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Amway Volunteers to Build new Playground for Kids and Neighborhood

More than 300 volunteers from Amway, Early Learning Neighborhood Collaborative (ELNC), organizers from KaBOOM! and residents of the Grand Rapids community will join forces on Friday, June 12, to give area kids the childhood they deserve by building a new playground at ELNC.

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Wedding Father-Daughter Dance Turns Into a Game of Catch [Video]

There have been so many wedding videos of sweet father/daughter dances. Some even turning into a father/daughter rock fest with some cool moves.  However, I'll bet you haven't seen anything like this before.

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Courtesy Wings of Mercy
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Wings of Mercy 20th Annual CareAffaire is Saturday, May 30

All of West Michigan is invited to the 20th Annual Muskegon CareAffaire benefiting Wings of Mercy. The event will be held at Executive Air Transport at the Muskegon County Airport on Saturday, May 30 from 8:00 am to Noon.

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Grand Rapids City Parks to get Make Overs

It's been a long time coming, but several Grand Rapids City Parks will be getting a make over, and residents couldn't be happier.

Our news partner, WZZM TV13 says that over the next couple of months, Cherry Park, Fuller Park, Garfield Park, Highland Park, Lincoln Park, Roosevelt Park, Westown Commons and Wilcox Park will all get significant improvements.

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‘Action Movie Kid’ Returns With New Video

What happens when you are four years old and your dad is a Hollywood special effects expert?

You get to be a superhero named "Action Movie Kid" in your home movies!

"Action Movie Kid" is back with Volume 3!

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West Michigan Schools Awarded for Being Prepared for Cardiac Emergencies

122 Michigan schools have been awarded the MI HEARTSafe School designation which recognizes schools that are prepared to respond to cardiac emergencies.

West Michigan schools recognized include schools in Belmont, Cedar Springs, Coopersville, Fennville, Grand Rapids, Rockford, Wyoming, and more.

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Schools in Allendale, Belding and Wyoming Win Awards for Healthy Student Lifestyles

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and Governor Rick Snyder are recognizing 24 Michigan schools for fostering healthy eating, physical activity habits, and tobacco-free lifestyles among students.

Allendale Middle School, Belding Middle School and Vista Charter Academy in Wyoming are among those being recognized.

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Daughter Loses Tooth by Javelin Throw [Video]

Losing a tooth, the natural way, is like a sign of growing up, right? Kids are so proud when they lose a tooth. They're getting older, feeling proud, not to mention the Tooth Fairy will come with money.

However, losing a tooth can be traumatic. And parents have to help a bit, and be creative, at getting that tooth out.

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The Discovery of King Tut Exhibition Opens at the Grand Rapids Public Museum May 16

The much anticipated exhibition,The Discovery of King Tut, will make its Great
Lakes Region debut at the Grand Rapids Public Museum on May 16, 2015. Visitors will experience what it was like for Howard Carter and his team when they first discovered the tomb of Tutakhamun in1922.

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Mother’s Day Brunch in Grand Rapids – 2015

Have brunch with Mom for Mother's Day!

Check our guide to the best brunches in Grand Rapids and enjoy your time with Mom!

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Now We Know Why Dogs are So Excited to Go to the Park [Video]

This is a really cute animated ad that Coca-Cola created. Now we know why our dogs go so crazy when they go to the park.

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Ellen DeGeneres Bringing ‘Green Eggs and Ham’ to Netflix in 2018

Netflix has announced a new series based on Dr. Seuss' Green Eggs and Ham coming in 2018.

The show will feature "cutting-edge animation". Ellen DeGeneres has been announced as one of the executive producers.

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