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Sons of Serendip in Grand Rapids on Sunday, December 11th

This morning Sami Marasigan from First United Methodist Church in Grand Rapids stopped by to tell us about the Sons of Serendip Christmas Concert coming up this Sunday, December 11th, 2016 at 3:00 and 7:00 pm at First United Methodist Church.

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Watch the Full Game Broadcast of the Detroit Lions Last Playoff Win from 1991

Things look promising for the Detroit Lions during the 2016 season for making the playoffs. And who knows, maybe even winning a post season game, something they haven't done since 1991. Now that the Cubs have won the World Series, all bets are off for streaks in sports.

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How the World has Changed Since the Last Detroit Lions Playoff Win

The Detroit Lions are playing with confidence, finding ways to win and own first place in the NFC North. Yes, the Detroit Lions.

The Lions still have work to do to get to the playoffs, but the opportunity is there.

Here's a look at how the world has changed since the last time the Lions won a playoff game.

It's been a while.

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FBI Agent Charged with Felonies for Shooting at a Grand Rapids Police Officer

An FBI Agent from Las Vegas was arraigned Wednesday morning on three felony charges after shooting at a Grand Rapids police officer early Tuesday morning.

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Get Special Pricing on Grand Rapids on Tap Tickets Just in Time For Christmas

Sure, the weather out there in West Michigan doesn't have you thinking warm thoughts, but summer will be back before you know it and so will Grand Rapids on Tap...

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Stores with the Best Return Policies in West Michigan

While the mall and stores are currently filled with holiday shoppers, pretty soon it will be the opposite.

The day after Christmas is the unofficial holiday of "Returning Day" (I just made that up)...

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Grand Rapids Homeless Man Leaves Heartwarming Note [Video]

A couple of guys who live downtown left some food out for the homeless, and what they received back was both heartwarming and heartbreaking.

It's reminder of how much a simple act of kindness can mean to a person.

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Gilda’s LaughFest Announces First Round of Talent and Introduces New Festival Badges

Joanne from the nation’s first-ever community-wide festival of laughter, Gilda’s LaughFest, stopped by The River on Wednesday, December 7th and announced the first round of talent and shows scheduled for the festival’s seventh year to be held March 9 to 19, 2017, in downtown Grand Rapids, and surrounding communities. New this year, details were released regarding LaughFest Badges, which allow individuals access to various aspects of the festival depending on the level of badge purchased.

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It was Wet Nose Wednesday with “Sunday”!

Wednesday morning is my favorite time of the week because it is "Wet Nose Wednesday"! Trudy from the Humane Society of West Michigan stopped by on Wednesday morning, December 7th, and brought along “Sunday”.

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Amanda Bell via YouTube
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Michigan Woman’s Hilarious Kohl’s Cash Snapchat Rant Goes Viral

This is hilarious, mostly because we can all relate.

Amanda Bell, who lives in Saline, Michigan, ran to Kohl's for what she thought would be areal quick trip; but because of a lady in line in front of her, the trip was anything but...

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Hillary Clinton And Donald Trump Face Off In First Presidential Debate At Hofstra University
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13 Famous Faces You’ll See When Donald Trump Visits Grand Rapids

President-Elect Donald Trump was expressive during the campaign; here are 13 looks you'll see when he comes to Grand Rapids on December 9 for his "victory tour."

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Surprise, the Mackinac Bridge is Not the Largest Bridge in Michigan – This is

The Mackinac Bridge that connects Michigan's Upper and Lower Peninsulas is the state's most iconic bridge and without question the longest, but it's not the largest.

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