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Third Annual Nutrition Advisory Council Symposium
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Where is Richard Simmons? Apparently Hanging out at Home

A raging mystery has been burning a hole in peoples minds for the past two years, where is Richard Simmons? After all, he hasn't been seen in public for more that two years, and people feared for him.

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Courtesy GRandJazzFest
Courtesy GRandJazzFest
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Great Jazz Coming Back in August With GRandJazzFest

GRandJazzFest presented by DTE Energy Foundation returns to Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids, this Aug. 20 and 21, for the fifth annual festival. The popular family-friendly festival, which attracted more than 10,000 people last year, is West Michigan’s only free, weekend-long jazz festival. The two-day festival will again be free because of Presenting Sponsor DTE Energy Foundation, the City of Grand Rapids and other sponsoring organizations and individuals.

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The Bunny Train in Coopersville is Ready to Roll

It's that time of year again with Spring and Easter just around the corner. It's time to hop aboard the Bunny Train!

This is always a family favorite when the Coopersville & Marne Railway presents their annual Bunny Train. This year, the 13th, the train will run on Saturdays, March 12, 19 and 26 and on Sundays March 13 and 20. Saturday train departures are at 11:00 am, 1:30 pm and 3:30 pm. On Sundays, the trains leave at 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm. The friendly Conductor will call “All Aboard” at 20 minutes before each departure.

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The Girls Of Baywatch From L R: Traci Bingham Donna D'Errico Yasmine Bleeth Gena Lee Nolin
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David Hasselhoff Joining the new Baywatch Movie

Baywatch, the most successful TV show of all time, is coming to the "big screen" next year. Starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Zac Efron, and of course beautiful lady lifeguards, Baywatch the movie just announced that Mr. Original Baywatch, David Hasselhoff is joining the cast.

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Ghostbusters Reboot Looks Like a Dandy One [Video]

There has been a lot of talk about it, a lot of speculation, and much anticipation, and It's almost here. What? Ghostbusters!

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Here Come the Chickens

The chickens are coming...the chickens are coming!

Yes, the Chickens are back, as Gilda’s LaughFest, announced they’ll attempt to take back the Guinness World Record for ”Largest Rubber Chicken Toss!”

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Def Leppard Announce Grand Rapids Date of SummerTour with REO Speedwagon and Tesla

Saturday, July 9 is the date to catch another fabulous show at VanAndel Arena.

Def Leppard have just announced they will return to the road this summer for an extensive tour across North America due to overwhelming demand...

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The Butterflies Will be Flying at Meijer Gardens Beginning Tomorrow

Can you belive 7,000 tropical butterflies will be flying about at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park beginning tomorrow, March 1?

How exciting that they're baaaack!

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Best Picture Oscar Nominees for Academy Awards Tonight [Video]

The Oscars, Motion Picture Academy Awards, are tonight. Will you be watching? I will. I love movies and movie magic, the glitz and glamour of Hollywood. It's always fun to "star watch," and see who wins.

The final award is always the Best Picture award. Have you seen any of the nominees, or better yet, do you know which films have been nominated?

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Funniest News Bloopers Involve Kids [Video]

Here's some Saturday fun for you. Something I could watch all day long. TV News Bloopers!

I was in TV for many years and I certainly have had my share of bloopers, and tons in radio even. But these are the best, because they involve kids!

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Gypsy Jazz Coming to St. Cecilia Music Center in March [Video]

Great Jazz continues in Grand Rapids, and March 10, 2016, is the night Grand Rapids will hear the newest star, dynamic young French Jazz Vocalist Cyrille Aimée with a night of Gypsy Jazz at the St. Cecilia Music Center. She is certainly on a roll, as her latest album, "Let's Get Lost" recently hit #1 on the Jazz Charts.

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Whitecaps Fans Can Vote For Their Favorite New Food

What do you think, yummy? It's a Deep Fried Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Pie! Oh, my!

My mouth is watering and I'm beginning to drool over the finalist list of possible new food at Fifth Third Ballpark and the Whitecaps, and this is one of the eight finalists!

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