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‘Office’ Alum Jenna Fischer Gets Pam’s 11-Year Chili’s Ban Lifted

It’s been some time since we’ve checked in on The Office’s Jim and Pam, let alone those sweet early days of getting drunk at Chili’s. Thankfully, one national nightmare has finally come to a close, as a bit of fun from star Jenna Fischer finally got the chain restaurant to drop its longtime ban against Pam. Sleep easy, America!

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The Average Wedding in Grand Rapids Costs More Than 25K

Before you go thinking that's high, it's actually about $8,000 less than the national average. 

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This Michigan Arby’s Has the Drive Thru Window on the Wrong Side

Study that picture closely and you'll see that the drive-thru window of this Arby's is located on the car's passenger side.

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Grand Rapids is One of the Best Places to Live in America!

Grand Rapids just made another "best of" list.

U.S. News listed the "100 Best Places to Live in the USA" and Grand Rapids came in at #19...

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Occupy Wall Street Protesters Join A Demonstration Against Bloomberg's Proposed School Closings
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U.S. Rep. Amash Co-Sponsors Bill to Abolish Department of Education

A bill introduced today, by U.S. Rep. Thomas Massie (R-KY) and co-sponsored by U.S. Rep. Justin Amash, (R-MI) and six others, would abolish the federal Department of Education.

The bill is one page long and says, "the Department of Education shall terminate on December 31, 2018."

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Learn the Magic of Founders Barrel Aging

Deep under the streets of Grand Rapids magic is happening in barrels made of wood. Here's that story.

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It’s FREEBRUARY: Get Free Doughnuts ALL Month Long at Krispy Kreme!

At Krispy Kreme, February is not only the month of love it's the month of FREE!

Krispy Kreme just launched two new coffee blends so now through the 28th, you can get a free glazed doughnut a day when you buy any sized coffee...

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88-Year-Old Grand Rapids Woman Bench Pressing 150 Pounds While Battling Cancer

Don't have the time or motivation to workout?

You're about to have one less excuse.

Meet 88 1/2-year-old Sue Bosze from Grand Rapids. She's battling cancer and working out three times a week at the YMCA in Grand Rapids.

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Spend Valentine’s Day in Grand Rapids with these Fun Date Ideas!

Valentine's Day is quickly approaching and if you're still trying to figure out plans, here's a guide to help you get started.

It doesn't matter if you're single, in a relationship or just looking for something different to do, a lot of places around Grand Rapids have something for everyone...

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Meteor Passes Over Lake Michigan, So Where Did It Land? [Video]

Hundreds of people reported seeing the bright light of a meteor heading over Lake Michigan early this morning. Did it land in Lake Michigan? 

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Lake Tahoe Suffers From A Continuing Drought
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Highlands Golf Course On The West Side To Be Converted Back To Nature

A wise man once said, "to play golf is to spoil an otherwise enjoyable walk." 

Thanks to Blandford Nature Center, you'll soon be able to walk the grounds of the Highlands Golf Course without having to be bothered by that pesky golf thing.

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Mark Hamill Visits Walt Disney World For Star Wars Weekends 2014
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West MI Boy Granted ‘Star Wars’ “Wish” And A Tweet From Jedi Master Mark Hamill

This has been a pretty awesome weekend for Bo Valarde-Chan, a 10 year old boy from Kalamazoo.

You see, Bo suffers from Microvillus Inclusion Disease which is an extremely rare and life threatening...

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