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WMU Now Has A Scented Candle To Celebrate Its Undefeated Season

After WMU's stellar year on the football field there was really only one more thing they needed - their own scented candle.

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West Michigan’s First Chick-fil-A FINALLY Gets an Opening Date!

FINALLY! The wait is (almost) over!

West Michigan's first Chick-fil-A announced that they will be opening Thursday, January 12th. The announcement was made on their Facebook page in the comments section...

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How the World has Changed Since the Last Detroit Lions Playoff Win

The Detroit Lions are playing with confidence, finding ways to win and own first place in the NFC North. Yes, the Detroit Lions.

The Lions still have work to do to get to the playoffs, but the opportunity is there.

Here's a look at how the world has changed since the last time the Lions won a playoff game.

It's been a while.

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Sons of Serendip via First United
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Sons Of Serendip To Perform Christmas Concert At First United Methodist Sunday [Video]

If you're a fan of NBC's 'America's Got Talent', you'll recognize this band from the 2014 season when they finished as a runner up.

The Sons of Serendip will perform two Christmas themed shows Sunday at the unique church venue at First United Methodist Church, 227 E. Fulton.

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WOOD TV8 via YouTube
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FBI Agent Charged with Felonies for Shooting at a Grand Rapids Police Officer

An FBI Agent from Las Vegas was arraigned Wednesday morning on three felony charges after shooting at a Grand Rapids police officer early Tuesday morning.

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Stores with the Best Return Policies in West Michigan

While the mall and stores are currently filled with holiday shoppers, pretty soon it will be the opposite.

The day after Christmas is the unofficial holiday of "Returning Day" (I just made that up)...

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ESPN News via YouTube
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How the Western Michigan Broncos Prepare for GameDay

ESPN recently followed P.J. Fleck to see how he preps the 13-0 Broncos. I love that they describe him as half coach and life coach. 

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Target Stocks Jump After Retailer Beats Third Quarter Expectations
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Should West Michigan Target Stores Host Quiet Holiday Shopping For Those on the Autism Spectrum?

For families with someone on the autism spectrum, this could be a huge help!

This Saturday, December 10th, the Target Store in Lancaster, Pennsylvania is doing their part to help families on the autism spectrum by hosting a quiet shopping event...

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Grand Rapids Homeless Man Leaves Heartwarming Note [Video]

A couple of guys who live downtown left some food out for the homeless, and what they received back was both heartwarming and heartbreaking.

It's reminder of how much a simple act of kindness can mean to a person.

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Wanna Go To The Cotton Bowl? Tickets Are Dirt Cheap!

I consider this another win in Western Michigan's Cinderella season.

Not only did they go undefeated and get a major bowl bid, but because they're a lesser known team, the bottom of the Cotton Bowl ticket resale market has fallen out.

Anytime StubHub takes it in the shorts is okay by me.

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Thief Steals Reed City Teacher’s Car Full Of School Supplies

Grand Rapids native and Reed City teacher, Megan Ruestman, awoke to a troubling sight on Monday morning.  Rusteman awoke to discover that her car was missing from in front of her house...

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Donald Trump Returning to G.R. on Friday as Part of “Thank You” Tour

President-elect, Donald Trump, is going on a victory tour and he's showing his appreciation to Michigan with a stop in Grand Rapids this Friday...

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