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Would You Like to be a Star?

Admit it, you've always wanted to be on stage, maybe singing and dancing, but you have never taken the leap. Times a wastin, and hour chance is coming this weekend.

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Grand Rapids Video Round Up: Griffins Celebrate, A Car Crash On Division, And Shelf Clouds Over Wyoming

A quick check of the old YouTube shows quite a bit of Grand Rapids footage posted recently, including some of the thunderstorms that rumbled through GR Saturday, the Griffs celebration, a car wreck on Division and for some reason nine year old footage of Van Halen at Van Andel Arena. 

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Third Graders Do An Adorable Cover Version Of The Accidentals’ ‘Michigan And Again’ [Video]

The Accidentals' love letter to our state, a song called 'Michigan and Again', has been covered by a group of third graders from up north, with the kids making an earnest effort to keep true to the original. I would say they succeeded.

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U2 Adds Ford Field Date to Joshua Tree Tour

Get ready, U2 fans. After initially being disappointed when a Detroit date didn't appear on the Joshua Tree tour stops, one has been added...

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WICKED Tickets Going on Sale June 15

WICKED, Broadway’s biggest blockbuster, will make its Grand Rapids premiere on the DeVos Performance Hall stage October 18- November 5. Tickets for the 3-week run will go on sale Thursday, June 15!

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Meijer Garden’s Summer Concerts Kick off Sunday and You Can Still Buy Tickets

Still looking for something to do this weekend? As if there's nothing going on. Festival, the Griffins, and so much more.

Here's another. The Fifth Third Bank Summer Concerts at Meijer Gardens, officially kicks off tomorrow Sunday, June 4th, with Replay America, featuring Billy Ocean, Starship featuring Mickey Thomas and Taylor Dayne in the Ultimate 80s Tour! And, tickets are still available!

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Bob Seger Adds Grand Rapids To Tour, But Is It His Last? [Video]

Bob Seger announced the complete list of tour stops for his 2017 Runaway Train Tour, including a September stop at Van Andel Arena.

But is it his last tour?

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The Fairies May be Out at the Blandford Nature Center This Weekend

Legend has it that if you build a fairy home and leave it in your garden, you just might attract a fairy into your garden.

If you have neither the time nor the talent to build your own Fairy home, then take a moment or two, to see the spectacular work of others at the Grand Rapids Symphony’s “Blandford Enchanted” at Blandford Nature Center here in Grand Rapids.

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“Thoroughly Modern Millie” Opens at Civic Theatre Next Week

What does it take for a girl to be modern in 1922 New York? The answer is simple, become a flapper, and, star in a great show at Grand Rapids Civic Theatre.

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Human Trafficking Survivors Have Hope in Grand Rapids

Human Trafficking is a bigger problem than anyone realizes, or wants to think about. It is a growing crime that has been called modern-day slavery. That's where Women At Risk, International's (WAR, Int'l) comes in. They're is there to help.  It's not surprising eighty percent of those who are trafficked are women, and half are children. Girls make up two out of every three child victims. Startling, isn't it. And, yes, it happens right here in River City.

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22 People Dead After Bombing at Ariana Grande Concert in Manchester

At least 22 people are dead after a terrorist attack at Ariana Grande's concert in Manchester on May 22.

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Celine Dion Brings ‘My Heart Will Go On’ to 2017 Billboard Music Awards

Celine belted her iconic ballad amid a gorgeous cascade of crystals.

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