Contact Us
kentwood

kentwood

Dejan Ristovski/ThinkStock
Dejan Ristovski/ThinkStock
[

The Snow Day Ritual

My son and daughter both have had the same 3rd grade teacher in Kentwood. And both have learned about the "Snow Day Ritual"

Read More

WZZM-13
WZZM-13
[

National Weather Service Grand Rapids: EF-1 Tornado Struck Kentwood

That wind and rain buried in a thunderstorm Sunday night that struck Kentwood just before 10:30 p.m. included a tornado, National Weather Service Grand Rapids meteorologist Brandon Hoving said.

Update (3 p.m.): The National Weather Service said the tornado was an EF-1, with peak winds of 100 to 110 miles per hour. The tornado, which injured six people, cut a swath of 300 to 400 yards wide near Cutlerville, Wyoming and Kentwood and lasted for about 10 minutes. It touched down at 10:20 p.m. at about 2 miles west of Cutlerville at 64th Street SW and Burlingame Avenue SW in Byron Township and ended at 10:30 p.m. at Breton Road and 28th Street SE.

Read More

IMG_20140522_115603
[

Field Day In Kentwood!

You know it's the end of the school year when my kids have their annual picnic and field day at school! Hot dogs for lunch, and fun outdoor games with water balloons and relay races!

Read More

Category: education, Photos Tags: , ,
ThinkStock
ThinkStock
[

$1 Million Mega Millions Ticket Sold At Kentwood Store

If you bought a Mega Millions ticket in Kentwood last night, you're going to want to double check your numbers.

A $1 million dollar winning ticket for Tuesday's drawing was sold at Old Mother Hubbard's cupboard, on Breton Road SE in Kentwood.

Read More

89btq
[

The Hustle Daily Meme

Took the kids to the Kentwood Easter Egg Hunt. It was fun, except my son wanted to know "Why is called an Easter egg hunt when all they do is throw a thousand eggs into a soccer field?"

Read More

IMG_0407
[

Craig’s Bonus Pictures of the Day Nos. 68, 69 and 70!

It was my daughter and I's first father-daughter dance at school Saturday.

She's 10 years old and this was her first semi-formal event.

She got a new dress, had her hair done and was all stylish. And I actually wore a tie as well. Really.

Read More

youtube
youtube
[

$50,000 National Dodgeball Qualifying Tournament In Kentwood On August 4

Dodgeball has come a long way since elementary school.

On August 4, dodgeball enthusiasts will compete for their chance at some big money in Kentwood.

Read More

photos by blperk, flickr
photos by blperk, flickr
[

Drivers Avoiding 28th Street Traffic…And Getting Tickets

A major construction project on 28th Street has begun. The project is not expected to be done until November 22.

Some drivers are growing impatient, taking shortcuts, and getting tickets.

Read More

IMG_20130208_200949
[

Retroskate at the Kentwood Fun Spot!

What a great time we had at the Kentwood Fun Spot for the first ever WFGR Retroskate.  A Real blast from the past.  Have a look at some of the pictures from the event, and take special notice to Andy O's Pablo Cruise T-Shirt as well.  Make plans to join us for the next Retroskate, March 8th at the Kentwood Fun Spot!

Read More

Category: Events Tags: ,
wzzm tv 13
wzzm tv 13
[

Former Kentwood Mayor Dies Days After Leaving Office.

Sad news over the weekend from Kentwood. Former Mayor Richard Root passed away on Friday night after a long battle with melanoma. Root was diagnosed over three years ago, and just had stepped down as Mayor this past week. The new mayor of Kentwood, Richard Clanton, was sworn into office Tuesday.

Read More

youtube
youtube
[

UPDATE-”Pregnant And I Know It” Viral Vid Stars Have Baby!

I told you a couple of weeks ago about Tommee and Angela Profitt of Kentwood who made a parody of LMAFO's "I'm Sexy and I Know It" called "I'm Pregnant and I Know It". It made it on to the "Today" show, and was seen all over the country. At last check the You Tube Video has over 1 million hits! And now there's more reason to celebrate!

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wfgr.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 98.7 WFGR Classic Hits quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on 98.7 WFGR Classic Hits quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!