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A New Way Teens Are Getting Drunk

Have you seen the news stories about teens using HAND SANITIZER to get drunk? Scary stuff if you're a parent of a teen or tween.  The story was featured on CBSNEWS and I ran across this info on BuzzFeed.com.

After the jump, check out a few things you might want to know about hand sanitizer.

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Join Me, Kim Carson, For The Autism Support Of Kent County Walkathon, Sunday, Kuiper College

Sunday, April 29th, I will be hosting the Autism Support of Kent County Walkathon at Kuiper College noon-3pm!  It's a fun time and there are always some pretty amazing auction items that you can bid on.  In the past they have included getaways to Chicago, the John Ball Zoo, spa visits, massages, gift cards to local restaurants and salons, Whitecaps tickets, Tigers tickets, plus lots of office and business items, too. 

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Adopt Yahtzee NOW from www.CrashsLanding.org
Adopt Yahtzee NOW from www.CrashsLanding.org
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Crash’s Landing Kitty Yahtzee Needs A Loving Home & Kitty Kisses

Kim Carson Here!  I've been working with Crash's Landing for 9 years now.  Crash’s Landing, is a non profit no kill animal shelter.   Their mission statement is, “Saving Our Little Corner Of The World, One Cat At  A Time

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Newborn Found Alive In Morgue, 12 Hours After Being Declared Dead

Can you even imagine mourning the death of your newborn baby and 12 hours later visiting the morgue one last time with your husband to say goodbye; only to discover that there was a mistake, and your baby was very much alive!

That's what happened to a couple in Argentina after the hospital staff had declared the baby dead.  The mother, Analia Bouguet, tells a tel

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FREE West Michigan Youth Summit! Kids Invited To “Live Above The Influence”

Grand Rapids is hosting the first ever youth summit and West Michigan youth are being invited to "Live Above The Influence."

Registration is already underway for this FREE April 27-28 Event

WHAT IS IT: It's a two-day, jam-packed teen-driven “Above the Influence" Kent County conference, presented by the Kent County Prevention Coalition.  It is designed to foster positive attitudes and behaviors
regarding life

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Adopt Blondie & Blackie NOW from www.CrashsLanding.org
Adopt Blondie & Blackie NOW from www.CrashsLanding.org
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Here’s Blondie & Blackie’s Story From Crash’s Landing Animal Shelter…

Kim Carson Here!  I've been working with Crash's Landing for 9 years now.  Crash’s Landing, is a non profit no kill animal shelter.   Their mission statement is, “Saving Our Little Corner Of The World, One Cat At  A Time

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Grandson Returns From The Navy And “Photobombs” His Grandma On Her Birthday [video]

When I first saw this story my first thought was, "What does photobomb mean?"  Photobombing is when someone is taking a photo with other people and another person jumps into the picture unexpectedly!

That's what happened to this grandmother, when she was photobombed by her grandson

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Adopt "Purrseus" Right Now From www.CrashsLanding.org
Adopt "Purrseus" Right Now From www.CrashsLanding.org
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Crash’s Landing Kitty “Purrseus” Needs A Loving Home

Kim Carson Here!  I've been working with Crash's Landing for 9 years now.  Crash’s Landing, is a non profit no kill animal shelter.   Their mission statement is, “Saving Our Little Corner Of The World, One Cat At  A Time

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Join The “Lego Family Block Party” Inside The Grand Rapids Plainfield Township Library

When I was growing up, traditionally, Lego's were always given to boys.  Never mind the fact that girls may like to build things too.  Thank goodness, those stereotypes are no longer in play.  What kid doesn't enjoy playing with those multicolored, interlocking bricks, building houses, and skyscrapers, and cars, and well, just about anything your mind can imagine

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Warm Michigan Weather Brings An Early Allergy Season, AhChoo!

Sneezy, itchy, runny nose?  Those symptoms are happening earlier this year and if you are an allergy sufferer like me, you're getting hit harder and earlier than usual.

Tree pollen counts have exploded recently, because of the consecutive days of record temperatures

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Adopt Big Boy NOW from www.CrashsLanding.org
Adopt Big Boy NOW from www.CrashsLanding.org
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Crash’s Landing “Big Boy” Needs A Big Loving Home To Call His Own

Kim Carson Here!  I've been working with Crash's Landing for 9 years now.  Crash’s Landing, is a non profit no kill animal shelter.   Their mission statement is, “Saving Our Little Corner Of The World, One Cat At  A Time

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What Retirees Wish They Would Have Done Differently

It's always a good idea to listen to your elders.  They have lived, learned and know a lot more than you do.  They say you can never go back, but some retirees were interviewed and asked what they have learned along life's highway and byway

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