Derby

Saturday, March 9th, 2013 at Cannonsburg

6800 Cannonsburg Road, Belmont, MI

Sponsored by Miller Lite

Registration and Race Times:

  • Registration begins at 2:30pm
  • Judging of sleds begins at 3pm
  • Races begin at 4pm

Rules and Regulations:

  • You may only use cardboard, tape or paint to build your sled
  • Your sled must pass inspection in order to be allowed on the hill
  • Your sled must be free of sharp edges, pointy objects, or any other feature that may be deemed dangerous.
  • You may not use tar based substances, epoxy glue, fiberglass resin, glues that harden into solids,
  • You may not use screws or any sort of mechanical fasteners, nails, staples
  • Only seams and joints may be taped, not the entire sled
  • Your sled may not be wrapped in plastic, tape, shrink wrap or anything else
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Join Me For Rocktagon Throwdown!

When I first started hosting the nightly, Rocktagon, I had always thought how cool it would be to have a LIVE in your face local battle of the bands.  Well my wish has come true!

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GRD’s Bad Bowler of the Week

Last night we had our GRD Bad Bowlers League! Each week I feature one of our bad bowlers and this was was bad bowler Rachel! Rachel (for being the bad bowler) gets her name in the running for a pair of tickets to see Kid Rock this April!

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GRD’s Bad Bowler Of The Week

WOW I am an awful blogger! Last week we kicked off this season of the GRD Bad Bowlers League! I'm changing it up this time around though! Every week I am picking a bad bowler, the bad bowlers name goes into a hat, at the end of the league I'll draw one of the bad bowlers and they will score some tickets to see Kid Rock at Van Andel Arena! LAST weeks bad bowler was Haven, hes part of the team; 4 Wismeman. Haven is now in the running for some Kid Rock tickets!

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WGRD 2013 Pond Hockey Classic Opening Ceremonies

Last night we kicked off the 2013 WGRD Pond Hockey Classic.  The snow was falling and the beer was flowing for the opening ceremonies.  We will be out there all day today and tomorrow.  You can get all the details after the jump!

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WGRD New Year’s Eve Party

Party with Jackie and the GRD Roadies as we bring in the New Year with T.G.I Friday’s! We’ll be taking over the entire parking lot at the corner of Monroe & Louis Street with tons of beer and food! Cover is just $5 to get into the fenced in area and $10 to warm up inside the tent… cover includes a few tickets to be used towards beer and food.

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