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Jackie’s Throwback Thursday

My throwback photo this week takes us back to last November to my Bachelorette party! I had the most amazing time downtown Grand Rapids! I just love this city!

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Jackie’s Random Pic Of The Week

Following the style of Metal Head Ned I decided to post a random pic of the week!

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FOX Fall 2014 Premieres: ‘Gotham,’ ‘Family Guy’-'Simpsons’ Crossovers and More

Most of the major networks have already put forward their fall 2014 schedules, but fourth place is hardly bad press for FOX, given all their promising new series on deck. The full fall premiere list has arrived, plotting 'Gotham''s batty debut ahead of the much-hyped 'Family Guy'-'Simpsons' crossover, while 'Glee''s final farewell and more have been pushed to midseason.

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Tyler Howe, The Campanellis, Upstage Crew Bring Their Tunes to Summer Craft Beer Festival!

Not only great brews and great food, but great tunes as well are on tap for the Summer Craft Beer Festival on July 19 at John Ball Park in Grand Rapids.

Don't miss the live entertainment that will be performing at the fourth Summer Craft Beer Festival! 

Have a listen to all the great bands slated to play!

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New Footage of Wyoming-Kentwood Tornado Out [Video]

A couple of videos making the rounds in the wake of Sunday night's tornado in the southwest section of Kent County shed new light on the storm, which caught everyone, including the National Weather Service, by surprise.

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‘Game of Thrones’ Creator Says “F— You” to People Who Think He’ll Die Before Finishing Series

One of the things that fans of both 'Game of Thrones' and the book series on which the show is based often joke about is that author and creator George R.R. Martin might pass away before completing the novels ... and for those people, Martin has some choice words.

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Jackies Pet Of The Week

Meet Percy! Percy was just about the sweetest dog you could meet! At the Humane Society of West Michigan they have tons of dogs, kitty's, and other animals for you to take home and love! Check them out!

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Grand Rapids’ 10 Most Dangerous Intersections

Every year, the Michigan Auto Law auto accident attorneys release a list of the 10 most dangerous intersections in Grand Rapids. They compile data on the amount of accidents at intersections around the city, and use them to compile this telling list.

Wondering which intersections made the list this year? Well, here they are:

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David Letterman Walks Out on Joan Rivers in the Middle of an Interview [Video]

Acid-tongued comedienne Joan Rivers recently stirred up a little bit of trouble when she walked out of an on-air interview after taking issue with the supposedly "negative" host (who was asking Rivers - who makes her bread and butter by making fun of people - about the negativity in her act and her latest book)

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Girl Uses Bow to Pull Tooth! [Video]

You might be a redneck if you help your daughter pull her tooth with a bow and arrow. That's what you might be saying after watching this video, in which a girl does indeed use a bow to pull out a tooth.

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Long Island Residents, Many Still Without Power, Continue To Clean Up After Superstorm Sandy
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Consumers Energy: More Expected to be Without Electricity on Monday Night

Consumers Energy is expected to cut power at 9 p.m. to allow crews to repair damage from Sunday night's thunderstorms.

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Comic-Con 2014: 20th Century Fox Sets ‘AHS,’ ‘Anarchy’ and’ ‘Simpsons’ Crossover

A few weeks ago saw Warner Bros. unleashing its full docket of Comic-Con 2014 panels, but 20th Century Fox and the fine folk at FX are certainly no slouches. Find out what brings 'American Horror Story' to San Diego for the very first time, along with 'The Strain,' a crossover event between 'The Simpsons' and 'Family Guy,' the final ride for 'Sons of Anarchy' and many, many more at Comic-Con 2014!

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