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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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Chicago College Student Uses Portable Mistletoe to Get Random Kisses [Video]

'Tis the season for mistletoe!

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Cheapskates Make Holiday Turkey Out of Old, Gross Chicken Parts [Video]

We were introduced to TLC's show "Extreme Cheapskates" a while back and couldn't be more bothered by it.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: This Man Is the Most Passionate Target Employee Ever [Video]

It's really great when people are passionate about their job.

Scot Simms in Westminster, Md., is one of those people.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Homeless Man Asks Someone to Take Him In For Thanksgiving [Video]

What are you thankful for this Thanksgiving?

Well a homeless man in Virginia would be thankful if he had a family to spend it with this year.

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Budweiser Fires Clydesdales This Christmas

Budweiser is putting it's famous Clydsdale's ad out to pasture this Christmas season. Apparently horses aren't "in" this year.

The long-running holiday campaign, in which a camera follows the majestic, giant horses pulling a wagon through the snow, has aired every December since 1987.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: New England Patriots’ Bill Belichick Comments On Mike Golic’s Belichick Halloween Costume [Video]

On Friday, New England Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick was a guest on ESPN's "Mike & Mike" radio show with co-hosts Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic.

Since it was Halloween, both hosts were in costume.

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It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas in Downtown GR

Just when you think Halloween was in it's prime, you can't help but deny the fact that the holiday juggernaut known as Christmas is just around the corner. Downtown Grand Rapids is no stranger to the merry season.

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Today is National Coffee Day – Get All Caffeinated and Crazy!

In case you missed it, today is National Coffee Day!  So if you love the roasted bean thing, call it "black gold", or whatever, this is your day!

Head over to your favorite coffee joint, say hi to your barista (I still don't think "barista" is an actual thing), and order your favorite caffeinated drink in whatever language they make you speak in their store.

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Watch Fifth of July Amway Family Fireworks Show Replay Here! [Video]

In case you didn't make it to downtown Grand Rapids for our 5th of July fireworks show, and didn't see or hear them, then you must have been in another state, since the show was huge and amazing!

Thanks to Amway for the amazing fireworks display, honoring all those men and women around the world who serve, and protect America's security and freedoms!

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Amway Family Fireworks’ Fifth of July: Downtown Grand Rapids Lit Up! [Photos]

Downtown Grand Rapids was lit up for the Fifth of July with the Amway Family Fireworks.

A few thousand people came to Ah-Nab-Awen park to enjoy some food, drink, music, entertainment, activities and, of course, the 20-minute fireworks spectacular!

Music from The Rhythm Aces, Vox Vidorra, and Three's a Crowd performed into the evening, as well as some amazing acrobatics and aerial work from the Daredevil Circus Company!

Then, the sky over downtown Grand Rapids lit up with an amazing fireworks show, to honor all those who serve and protect our freedoms and lives!

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