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James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke is a big hit With the First Lady [Video]

This latest edition of Carpool Karaoke with James Corden from the Late Late Show on CBS, has gone super viral.

It seems that Corden's White House tour took an unthinkable turn when First Lady Michelle Obama joined him for a drive around the grounds singing Stevie Wonder and Beyonce. Yes, you're right, just a ride around the White House grounds. You can't take the First Lady out on the streets and just drive around. That's a no-no.

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GRPS Museum School a Finalist in the National “Super School Project”

These are proud and exciting moments for the Grand Rapids Public Schools Museum School. They have been named one of the 50 finalists in the XQ Super School Project.

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Syracuse v UConn
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Grand Rapids WNBA Star Morgan Tuck Back In Grand Rapids to Inspire Kids

Morgan Tuck, 4-time NCAA National Champion and WNBA star, is returning home, Grand Rapids, to serve as the keynote speaker for the Youth Inspires Hometown luncheon. Designed to motivate and inspire local youth and team leaders, the luncheon will be held on Wednesday, July 27 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM at the JW Marriott, 235 Louis St NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503.

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Time to Eat! Restaurant Week Menus are Ready

Ahhh, the food, the flavors, the deliciousness of it all. Restaurant Week Grand Rapids is just around the corner, and it's a 12-day culinary delight with thousands packing restaurants trying out new food creations and celebrating the wonderful chef's and restaurants we have in Grand Rapids.

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Rio 2016 Olympics Inaugural Ceremony of Korean Athletes
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The Olympics are Coming to the Grand Rapids Public Museum

The Grand Rapids Public Museum (GRPM) will open a new mini exhibit An Olympic View, this Saturday July 23rd. With the Summer Olympics arriving soon, this exhibit celebrates the history of the Games, athletes from Grand Rapids, as well as the Brazil, the 2016 host.

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Balloonists Take To The Skies During European Hot Air Balloon Festival
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Hot Air Balloon Rally Coming to Greenville

Hot air balloons are coming to Greenville this summer!

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Gaming Companies Highlight Their Latest Products At Annual E3 Game Industry Conference
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Nintendo Fans, the Classics are Coming Back

Are you a gamer? Love to play video games, or you just try to keep up with the kids?

Now, it's your turn. Nintendo, a partner in this new Pokemon Go craze, is bringing out something pretty slick.

According to the website brobible.com, they are bringing back the classic NES gaming system.

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Windmill Island at the Height of Beauty Next Week

Next week, July 24-30, Windmill Island Gardens will celebrate Peak Week, the period of summer when the gardens are at the height of their beauty! The week will be filled with flowers and fun for all ages. As an added incentive to enjoy the gardens during Peak Week, an accompanying child can enter for free with every purchase of an adult ticket!

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"Starlifter"
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Air Force Band ‘Starlifter’ Plays at Ford Museum on Thursday August 4th

Thursday evening, August 4, will be a special evening at the Ford Presidential Museum. The USAF Band of Mid-America’s Starlifter will present a free concert open to everyone with no tickets required for admission. In addition, the Amazing Clark Magic Show begins at 6:30 p.m. and Starlifter takes stage at 7 p.m.

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GVSU Raises Tuition, Gives Faculty and Staff 2.9 Percent Raise

Today, the Grand Valley State University Board of Trustees approved the budget for fiscal year 2016. The budget includes an increase for tuition and a 2.9 percent raise for staff and faculty.

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Charlie Brown is Coming to the Grand Rapids Public Museum

Summer isn't even over yet, and I'm looking forward to fall. Okay, for one reason...Charlie Brown is coming to town!

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London Sky Ride
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Their Bikes Were Stolen so Police to the Rescue [Video]

We have had some awfully bad news of late, Police shootings, people shooting Police officers. We have hit a turbulent time in America, seemingly with bad news after bad news. However, there is some good news out there, and it comes with some very big hearts.

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