Category Archives: Top Stories

Kit Kat Unveils First New Permanent Flavor In Nearly 10 Years

It’s been nearly a decade since Kit Kat added a permanent new flavor to U.S. and now the time has come! Hershey Company announced Wednesday that their new dark chocolate mint creme flavor will be available nationwide starting in December, 2019. “Kit Kat is known around the world for its inventive flavors, our fans in the U.S.…MORE

West Michigan Farmers Raise $20K for Nebraska Flood Aid

Nebraska was hit by a bomb cyclone that dumped rain on the frozen plains causing record flooding from ice jams and snow-melt along the Missouri and Platte rivers which caused over $1.3 billion in flood losses. To help with the losses Michigan farmers began raising funds and in less than two weeks the group raised…MORE

Sleeping Bear Dunes Hosting 8 Star Parties in 2019

There is nothing better than summers in Michigan, especially when you can spend them up north at Sleeping Bear Dunes. This year the dunes is doing something special. They will be hosting 8 star parties throughout the summer. What exactly is a star party you ask?  They are drop-in astronomy gatherings that highlight the park’s viewing…MORE

A Photo Is Going Viral Because No One Can Tell What the Heck It Shows

A photo going viral today and no one is really sure why! The photo was posted to Twitter earlier this week with the caption, quote, “Name one thing in this photo.” In the photo there is a huge pile of stuff but no one is exactly sure what is in that pile. The best theory for…MORE

AI Program Predicts Who Will Win “Game Of Thrones”

If you are trying to avoid all “Game of Thrones” spoilers, you might want to cover your eyes and grab earplugs. For those who can’t get enough of the series on its final season, this might be of interest. Students at the Technical University of Munich created an Artificial Intelligence program back in 2016 that…MORE

Grand Rapids Studio Park Project Announces First Restaurants and Retailers

It is hard to miss the big construction project going on at the intersection of Oakes Street SW and Ionia Avenue SW. It is expected to open in September and will include a movie complex, restaurant, apartments, retail, office space, a hotel, a parking garage and a 200-seat live music venue. A lot of rumors…MORE

Could Your Kids Sue You For Oversharing Online?

Do parents who post pictures on social media of everything their child does have to fear a lawsuit for overexposure when their kid becomes an adult? Probably not. An expert who specializes in cyber law says there is a parent-child immunity doctrine that says a child cannot sue for a parent for civil wrongs committed…MORE

Easter Bunny Opens Can of Whoop-Ass on Feuding Couple

A video that’s gone viral has left the Easter Bunny at the center of a scandal. The clip, which appeared Sunday on Instagram, shows a man and a woman fighting in downtown Orlando. Suddenly someone in an Easter Bunny costume steps in and tries to break it up. When his efforts fail, the oversized bunny…MORE

Couple Wants Neighbors To Cook And Clean For Them While They Raise Their First Child

Raising your first child can be stressful for new parents. Because sleep and free time become luxuries, many will lean on the kindness of their relatives and friends for help. But one couple in Philadelphia is, perhaps, expecting a bit much from the people they know, hoping that their chores can be outsourced while they…MORE

Pothole Fixes Man’s Rapid Heartbeat

Potholes may be the bane of drivers’ existence, but for one Nebraska man, a missing chunk of asphalt wound up saving his life last week. With his heart racing to 200 beats per minute, paramedics near Omaha rushed the 59-year-old to the hospital. As the ambulance’s tire hit the hole, the first responders say his…MORE