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Excited for the Meijer Gardens Concert Announcement – FBHW Segment 16

Today on Segment 16, the guys get ready for the announcement of the concerts at Meijer Gardens, one of their favorite days every year! They have so much fun, and they can't wait to get the list of shows.

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Here Are the Most Dangerous Neighborhoods in Grand Rapids

When you live in the second largest city in the state of Michigan, you're going to encounter crime. It's just the way that it is.

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Sell Great Lakes Water Like Oil – FBHW Segment 16

Today on Segment 16, the guys talk about the state piping our Great Lakes water to states like Arizona. They want the water sold like oil. There's a reason why we have water, and Arizona doesn't. Deal with it.

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The 5 Worst Kinds of After-School Pick-Up Drivers

Someday, after-school pick-up driving may become an Olympic sport. Many parents seem to already be training for the competition.

Here are the five worst kinds of after-school pick-up drivers.

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Seat-Kicking Incident Leads to Stabbing at Los Angeles Movie Theater

A few years ago, I wrote up a brief item about an incident taking place at Los Angeles’ AFI Film Festival wherein an irate woman maced a man in the face for having the gall to ask her to turn off her cell phone during a screening of Mike Leigh’s J.M.W. Turner biopic Mr. Turner. “Wow, being at the movies sure makes people do crazy things!” I thought to myself. “I wonder how long it’ll be until the next time I get to write about a violent movie theater conflict over petty nonsense.” That day has come at last, and this time [beat to let the moment breathe] the stakes are even higher.

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Muskegon’s Getty Drive-In to Open For the Season April 14

Warmer weather has returned to West Michigan, and that means the return of drive-in movies! Muskegon's Getty Drive-In is set to open for the season this Friday, April 14, 2017 at 8 p...

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You Could Be the Next Actor Cast in the ‘Han Solo’ Movie With Star Wars: Force for Change

Apparently Daisy Ridley has never been to Skywalker Ranch. But you could go there.

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The ‘LOST’ Finale Almost Involved a Giant Volcano Battle

Love or hate the final seasons of LOST, there’s little denying the mythology got a bit … abstract toward the end, between light-filled island corks and temples. That said, producers now reveal that the final episodes were meant to introduce an island volcano that tied things together, but got too costly to depict onscreen.

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Intersection Making Big Additions for More Shows

We love the Intersection! They have a bunch of great shows, they're cool people, and they love to rock! So to hear that they're adding more rooms for shows is freaking awesome to hear. The venue on Grandville is adding two more concert rooms downstairs.

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National Weather Service to Conduct a Statewide Tornado Drill April 19

With Gov. Rick Snyder declaring Michigan’s Severe Weather Awareness Week from April 16- 22, emergency management partners statewide are encouraging Michiganders to conduct a statewide tornado drill at 1:00 p...

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Pay Attention: Traffic Flow at Leonard and 131 Has Changed

Let’s talk about this for a second; traffic patterns have changed at Leonard and 131.  It’s quite different and it’s amazing how FEW people have actually realized it...

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SCAM ALERT: New Phone Scam Targeting Grandparents in W. Michigan

Better let granny know to be on the lookout!

WZZM reports that a new phone scam is targeting grandparents in West Michigan. The Wyoming Department of Public Safety and the Metro Fraud Identity Theft Team have already issued a warning to residents...

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