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Five Ways You Can Celebrate Earth Day

Today is Earth Day and it's a day we can try to find some ways and find ways to improve the world around us.

Going green can be difficult, but there are little things that you can do to help. Below

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Michigan Woman Sentenced for Shooting Up McDonald’s Over Bacon

How many times do you have to say, 'add bacon', before they get it right? Too many times according to Michigan's own Shaneka Torres. She's been sentenced three to seven years in prison for her shooting incident at McDonald's after the staff failed to add bacon to her burger.

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Rock Legends Tommy Lee & Alice Cooper Talk About Upcoming Tour, Rock Today, Legacy, and More [Video]

Pinch me and tell me that this interview happened!

Ever since I got into rock music, bands like KISS, Motley Crue, Alice Cooper, Blue Oyster Cult led the way for me to liking rock music. Which eventually got me into radio!

Never in my dreams would I think that I would chat with Motley Crue's Tommy Lee and Alice Cooper on one phone call!

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Halestorm to Rock Grand Rapids at the Orbit Room July 2! [Video]

Another huge show is set to rock Grand Rapids!

Halestorm just announced they are playing the Orbit Room July 2!

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Motley Crue Returns to the Van Andel Arena on October 13! [Video]

It was quite a big deal when Motley Crue announced that they were ending their careers.

It was even a bigger deal when they kicked off their final tour here in Grand Rapids at the Van Andel Arena!

Thanks to fan demand, Motley Crue will say goodbye to Grand Rapids one last time!

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Netflix ‘Fuller House’ Confirmed for 13 Episodes, Will Return DJ, Stephanie and Kimmy Gibbler

All the Tanners and Gibblers will look up and shout “Have mercy!” And Netflix will look down and whisper “You got it, dude.” That’s right, friends. The Full House has officially become a Fuller House, and Netflix will return San Francisco’s favorite sitcom family for 13 episodes with D.J., Stephanie, and Kimmy Gibbler at the center.

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Grand Rapids Man, Dathan Ritzenhein, Places 7th in Boston Marathon

Grand Rapids native and Rockford High School graduate, Dathan Ritzenhein had a strong showing in the 119th Boston Marathon, finishing in seventh place Monday afternoon, WZZM-13 reported.

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Furious 7’ Outpaces ‘Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2’

For the third week in a row, Furious 7 took the top spot at the box office and made it look easy. Not even a trio of newcomers could slow down the latest entry in the crowd-pleasing action series, which has become the fastest film to reach $1 billion worldwide. On the domestic box office, it’s equally impressive. It’s a juggernaut. A cultural event. At the end of the day, Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 may make some money, but it’s making that money in the shadow of a genuine phenomenon.

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Very Important Study Finds Grilled Cheese Eaters Have Lots of Sex

Here's some gouda news for people who love cheese.

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Metalhead Ned Visits Local Shops on Record Store Day!

I celebrate a lot of holidays during the year, and they are all exciting.

However there is one day that is celebrated by record collectors nationwide, and that is Record Store Day!

I took to the streets and checked out Grand Rapids' local shops!

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Dudes I Always Seem to Run Into at Metal Shows [List]

I have seen well over 200 concerts, which means I have most likely seen every kind of fan out there.

Arena shows, club shows, outdoor shows, basement shows. etc. I have seen them all! Because I have attended so many shows, I have begun to see similar fans at every show.

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Michigan Seemingly Surrounded by Dog Flu Outbreak [Video]

A canine influenza outbreak has sickened more than 1,000 dogs in the states surrounding Michigan.

Illinois, Wisconsin, Ohio, and Indiana have all seen cases of the virus, some of them deadly.

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