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Amtrak Exhibit Train in Grand Rapids Tomorrow

The Amtrak Exhibit Train, showcasing the past, present and future of America’s Railroad®, will be open to the public for free tours this Saturday in Grand Rapids as part of the national Amtrak Train Days tour.  The Exhibit Train is open from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.at the Amtrak Station at 440 Century Avenue SW.  

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His Dog Won’t Fetch So Little Boy Does It Himself [Video]

Today is Thursday. Okay, so, time for my Thursday morning "sweetness" video.

This little boy tries to play fetch with his dog. What happens? Watch.

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Survey Says Families Starting Back-To-School Shopping Earlier, Are You? [Poll]

According to a recent Meijer customer survey, 75 percent of shoppers are expecting to buy as much as they can on their back-to-school list before the first day of school.

When are you starting back-to-school shopping?

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It’s the Simple Things in Life That can Really Make a Difference

The other day, I was driving home from the radio station, a million thoughts on my mind, the next event I would be attending, work I was taking home with me, when I drove past a lemonade stand. You know, the one kids have set up in their yard on a small table, hoping people will stop and buy some. It may be their first attempt in the world of free enterprise, and they are full of hope and excitement. But, as the day wears on, their hopes dim because most people, as I did, just drive by, too busy to stop.

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Family That Dances Together Stays Together [Video]

This sure is a heartwarming video. And, I reach 97-years of age and can do what this woman does, I'm going to be pretty happy.

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Young Cyber-Bully Victim Speaks out to Help Other Bullied Kids [Video]

An 11-year-old boy is taking a stand against cyber-bullies in a new video he recently posted on YouTube.

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Michigan Pirate Festival in Grand Haven August 3 – 9

Loutit District Library and Harbor Island will host the ninth annual Michigan Pirate Festival in Grand Haven, August 3 - 9.

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Baby Sees Parents for First Time After Getting Glasses [Video]

This moment will melt your heart, because thanks to her brand-new glasses, baby Piper can see clearly for the first time, and the joy is infectious!

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Pooping Baby Faces in Slow Motion are way too Cute [Video]

This is way too cute.

Pampers created a commercial with babies. Okay, that's pretty natural, babies and pampers go together. But, this one has a super cute twist. The babies just happen to be going poo-poo in their Pampers, and Pampers caught it all in slow motion. 

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Parents Plan to Spend an Average of $873 per Student on Back-To-School Shopping

A new survey from Rubicon Project says 56 percent of parents plan to spend more on back-to-school shopping this year than they did last year. They also plan to spend an average of $873 per student.

Does $873 seem a little high?

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Maria From Sesame Street is Leaving Show [Video]

Well this is a sad, but happy, story. It's the end of an era on Sesame Street as Sonia Manzano, the actress who has played Maria on the PBS children's program for 45 years, is retiring, but happily, of course.

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How NOT to cut a Watermelon [Video]

How was your 4th of July celebration? Fun I hope, and full of good food. Too much food, I'm sure, but good non-the less. Did you have watermelon? Was it easy to cut?

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