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Craft Beer Means Big Bucks To GR Economy [Video]

The growing craft beer industry in Grand Rapids is a boon to the local economy, both in terms of jobs and profits. Overall, the beer industry is worth $6.6 billion dollars to the State of Michigan.

That's great, another reason to crack open a local brew!!

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Science: There Are Four Types of Drunks — Which Are You?

Researchers at the University of Missouri spent some time crunching some numbers and figuring out how to classify drunks.

The researchers found that drunks fall into one of four different categories – which all have very clever names.

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Where to Eat in Grand Rapids?

I can't begin to tell you how many times I get asked Do you know a good place to eat in G.R.?”

Well, now I'll know where to send them!

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Magic Teabag Will Turn Your Crappy Beer Into Craft Beer [Video]

Here in Grand Rapids, we take our beer drinking seriously, so I'm not sure how we're going to feel about a tea bag for your pint glass. Unless, it makes the beer better. Maybe? No?

Regardless of how we feel about it, it's happening. A special teabag has been developed to transform ordinary bland lager into a taste-explosion craft beer.

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Ain’t Gonna Be Nothin’ But Finger-Lickin’ Good Chicken Served at King of the Wing

On Wednesday you may see more people reaching for a glass of milk or extra ranch dressing to cool the burn!

It's hard to believe it’s already time for the third annual King of the Wing. It's at Grand Woods Lounge, 77 Grandville Avenue SW in Grand Rapids, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. EDT Wednesday (March 25).

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Did This Guy Just Open a Beer Bottle with a Piece Of Paper? How?! [Video]

There are life hacks and then there are life savers.

In the most important development since the can opener, someone has found a way to open a bottle of beer using just a piece of paper. 

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30 Things No One Tells You About Leaving Grand Rapids [List]

The folks at Movoto are at it again, this time compiling a list of things you may miss when you leave Grand Rapids.

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Ritz Koney Bar Is Closing?

Another downtown landmark is closing. The Ritz Coney Bar on Ionia will be closing at the end of February. Crap.

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How Many Grand Rapids Brewers Are On Thrillist’s ‘A to Z’ List?

Thrillist is just that. A thrilling website with lists. Get it? Thrillist? Yeah, I think it's a stretch too.

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WMU Joins CMU In Offering Degree In Craft Brewing

Western Michigan University announced that they will offer a Bachelor of Science degree in "Sustainable Craft Brewing". The degree was approved by the University's board of trustees this week.

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Beer City USA, Here’s The Proper Beer To Pair With Your Girl Scout Cookies

I know we take our beer seriously here in Grand Rapids, but this is ridiculous! The guys at Craft Beer and Brewing magazine have come up with the proper beer to drink when scarfing down a sleeve of Girl Scout Cookies!

Bon Appetit!

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Greatest Hits 98.7 WFGR’s January 2015 Top Songs Playlist

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