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Wendy Reed

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 dogs (Refugee Jack and 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.

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Premiere Of "Rent" - Arrivals
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RENT’s 20th Anniversary Tour to Make Grand Rapids Stop in March 2017

Broadway Grand Rapids is bringing RENT to DeVos Performance Hall March 14-16, 2017.

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Downtown Grand Rapids’ XO Asian Cuisine Cleared to Reopen

XO Asian Cuisine, the downtown Grand Rapids restaurant shut down by health inspectors last week, has been cleared to reopen as early as Friday.

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Saying ‘Vagina’ in Class Gets Battle Creek Middle School Teacher Fired

Boys have a penis, girls have a vagina, and you aren't allowed to use either of those words in the classrooms of this particular school district without prior approval.

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Just Not Sports via YouTube
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Female Sportswriters Listen to Men Read Disgusting Tweets About Them [Video]

We will warn you, this video is hard to watch.

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Kirk Wolthuis via Facebook
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Tractor Fire Closes Ionia Road [Video]

Around 1:15 p.m. Monday, Ionia County Dispatch posted on their Facebook page, asking motorists to avoid the area.

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Popular Downtown Eatery Closed Due to Dozens of Health Code Violations

The restaurant won't be allowed to reopen its doors to customers until it fixes all of the violations and passes an inspection. In addition to fixing the issues, the owners will also have to pay $6,000 in fines.

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That One Time Prince Went Bowling in West Michigan

Back in 1997, Prince made a stop in Grand Rapids to play Van Andel Arena on his Jam of the Year Tour. While people who attended the show remember it fondly, a Wyoming man remembers that night for a different reason.

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Courtesy of the Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Department
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Kalamazoo Shooter Jason Dalton Found Competent to Stand Trial

Jason Dalton, the man charged with killing six people during a shooting spree in Kalamazoo in February appeared in court Friday for a hearing on his mental competency.

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Grand Rapids’ Blue Bridge Lights Up Purple to Honor Prince [Photo]

The world is collectively mourning the death of musical icon Prince, and Grand Rapids honored the man in purple and suede by turning one of it's mostly recognizable monuments blue.

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‘The Notebook 2′ Will (Probably) Not be Filming in Wyoming, Michigan

We thought we would take it upon ourselves to bring the rumors to rest -- 'The Notebook 2' will (probably) not be filming in Wyoming, Michigan.

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10th Anniversary Essence Music Festival - Day 1
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Remembering Prince’s Last Appearance at Grand Rapids’ Van Andel Arena in 2004

Prince's last appearance in Grand Rapids took place in August of 2004 when he made a stop on his Musicology Live 2004ever Tour. Never one to hold a short concert, he played thirty-three songs that evening. Here's the setlist from that memorable night.

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Justin Bieber Performs At KeyArena
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There’s Still Time to Sign Up to See Justin Bieber at the Palace

Justin Bieber is coming to the Palace of Auburn Hills on Monday, April 25, and we want to send you to the show!

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