The Detroit Tigers Receive Their 11th Sports Illustrated Cover
On June 17th the Tigers will receive their 11th Sports Illustrated cover. Prince Fielder and Miguel Cabrera will grace the cover of the legendary sporting magazine. The duo are featured as the "Bash Bros - The swing-from-the-heels power and awesomeness of Miguel Cabrera and Prince Fielder - B…
Michigan Gas Prices Out Of Control — Grand Rapids Hit Worst
Michigan's gas prices are among the highest in the nation peaking at $4.70 in Clinton Township. Michigan currently has the 3rd highest average gas price in the United States; only Hawaii and Illinois have higher averages. In general, the Midwest has above average fuel prices with Mi…
Artist Enrique Gomez De Molina Blows Your Mind With Creepy Taxidermy
Enrique Gomez De Molina is a taxidermy artist from Miami, Florida. De Molina gained recognition for his taxidermy for a few reasons. Firstly, he creates some very unusual creatures when he is mixing up parts from several animals. Secondly, and more notably, De Molina was sentenced …
Little League Baseball Field Posts Anti-Bullying Sign… For Adults
Almost everyone who has played in little league baseball or has had a kid who has played can relate to this... The angry little league parents. These parents can either be yelling at their own kid or yelling at his or her opponents. They take the game way to seriously. Sure it's a competitive ga…
How To Properly Eat A Chicken Wing Because You’re Doing It Wrong
Eating a chicken wing seems simple enough, right? Grab the chicken wing, bite the chicken wing, tear the flesh and meat from the bone, chew it, swallow, repeat... Wrong! Sure, maybe that's how you eat a drumstick, but if you eat the wing like that... You, sir, are a savage! Or…
Goat Seized In Nigeria For Use Of Black Magic
According to a newspaper in Nigeria, a goat is being accused of armed robbery. The story begins with two men attempting to steal a Mazda 323 and ends with a goat being seized by vigilantes. Apparently one of the men stealing the Mazda attempted to flee the scene by using black magic…
Grand Rapids’ Marijuana Ordinance Takes Effect May 1st
After being approved by voters in November of 2012, the Grand Rapids marijuana ordinance goes into effect tomorrow, May 1st. When the ordinance takes effect, a person with marijuana will be given a civil infraction ticket instead of receiving jail time.
A Florida County Is Identifying Sex Offenders With Signs In Front Of Their Homes
A Florida county is taking a new stance on sex offenders. Bradford County is posting personalized red sex offender signs in front of the homes of convicted sex criminals. This new measure is in addition to the online listing of all the sexual predators in the country.
Grand Rapids Flooding Photos
Widespread flooding has hit almost every area of West Michigan. Roads and bridges are being shut down all over the region. We have gathered pictures of the flooding from all over, check out several galleries after the break.
Children’s Drawings Used To Create Some Creepy And Cute Stuffed Animals
Some pretty bizarre and creative things happen when you take a child's drawing and make a stuffed animal out of it. Wendy Tsao, a mother and entrepreneur, created 'Child's Own Studio', a website that takes children's drawings and brings them to life.
Two Bridges Close To Flooding In Grand Rapids
With water levels still rising, Mayor George Heartwell has closed the Fulton Street Bridge as of this morning around 10 am. The mayor closed the bridge after concerns were raised that debris floating down the river could damage a major utility cable that is attached to the bridge.
Steve Buscemi Worked 12-Hour Shifts Searching For Victims Of 9/11 — Fact Of The Day
Steve Buscemi is one of the most recognizable actors currently in the industry. But did you know that before he was an actor, he was a fire fighter with Engine Company No. 55 in New York City? Buscemi fought fires from 1980 to 1984 before receiving his first acting roll in 1986…