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Six Tips For Taking Awesome Pictures of Fireworks on Your Phone

Every year I end up with around 20 or so blurry, crappy pictures from the Fourth of July fireworks. Fireworks are so spectacular I just want to capture each burst and sparkle on my camera roll! But, it never works out.

Well this year it's going to be different! I'm planning to get some great shots at the Amway Family Fireworks at Ah Nab Awen Park this Saturday, with these six tips on how to get awesome firework photos, shared by a professional photographer with Time Magazine

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Courtesy Amway
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Amway Family Fireworks Primer

The Amway Family Fireworks are Saturday at Ah-Nab-Awen Park next to Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum and the Grand Rapids Public Museum along the Grand River in downtown Grand Rapids.

Activities, including music, entertainment, food, family-friendly fun and more, run from 5 p.m. until 11 p.m., with the fireworks going off at 10:30 p.m.

Here's a primer to help you attend and enjoy the Fourth of July event, with the title sponsor being Ada-based Amway. See you there.

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6 New Starbucks Drinks

To celebrate 20 years since creating the first Frappuccino drink, Starbucks is adding six new Frappuccino drinks to their menu.

Beginning on June 19, you can vote on your favorite drink at Frappuccino

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Sun of a Beach Festival Hits Downtown Grand Rapids [Photo Gallery]

Thanks to everyone for coming out to the Sun of a Beach Festival Friday night!

The drinks were cold, the food was hot, the sand was sandy, and Parrots of the Caribbean and ZBTB thoroughly entertained the crowds! Check out some photos from the night! 

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Samuel Micut/ThinkStock
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Five Things to Make Sure You Bring to Sun of a Beach

The Sun of a Beach Festival is tonight in Downtown Grand Rapids, and we want to make sure that you're prepared with everything that you need!

How are we going to make sure that happens? By putting together this list of the five things you need to make sure you bring to Sun of a Beach!

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Mario Tama/Getty Images
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Happy National Donut Day!!!!

Apparently June 5th is National Donut Day, which to us means that it is the best day ever!

To celebrate National Donut Day Dunkin’ Donuts and Krispy Kreme will be giving away free donuts... Yes that's right free delicious donuts! Even better is no purchase is necessary to receive your free donut

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It’s Coming to Grand Rapids August 15 & 16!

The Channel 95.7 staff has been bouncing off the walls with excitement over the craziness that is coming to Grand Rapids. Now, we are thrilled to invite you to come bounce with us at the Insane Inflatable 5K!

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Photo Courtesy of Amway
Photo Courtesy of Amway
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Amway Family Fireworks Return to Downtown Grand Rapids July 4th

The Amway Family Fireworks will light up the Grand Rapids skies on July 4 at Ah-Nab-Awen Park in downtown Grand Rapids in celebration of Independence Day.

The 2015 event marks the fifth year of Amway’s title sponsorship of the annual fireworks display.

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Karwai Tang/Getty Images
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Met Gala Fashion 2015

The Met Gala formally called the Costume Institute Gala is an annual fundraising gala for the benefit of the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute in New York City and the one time of the year where celebrities are aloud to go all out with their fashion and not worry about being on the "worst dressed" list.

Check out some of our favorite looks:

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Where to Watch the Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight in West Michigan

If like most of us you don't have $100 dollars to spend to watch the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight on your TV at home, don't worry because there will be a couple places around West Michigan to watch the fight.

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Downtown Grand Rapids Courtyard by Marriott
Downtown Grand Rapids Courtyard by Marriott
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Medical & Pharmaceutical Industry Night Is On Menu Thursday at The Bistro [Sponsored]

The Bistro at the Downtown Grand Rapids Courtyard by Marriott is celebrating medical and pharmaceutical professionals with a special Medical & Pharmaceutical Industry Night this Thursday.

Socialize with other medical and pharmaceutical professionals from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. EDT Thursday (March 26) at The Bistro, 11 Monroe Avenue NW in Grand Rapids.

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Justin Bieber Attends Prom [Video]

Chatsworth Charter High School in Southern California was lucky enough to the one and only Justin Bieber attend their prom. Why? Because he wanted to.

He was apparently recording music at the same venue the High School rented out for prom

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