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5 Things You Need To Pack For A Road Trip In Michigan

As the end of the summer approaches, we are all jumping in the car for that one last trip, here is what you need to pack.

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Intersection of Leonard and Fuller to Close For One Month Beginning July 31

Bad news, Grand Rapids drivers. Your commute is about to get a little more difficult if it takes you through the area of Leonard St. and Fuller Ave...

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Downtown Grand Rapids Barbecue Joint Closes After 2 Years

A barbecue place in downtown Grand Rapids is shutting its doors for good after opening in May of 2015.

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Guns N’ Roses Find Warped Inspiration From Elton John on ‘My Michelle': The Story Behind Every ‘Appetite for Destruction’ Song

Elton John is far from the first artist anyone would think of while listening to Guns N' Roses' 'Appetite for Destruction,' but his classic early hit "Your Song" played a key role in one of its songs.

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‘Game of Thrones’ Sand Snake on Alternate ‘Stormborn’ Fate, Fan Criticism

The Sand Snakes are likely counted as Game of Thrones’ biggest misfire, though the outcome of Sunday’s “Stormborn” was no less shocking. Now, star Jessica Henwick reveals how Iron Fist changed her character’s arc in Season 7, and why the Sand Snakes’ introduction might have stumbled as it did.

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11 Grand Rapids Veterans’ Home Employees Charged With Crimes

Eleven former caregivers at the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans have been charged with crimes by Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette.

All eleven caregivers face charges of falsifying medical records...

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Security Camera Catches Grand Rapids Fireworks Mishap [Video]

At any point over the recent Fourth of July holiday did you wish something bad would happen to your neighbors who seemed to be stocked with an endless supply of fireworks?

Well, it did. And a security camera caught it so you can have a cathartic experience.

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This Dog Has Been Waiting For a Home Longer Than Any Other Dog at the Humane Society of West Michigan

This breaks my heart!  A few months ago, we had the “Empty The Shelters” event where most shelters participating, adopted all of their dogs...

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Comic-Con 2017: ‘Stranger Thing 2’ Panel Teases Thrilling Returns

We’ve still a few months before Stranger Things 2 turns our lives upside down, but the storm has already hit Comic-Con 2017. Get tuned to Eleven and find out what major details were revealed from the assembled cast in San Diego with our full panel report!

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‘I’ve Been Everywhere’ Songwriter Geoff Mack Dead at 94

Nashville Songwriters Hall of Famer Geoff Mack, who was best known for writing the worldwide hit "I've Been Everywhere," died Friday (July 21) in Australia. He was 94 years old.

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Drink Up! Michigan Has the Cheapest Cases of Beer in Country

We already know Michigan is home to some of the best (if not the best) beer in America but not only that, we also have the cheapest beer...

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Warner Bros. Debuts a New ‘Justice League’ Poster at Comic-Con

With rumors swirling that Ben Affleck would be stepping down from his role as Batman after Justice League, I don’t think it’s too much of a stretch to say that Warner Bros. needs to have a big day this weekend at Comic-Con. They need to be prepared to discuss Affleck’s rumors directly - confirming or denying as they see fit - and show off some footage for Justice League that keeps fans excited about the movie, regardless of the rumors circulating around it. Even those who believe that Warner Bros. has charted a new direction for itself with the addition of Joss Whedon and the success of Wonder Woman would admit that the studio has its work cut out for it.

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