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A Christmas Carol

Shelley Irwin
November 15, 2012 | WGVU  Grand Rapids Civic Theatre opens 'A Christmas Carol' Friday night. Cast members are here in studio to discuss.

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Small Business Series
  May 5, 2015  |  WGVU  Don't miss a series of educational sessions, a Small Business Series from Beene Garter. Sessions begin end of May and run through September. We talk about it this morning.   
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Lynsey Addario
  May 5, 2015  |  WGVU  Award winning photographer Lynsey Addario has written the book, ‘It's What I Do: A Photographer's Life of Love and War.’ We speak with Lynsey.   
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From Where I Sit
  May 5, 2015  |  WGVU  From Where I Sit, a monthly conversation with office furniture industry analyst Mike Dunlap.   
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Commercial Real Estate Trends
  May 5, 2015  |  WGVU  We talk about the trends in Commercial Real Estate each month. Guests from the Commercial Alliance of Realtors join us to discuss.   
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Other Desert Cities
  May 5, 2015  |  WGVU  Actors Theatre presents “Other Desert Cities” opening this week. We have cast members and the director in the house.    
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Stable Explorations
  May 5, 2015  |  WGVU  Every month we talk on topic of psychological interest. Today's conversation explores the use of horses in the therapeutic process. Allyse Fairbanks, with Stable Explorations, joins us.   
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Voices from the Margin
  May 5, 2015  |  WGVU  We talk about a Thursday fundraiser for the National Organization for Women, the theme, “Voices from the Margin.”   
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The Good Gut
  May 4, 2015  |  WGVU  We talk about the gut. Authors and doctors Erica and Justin Sonnenburg have done the research and have written the book, ‘The Good Gut.’ They join us this morning.    
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Memory Stones
  May 4, 2015  |  WGVU  Local artist Jodi Jarvis Therrian discusses her talents with Memory Stones by Jodi, lasting keepsakes of animals who have passed. We speak with Jodi.   
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Love Will Steer the Stars
  May 4, 2015  |  WGVU  Michigan Author Peter Wurdock presents his book ‘Love Will Steer the Stars,’ an uplifting story of how a groundbreaking teacher integrated rock and roll in his teaching.    
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The Great American Health Hoax
  May 4, 2015  |  WGVU  Ready to learn some surprising truths about how Modern Medicine Keeps you Sick? Author Dr. Raymond Francis writes the book ‘The Great American Health Hoax,’ and shares the details of his research.   
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Voices in the Band
  May 4, 2015  |  WGVU  Author Dr. Susan Ball has been treating patients with AIDS since 1992. Her latest book shares touching stories. We discuss ‘Voices in the Band: A Doctor, Her Patients, and How the Outlook on AIDS Care Changed from Doomed to Hopeful.’    
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The Human Agenda
  May 4, 2015  |  WGVU  We speak to Joe Wenke, author of ‘The Human Agenda.’ Joe shares issues on gender identity and sexuality.    
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Forging Muskegon's Future
  May 1, 2015  |  WGVU  Forging Muskegon's Future, every month talking to those from Muskegon on their latest happenings, thanks to the Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce. Today, talk about the latest exhibit at the Muskegon Museum of Art with Judy Hayner.   
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Nashville, MI World Record Attempt
  May 1, 2015  |  WGVU  To celebrate the completion of the downtown streetscape project in the rural village of Nashville, MI, a world record will be attempted May 9 for the longest ice cream sundae. We talk about it with guests from the Nashville Route 66 Business District.    
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John Gonzales and Jeff Lobdell for Cinco De Mayo
  May 1, 2015  |  WGVU  We talk Cinco De Mayo, with news that "burritos" are being shipped to DC. Mlive's John Gonzales and Jeff Lobdell join us to discuss.   
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Tulip Time
  May 1, 2015  |  WGVU  Tulip Time kicks off this weekend, the Director of the Festival joining in to give us the rundown, including the many traditional and new events in Holland.    
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Habitat for Humanity ReStore
  May 1, 2015  |  WGVU  Habitat for Humanity of Kent County opens a new ReStore, offering customers new and unexpected items. We talk about the many choices available, including recycling, with Tom Hyde, director of Restore.   
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Mercy Health Cyberknife
  May 1, 2015  |  WGVU  Mercy Health experts join in studio to talk about how the Cyberknife's new Multileaf Collilmator can reduce treatment time and give cancer patients more options.   
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Chef Joanne Chang
  May 1, 2015  |  WGVU  Chef Joanne Chang joins us. Her latest work is, ‘Baking with Less Sugar.’    
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Handbook for Happiness
  May 1, 2015  |  WGVU  Dr. Mit Sood, Chair of the Mind/Body Medicine Institute at Mayo Clinic, joins TMS to talk about how stress is insidious and happiness is healthy. His book, ‘The Mayo Clinic Handbook for Happiness’ is discussed.   
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WGVU Explorers
  April 30, 2015  |  WGVU  WGVU Explorers have returned from Italy and now are soon off to Britain. We talk about upcoming travels with WGVU’s Michael Walenta.   
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No Fault Insurance
  April 30, 2015  |  WGVU  We discuss the No fault Auto Insurance vote with local attorney Thomas G. Sinas, of Sinas Dramis Law Firm.    
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Mary Higgins Clark
  April 30, 2015  |  WGVU  Best Selling author Mary Higgins Clark returns to TMS to talk about her latest books, ‘Manhattan Mayhem’ and ‘Death Wears a Beauty Mask.’    
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City Beat
  April 30, 2015  |  WGVU  City Beat is all about the places to go and the things to do come this weekend here in West Michigan. Managing Editor Marty Primeau from Grand Rapids Magazine joins us.   
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Circle Theatre
  April 30, 2015  |  WGVU  Circle Theatre opens their 2015 season with Evita, an arresting theatrical portrait as complex as the woman herself. Cast members and the Director join us.    
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The Real Paleo Cookbook
  April 30, 2015  |  WGVU  Dr. Loren Cordain, the world's foremost authority on the evolutionary basis of diet and disease, presents his latest work; ‘The Real Paleo Cookbook.’ We talk about the science and the eats with Dr. Cordain.    
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GrandJazzFest 2015
  April 29, 2015  |  WGVU  The reveal of the GrandJazzFest 2015 lineup is tonight, on the eve of International Jazz Day. We talk about the gathering at the BOB and get a tease of the festival with guests in studio.   
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The Stark Turn Players
  April 29, 2015  |  WGVU  Stark Turn Players produce a new script by local playwright Laura Uzarski called, Draw Me Out. The show opens this week. We talk about it this morning.   
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The Spirit of Grand Rapids Event
  April 29, 2015  |  WGVU  On May 16th, a celebration of patriotism in Grand Rapids where the community honors local WW2 Veterans during the first ever The Spirit of Grand Rapids event. We discuss the details with David Byers.   
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Richard Riehle, Pilot Error
  April 29, 2015  |  WGVU  Actor Richard Riehle is best known for his supportive roles in The Fugitive, Bridesmaids, and more. He plays a role in the locally produced film Pilot Error. Richard comes to West Michigan this weekend. We speak with Mr. Riehle this morning.   
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Mark Jackson
  April 29, 2015  |  WGVU  Musician Mark Jackson returns to TMS to talk about his latest community outings, including performing in Tosca, and the “Hey Marco” CD release.   
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Organ Donation Awareness Dinner
  April 29, 2015  |  WGVU  Don't miss the second Annual Organ Donation Awareness Dinner May 7, a night of heartwarming stories, successful transplant recipient insights and more. We talk about the details with Jeanine Herlacher. Proceeds go to the Gift of Life.   
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  April 29, 2015  |  WGVU  The Kenowa AMBUCS has been busy, with funds to be raised in an upcoming Memorial Day 5k. We talk about AMBUCS with guests in studio.   
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Finding the Lost Region
  April 29, 2015  |  WGVU  The Hauenstein Center for Presidential Studies is holding a conference this Thursday and Friday. The conference explores the rich, varied history and culture of the region through addresses and panel discussions on the history, literature and art of the Midwest, along with Midwestern political leadership, statesmanship, and the growing field of Midwestern studies. Director Gleaves Whitney joins us.   
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