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Bicycle, bicycle, bicycle

I want to ride my bicycle I want to ride my bike I want to ride my bicycle I want to ride it where I like OK, that wasn’t one of Queen’s better songs, but the lyrics say it all….

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Americans with Disability Act anniversary, a chance to celebrate ability

A celebration of ability is set to take place on Tuesday, July 22 from 3-6 p.m. at Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids. Ability in Action celebrates the 24th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The act…

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More unpredictable weather is coming, are you prepared?

We’ve all experienced waking up in the middle of the night to a crack of thunder, watching bolts of lightning shoot from the sky. You hear the wind howling and creaking through the seals of the windows, while the rain…

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Get outside and play with Mi Big Green Gym

MI Big Green Gym is committed to getting kids active and keeping them healthy through the utilization of Michigan’s treasured parks and recreation. On June 17, 2014, MI Big Green Gym hosted hundreds of kids on the Capitol lawn for,…

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The DIA is turning its museum Inside|Out

For the fifth consecutive year, the Detroit Institute of Arts is turning its museum inside out, literally. The Inside|Out program is an initiative of the DIA that is hauling out over 80 high-quality reproductions of its most famous works of…

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From pie filling to super fruit: Michigan tart cherries are the next “big thing”

Research is confirming what cherry growing families and communities have known for decades: tart cherries are really, really good for you. Once marketed primarily as a pie ingredient, tart cherries are gaining credibility as a super fruit, capable of helping…

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Safety tips to remember when sleeping underneath the stars

Now that summer is in full swing, it means getting back to grilling, hitting the water parks or simply soaking in the sun; for others, it means packing up the car and heading to a campground. If you are an…

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Shake up your weekend watching Shakespeare in Detroit

If you’re into fairies, magic and the art of renaissance theater, you’re in luck: the works of William Shakespeare are set to come to life in Detroit this July. Shakespeare in Detroit, a site-specific professional theater company, has been organizing…

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Best farmers markets in Michigan

Michigan’s best farmers markets

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner have been spending time in the Detroit area recently (Ben is filming the new Batman vs. Superman movie in town). And if there’s one thing those two love, it’s a farmers market. That got us…

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