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Whitecaps Tickets Going for Only $5 for July 4th and 5th Games

Reserved seat tickets for the West Michigan Whitecaps’ July 4th holiday week games will be offered for a very special $5 price for one day only.

Tuesday, July 2nd, fans can purchase tickets to the Thursday, July 4th and Friday, July 5th games for the special price of $5, more than half off the regular $10.50 price. There is a limit of eight tickets per person for this special.

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5 Manly Things to Do With Dad on Father’s Day

Father's Day is fast approaching and we believe Dad deserves just as much man-pampering on his special day as Mom does on Mother's Day.

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Little Boy Still Hitting Those Basketball Shots (video)

This is such a fun video of a little, and I mean little, boy and his basketball.

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Most Bizarre Childbirth Award Goes to Couple That Will Lets Dolphins Deliver Their Baby

A North Carolina couple is giving new meaning to the term ‘water birth.’

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Little Kid Falls Asleep Driving His Motorized Truck

We all know how dangerous it is to drive when you're really tired.

Unfortunately, I've fallen asleep at the wheel a few times.  In one instance, I worked overnight and had a 70 mile drive home.  I don't remember about 40 minutes of that drive, but I must have been in some "sleep functioning" state because I didn't wreck or hit anything

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At What Age Is It OK To Begin Using Social Media? [Poll]

Social media is everywhere.  And growing.

Social media can provide of wealth of knowledge, but it also has many pitfalls.

At what age is it OK to begin using social media?

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We’re Having Twins and we Love it! (video)

This is the cutest video.

These young sisters hear the news that their mom is pregnant again, this time with twins. Their reactions are adorable.

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FDA Says Pregnant Women Who Use Migraine Medicine Could Have Children With Lower IQ Scores

On Monday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned of the risk of taking certain migraine medicines while pregnant.

The medicines can lead to children with lower IQ scores.

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Tulip Time 2013 – Highlights For Kids

Tulip Time 2013 is May 4 - 11.

There are so many family activities at Tulip Time, it's hard to choose where to start.

Check our Tulip Time 2013 list of highlights for kids and maximize your family's time at Tulip Time.

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City High, Jenison, And Spring Lake Lead West Michigan In U.S. News’ High School Rankings

Educational rankings are never perfect.  In fact, they are often controversial.  Still, they remain a useful tool.

A number of West Michigan schools have done well in the U.S. News rankings which were just released today.

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How to Talk to Kids in Wake of Boston Marathon Tragedy

As a parent, the hardest part of coping with any tragedy—be it a national or personal one—is finding the words to explain the unexplainable to your children, society's most innocent members.

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Do You Trust Movie Ratings When Choosing A Family Film? [Poll]

All of the rainy days we've gotten lately have made for some good movie watching weather.

It's fun to enjoy a movie with the whole family, but choosing an appropriate movie can be a challenge.

Do you trust movie ratings when choosing a family film?

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