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Man Gets Creative and Cuts Mowing Time in Half [Video]

Looking to cut your mowing time in half? Check out this guy's invention.

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Top 10 Songs Of Summer

Summer is here and to celebrate the occasion Spotify has come out with the "Top 10 Songs" they think will be the songs of summer!

They put a lot of effort into finding these songs by observing factors such as the streaming activity of each track and the performance of the song on their viral chart

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Curtis’s Koegel Grill out

Summer is pretty much here and if your like Curtis who loves to have bonfires be sure your not without Koegel meats.

He had a bonfire this past weekend and of course brought out the Koegel brats, pickled bologna and frankfurters, and they were a HUGE hit!

I mean what is better than cooking delicious food at your fire pit on a warm summer night?

 

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Doctors Warn About Dangers Of Cleaning Grills With Wire Brush

Yes! It's grilling season, but be careful with those wire brushes!

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Mackinac Island Shout Out On Today Show [Video]

Northern Michigan is making waves nationally as one of the best places to vacation to.  Mackinac Island was featured on the Today show Thursday as one of the top summer destinations for families!

The Island was also rated #1 for the best state park

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Safe Boating Tip of the Week: Enjoy the Water [Sponsored]

Boaters should enjoy their time on the water, being smart and playing safely while on it.

Grand Valley Marine, with locations in Grandville and Grand Haven, urges you to be smart while out boating, regardless of whether you're on an inland lake, river, stream, pond, rapids, creek, whitewater course or one of the Great Lakes like Lake Michigan.

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Safe Boating Tip of the Week: Paddle Smart [Sponsored]

Paddle sports are the fastest-growing segment of recreational boating, with more than 300,000 paddle craft, primarily kayaks, being sold annually in the U.S., according to the Water Sports Industry Association and the U.S. Coast Guard.

Kayaking, canoeing, paddle boarding, rowing, rafting and various other paddle sports are thrilling, exciting and fun.

Grand Valley Marine, with locations in Grandville and Grand Haven, urge you to paddle smart, regardless of whether you are on an inland lake, river, stream, pond, whitewater course, rapids or one of the Great Lakes like Lake Michigan.

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Safe Boating Tip of the Week: Remember That Personal Watercraft Is a Boat [Sponsored]

There's plenty of summertime left and lots of boating still to be done.

Grand Valley Marine, with locations in Grandville and Grand Haven, urges you to say safe as possible when boating.

Caution and common sense are necessary, regardless of whether you're using a powerboat, a sailboat, a pontoon, a fishing boat, a ski boat or personal watercraft.

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Why You Should Stop Using Spray Sunscreen on Your Kids Right Now

An ongoing investigation by the Food and Drug Administration has prompted Consumer Reports to urge parents not to use spray-on sunscreen on or near children.

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Safe Boating Tip of the Week: Stay Afloat, Don’t Sink [Sponsored]

While the long Independence Day weekend may be over, there's still plenty of summer left and boating to be done.

Grand Valley Marine, with locations in Grandville and Grand Haven, urge you to keep yourself, those around you and others as safe as possible when boating.

One main tip: Keep your boat afloat; don't sink out there. And if you do or must, there are steps to take when that happens to protect and preserve your safety.

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Watch Out For Rigged Carnival Games This Summer [Video]

Who hasn't spent $20 or more on a carnival toy that is, in reality, only worth $5? We all have. There's a reason we never win at these games, and this sheds some light on it.

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Safe Boating Tip of the Week: Don’t Drink and Boat [Sponsored]

The festive and summery Independence Day weekend is here!

Celebrating the Fourth of July holiday this year means a three-day weekend for many and some extra time to truly relax, enjoy and play out on the water.

Grand Valley Marine, with locations in Grandville and Grand Haven, urges for you to keep you, those around you and others as safe as possible on the water when out boating.

Embrace the three-day Independence Day weekend, enjoy the great outdoors on the water -- and at the beach -- and stay safe by following the rules of the water and navigational regulations. On a festive weekend like this, too, don't drink and boat!

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