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East Kentwood Basketball’s Brent Kimbrel Named High School Athlete of the Week

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Breaking Benjamin Returns to The Orbit Room on May 19 [Video]

Breaking Benjamin returns to The Orbit Room on May 19.

It's been a while hasn't it?

When we got the announcement that his show was coming to Grand Rapids, we got pretty excited.

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Ministry to Dominate The Intersection on May 31 [Video]

Even MORE concerts are coming to the Grand Rapids area! It sure seems like May is once again going be called the Loudest Month of the Year.

I would like to call Grand Rapids in the month of May: Grand Rapids Rock City.

To close out the month of rock, will be Ministry at The Intersection.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings
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A Look Inside Dumber Than Zane Trivia on ‘Free Beer & Hot Wings’

Each week on "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show," we play Dumber Than Zane Trivia for a $500 cash prize.

It's done Thursdays on our show.

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Just In Time For Lent: Bacon-Wrapped Pizza

If you were thinking of giving up pizza for lent, good luck.

Little Caesars is going to make it completely impossible because if you love pizza and you love bacon, this is for you.

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Max Needs a New Home; Maybe Yours?

Every Tuesday, my heartstrings get pulled as the Humane Society of West Michigan makes a stop by the station.

They bring in a furry friend that needs a home!

This week, this very happy dog came in named Max.

Max has a sad story.

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Community Action Partnership of Kent County
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Walks for Warmth Help Keep Michigan Families Warm [Sponsored]

Consumers Energy is encouraging the public this winter to take part in Walks for Warmth, which help raise money to keep Michigan families warm.

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It’s All About the Gumbo As The B.O.B. Serves Up Fat Tuesday

It was all about the gumbo Tuesday at The B.O.B. Make that Fat Tuesday at The B.O.B.

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Brewery Vivant Celebrates Fat Tuesday with Fat Paczki Beer Release

Paczki, gumbo, jambalaya and now Fat Paczki beer.

Thanks to Brewery Vivant in Grand Rapids, there is a new entry into the list of must-have food and drink on Fat Tuesday.

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Testament, Exodus, Shattered Sun Bring Their Metal to The Intersection on April 13 [Video]

There are concerts galore.

We have so many great concert announcements popping up here and there, it's hard to keep track of all of them.

If you want metal, you've got it.

Testament, Exodus, and Shattered Sun are returning to the Intersection in Grand Rapids on April 13.

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Steelcase, United Way Offering Free Tax Preparation Tuesday

Steelcase and the Heart of West Michigan United Way are teaming up to offer free tax preparation for qualifying families on Tuesday.

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The B.O.B. Celebrates Fat Tuesday

Maybe you aren't able to get to New Orleans for Fat Tuesday today?

Well, don't worry because The B.O.B. has you covered!

Head to The B.O.B for its 17th annual Fat Tuesday Celebration TODAY.

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