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Shelley Irwin
November 1, 2013 | WGVU   The first annual BRU fest happens November 9th. Proceeds will benefit the Children's Leukemia Foundation of Michigan. We talk on how the community can help with President and CEO Bill Seklar.

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Dogs Unleashed
  April 28, 2015  |  WGVU  We catch up with Mary Ullmer of Dogs Unleashed. She joins us to talk about the latest issue and their anniversary.   
Beer City Springfest
  April 28, 2015  |  WGVU  We talk about the Beer City Springfest. Hudsonville Fairgrounds plays host to more than 40 of West Michigan's best. Joy Boyer is our guest.    
Tourist Talk
  April 28, 2015  |  WGVU  Tourist Talk, every month speaking with Promote Michigan's Dianna Stampfler. Today, talk about Craft Beer Weekend, Hudsonville Ice Cream, and Morels.    
Opera Grand Rapids Tosca
  April 28, 2015  |  WGVU  Opera Grand Rapids presents Puccini's Tosca this weekend at DeVos Performance Hall. We speak with the Stage Director and Conductor this morning.    
Sir Ken Robinson
  April 28, 2015  |  WGVU  Sir Ken Robinson is one of the world's most influential educators and he joins us to discuss the education system. His latest book, ‘Creative Schools: The Grassroots Revolution That's Transforming Education’ is available now.    
GRPS Happenings
  April 28, 2015  |  WGVU  Monthly, guests join in from the Grand Rapids Public Schools. Today's conversation is on the Student Advancement Foundation and the upcoming fundraiser. Michele Suchovsky and Maggie Malone are our guests.   
Patchers at the Lakeshore
  April 28, 2015  |  WGVU  Don't miss the annual Quilt Show, with Patchers at the Lakeshore showing the weekend of May 8th, with some 150 quilts, demonstrations and more. PALS Chair Kathleen Myers shares details with us.    

Healthy Headlines
  April 27, 2015  |  WGVU  Healthy Headlines, monthly welcoming in guests from the Kent County Health Department. Today's topics are ticks and severe weather.    
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Estate Planning Workshops
  April 27, 2015  |  WGVU  A local Estate Planning and Elder Law Attorney in Muskegon is holding workshops to raise awareness. We speak to Douglas H. McPhail about the programs.   
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Excellence in Manufacturing
  April 27, 2015  |  WGVU  Local Award winners are in the house, Cascade Engineering Female Leaders recognized for Excellence in Manufacturing.    
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What Makes America Laugh Before Bed
  April 27, 2015  |  WGVU  We discuss the book, ‘Monologue: What Makes America Laugh Before Bed,’ with author Jon Macks.   
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Getting Green
  April 27, 2015  |  WGVU  Getting Green, monthly sharing news from guests in the green building and sustainability fields. Today we have the winners of the Battle of the Building awards.   
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The Story of Cancer: Managing the Journey
  April 27, 2015  |  WGVU  TMS concludes its weekly series on cancer as part of a WETA national initiative involving the PBS documentary, Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies. This morning we speak with Mr. Pat Gavin, a cancer survivor who participated in one of the clinical trials of the Cancer Research Consortium of West Michigan (CRCWM). Pat is the chairman of the CRCWM Patient Advisory Committee and member of the CRCWM Executive Board.   
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  April 27, 2015  |  WGVU  Guests from YNPN join us each month. Our conversation today is on the mini conference, “Embracing Equity and Equality” with a focus on the role of nonprofits in social change related to racial equity and LGBT equality.   
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Your Biz, Your Town
  April 24, 2015  |  WGVU  Your Biz Your town, putting spotlights on the many organizations doing good things locally. We hear from CASA of Kent County and we hear what's happening at the Holland Museum.    
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Four Pianos Concert
  April 24, 2015  |  WGVU  Live this Sunday at Fountain Street Church, check out the talents of four master pianists and more. We talk about this "Four Pianos Concert" live in GR today, pianists join us in studio.   
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Spring DIY Home Improvement
  April 24, 2015  |  WGVU  The Spring DIY home improvement season is right around the corner, and the busiest time of year for ODOM Reusable Building Materials. This month, their proceeds are going to a great cause.    
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The Entrepreneurial Insider
  April 24, 2015  |  WGVU  The Entrepreneur Insider, monthly talking about the topic of the Entrepreneur thanks to those from GROW. Today a special conversation about Microloans.    
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The TA Wolf Report
  April 24, 2015  |  WGVU  Check out a new magazine in town, The TA Wolf Report. We talk to TA about its mission and how it helps our community thrive.   
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The West Michigan Savoyards
  April 24, 2015  |  WGVU  The West Michigan Savoyards presents The Sorcerer opening on the 30th. We talk about the story line and this long running theatre group with Bob Hicks.    
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WGVU Explorers
  April 23, 2015  |  WGVU  WGVU Explorers have just returned from Italy and now it's time for Britain Traveler and WGVU GM Michael Walenta shares the details with us.   
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Edward Mazria
  April 23, 2015  |  WGVU  Architect Edward Mazria serves as Keynote speaker for the 19th annual Wege Speaker Series today. Mazria is the founder of Architecture 2030 and joins TMS today to talk about "The Road to Zero."   
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All About Women
  April 23, 2015  |  WGVU  All About Women, a monthly conversation focusing on the health of women. Today, Music and its Health Benefits with Dr. Robyn Hubbard.   
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City Beat
  April 23, 2015  |  WGVU  City Beat; where to go and what to do this weekend in West Michigan with Grand Rapids Magazine's Marty Primeau.   
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GVSU Film Project Lucky Jay
  April 23, 2015  |  WGVU  GVSU premieres its 20th annual summer film project Lucky Jay tomorrow night. The Producer and lead actor are here to talk about it.   
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P. Allen Smith for Tulip Time
  April 23, 2015  |  WGVU  Tulip Time is right around the corner and one of the visiting guests is P. Allen Smith, host of P Allen Smith's Garden Home and more as seen on WGVU TV. We speak with P. Allen this morning.   
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School Talk
  April 23, 2015  |  WGVU  School Talk, every month putting the spotlight on a local school district. Today's conversation is on Byron Center.   
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On Base GRPD
  April 23, 2015  |  WGVU  On Base GRPD is a baseball program for inner city kids who don't have the opportunity to get involved in organized sports. We discuss with Aaron Seccombe from GRPD.   
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Food and Wine Forum
  April 22, 2015  |  WGVU  Food and Wine Forum, our monthly conversation with Roz Mayberry from D & W. Our topic today is Spring pairing.   
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  April 22, 2015  |  WGVU  Lunafest is a traveling film festival of award-winning short films by, for and about women. It happens this Thursday in Downtown Grand Rapids. It’s an evening filled with stories of reflection, hope and humor. All proceeds raised by Lunafest benefit The Breast Cancer Foundation and Kent County Girls on the Run. We speak with Molly and others from KCGOR this morning.    
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Social Security 101
  April 22, 2015  |  WGVU  Social Security 101, every month discussing topics with administrator Vonda Van Til.   
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Spectrum Health Sustainability
  April 22, 2015  |  WGVU  Today is Earth Day and Spectrum Health has big plans when it comes to sustainability. Spectrum's Sustainability Program Manager joins us to talk about the efforts of Spectrum Health and programs that have been put into practice.    
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Good News and Success
  April 22, 2015  |  WGVU  Good News and Success, monthly putting the spotlight on a local people and business doing great things in the community.   
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Off the Beaten Path
  April 22, 2015  |  WGVU  Off the Beaten Path; where to go and what to do over the next couple of weeks that might not be on your list of things to do. SMG/Culture Vulture's Eddie Tadlock joins us with the details.   
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Dave & Busters
  April 22, 2015  |  WGVU  Dave & Busters is bringing the fun and hundreds of jobs to West Michigan. We talk about this opportunity with GM Randy Kerney.   
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