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Grand Rapids Hottie of the Week- Alicia Kozfkay

Name: Alicia Kozfkay
Height: 5’3.5 (the half is important when you are short.)
Weight: 105 pounds
Eyes: Hazel
Hair: Long & Blonde.
Favorite Food: Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo
Favorite Michigan Sports Team: Croswell Lexington Pioneers!
Favorite Movie: Harry Potter
Go-to karaoke song: Anything I can da

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Motley Crue Kickstart Grand Rapids’ Heart at Van Andel Arena

Glam metal was the theme in Grand Rapids Wednesday night (August 3) as Motley Crue, Poison and the New York Dolls took over the stage of Van Andel Arena for a GRD show. Fans busted out their vintage band t-shirts and some even dressed up as their favorite Sunset Strip icons. Take a look at photos from last night's show.

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Grand Rapids Hottie of The Week- Courtney Marie

Height: 5'9"
Weight: 120
Eyes: green
Hair: Strawberry Blonde
Favorite Food: HOTWINGS! I grew up a tomboy, best thing in the world to go with a boxing match or football game are hotwings. Hot BBQ, YUM!

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Taking Back Sunday Take Over The Orbit Room in Grand Rapids

Taking Back Sunday played an awesome set at The Orbit Room in Grand Rapids Thursday night. It was a good mix of some new songs but more older tunes for the crowd to enjoy. If you didn't go to the show last night, see what you missed after the jump.

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Taking Back Sunday Come Full Circle in Grand Rapids

Taking Back Sunday have gone through a lot of changes over the years. Members have come and gone, albums have become more ambitious and the remaining roster have matured as time went on. That maturity has not been more evident than in the return of guitarist John Nolan and bassist Shaun Cooper, part of the beloved Tell All Your Friends lineup. Nolan and lead vocalist Adam Lazzara sat down with me before their show at the Orbit Room Thursday night to talk about the evolution of Taking Back Sunday and how going back brought them forward.

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Win Tickets to see Taking Back Sunday at The Orbit Room or a Trip to NYC

97.9 GRD and Coke are giving away tickets to see Taking Back Sunday at The Orbit Room in Grand Rapids on July 28. Plus, you could unlock access to the exclusive Coke Secret Soundcheck, an intimate pre-concert three-song set performed by Taking Back Sunday!

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GRD Presents the Rock Star Treatment

97.9 GRD and Rock The Rapids present the Ultimate Rock Star Treatment! One lucky fan will score the V.I.P. jackpot during Rock the Rapids, August 8-13 in downtown Grand Rapids!

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Wake Wars 2011 Day 2 in Downtown Grand Rapids

The sun was still shining and the people kept coming out during Day 2 of Wake Wars 2011 at The B.O.B. in downtown Grand Rapids. If you didn't make it out this weekend, see what you missed after the jump.

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Wake Wars 2011 Makes a Splash in Downtown Grand Rapids

The third annual Wake Wars competition took over the parking lot of The B.O.B. this past weekend in downtown Grand Rapids. I was out there with the GRD Roadies broadcasting live and we had a blast. Take a look at some of the photos of Day 1 after the jump.

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Grand Rapids Gets Ready for Wake Wars 2011!

I never pass up the opportunity to chat with cute boys, and with Wake Wars getting set up down stairs in the BOB parking lot, I had to go see what was going on! If you haven't heard, we are bringing you Wake Wars 2011, July 16-17, on the parking lot of The B.O.B. in downtown Grand Rapids! We've got professional, advanced and amateur wakeboarders and wakeskaters, the riders will be thrust through a 20’ wide x 40’ long take-off pool via a motorized winch system, just as if they were being pulled by a boat, where they will launch into the air showcasing their best tricks before landing in a 40’ wide x 90’ long splash pool.

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WGRD’s Jackie Gets Ready For Summer With Swimsuit Photo Shoot

Im a summer girl, let me tell you!  Most of you would say, "well get out of michigan then dummy!"  Well that doesn't work for me though, because summer is summer only because its so cold all year long!   So to kick of summer this year, I am posting some pictures from a photo shoot I did with Brent Taylor of KSA Photography

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‘GRD Staff Photo Shoot

So check it out, after much convincing on my half I finally got the boys to join me in a photo shoot!  It was a struggle and they whined and acted like babies the entire time, but I'd say it was worth it we got some stellar pictures brought to you by the AMAZING Earthtones Photography, check out her website HERE

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