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What Time Should Your Child Go to Bed? This Chart Helps You Out

With back to school being right around the corner your kids have to start getting used to going to bed at a decent time (again).

Do you have a bedtime for your kid(s)...

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n diep via YouTube
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The National Weather Service Issues Flood Watch For Kent County

It won't be as bad as the flood pictured above (2013 Spring Flood of the Grand River), but we do have a flood watch from 5pm this evening until 11am tomorrow morning...

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Ryan Lochte & Three Other U.S. Swimmers Robbed at Gunpoint in Rio [Video]

While everyone has been focused on at all the excitement of the Olympics, U.S. swimmer, Ryan Lochte, admits he and three of his teammates were robbed at gunpoint while in Rio...

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Prince Estate Allowed to Sell Some of the Late Musician’s Realty Properties

The Prince estate has been given permission to sell some of the late music icon's properties.

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The National Blueberry Festival Is Going On This Weekend In South Haven

If you're looking for some fun this weekend, you might want to check out the National Blueberry Festival in South Haven.  Even though scattered thunderstorms are in the forecast for Friday night and Saturday, the festival is in full swing...

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Crystal Pepsi is Back, Here’s Where You Can Find it in West Michigan

As of right now, there are only seven stores in West Michigan that are carrying it. And if you want to buy in bulk, be prepared - they're only being sold in 20-ounce bottles.

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Check Out The Whitecaps ‘Hey Arnold!’ Jerseys

Thursday night, the West Michigan Whitecaps took on the Lansing Lugnuts but had a very 90’s feel to them.

It was ‘Hey Arnold!’ Night at Fifth Third Ballpark...

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Courtesy of the Kent County Parks Foundation
Courtesy of the Kent County Parks Foundation
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Kent County Parks Foundation Plans ‘Something’s Grilling Gala’

This casual event will be held on September 15, 2016 and will recognize the work of community leaders who have helped preserve Kent County’s natural areas and provide outdoor recreation spaces for the community.

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Fish with Human-Like Teeth are Found in Michigan

This is quite disturbing.

The Michigan DNR has confirmed that they have received three different reports of pacu fish. Two were found in St...

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Grand Rapids Ghost Tours Are Up And Running [Video]

Grand Rapids has a rich history, and much of it is still here roaming around aimlessly, if you believe local ghost hunters.

Rumors and legends about ghosts haunting such local landmarks as the Amway Grand, the Heritage Hill houses and the infamous Hell's Bridge have persisted through the years, and are all now a part of a GR Ghost Tour that sets off twice a month from Veteran's Memorial Park, 101 S. Fulton Street.

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Humane Society of West Michigan
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Meet Ava – Christine’s Pet of the Week!

Ava is a 3-year-old American Stafforshire Terrier and will be the perfect addition to your family. Because she's a fun and happy girl, Ava will do great in any type of family, with or without kids...

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West Nile Virus Found in Kent County

Mosquitoes with the West Nile Virus have been detected in Kent County.

WZZM reports that officials from the Kent County Health Department have confirmed the virus in mosquitoes but not in any person...

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