I'm equally as likely to compliment your cute shoes as I am to invite you out to drink beer and watch a baseball game. I love my dog (Jack Jack), New Kids On The Block, live blogging my life, and eating out (aka not having to cook). My hobbies include Facebook, reading, and pinning crafts on Pinterest that I'll never make.
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day With $17 Off Your Insane Inflatable 5K Entry
In honor of St. Patrick's Day, we're offering our "luckiest" promotion ever! Register between Wednesday, March 15 and Friday, March 17, using the promo code LUCKY, and take advantage of $17 off the checkout price.
Kent County Police Asking for Public’s Help Finding Woman Accused of Stealing Groceries
The Kent County Sheriff's Department has released surveillance photos of a woman they believe has stolen carts full of groceries from stores in West Michigan.
Check Out This House Along Lake Ontario That’s Completely Encased In Ice
John Kucko, who lives somewhere in New York state along the shores of Lake Ontario, posted this video to his Facebook page of the ice that had completely encased his home.
Meijer Gardens Saw Record Attendance in February
Frederik Meijer Gardens announced Thursday that they saw a record number of visitors in February 2017, in fact, it was the best attended February in the history of Meijer Gardens. more than 25,550 people visited the gardens in February, which was a 33% increase over the previous year...
Proposed Michigan Bill Would Ban the Purchase of Pop With Food Stamps
The bill, introduced by Republican representatives Beau LaFave (who represents Delta, Dickinson and Menominee counties) and Ben Frederick (who represents Shiawassee County and several townships in Saginaw County) would put a stop to the purchasing of carbonated beverages with EBT cards.
The Insane Inflatable 5K Will Return to Grand Rapids June 24
All of us at 100.5 The River were ecstatic to hear that the Insane Inflatable 5K is returning to Grand Rapids for another round of bouncy, hysterical fun! We are thrilled to once again invite you to come bounce with us in 2017.
One of West Michigan Women’s Favorite Clothing Lines is Being Sued
I don't think that I could even tell you how many LulaRoe groups I'm a part of on Facebook. Seemingly every day I could browse through someone else's new inventory and buy a new skirt, or shirt, or dress, or pair of leggings (thankfully, I have some self control...
Forget April, West Michigan Has Its Own Pregnant Giraffe
Annabelle the giraffe resides at Boulder Ridge Wild Animal Park and the owners of the park believe she is between four and five months pregnant.
Gerald R. Ford Airport to Host 5K on a Runway
The Gerald R. Ford International Airport will hold a race in October that will let you literally run on the runway.
Actor Bill Paxton Dies at Age 61
Actor Bill Paxton, well-known for his roles in 'Titanic', 'Twister', 'Aliens', and HBO's 'Big Love', has died at the age of 61 due to complications from surgery.
JCPenney to Close Up to 140 Stores Nationwide
JCPenney has not said which stores will be closing, and it is still unclear if the closings will affect any of the stores in West Michigan.
Our Interview With Andrew, A Grandville Teen Hoping For Cards From the Public For His Birt…
We got a chance to talk with Andrew and his mom Sarah about how many cards they've received so far, and also the things that Andrew is really into. Andrew's birthday is March 4, so be sure to send your card soon!