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True Story Of World War I Christmas Truce Becomes Heartwarming Ad [Video]

On Christmas Day 1914, British and German forces embattled in fierce trench warfare against each other in France declared an unauthorized truce. They met in what was called "no man's land" between the battle lines and drank and played soccer, sharing photos of each other's loved ones.

When the day was over, they went back to killing each other.

That day has been brought to life on its 100th anniversary in a heartwarming Christmas ad for a British supermarket chain.

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Perfect Holiday Gift for Your Family: Your Undivided Attention

For many families and individuals across the U.S., the holidays will be spent with the ones they love.

However, a new study that looked at the impact of technology on Americans' lives suggests digital devices are impacting quality family time together.

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First Great Christmas Commercial of the Year Is Here

For every time you're bombarded by one of those annoying Lexus 'December to Remember' commercials, just remember this heartwarming ad.

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Holiday Parades Around West Michigan 2014

Here's a helpful list of family friendly holiday parades this season!

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New Version of ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas?’ In the Works? [Video]

A new version of the holiday charity single “Do They Know It’s Christmas” is reportedly in the works, with proceeds this time going to Ebola research. Hollywood.com claims Bob Geldof and Midge Ure plan to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the single, with yet another recording of the track.

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It’s Almost The Holidays …

It's almost the holidays.

And there's one sure fire way to tell. No, it's not the decorations up before Labor Day at Lowe's, and it's not the kids whining about what they want for Christmas.

No, there is only one way to know it's the holiday season. And it's a TV commercial.

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Only 37 More Days Until the Happiest Day of the Year!

BLACK FRIDAY!

The Friday after Thanksgiving (and now more and more Thanksgiving Day) is the traditional start of the Christmas shopping season.

And it's only 37 days away!

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Meijer 12 Days of Giveaways – Photos

The Meijer 12 Days of Giveaways was a hit once again with families and kids across greater Grand Rapids and West Michigan.

We had a couple pictures come in of the kids as they opened their gifts, courtesy of Meijer and Santa

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Progress Made on Outages in Greater Grand Rapids and Across Michigan [Video]

Saturday afternoon update: Restoration work continues for Consumers Energy customers impacted by last weekend’s devastating ice storm and those affected by ice melting off trees and equipment from Friday’s and today’s warmer weather.

As of 11:30 a.m. Saturday, about 18,000 Consumers Energy customers remained without service, including 3,667 in Barry County and 468 in Ionia County. Since noon Dec. 21, the storm has caused 409,000 outages, or about 23 percent of the utility’s 1.8 million electric customers.

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Grand Rapids Christmas Tree Recycling Begins January 2

Christmas has come to an end. And, if you had a real Christmas tree this year, it's time for you to figure out how to get rid of it.

Luckily, if you live in the city of Grand Rapids, it is offering free Christmas tree recycling starting Jan. 2, 2014. 

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Celebs Share Their 2013 Christmas Celebrations Photos

Your favorite celebs and pop stars celebrated both Christmas Eve and Christmas Day and shared images from their festivities with families and friends via Instagram and Twitter.

Apparently, onesies were a thing this Christmas and shots of food remain ever-popular

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Fight Hunger: 10 Donation Ideas for Food Banks; Find and Give Help in Grand Rapids

This time of year, food banks and food pantries are working extra hard to keep their shelves stocked.

For those in a charitable mood, you might wonder what these charities seeking for donations. Here are 10 ideas:

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