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‘American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson’: FX Orders ‘AHS’ Spinoff

By now we're admittedly used to the prospect of blockbuster cable TV series spawning "companion" spinoffs, but FX's newest 'American Horror Story' riff is by far the most perplexing yet. The network has officially placed an order for Ryan Murphy's 'American Crime Story' series, its first season subtitled 'The People v. O.J. Simpson,' and we assure you, this is not a joke.

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First Four Minutes of ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 5 Premiere [Video]

AMC has released the first four minutes of the Season 5 premiere of 'The Walking Dead' and if you aren't already salivating for the continuing adventures of Rick Grimes and company, then perhaps this teaser will get you pumped up for the premiere set to air tomorrow, Oct. 12.

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Grandville Business On ‘Shark Tank’! [Video]

I have talked about it before: "Shark Tank" is one of my TV guilty pleasures.

It's on Friday nights on ABC, so I miss it sometimes, like many people do. They also rerun it on CNBC weeknights. Bingo!

The other night a business from the Grand Rapids area was featured!

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The ‘SNL’ Jan Hooks Tribute: Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig Present ‘Love Is But a Dream’

The unfortunate and untimely death of the great Jan Hooks this past week sent the comedy world into mourning, with countless writers and comics stepping forward to pay tribute to the late 'SNL' star. It could have been easy for this week's new episode to gloss over the passing of one of their own (it is a comedy show, after all), but 'SNL' has always been a slightly class institution -- it remembers those who came before.

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ArtPrize 2014: The Winners [Video]

Anila Quayyum Agha’s “Intersections” is the public vote grand prize winner of ArtPrize 2014.

The juried grand prize produced a tie between Quayyum Agha’s “Intersections” at Grand Rapids Art Museum and Sonya Clark’s “The Hair Craft Project” at Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University.

Quayyum Agha's wins, announced Friday night in ceremonies at the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre, total $300,000 for the Indianapolis resident.

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Animated TV Series Confirmed: Get Your First Look!

As we quickly learned after watching Marvel's 'Guardians of the Galaxy,' the world has much more love to give to this intergalactic band of superhero misfits. Aside from the upcoming 'Guardians of the Galaxy 2' in 2017, an announcement at New York Comic Con confirms a new animated TV series is coming to Disney XD, and the first poster and test footage for the affair have landed.

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E-Cigarette Tips and Facts

  • E-liquid tanks are made of polycarbonate or glass. Glass will not absorb flavor from whatever flavor you are vaping and will not crack due to the use of flavors such as lime or cinnamon.
  • Some tanks have adjustable airflow and will allow for more con
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E-Cigarette FAQs

What is an E-cigarette?
A basic ecigarette is a battery with a tank that has a coil that heats (vaporizes) the e-liquid in the tank.

What is E-liquid?
Eliquid is the liquid that is put in the tank and vaporized to be i

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Meet The E-Cigarette Expert: Tony

Tony brings to the vaping industry a wealth of knowledge and experience gained from his extensive and varied background that makes him uniquely able to advise on matters related to vaping.
He has managed multi million dollar construction projec

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Batman From ‘The LEGO Movie’ is Getting His Own Spinoff

When 'The LEGO Movie' instantly became one of the biggest critical and financial successes of 2014, the sequel announcement was inevitable. However, in a surprising turn of events, 'The LEGO Movie 2' has been delayed in favor of a spin-off staring the film's hilariously twisted take on Batman. Yes, LEGO Batman is getting his own movie.

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Portion Of Northeast Grand Rapids Under Boil Water Advisory

Residents of a northeast Grand Rapids neighborhood are under a boil water advisory.

According to the city, a water main broke Thursday night, affecting roughly 90 home within an area surrounded by Boltwood Dr. NE, Riverside and Cheshire drives NE, Katherine Dr. NE, and Monroe Ave. NE.

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GRPD To Start Ticketing Cars Parked In Bike Lanes

Starting next month, the city of Grand Rapids will be ticketing drivers who park in bike lanes. Bike lanes have been here in Grand Rapids since 2010, and as of today, there are 55 miles of bike lanes around the city. That number is increasing all the time.

City commissioners approved an amendment to the General Traffic Regulations Ordinance at a meeting in September. That amendment will allow the GRPD to begin ticketing drivers parked in bike lanes.

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