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Kyle’s Free Beer & Hot Wings Holiday Break-In In Grand Rapids [Audio]

For the 11th consecutive year, we tried to do our part to help out families in need this Christmas season with Free Beer & Hot Wings Holiday Break-Ins.

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Producer Joe’s Free Beer & Hot Wings Holiday Break-In In Grand Rapids [Audio]

For the 11th consecutive year, we tried to do our part to help out families in need this Christmas season with Free Beer & Hot Wings Holiday Break-Ins.

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Trans-Siberian Orchestra
Trans-Siberian Orchestra
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See Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Savatage at Wacken in Germany in August 2015! [Video]

TODAY is the last day to enter this awesome 97.9 WGRD contest for a trip for four in August 2015 to Wacken Open Air Festival in Germany to see Trans-Siberian Orchestra and Savatage rock!

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Tickets to Pop Evil This Saturday Are Going Fast!

Planning on going to Pop Evil this Saturday at The Intersection? Better act quick!

The show is EXTREMELY close to selling out, so get your tickets now!

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(Photo: Metalhead Ned/WGRD)
(Photo: Metalhead Ned/WGRD)
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Metalhead Ned Survives The Sickness

If you were listening this weekend to WGRD, you heard a void. A voice that you normally hear was missing from the airwaves during the time of Saturday 7 to midnight and Sunday 10 to 3. Where was Metalhead Ned?

Sick as a dog, but he's better now.

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Street Harassment Video, YouTube, Rob Bliss
Street Harassment Video, YouTube, Rob Bliss
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Watch the Top 233 Viral Videos of 2014 in Under 7 Minutes

There's so many popular viral videos, who has time to watch them all?

I'm fairly certain you know the answer... "Ain't nobody got time for that!" (And if you don't get that reference, you must have been asleep in 2012 when that viral video struck. It's posted below, in case the 500 billion times you heard that phrase wasn't enough.)

Anyway. Here's all the best viral videos of 2014 in under 7 minutes.

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Meijer Surprises More Than 200 Customers By Paying For Their Christmas Purchases [Video]

Saturday was a lucky day for some folks who visited their local Meijer to do their Christmas shopping.

The retailer gave 213 unsuspecting customers a HUGE surprise at the checkout: their entire shopping carts filled with gifts and groceries were given to them free!

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Sony Pictures Entertainment Cancels Christmas Release of ‘The Interview’ [Video]

Following today’s release of a message sent from the mysterious group responsible for the massive Sony hack, the company has now informed theater owners that they can opt out of screening ‘The Interview’ if they are concerned about the terrorist threat. Although the Department of Homeland Security responded by saying they could find “no credible info” on planned attacks, Sony has decided to place the decision to screen the film in the hands of theater executives.

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Photo Bernt Rostad
Photo Bernt Rostad
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Founders Brewing Co. Goes Global with Spanish Investor

Grand Rapids' Founders Brewing Co. now has an international investor.

Founders announced Wednesday that Mahou San Miguel brewery in Spain, will be their new partner.

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New Line Cinema and MGM Pictures
New Line Cinema and MGM Pictures
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New Movies (This Week): ‘Annie,’ ‘The Gambler,’ ‘Goodbye to All That,’ ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, ‘Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb’ and ‘Mr. Turner’ [Video]

The new movies start early this week with two releases on a Wednesday.

The releases this week include sequels for "The Hobbit" and "Night at the Museum" and the return of a precocious little girl named Annie.

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Niki Bloem
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WGRD Pond Hockey Classic 2015 Is On January Horizon [Video]

The WGRD Pond Hockey Classic 2015 is Jan. 23-25, 2015, at Richmond Hill Park in Grand Rapids.

Get your team signed up with 97.9 WGRD over the next couple days.

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Rockford Michigan Chamber of Commerce
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Celebrating Christmas and the Holiday Season in Rockford [Sponsored]

Celebrate Christmas and the holiday season in Rockford.

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