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Remarkable Young Girl Doing Hundreds of Acts of Kindness [Video]

Here is a remarkable story of a young girl who wants to help people. That's all, just help by doing an act of kindness.

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Kids' Food Basket
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West Michigan Preparing for Go Orange Day with Orange Smiles [Photos]

This Friday, Kids’ Food Basket and dozens of schools, businesses and organizations will wear orange to raise awareness of childhood hunger in West Michigan.

Many are getting a jump-start on Go Orange Day with big orange smiles!

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Spirit Crowns Gilda’s LaughFest Community Kickoff, Even If World Record Doesn’t [Videos]

A paper crown-capped world record was part of the agenda at the Gilda's LaughFest Community Kickoff.

While the world mark set last July didn't tumble, the throngs at Fountain Street Church in Grand Rapids more than made up for it in spirit, energy, effusiveness and antics Thursday night.

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It’s Still Soup Time!

By Laurenda Marie Bennett
Photos do not always do soup justice, particularly this one.

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Seven Foods You Should Be Eating for a Healthy Heart

Heart Health can be as simple as making some changes to your diet. Consider adding more of these seven foods to your plate for their heart-health benefits.

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LunaFest Film Festival Hits Grand Rapids Art Museum in April

LunaFest is a traveling film festival dedicated to promoting awareness about women's issues, highlighting women filmmakers and bringing women together in their communities.

LunaFest gets hosted locally in Grand Rapids by Kent County Girls on the Run at Grand Rapids Art Museum on April 23, with special guest Molly Barker, Girls on the Run founder.

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Love on Valentine’s Day Will Never Beat This Man’s Love for his Wife

I sincerely hope Valentines's Day was special for you. It was for us. Even though I waited too long to get a reservation at any of our favorite restaurants...my bad...I was able to make it special. We spent time together, of course there were flowers involved, and a card, and I cooked. It was a lovely, loving evening. However, no matter what I did on Valentine’s Day it still pales in comparison to what this man does.

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What’s the Difference Between the Homeless and you and me? Not Much [Video]

This is a very cool short film from filmmaker Tyler Bridges. He has created  "What’s the Difference" in which homeless guys get a shower, a shave and a haircut. Simple.

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Bird’s-Eye Views of Lake Michigan’s Wintry Shoreline Near Grand Haven [Video]

Talk about cool.

Byron Center's Tommy Sadler took some awesome Lake Michigan shoreline visuals on Saturday at Rosy Mound Natural Area near Grand Haven.

The aerials were shot with a DJI Phantom 2 drone-mounted GoPro camera.

Wintry and wonderful.

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Pizza Delivery Man Gets Surprise of his Life [Video]

Here is your HAPPY NEWS for today.

A pizza delivery man in Ann Arbor, Robert Dunn, knew, he was delivering one pizza to a hotel in Ann Arbor. But when he got there, he discovered that he was delivering the pie to a conference room filled with 200 real estate agents who had decided to do something nice for someone in the service industry. So before Dunn arrived with the pizza, they all tossed in some cash and and gifts, and, well, watch the video.

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Twin Brothers Film Emotional Moment As They ‘Come Out’ to Their Father [Video]

This is one of the most emotionally-charged videos I have ever seen, and you need to be prepared.

Twins Austin and Aaron Rhodes are getting a lot of attention after posting this video on YouTube.

With tears streaming down their cheeks, they do something they have wanted to do for a long time, but, up to now, were unable. They have to call their father and have a talk. It is very powerful.

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100.5 The River’s December 2014 Top Songs Playlist

Band Aid 30's 'Do They Know It's Christmas?'

Nat King Cole's 'The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On an Open Fire)'

Josh Groban's 'O' Holy Night'

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