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Ethnic Heritage Festival Dances in Saturday at Grand Rapids Public Museum

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Crispin Glover Visits UICA for Grand Rapids Performance Feb. 2 [Video]

Actor, filmmaker and author Crispin Glover is returning to the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts for a one-night engagement next month.

Glover visits for a Sunday performance at 7 p.m. Feb. 2 at UICA, 2 Fulton St. West in Grand Rapids.

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Sandra Bullock (L) and Director John Lee Hancock 
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Sandra Bullock (L) and Director John Lee Hancock (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)
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Critics’ Choice Movie Awards Winners

It's the first of the year, and there must be some awards to hand out somewhere, I'm pretty sure.

Absolutely!  The Golden Globes have been awarded, the Academy Awards announced their nominations, and last Thursday, the Critics' Choice Awards were handed out.  How did I miss that?

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The Golden Raspberry Nominations Announced

With all the hub-bub over the Oscar nominations on Thursday morning, I totally forgot the other, most coveted, award, the Golden Raspberry, better known as the Razzies!

Ah, the worst of Hollywood, and, there were many "worsts" this past year. 

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Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images
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And the Oscar Nomination Goes to …

Did you watch the announcement?  The nominees are in for 2014's top movie award, the Oscar.

You could have watched it live, here on 100.5 The River's website.

Missed it, huh.  Let me catch you up to date.

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Lily Tomlin’s LaughFest/Broadway Grand Rapids Show Tickets on Sale for General Public Friday

Lily Tomlin, a Michigan native, is one of the nation's foremost comediennes, with an extraordinarily broad entertainment career spanning television, movies, theater, animation and stand-up comedy.

She never before appeared in Grand Rapids, but will in Broadway Grand Rapids' LaughFest performance on March 10.

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Fresh Folk Series at St. Cecilia Continues on January 9

St. Cecilia Music Center will present the second Fresh Folk Series Concert for the 2013 / 2014 season on January 9 at 7:30 p.m.

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Jazz Vespers on Saturday at First United Methodist Church in Grand Rapids

It has become something of a tradition, and people are thrilled, that Jazz Vespers is returning to First Church this Christmas season.

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College Students Celebrate Holidays With Window Art In Downtown Grand Rapids

Christmas in downtown Grand Rapids is a little more cheerful this year thanks to the hard work of many local college students.

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photo by Gabe Palacio/ImageDirect
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St. Cecilia Jazz Series Hosts Three Grand Rapids Born International Jazz Greats

The new year in Grand Rapids will really be kicked off in grand style at St. Cecilia Music Center.  Their Jazz Series on January 23, 2014 begins the season with a unique gathering of three musicians with Grand Rapids roots who have made it big in the international jazz world.

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Relive ArtPrize 2013 in Exhibition at the Grand Rapids Art Museum

For the past four years, ArtPrize has been easily among the most anticipated events in Grand Rapids.

ArtPrize is 2½ weeks in late September and early October celebrating art with thousands of people visiting from aross the country for the public art competition.

Alas, following the announcement of the winners, the displays are taken down and other events take its place.

I don't know about you, but I always find myself feeling a bit empty when it's over.  It's such a big build-up to the event and a virtual party downtown during ArtPrize weeks. Then, it's back to reality.

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Opera Grand Rapids Announces new Executive Director

Michigan’s longest running, professional opera production company is proud to welcome international non profit arts administrator Anne Berquist as it's new Executive Director.

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