Movie Talk

Jun 8, 2018
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We preview Ocean's 8, Hotel Artemis, Hereditary and On Chesil Beach with Jenny Garone from Studio C!

Movie Talk

Mar 30, 2018
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Ron VanTimmeren from Studio C stops by for a preview of Steven Spielberg's action, sci-fi adventure film, Ready Player One.


Learning from Scratch was founded by Betsey Hamm in 1998. She collects large sums of commercially produced pieces parts that might otherwise end up in landfills. Hamm puts those industrial leftovers to work explaining, "All by themselves, these various remnants appear useless. But to a creative mind, it's part of something that evolves through an artistic or educational process." 


The esteemed Justin Time label has released a recording that previously was only available in a limited bootleg that has been a collector's item for decades, Dizzy Gillespie & Friends: The Concert of the Century.    

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Chicago musician Lucy Smith explores both sacred and secular music with her jazz quartet. On their new CD, Singing Christmas, they celebrate the holiday.

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Incumbent - Rep. David LaGrand (D-Grand Rapids)

Democrat David LaGrand is the incumbent in Grand Rapids 75th District House race. LaGrand owns a number of small businesses, and he’s served as an Assistant Kent County Prosecutor and on the Grand Rapids City Commission. He was elected 75th District Representative in a special election back in March. Now he’s seeking a second, full-term in office. 

Q: Why politics?

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Business leaders are gathering in downtown Grand Rapids for the West Michigan Policy Forum. Before Monday evening’s first presidential debate, WMPA will hold its own debate between former Republican Speaker of the House, Newt Gingrich, and former Democratic New Mexico Governor and U.S. Secretary of Energy, Bill Richardson.

During a visit to WGVU’s TV studios today, we asked Richardson what voters should listen for during tonight’s debate between Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, and Republican presidential nominee, Donald Trump?

Grace Kelly releases Trying to Figure it Out

Mar 10, 2016

Twenty-three year old Grace Kelly has been recording and performing since she was a teenager. Kelly recently released her most mature recording yet "Trying to Figure it Out."

Movie Talk

Jan 8, 2016

 Ron VanTimmeren and Eric Kuiper from Celebration Cinema! review "The Revenant", "The masked Saint", "The Forest", "Carol", "Rifftrax - Starship Troopers" and Indie Films "Brooklyn", "Room", "Spotlight" and "James White."