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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Soundtrack to Be Released on Cassette Tape in November

As successful as 'Guardians of the Galaxy' was at the box-office (and, as the highest-grossing film of the year, it certainly was that), the film's iconic soundtrack was equally as successful. "Awesome Mix Vol. 1" spent two weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart and is currently the 10th largest selling album of 2014. You've been able to buy the digital album, the CD, vinyl and even a "Deluxe Edition," but so far, no actual cassette like the mix tape in the film. But, that's all about to change.

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Ian Hitchcock, Getty Images
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Free Solar Eclipse Viewing Parties in Grand Rapids, Grand Haven

The solar eclipse expected around dusk tonight may be safely seen at viewing parties in Grand Rapids and Grand Haven.

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Acoustic Cafe Series Concert is Tonight at St. Cecilia Music Center

Tonight is the night! The Acoustic Café Series Concert at St. Cecilia Music Center with
Ralston Bowles and an all-star cast of musicians from Austin, Texas; Nashville; Traverse City; Lansing; Marquette; and Grand Rapids.

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RECALL ALERT: Serrano Peppers Sold At Meijer Recalled Over Salmonella Concerns

Officials are warning the public that some Serrano peppers distributed by Meijer stores in Michigan are potentially contaminated with salmonella.

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Socco Visits for Wet Nose Wednesday [Sponsored]

Socco, a Terrier mix, came by 100.5 The River to visit Andy Rent's "Andy in the Morning" show for Wet Nose Wednesday.

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Saturday, October 25 is Make a Difference Day in Grand Rapids

Now HEAR this! This Saturday, October 25 is an important day in Grand Rapids.

Throughout West Michigan, The Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services and Quota Club will collect used hearing aids and refurbish them for people in West Michigan who have hearing loss and cannot afford to purchase aids.

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Photo courtesy of Downtown Market Grand Rapids
Photo courtesy of Downtown Market Grand Rapids
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Slows Bar B Q Coming to Grand Rapids

This afternoon, Downtown Market Grand Rapids announced that Slows Bar B Q is coming to Downtown Market.

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Frederik Meijer Gardens
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Drone Flyover Gives Early Look at Frederik Meijer Garden’s Japanese Garden [Video]

The Richard & Helen DeVos Japanese Garden at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park is set to open to the public on June 13, 2015.

A drone flyover gives us an early look at what's to come.

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It’s National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week

This week is National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week, with a theme, “Lead-Free Kids for a Healthy Future.”  There are many ways parents can reduce a child’s exposure to lead and prevent its serious health effects.

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Fury’ Rages Past ‘Gone Girl’

Brad Pitt's new World War II drama 'Fury' opened at number at the box office and has officially defined what this October has been about: long, R-rated movies featuring huge movie stars bucking the usual trends and out-grossing their family friendly competition. Between this and 'Gone Girl,' it looks like grown adults are heading to their multiplex more than ever these days.

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Grand Rapids Chosen to Host 2015 National Triathlon Event

USA Triathlon announced the Grand Rapids Triathlon, presented by Huntington Bank and Amway Corporation, has been chosen to host the 2015 Clydesdale and Athena National Championships for the Sprint, Olympic and Long-Course distances. This comes after an in depth study by the USAT of thousands of top triathlons across the country.

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