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Though it can be tempting to make your life easier by ordering all your holiday gifts from Amazon, let's press pause on that idea to consider where that money goes and who it doesn't help. The ideal holiday gift you found online for your mother-in-law or co-worker likely has a comparable—and likely even better—option made and sold locally.


Gilda's LaughFest, the nation's first communitywide festival of laughter, announced that Jim Gaffigan is bringing his The Pale Tourist tour to Van Andel Arena on March 5, 2020, at 8 p.m. The event kicks off the 10th year of the festival, taking place March 5 – 15, 2020.

Born and raised in Grand Rapids, Christina Guajardo Arnold is no stranger to the West Michigan community.

Ahead of her two shows at 20 Monroe Live on November 3, 2019, Chelsea Handler—comedian, TV personality, author and activist—talks with West Michigan Woman's Sarah Suydam.

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