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Catch Wendy Reed while you work, Middays on Channel 95-7. Tune in to stay current with what’s happening in West Michigan, and for the best mix of hot hits in Grand Rapids. Wendy is equally likely to compliment your cute shoes, condemn you for wearing leggings as pants, or invite you out to drink beer and watch a baseball game. Wendy loves her dog (Harry Potter), New Kids On The Block, live blogging her life, and eating out (aka not having to cook). Her hobbies include Facebook, reading, and pinning crafts on Pinterest that she’ll never make. Stream online at mychannel957.com!
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Harry Connick, Jr., Coming to Frederik Meijer Gardens on August 2

This afternoon, Harry Connick, Jr., announced his summer concert tour, which includes a date here in West Michigan!

The tour includes a stop in Grand Rapids at Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park on Aug. 2.

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Wendy Reed/Channel 95-7
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Founders Makes Championship Round for Best Brewery in America

In a bracket-style tournament similar to that of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament, Founders Brewing Co. has made it to the national championship for Best Brewery in America, as decided by voters on Thrillist.

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Just Like Real Life ‘Dumbo’ – Baby Elephant is Reunited With its Mother [Video]

This really is like a real life Dumbo story!

After a baby elephant, Me-Bai, was taken from her mother in 2011 and sold to give rides to tourists in Thailand, she was reunited with her mother over the weekend.

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New Study Shows Women in Abusive Relationships Often Choose ‘Secret’ Birth Control

A new study out of McGill University has found that women in abusive relationships are less likely to use birth control. Furthermore, the study found that if they do use contraception, abused women choose more discreet methods — IUDs, injections, or sterilization — because they don't have to disclose the face that their using it, and their partners can't refuse it, deny it to them, or sabotage it in some way.

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Fire Breaks out at Grand Rapids’ Red Ball Jet Cafe

UPDATE (11:00 a.m.) The Gilmore Collection (owners of Red Ball Jet Cafe) posted to Facebook to assure their customers that Red Jet is fine and will soon reopen following a Thursday morning fire.

The fire broke out at around 8:00 a.m. at the Red Ball Jet Cafe on Plainfield Avenue. The restaurant was not open for business at the time.

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Wendy Reed talks with Andy Sietsema from Sietsema Orchard and Cider Mill.
Wendy Reed talks with Andy Sietsema from Sietsema Orchard and Cider Mill.
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Wendy Talks Michigan Cider Week with Sietsema Orchards & Cider Mill

Hard cider has been rising in popularity over the last few years, and the best of the best (in my opinion anyway) is produced right here in Michigan. Tons of cider makers across the state take advantage of the amazing apples grown right here in the Mitten State to produce some of the best cider out there.

In celebration of that, the Michigan Cider Association in conjunction with Grand Rapids' Downtown Market will be hosting Michigan Cider Week events April 6 - 12.

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