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Celebrating at Celebration on the Grand

Celebration on the Grand's shift to summer came with a almost fall-like weather on Friday afternoon.

However, it wasn't autumn.

It was the Fourth of July -- Independence Day, with summer in full bloom on a holiday weekend.

The City of Grand Rapids' effort for sustainable special events debuted with excellent weather at Ah-Nab-Awen Park for the 35th annual Celebration on the Grand, which made the grand move from its fall dates.

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Demi Lovato The Neon Lights Tour Opener In Vancouver, BC

Demi Lovato’s Neon Lights Tour Charges Up Grand Rapids’ Van Andel Arena Tonight [Video]

Demi Lovato has been on the road with her Neon Lights Tour since Feb. 9 in Vancouver, and brings her show to Grand Rapids tonight.

Lovato is performing with British girl group Little Mix, British singer-songwriter Cher Lloyd and Fifth Harmony at Van Andel Arena, 130 W. Fulton St.

The performance is at 7 p.m. EST, with tickets still available at the Van Andel Arena and DeVos Place convention center box offices; Ticketmaster outlets and online; or by calling Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000.

The platinum-selling music artist and "X Factor" judge just released her fifth studio album, "Demi," featuring the single "Neon Lights." "Demi" also includes the double platinum-certified single, "Heart Attack."

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Social networking teens are more likely to smoke and drink!
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Social Networking Teens Are More Likely To Smoke & Drink!

This isn't good ... new research is suggesting that your kids may be more susceptible to smoking and drinking the more he or she logs onto social networking sites, like Facebook.

Apparently, the more your teen sees pictures of other friends, family members or celebrities smoking, drinking or using drugs -- the more likely he or she is to start thinking that it's okay to do the same thing.  Yikes!

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Flags are at half-staff today & West MI soldiers come home from Iraq
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Flags Are At Half-Staff Today, Plus Troops Come Home!

Two special events are happening today in West Michigan to honor local soldiers who have volunteered to train and protect our country from danger.   The first is a funeral for U.S. Army Corporal Joseph A. Dreumel of Jenison.  The 32-year old soldier was killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan earlier this month.  His funeral begins at noon at the Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Grand Rapids.  Flags are at half staff today in his honor.

Meanwhile, 1436th Army National Guard Engineering Company is returning to Montague after serving in Iraq.    Currently, the soldiers are celebrating with family and friends at the Montague High School football stadium.

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