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Foreigner vs. Cheap Trick – Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame Semifinals

Foreigner take on Cheap Trick in this week's semifinal round of the Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame.

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ Conquers All

Riding a huge wave of strong reviews and even stronger buzz, 'Dawn of the Planet Apes' opened big for a non-superhero, non-Transformers movie, leading a top 10 that's full of just as many hits as misses. How about we just start at the top and work our way through?

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GVSU Grad Has Invented Something You Never Knew You Needed Until Now [Audio/Video]

Justin Herd has invented the OneBowl, an all in one bowl for college students and others who thrive on Ramen and macaroni.

You can help him achieve his dream of getting his product to market.

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The B.O.B. Reopens Following Liquor License Suspension

The B.O.B. is back in business, starting today.

The restaurant and entertainment complex has been closed since July 3 because of a suspension of their state liquor license.

The downtown Grand Rapids establishment's license was suspended by the Michigan Liquor Control Commission after the death of a patron who fell down a back stairway while intoxicated. The state argued that servers at The B.O.B. had over-served Kevin O'Brien in 2013, when he fell to his death.

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Kid Takes Selfie with Paul McCartney, Warren Buffett

Twelve-year-old Tom White, of Omaha, Neb., was walking down the street Saturday when he noticed Warren Buffett talking to Paul McCartney on a park bench.

That a 12-year-old knew who both of them were is pretty fantastic, but better yet is the caption he put on the selfie he took with both of them.

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My New Hobby: Finding Misspelled Street Signs

While working Saturday afternoon, I noticed that the street sign across from me didn't look right.

Yes, there is a small section of South Division in Kentwood that is called "DIVSION". Who knew?

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July Celebrates Grilling, Hot Dogs, Ice Cream Naturally

A number of special observances are held in July — three of them just naturally go together.

It's not only National Grilling Month, but it's also National Hot Dog Month and National Ice Cream Month.

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Sunday Is National French Fry Day!

Like I have always said, if you look into the Internet's eyes long enough, you can find a "national" holiday every day of the year.

July 13 -- today -- is no exception. It's National French Fry Day!

Who knew the French fry HAD a day?

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Clash of the Titans: Judas Priest Vs. Ted Nugent

Two rock legends with new music coming out square off against each other in this week's Clash of the Titans.

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Dozens Sent to Hospital After Chlorine Release at Michigan’s Adventure

Fire trucks, ambulances and police rushed to Michigan's Adventure near Muskegon about 3:30 p.m. Friday afternoon after a chlorine release at the park's Lazy River and Wave Pool.

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Fourth Annual Summer Craft Beer Festival: July 19 at John Ball Park in Grand Rapids

The Summer Craft Beer Festival is returning.

The fourth annual Summer Craft Beer Festival is 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. July 19 at John Ball Park in Grand Rapids, and is co-sponsored by 97.9 WGRD, Channel 95.7, 98.7 WFGR, 100.5 The River and 1410 AM The Touch.

At Summer Craft Beer Festival, enjoy samples of more than 100 beers, ciders and mead from some of the country’s best craft breweries -- currently at about four dozen confirmed and still counting!

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Schuler Books Parodies Lorde’s ‘Royals’ With Their Own Version ‘Indies’ [Video]

Brick and mortar bookstores are becoming harder and harder to come by. With the invention of ereaders, many have taken all of their reading digital to conserve time, money and space. But, if you're like me, you still like the feeling of having the physical book in your hand, still love browsing through the rows and rows of books at bookstores, and have a deep love for "new book smell."

Schuler Books in Grand Rapids had to close the doors of two of their three stores in Grand Rapids the past couple years, but their store at 2660 28th Street SE remains. They decided to parody Lorde's "Royals" with their own version "Indies" to discuss the advantages of going to a bookstore as opposed to just downloading books.

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