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Andy Rent

Starting out as a weatherman/TV-Radio host for TV8 in the 70's, Andy also played "Captain Woody" on the TV8 afternoon kids show, and probably is the most recognized personality in the West Michigan area having been on radio and TV for the better part of three decades. Andy is originally a "Hoosier" from Muncie, Indiana and always wanted to be in “show biz”. After graduating from Ball State University, Andy stayed in Indiana, working in radio and TV in Richmond, Muncie and Indianapolis. He moved to Grand Rapids to work at WOOD-TV where he met his wife Kathy. Andy is deeply involved in the Grand Rapids and West Michigan community. He has served on the board of directors of the Metropolitan YMCA, and Easter Seals-Michigan. He also assists the Salvation Army, DeGage Ministries, JDRF, Disability Advocates, Hope Network, and various other non-profit organizations. Interests: I love golf, travel, reading, dining out, theater and movies. And, of course my children and grand children. Andy and his wife Kathy have 7 children and 8 grandchildren. They have a busy life. Music: I love all kinds - especially jazz, blues, and classical, rock and pop hits. The best part about my job: The ability to make a difference in the community.
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Women’s Hair Styles From the Past 100 Years [Video]

This video is a little bit of fun.

Ladies, do you have some holiday parties coming up? You want to look your best, correct? And your hair must be just right. So, check out this time lapse video with the hottest styles of each decade over the last 100 years!

 

 

I think I saw  Rita Hayworth and Farrah Fawcett in there! You probably got some good ideas from the looks of yesteryear that you may have forgotten about.

 

 

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The Homeless Get a Meal From the Ninja Feeder [Video]

Thanksgiving was last week, I know, but I just found this video and had to share it with you.

This is what this world of ours should be about, helping others in need. This guy, or should I say, Ninja, is doing it right.  It's very sweet. Watch!

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The Gift of Energy Could Make Someone Very Happy This Holiday Season

Here is an interesting idea as you shop for Christmas gifts. What about the gift of "Energy?"

Crazy? Not so much. Consumers Energy sells gift certificates that just might be the perfect gift for someone in need.  Maybe seniors that need help covering their expenses, college students, anyone. The cool thing is you don't have to make any online or store search.The gift of a warm home is welcomed by everyone, be it a relative, friend, co-worker, neighbor, service provider or someone who may be in financial need.

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I Love Lucy Coming to DeVos Performance Hall in February [Video]

 

Broadway Grand Rapids announces the West Michigan premiere of I LOVE LUCY® LIVE ON STAGE, the brand-new hit stage show adapted from the most beloved program in television history.

Running February 10 thru 12, Broadway GR has just released Orchestra pit seats. Ticket prices

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