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Five-Year-Old Cancer Patient Covers Katy Perry’s ‘Roar’ [Video]

We love the fierce determination at the root of Katy Perry's 2013 hit, 'Roar,' but the song tugged at our heartstrings in an entirely different way when covered by a five-year-old cancer patient.

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Congrats to Grand Valley State University’s Class of 2014!

It's graduation day on Saturday for Grand Valley State University's Class of 2014, with commencement at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids.

Two words (or is it one?): Woo-hoo!

Basically, congratulations to all the GVSU graduates this weekend!

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Van Andel Institute Honors Forest Hills Central High School Quartet for Fund-Raising Efforts [Video]

Four students from Forest Hills Central High School who raised more than $100,000 to benefit the Van Andel Institute's biomedical research and science education programs were recognized last week.

They received the second annual Carol Van Andel Angel of Excellence Award.

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Boston Commemorates Marathon Bombings’ One-Year Anniversary

On April 15, 2013, two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, killing three people and injuring more than 260. On Tuesday, the city of Boston commemorated the event with a brief ceremony on Boylston Street.

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Music Video Contest Rocks to Help Tune Teens Away From Distracted Driving [Video]

Music is a powerful tool when it comes to spreading the world about distracted driving.

At least that's the push with GEICO’s Distracted Driving Music Video Contest.

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Delaware Man’s Legacy Includes Hilarious Obituary

He may have died, but his obituary killed.

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Degage Event for Women at Celebration Cinema North Thursday

 

Dégagé Ministries invites women in the community to join them at their event, Open Door Open Hearts, on Thursday, March 13, 2014 at Celebration! Cinema Wave Room, 2121 Celebration Drive NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525. This event is for women, to benefit women. The event will provide attendees with a fun and relaxing evening, including a strolling dinner, speakers and activities, along with concrete ways for how to support women in crisis in their community.

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Mother’s Memory Lives on in Sweet Daddy-Daughter Photographs

In 2011, tragedy struck the Nunery family.  31-year-old schoolteacher, Ali Nunery, was diagnosed with a rare form of lung cancer.  Her courageous battle was lost as she passed away later that year, leaving behind her husband Ben and a 1-year-old daughter named Olivia.

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Mother of Sandy Hook Victim Writes Powerful Letter to Teachers

The mother of one of the 26 victims of last year's Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre has written a powerful letter to the teachers of America. Nebla Marquez-Greene had two children attending Sandy Hook Elementary that day. Her daughter, 6-year-old Ana Grace, was killed in the massacre, but her son was uninjured in the attack. Her letter, which was posted on the Education Week website is powerful, and gut-wrenching, and encouraging all in one. Read it after the jump.

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‘OCD’ Love Poem Shakes the Internet to Its Core

Many poems have been written about love, but few have unified the internet quite like this one.

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Teen Who Needs Heart Transplant May Be Denied Due to Poor Grades

Can getting good grades save your life?

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Paralyzed Man Donates $30,000 to Wheelchair-Bound Boy So He Can Walk Again

He may be paralyzed, but Dan Black's heart is certainly working just fine.

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