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Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park Announces Full 2014 Summer Concert Series Lineup

Oh. My Goodness. The concerts coming to Frederik Meijer Gardens in 2014 are amazing.

In the past few months, we've heard of a few of the acts, but this morning, the Gardens announced their full lineup. Gavin DeGraw, O.A.R, CAKE, Counting Crows, the Barenaked Ladies and more will be making their way to Grand Rapids in the coming months. Here's the full lineup:

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Meet Mad Hatter – Wendy’s Pet Of The Week

Every week, the folks from the Humane Society of West Michigan stop by with a new furry friend to be named as Wendy’s Pet Of The Week. Every week I can't wait to see who they’ll bring to visit.

This week, Ashley from the Humane Society, dropped by with Mad Hatter!

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Indiana State Police Confirm That Body Found Was Teleka Patrick

The Kalamazoo County Sheriff held a news conference Wednesday morning on further developments in the case of missing Kalamazoo doctor Teleka Patrick.

The Indiana State Police have confirmed that the body found in Lake Charles on Sunday is that of the missing Kalamazoo woman.

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8-Year-Old Lacey Holsworth, Best Friends With MSU’s Adreian Payne, Dies

Lacey Holsworth, the 8-year-old girl who battled cancer and became friends with Michigan State University basketball star Adreian Payne, has died, according to posts on Lacey’s social media accounts.

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What Kind of Beer Are You?

 

Do you love beer so much that you wonder what kind you are?  I got a little curious myself, as I am an avid beer lover.  So the great people at Buzzfeed satisfied my curiosity.

The questions include asking what type of beer you like, how much you like beer, what fictional bartender you would prefer, what famous pub you would most like to drink in, and various others.

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Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter in Grand Rapids in Honor of Late Betty Ford

Rosalynn Carter can readily identify with Betty Ford.

They served as first ladies at The White House in back-to-back terms in the 1970s.

Today, Carter, the wife of former President Jimmy Carter, is in Grand Rapids in honor of the 96th birthday of the late Ford, the spouse of former President Gerald Ford.

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Connie and Curtis VIP Lunch Signup

Connie and Curtis want to send your office to The Bistro at The Courtyard by Marriott in downtown Grand Rapids!

You will get a limousine to and from work to lunch, lunch for your office (up to nine people).

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Jimmy Fallon Reveals His Bizarre “Do Not Play” List on ‘The Tonight Show’

If you spend enough time digging through old records, you're bound to find some truly bizarre music, and it seems like 'Tonight Show' host Jimmy Fallon learned that lesson the hard way. Fallon is a big music guy -- he even listens to it in his brand new truck!! -- but that doesn't mean he loves all music. In fact, he's got so many records he can't stand that he's cued up a new segment on the show: "The Do Not Play List."

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Photo courtesy of Chris (my boyfriend)
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West Michigan Whitecaps Rebuild Fifth/Third Ballpark [Video/Photos]

Following the fire in January that devastated many in West Michigan and left Fifth/Third Ballpark in a state that had many of us wondering if Opening Day would happen on time, the West Michigan Whitecaps have been hard at work rebuilding their home.

Opening Day for the Whitecaps at Fifth/Third Ballpark in Comstock Park is Tuesday, and West Michiganders are eagerly awaiting their first look at the revamped ballpark. I managed to get some sneak peek photos of the rebuild courtesy of my boyfriend (he's been on the crew rebuilding the park).

Check out the progress after the jump!

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iPhone Friendly Jeans are Here

 

Pedja Puselja, creator of WTF Jeans, wanted to create jeans that are designed to protect an iPhone.

WTF Jeans already had a microfiber lined pocket that will wipe your screen as you take the phone out of your pocket, but Puselja has taken it a step further.  T

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Body Of Missing Kalamazoo Doctor Teleka Patrick Possibly Found In Indiana

UPDATE: (5:00 p.m.) Teleka Patrick's family has told WZZM-13 that they are "in mourning assuming the body may be that of Teleka."

UPDATE: (4:25 p.m.) The Patrick family has released a statement saying that they still don't know for certain that the body found is that of the missing Kalamazoo woman:
Our family was informed that a body was found that may be our daughter Teleka Patrick. We are waiting for official confirmation from the Kalamazoo Sheriff's Department and have no comment at this time. Thank you for your continued prayers - we ask that you respect our privacy at this difficult time.
(3:45 p.m.) The body of missing Kalamazoo doctor Teleka Patrick has possibly been located in a lake in Indiana near where her car was found abandoned.

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Professor Makes Student Answer Phone On Speaker; He Will Probably Never Do That Again! [Video]

File this under awkward!

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