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Grandmother Power

Shelley Irwin
December 4, 2013 | WGVU   GR Public Museum continues its exhibit called Grandmother Power:  A Global Phenomenon.  We hear about on the ongoing lectures, luncheons and more from the museum’s curator.

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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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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.   
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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.    
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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.    
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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.    
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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.    
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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.   
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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.    
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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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