The Big Buzz Story
A North Carolina mom was eating out with her family when her 8 year old son, who has special needs, began to get a bit rowdy. Mom felt embarrassed but her mood quickly changed when the waitress appeared at the table and told her another customer paid her bill and left her this note:
Around Northern Michigan
It was an awesome time last night at The City Opera House in Traverse City. Comedian/ NBC “Parks and Recreation Star,” Aziz Ansari performed in front of a sold out house. Josh Rabinowitz was his opener and hilarious! Fish and I got to check out the show first hand, funny!
Mom gets frustrated with 6 year old child in Grand Traverse County, leaves the child alone and heads to the bar, returns a few hours later to find police and her neighbors waiting. Props to the neighbors at the Arbors of Traverse City for stepping up for the child. Read the full story from 7&4 News here...
School is back in session for pretty much all of Northern Michigan. Most schools around Grand Traverse County started yesterday, Petoskey starts today. 9&10 had a great story about laws for drivers when it comes to school buses. You ever have one of those moments on the road where you ask yourself, “crap, what am I supposed to do?” Hopefully this helps!
Have you ever said, “Traverse City's roads are not meant to handle this much traffic.” You're not the only one. City leaders are looking at solutions to upgrade Traverse City to better handle our growing population. More from The TC Ticker here...
What's Up in Entertainment
Ever have a roommate? Check this out, Ryan Gosling and Justin Timberlake use to room together before they were famous. Ryan lived at Justin's house when they were in “The Mickey Mouse Club” because Ryan's mom couldn't give up her job in Canada. Matt Damon and Ben Affleck lived together while writing “Good Will Hunting,” Judd Apatow and Adam Sandler roomed when they were struggling comics and Dustin Hoffman lived with both Gene Hackman and Robert Duvall (not at the same time). Talk about talent feeding off of talent!
“True Blood” is coming to an end after one more season, it will premiere next summer.
“American Idol” has officially announced the new judges! Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick Jr. Randy Jackson will take over the “in house mentor” role.
Big news over night, Ariel Castro was found dead in his prison cell. This is the guy who kidnapped Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle knight in Cleveland when they were 14, 16 and 20 years old back between 2002 and 2004. They escaped from his home in Cleveland last may. Castro was found hanging in his cell.
We played a clip of "Sweet Lorraine" this morning, here's the video to go along with...