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UPDATE: The Last Jukebox Made in Grand Rapids has been Located!

Last week I did a post on the history of jukeboxes being made in Grand Rapids, MI. Over 1 million jukeboxes were manufactured in a building over on Cottage Grove SE. That plant has since shut down, and the manufacturing of those devices has moved out of the country...but I was able to locate the very last jukebox that was made in that location!

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How Much Money to Guarantee a Seat at ‘Hamilton’ in East Lansing?

The hit musical Hamilton is coming to the Wharton Center in East Lansing in 2018 or 2019. Dates have not been set, but you can guarantee yourself a ticket if you're willing to spend a lot of $10 bills.

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Grand Rapids Man Writes A Jingle To Sell His House, And It’s Pretty Catchy [Video]

It's a hot real estate market, but it doesn't hurt to show a little flair when trying to get top dollar for your house.

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Jukeboxes Were Once Manufactured in Grand Rapids

There was a time when jukeboxes were made in Grand Rapids, Michigan!

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Fun Memories of the One-Hit Wonders From the 70’s [Videos]

Want to step back into the "way back" machine again, and go back to the 70's? Let's do it. I came across a great website the other day, I Love Classic Rock. And, this post went back to the classic one-hit wonders of the 70's. Wow, I had forgotten. So many hits by artists that were a huge part of our lives 40ish years ago, but they basically had only one hit. Let me take you back there.

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This New Song About Grand Rapids is Going to Be Stuck in Your Head For the Rest of the Day

This latest song about Beer City is so darn catchy that it WILL get stuck in your head for the rest of the day. Trust me, the chorus has been running through my head for the past hour and I've only listened to the song twice.

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School Students Celebrate Ashadi Ekadashi
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Downtown Grand Rapids Is About To Experience Its First Ever Granth Dindi [Video]

Saturday morning will mark another first for downtown Grand Rapids as a Granth Dindi will move down Monroe Street starting at 8am.

What's a Granth Dindi? I'm glad you asked.

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Macy's Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade
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Help Rockford High School Students March To The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade!

This Thanksgiving, 320 students from the Rockford High School Marching Band will be traveling to New York City to represent the State of Michigan in the 91st annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade...

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GMA Honors
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Michigan Teen Gets Birthday Gift From His Late Father [Video]

With Father's Day right around the corner, here's a story sure to make you smile. A Dad, who in his darkest hour did something wonderful for his son, who in turn, will remember this birthday forever.

This might make you get a giant case of the feels, so get the kleenex out.

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Styx, Foreigner And Don Felder In Concert - Newark, NJ
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Styx Coming to Kalamazoo State Theatre

Styx is set to play at Kalamazoo State Theatre on Wednesday, November 15. Tickets go on sale Wednesday, June 7.

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Michigan Teen’s Video Goes Viral After Her Mini-Concert At A Thrift Shop [Video]

When you're waiting for mom to finish bargain hunting in a thrift shop, and you spot a piano in the corner, why not go over and pass the time by playing it while singing a little tune?

A Flint area teen did just that, and now she's internet famous.

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This Little Girl is Miss Uptown Funk, for Sure! [Video]

Just look at this face. Is that one of the sweetest faces you've seen?  Meet Maddie who loves music, especially Bruno Mars, and even more, Uptown Funk! Check out this cute, little fan.

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