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First Lady Betty Ford Comes Home To Grand Rapids [PHOTOS]

First Lady Betty Ford arrived in Grand Rapids yesterday via the Gerald R. Ford International Airport.  The plane landed a few minutes before 5pm and was greeted by Governor Snyder and Mayor George Heartwell.  The motorcade, carrying the late Betty Ford, then traveled to the Gerald R. Ford Museum for a public viewing and memorial service.

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Betty Ford Funeral in California-WZZM 13 News
Betty Ford Funeral in California-WZZM 13 News
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Betty Ford’s First Of Two Funerals Held In California [Video]

WZZM 13 reports mourners at the service at St. Margaret's Episcopal Church included guests with ties to every presidential administration for more than half a century, Republican and Democrat.  Betty Ford was remembered as a Trail blazer because of the Betty Ford Center which has helped millions.

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Happy Birthday WFGR!/YouTube
Happy Birthday WFGR!/YouTube
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Happy Birthday 98.7 WFGR! Our Birthday Bash is Thursday @10a!

A historic day...July 12, 1990...radio station WXJI signed on at 98.7, and from that day, through 3 owners and countless airstaff, songs and listeners, 98.7 WFGR has been "By Grand Rapids, For Grand Rapids get...WFGR! :)

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mmmm...beer/shotzbrewery.com
mmmm...beer/shotzbrewery.com
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Are You Ready For Some Football? No…OK How Bout Some Beer?

Classic Hits 98.7 WFGR presents the 2011 Summer Craft Beer Festival, Saturday, August 20, at John Ball Park in Grand Rapids! Brought to you by D&W Fresh Markets! Sample a variety of unique brews all in one place. Enjoy food from area restaurants. Expand your beer knowledge with brewing seminars throughout the day.

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Remembering Betty Ford-Video from WZZM 13 News
Remembering Betty Ford-Video from WZZM 13 News
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WZZM 13 Reports The Betty Ford Procession Route [Video]

WZZM 13 news reports on Wednesday Betty Ford's body will be flown into Grand Rapids airport around 5:00 PM.

She will take nearly the same route that her husband took to the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum.  After leaving the airport she will head down 28th street, onto I-96 westbound to I-196 to downtown and then to the Museum.

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Slut Walk 2011
Slut Walk 2011 (photo by Jake Kosten / Grand Rapids Social Diary)
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“Sluts” Unite In Grand Rapids – “Slut Walk” 2011 [PHOTOS]

On Saturday, June 25th, hundreds of West Michiganders descended upon downtown Grand Rapids in the first annual 'Slut Walk'.  Contrary to what you are thinking, the 'Slut Walk' is to bring awareness to the fact that a woman's body should be respected and no matter what she wears it should never lead to sexual assault

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Jim Bultema with basketball star Matt Stegenga during the Mel Trotter Ministries Golf Marathon
Jim Bultema with basketball star Matt Stegenga during the Mel Trotter Ministries Golf Marathon
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Railside Golf Pro Jim Bultema Golfing In 36 Hour Marathon

Jim Bultema is still golfing this morning after starting the Mel Trotter Ministries Golf Marathon at 6am Tuesday Morning at the Railside Golf club near Byron Center.

I golfed 18 holes with Jim on Tuesday afternoon.  Even after golfing for 8 hours  straight,

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The Police/amazon.com
The Police/amazon.com
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The Awesome 80′s Live THIS Weekend On WFGR!

Take a trip back in time this weekend…to the 80′s! It’s an AWESOME 80′s weekend EVERY weekend on WFGR! Put on your leggings, find that skinny tie, break out the boombox and turn it up! The Police, Skid Row, Tone Loc, Cyndi Lauper, Duran Duran, Toni Basil, Janet Jackson, Madonna, Great White, New Order and all your favorite 80′s hits! Every weekend on Classic Hits 98

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Rosewood Park Water Slide-WZZM 13 News
Rosewood Park Water Slide-WZZM 13 News
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Rosewood Park In Jenison Turns Into A Giant Water Slide[VIDEO]

Over the weekend, event organizers and volunteers turned Rosewood park in Jenison into a giant Water Slide.  I think this was a great idea.  I wish other communities would do the same thing.   I believe any city park with a hill could be turned into a giant water slide.  And would hope they could do it for more than just a day,

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Hot Rod Tour/wzzm.com
Hot Rod Tour/wzzm.com
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Downtown Muskegon Closing Up For Hot Rod Magazine’s Power Tour

Our new broadcast partner WZZM 13 is reporting that downtown Muskegon is getting ready for a hot rod tour that could bring upwards of 4,500 bikes and cars to the area. And celeb's too!

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Kiel, flickr
Kiel, flickr
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Apple Reveals Highly Anticipated iCloud at WWDC

At WWDC, Apple's annual developers conference, head honcho Steve Jobs came and went in only two hours, but left the rapt audience of gadget geeks with the next full year of the company's plans, including the launches of iCloud, iOS5, and the new Mac OSX Lion.

In the spotlight, and held for Jobs' trade

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Barb Sampson/Festival Facebook
Barb Sampson/Festival Facebook
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Grand Rapids 2011 “Festival” In Pictures…

And the first "Big" summer event is in the books! Festival off the Arts 2011 wrapped up Sunday afternoon in Downtown, and quite possible 740 million people were in attendance. OK, maybe not quite 740 million, but it was alot!

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