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Track Santa’s Worldwide Journey on Christmas Eve

Years ago you had to listen for reindeer bells to know when Santa was near.

Today, you can track Santa's entire trip around the globe with video, apps, and other technology.

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Lowell Area Schools Using App to Share Information With Students and Parents

Last month, Lowell Area Schools released their free ParentLink app which shares school news and information.

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Spectrum Health Announces top Baby Names of 2015

There are some newcomers to Spectrum Health's top ten baby names for both girls and boys this year. Elizabeth, Evelyn and Natalie enter the top ten for girls. Levi, Grayson and Owen enter the top ten for boys.

See the full top ten lists from Spectrum Health.

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Here are the Top Toys for Christmas

Do you have your Christmas or Hanukkah shopping finished, wrapped and ready to go? Are you kidding?

Okay, seriously, most of us are still madly rushing about gathering presents and are somewhat clueless as to what to by the kids and grandkids.

Have no fear, I have this handy-dandy guide to the top Christmas toys of 2015, thanks to Ranker.com. Whether you’re looking for popular 2015 toys for your own kids, a niece or nephew, or pretty much any other kid you’d care to gift with one of the best Christmas presents ever, you're covered!

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A Child’s Milestones are Priceless [Video}

We love our kids tons, right? Our grandkids are priceless. It's especially heartwarming to be able to enjoy each "milestone" of our kids lives. You know, saying their first word, taking their first step, going potty for the first time.

However, I think one of the cutest milestones in a life is experiencing an automatic sliding door. See what you think.

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Breakfast is big hit for Staff of Family Futures

About a month ago, we were asking for nominations, and your vote, for your favorite non-profit social service agency. The winning agency would win breakfast for their entire staff as a thank you from 100.5 The River and the Omelette Shoppe. Well, the nominations poured in along with the votes.

And the winner was....Family Futures!

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Night at Your Museum Coming Back to Grand Rapids Public Museum

Your favorite characters come to life at the Night at Your Museum on a very special night. Hosted by the Grand Rapids Public Museum (GRPM), mother's, father's, and children of all ages will have a blast of a time on Sunday, December 27 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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I Didn’t Eat a Cupcake. What Makes You Think I Did? [Video]

Every parent in the universe can relate to this. It's the case of the missing cupcake.

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Are you Feeling Down Today? Need Some Motivation and Inspiration? Look no Further [Video]

It's Tuesday, and if you're in need of a little motivation and inspiration, I've found it for you.

Yes, it was spawned by the MSU football win over Michigan this past weekend, but I'm telling you, it reaches all of us, and should really inspire you.

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Little Girl Sings a Sweet Song for her Mom [Video]

If you're watching this video and start to feel your eyes pooling up with tears, it's not because there's someone chopping onions near you. It's because you're human and this sweet, adorable video is the most touching thing you'll see all day.

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A Fun Family Announcement They are Expecting [Video]

We've all received baby announcements. You know, the ones that announce a baby shower, and you're excited that your friend is having a baby. But, that's kind of boring. Why not do something more creative like this family did.

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Laughing Babies are Today’s Awesome Moment [Video]

I dare you not to smile, laugh, or sigh after you watch this. These two adorable little twin  boys can't stop laughing at their dog.

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