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I grew up in South Haven. Gotta love the Lake Michigan shore! I still feel a yearning for the beach, pretty much daily. I moved to Grand Rapids to go to Calvin College and study theater. Eventually I changed my major to another passion of mine- media. I was lucky enough to nab a position as an intern at Townsquare Media. About 10 years later I’ve had the pleasure of working in many positions, and I love that I get to spend every week day 10-3 talking with you on GRD! The Liquid Lunch is one of my favorite parts of the day! I’m getting married in September! My fiancé Charlie and I laugh together every single day, and he puts up with all of my nonsense—which is not a small amount of nonsense… I may have a slight problem with watching too much TV: Anything on Investigation Discovery, House of Cards, Chelsea Handler's Show, Chopped, Real Housewives, documentaries on Netflix… I could go on. Other things I love: My own rude and feisty orange cat (Money Bags! Yes, that's his real name!), the beach (you may have thought I covered that already, but I really, really love it, OK?), reading, ‘90s alternative rock, people watching, drinking on patios, and most of all -- my dear, dear family.
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Matthew Stafford Appears in NFL’s Bad Lip Reading 2017 [VIDEO]

With the Super Bowl coming up, it's a great time to reflect back on the past NFL season... and laugh your face off with Bad Lip Reading's NFL 2017 video.

Detroit's Matthew Stafford shows up. What words are dubbed over his own? Oh, I wouldn't say they are actual words...

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Battle Creek’s Lakeview Schools Closed After Anonymous Email Threat

This is the third instance in the past year in which Lakeview School District in Battle Creek has closed due to threats.

Fox 17 reports that Lakeview Schools received the threatening message Tuesday night through the district's website. The anonymous email specifically mentioned staff. 

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Jazz Restaurant Could be Coming to Grand Rapids

What kind of restaurants do you want to see come to Grand Rapids in 2017?

If jazz is your thing, here's some good news: a casual restaurant with jazz, rhythm and blues is being proposed at 2130 Plainfield Ave.

The Grand Rapids Business Journal reports that the proposal is headed to the Grand Rapids Planning Commision on Feb. 9.

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