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Ice Skating Has Begun in Downtown Grand Rapids

Ice Skating has officially begun downtown here in Grand Rapids, as Rosa Parks Circle has been filled with water and frozen over!  I watched the zamboni finishing up the ice the other day, as they got ready to begin the skating, and then went back Friday night for the first night of skating!

If you're taking the family for some skating, here's all the information on where to go and what to do.  If you going for a date, you're going to have a lot of fun.

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Car Survival Hacks for Winter – Do They Work or Are They Junk?

Everyone has their own little life hack for everything.  I was telling someone my stupid little hack for staticy shirts today.  Do they work?  Are they just made up?

Some of these winter car hacks sound like great ideas, and I'm going to try them, but since I'm still new at this snow and ice thing, if you have more info for me, that would be great.

Do these things work?

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Ice Tsunami Hitting Lake Winnebago is Terrifying for Snails and Turtles

Reports of frightening "Ice Tsunamis" hitting the coast have surfaced, and people are really afraid of these things.

When you think of a Tsunami, doesn't it imply something fast and unstoppable?

Apparently not anymore.

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WGRD Pond Hockey Classic Divisions

 

 

Gold Division – Team is comprised primarily of experienced adult player 21 years or older. Some players may have high school, competitive Junior, and college and college club playing experience.

 

Silver Division

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: 35,000 Walruses Come Ashore in Alaska [Video]

Here's something crazy that you won't see everyday.

Because of a lack of sea ice, a herd of around 35,000 walruses gathered on a beach in Alaska to rest.

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‘Free Beer & Hot Wings’ ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Video

This morning, the Free Beer and Hot Wings crew took their ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!  They'd been called out quite a bit to do it, and they decided to take p the challenge in as fun a way as they could.

So what did they do?

They invited all their past intern victims to come and shower them with ice water, and each intern got to select which FBHW member had tormented them the most to soak!

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Dad Laughs At Kids Slipping On Ice (VIDEO)

This video is making the rounds on facebook, and while it's a frustrating video because the idiot didn't grasp the idea that you need to turn your phone to the side for a proper video, it IS quite funny. This dad just videos all the kids leaving school and laughs while they each slip on a patch of ice. check out the video below.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Kids Slip On Ice; Dad Can’t Stop Laughing [Video]

No one likes to see kids get hurt, especially over and over and over again.

But watching this video is guaranteed to make you laugh.

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Power Outages Sock West Michigan; Electricity Out ‘Several Days’ for Some

Ice combined with snow has led to numerous power outages in West Michigan.

Since noon Saturday, more than 175,000 Consumers Energy customers have been affected by electricity outages in Michigan.

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Sunday Grand Rapids Forecast: ‘Oh, the Weather Outside is Frightful’ [Video]

There's only one way to sum up this Sunday morning: Slippery and treacherous.

Authorities across West Michigan report ice-, slush- and snow-covered roads, the result of a wintry mix dumped overnight.

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Breast Milk Ice Cream!

Get this guys... you'll never believe it but breast milk ice cream is no longer available in England!  I know what an outrage!  Local authorities in London have pulled this unusual ice cream concoction  in response to public complaints over whether the shop should be selling edibles made from human body fluids

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Snowstorm kicks 100 year record a**

After 7.1 inches of snow and ice it's done.  Record for snowfall shattered a record from the 1800's . Lots of car pile ups and slide-offs, power outages, and tons of schools closed, flight cancellations

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