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Are Parents Missing Out By Taking Too Many Pictures of Their Kids?

There is no shortage of opportunities to take pictures of your kids, but a new study says taking pictures and videos makes it harder to remember those special moments.

Are parents missing out by taking too many pictures of their kids?

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It’s Girl Scout Cookie Time

Holy cow, it's my favorite time of the year.  It's Girl Scout Cookie time!

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“Gypsy the Bunny” Visits for Wet Nose Wednesday

What a cutie!  Gypsy the six-week old dwarf bunny, was our guest today for Wet Nose Wednesday.  The entire staff fell in love.

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(Photo by Koichi Kamoshida/Getty Images)
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Song “Say Something” a Real Tearjerker to 4-Year Old (VIDEO)

Here is a really big Awwwww moment.

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Rockford Chamber of Commerce
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Rockford Ice Festival is This Weekend, Feb. 7 – 8

The fifth annual Rockford Ice Festival is this weekend, Feb. 7-8.

The theme for this year’s event is “Putting on the Glitz."

The event kicks off Friday evening, with opening ceremonies at 6 p.m. that include a scavenger hunt throughout the weekend. The grand prize for the hunt (a.k.a. The Glitz) will be a prize valued at more than $1,000!

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West Michigan Symphony
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Children’s Musical Story Time With the West Michigan Symphony

The West Michigan Symphony has announced a children’s musical story time program with performances based on three beloved children’s books.

Using the books written by Doreen Cronin, the Symphony will entertain children, ages 3-7, through an event that allows them to meet the musicians and learn new music skills through fun and interactive skits. Featured stories include Click Clack Moo, Gig

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Photo by John Downing/Express/Getty Images
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Baby Reacts to a Book (VIDEO)

Have you seen this video yet?  It is way too cute.  I'm pretty sure nine-month old Jack can't read yet, but that doesn't stop him from enjoying a good book.    Enjoy!

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Matt Milhouse
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A 5-Year-Old’s Take On The Harlem Globetrotters Game In Grand Rapids

The Harlem Globetrotters like to dance, sit on the hoop, and pull down opposing players' shorts.

The Globetrotters are a silly team by professional standards, but not too far off a regular day at the gym for a 5-year-old.

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Whitecaps Asking for Food Ideas

Ahhh, the wonderful taste and aroma of Spam Fries.  Nothing like it.  Seriously, nothing like it because it didn't make the cut.  I thought they were delicious!  Go figure.

Hey West Michigan Whitecaps fans and foodies everywhere.  It's that time of the year again.  We get to suggest some new additions to the Whitecaps menu.

It began yesterday where fans can submit their ideas regarding what new food items they would like to see served at Fifth Third Ballpark this summer.

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Schuss in for Radio Night Every Thursday at Cannonsburg Ski Area [Video]

Want to take the whole family or a group of friends out skiing or snowboarding, but you just can't foot the bill for all those lift tickets?

Maybe you just want to head out and enjoy the fresh powder.

Either way, head over on Thursday evenings for Radio Nights at Cannonsburg Ski Area.

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‘Real Pirates’ Coming to Grand Rapids Public Museum in mid-October

Over 200 artifacts including treasure, weapons and more will be coming to the Grand Rapids Public Museum this fall for the exhibit "Real Pirates: The Untold Story of the Whydah from Slave Ship to Pirate Ship."

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Velma and Scooby Doo Visit for Wet Nose Wednesday

It was puppy day in the 100.5 The River studios this morning. 

Velma and her brother, Scooby Doo, part of a five-puppy litter and all named after characters in "Scooby Doo," came to visit.  I wish they could have stayed.

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