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Students Can See ‘Selma’ for Free on Martin Luther King, Jr., Day [Video]

Students who have the day off from school on Monday can see the movie "Selma" for free.

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Bill Pugliano/Getty Image
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North American International Auto Show 2015 Opens to Public [Video]

From big, bad super cars to luxury vehicles you dream about, the North American International Auto Show 2015 is capturing the attention of the automotive world with 51 product introductions at its press previews.

There have been big pickups, high-performance muscle cars, hybrids, plug-ins and even driver-less entries. All tallied, there have been 48 worldwide and three North American reveals this week.

Now it's your turn to see the vehicles at the Detroit show, which runs through Jan. 25 at Cobo Center.

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Courtesy Experience Grand Rapids
Courtesy Experience Grand Rapids
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West Michigan Has Good Jobs and Economic News for 2015

Yesterday, I posted some good economic news regarding consumer spending over the holidays, so I thought I would continue the "rosy" news, especially for here in West Michigan.

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Kevin Winter Getty Images Entertainment
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Oscar Announces 2015 Movie Nominations

Entertainment Weekly has released the 2015 much anticipated 2015 Oscar nominations, and to no surprise, Birdman and The Grand Budapest Hotel led this year’s class of Oscar films with nine nominations apiece, including nods for Best Picture and Best Director.

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Courtesy Harlem Globetrotters
Courtesy Harlem Globetrotters
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Harlem Globetrotters Returning to Grand Rapids

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring some of the greatest athletes and entertainers on the planet, will bring their unrivaled family show to Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids on Sunday, Jan. 25 at 2 p.m. during the Harlem Globetrotters 2015 “Washington Generals’ Revenge” Tour.

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Jocelyn Goldberg (Wieden+Kennedy)
Jocelyn Goldberg (Wieden+Kennedy)
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Doritos Ninjas, Clydesdales, Talking Frogs, Coke and More at GVSU on Friday

What do Doritos ninjas, Clydesdale horses, talking frogs, cavemen, a miniature Darth Vader and Mean Joe Green have in common?

They all have had their 30 to 60 seconds of fame as commercials during the Super Bowl.

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Cardboard Bobsled Derby Returns to Cannonsburg Ski Area for Fifth Annual Run!

Hard to believe that this is the fifth year of creative sleds made out of cardboard either crashing and burning or making it to the finish line triumphantly at Cannonsburg Ski Area in Belmont.

Whether you crash and burn, it's time to start grabbing the cardboard and tape and making your cardboard bobsled for the fifth annual Cardboard Bobsled Derby!

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Courtesy Dog Story Theater
Courtesy Dog Story Theater
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Pigeon Creek Shakespeare Company Returns to Grand Rapids

Dog Story Theater, 7 Jefferson Ave. SE in downtown Grand Rapids, always presents an eclectic brand of theater. It welcomes back Grand Haven-based Pigeon Creek Shakespeare Company this month with the classic "All's Well That Ends Well."

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Leslie E. Kossoff-Pool/Getty Images
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Kiss Cam at Basketball Game Finds Fighting Couple [Video]

At a Grand Rapids Griffins Hockey game when they use the "Kiss Cam" on the video screen, and you get photographed with your sweetie, you're supposed to kiss, right? It's pretty cute, and most couples kiss and the crowd loves it.

Ah, ah, ah, not so fast there, sparky.  That's supposed to be the case, but in Chicago, at a Bulls basketball game, it didn't exactly happen that way.  But, have no fear, the Bulls mascot saves the day, and it's priceless!

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Courtesy UICA
Courtesy UICA
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Up Close and Personal With Artist, Artwork and Collectors at the UICA

The Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts is holding three events in the upcoming weeks to bring visitors closer to the artwork, the artists, and the collectors associated with their current exhibitions, Buying Friends: The Kortman Collection, and Looking Forward: The Artwork of Kirk Newman.

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Courtesy Showspan
Courtesy Showspan
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Grand Rapids Remodeling and New Homes Show at DeVos Place This Weekend

Our area's newest consumer show opens with a bang at DeVos Place this week, as the Grand Rapids Remodeling and New Homes Show welcomes, not only wonderful displays, but an amazing line-up of talent to its seminar stages.

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Rockford Michigan Chamber of Commerce
Rockford Michigan Chamber of Commerce
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Celebrating Christmas and the Holiday Season in Rockford [Sponsored]

Celebrate Christmas and the holiday season in Rockford.

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