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Today We Say Goodbye To Connor The Intern (Hopefully Only Until Next Summer!)

Today is Connor the Intern's last day! School is starting up soon, and as much as he wants to, he can't skip school to come here. Don't worry, you can still hear Connor on the radio...

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Breaking the Bank? Parents are Spending $245 on Back-to-School Shopping

We are in back-to-school season which means back-to-school shopping. It's time to get all the essentials so your kids are prepared and ready for the new school year...

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Arkansas School’s New Policy Has Parents Concerned

A Catholic High School in Little Rock, Arkansas has a new policy that is going viral. The Catholic High School for Boys have signs posted on the doors with a message to parents...

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Michigan is the Worst State for Bullying

Some unfortunate news for Michigan.

WalletHub has ranked Michigan as the #1 state in the country with the biggest bullying problem.

With kids on their way back to school WalletHub looked at the prevalence and prevention of bullying in schools across the country...

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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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Student Finds Secret in Dorm Room, Tells the Internet

So much for that secret, big mouth! What he found was pretty cool though.

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Back-to-School 2014: Check Out #BTSWMI, #BTSWestMI Photos from Twitter, Instagram Right Here

Summer vacation and the three-day Labor Day weekend are over as students head back to school across Michigan today.

Use the hashtags #btswmi or #btswestmi on Twitter or Instagram with your back-to-school pictures from greater Grand Rapids and West Michigan. Let's show our pride pictorially about our students, children and kids.

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Post Back-to-School Pics on Twitter, Instagram with #BTSWMI, #BTSWestMI Hashtags; See Them Online with Channel 95.7

Summer vacation and the three-day Labor Day weekend are over as students head back to school across Michigan on Tuesday.

Share your pride about your students headed back to school on their first day of the 2014-2015 school year. Use the hashtags #btswmi or #btswestmi on Twitter or Instagram, and see those photos online withChannel 95.7.

We'll post those photos starting at 6 a.m. Tuesday.

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Doctors Urge Schools To Let Students Sleep In

Doctors are urging schools to let students sleep in.

Those are words I would have LOVED to have heard when I was 16; now they irritate me.

So, what is this all about?

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Mother of Sandy Hook Victim Writes Powerful Letter to Teachers

The mother of one of the 26 victims of 2012's Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre has written a powerful letter to the teachers of America.

Nebla Marquez-Greene had two children attending Sandy Hook Elementary that day. Her daughter, 6-year-old Ana Grace, was killed in the Connecticut massacre, and her son was uninjured in the attack.

Her letter, which was posted on the Education Week website is powerful, gut-wrenching and encouraging all at once. Read it after the jump.

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West Michigan Church Offers Free Back To School Computer Repair

Computer running a bit slow? Get some sun block lotion in the keys of your keyboard? Go no further than Wyoming to get it fixed, FREE!

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Meijer Back-to-School Shopping Spree

You could win a $500 back-to-school shopping spree for your kid from Meijer!

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