Our thoughts and prayers go out to the community of Newtown. We found a great source of info if your own children are asking questions about what happened, check out this link to read more.
Traverse City/ Northern Michigan Buzz
Parents in Northern Michigan talk about the shootings in CT - 7 and 4 news has more here...
Local schools tightening security - 9 and 10 news has more here...
Last week, CHARLIE SHEEN mentioned that LINDSAY LOHAN hadn't thanked him for the $100,000 he loaned her to help with her back taxes. Well, sources say that after Lindsay heard that, she sent Charlie a thank you card and a bouquet of flowers.
JESSICA SIMPSON might go from bridesmaid directly to bride. RadarOnline.com claims she and fiancé ERIC JOHNSON are heading to Hawaii on Friday, and they've invited, quote, "a lot of their close friends and family" to join them.
ABC is developing a sitcom based on JUSTIN BIEBER'S early life. It's a "family-centric comedy that revolves around a future pop star's unconventional upbringing and his awkward teenage years." If it comes together, it could be in the running to make ABC's schedule next fall.
Billboard.com has published its comprehensive Best of 2012 rundown. It's more objective than some of the other "End of the Year" lists because it's based on hard numbers, like album, song and ticket sales, chart performance, et cetera. And for the second year in a row, ADELE topped their overall Top 100 Artists of the Year list. You can view the entire list at billboard.com
You know who's NOT worried about the supposed Mayan Apocalypse on Friday? The 800,000 ACTUAL MAYANS in Mexico. They know nothing's going to happen. If anything, they're worried about the huge number of tourists headed to their sacred sites this week.
A cop pulled over a 25-year-old guy near Dallas, Texas recently . . . for having an expired registration. And the guy explained that he didn't have an excuse . . . he just couldn't afford to update it. The cop handed him a ticket anyway . . . but inside was a $100 bill that allowed him to register both his and his wife's cars.