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AMC Celebrates The Season 5 Premiere Of "The Walking Dead" - After Party
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No, ‘The Walking Dead’ Will NOT Be Filming in Grand Rapids This September

People seem super excited that AMC's 'The Walking Dead' will be filming in Grand Rapids in September. If that were actually going to happen, it would be awesome. But, it's not happening. It's all a big joke. 

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SAT College Exams To Undergo Major Changes
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Two Grand Rapids Schools Make ‘Top 10′ for SAT Scores in MI

This past spring marked the first time that Michigan high school juniors had to take the SAT's. Prior to, it's always been the ACT's, But the results for the first SAT scores in Michigan have been released by the Department of Education...

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Terry Johnston
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The State Of Downtown Grand Rapids [Video]

Last month, Kristopher Larson, the CEO and President of Downtown GR Inc. delivered a 'State of Downtown' talk at the Pyramid Scheme in the Arena District.

Here's some of things he had to say.

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Western Michigan v Toledo
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WMU Coach Takes Responsibility For Players’ Arrest [Video]

On the opening weekend of school at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, two football players at the school were arrested for an alleged home invasion.

Yesterday, football coach P.J. Fleck says when his players do bad things, it ultimately comes down to him.

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Philadelphia Eagles v Detroit Lions
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Former Detroit Lion Calvin Johnson Joins ‘Dancing With the Stars Cast’

Calvin Johnson won't be taking the field for the Detroit Lions this season, but we will be able to see him on our televisions as part of the cast of the latest season of "Dancing With the Stars".

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Townsquare Media Grand Rapids
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An Exciting Morning With a Car Fire in a Downtown Grand Rapids Parking Ramp

There was a lot of commotion downtown this morning, and right across the street from our studios. A car burst into flames in the Ottawa-Fulton parking ramp on level G.

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Karl Blessing via YouTube
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Time Lapse of Downtown Grand Rapids

A moment of zen ... here's a beautiful time lapse of downtown GR looking at the Blue Bridge and JW Marriott.

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Parking Price Hike in Downtown Grand Rapids

Time to break open the piggy bank, the cost of parking in downtown Grand Rapids is going up starting Thursday, September 1, 2016.

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Jim Anderson via YouTube
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Plenty of Show Stoppers at the 2016 Metro Cruise

Like a rolling car show, Metro Cruise was back in action again this past weekend, and man were there some sweet rides on 28th St. Bonus ... footage of burn outs.

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Gene Wilder, Legendary Actor and ‘Willy Wonka’ Star, Dead at 83

Gene Wilder, best known for his comedic roles in Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, The Producers, and Young Frankenstein has died at the age of 83.

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Grand Rapids College Professor Offers Up A List of Do’s And Don’t’s For New Students

This weekend marked the return of college students to West Michigan's 15 colleges and universities, and one student went up on the web site Reddit to ask what are some do's and don't's for students new to the area.

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Grand Haven Beach After The Thunderstorm [Video]

This drone fly over of the State Park Beach in Grand Haven immediately following Saturday's early morning thunderstorms demonstrates how a rain storm effectively cleans the beach of people, leaving a peaceful, calm vibe.

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