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It Could Soon Be LEGAL To Warm Up Your Car In YOUR Driveway

Somebody needs to high five State Rep Holly Hughes, R-Muskegon, because she’s proposing a bill that should already just be;  She wants to make it legal to warm up your car in YOUR driveway...

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This is a Deep Dish Coney Pizza from Little Caesars and It’s Only Available In One Place – For Now

What could be more iconic southeast Michigan dining than deep dish Detroit-style pizza and a coney dog? So why has it taken so long for these two indulgences to become one?

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People in Grand Rapids Feel Less Safe Than They Did a Few Years Ago

For as many "best of" lists Grand Rapids falls in, it's a little upsetting when something like this comes along.

A new study from Grand Valley State University (conducted by VoiceGR) found that people in the greater Grand Rapids area don't feel as safe as they did just a few years ago...

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Michigan in the Final Four – A Hidden Connection Right Under Their Feet

As the NCAA's Men's and Women's Basketball titles will be determined starting this weekend, the great state of Michigan will be represented predominately on the television screens across America.

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This Map Shows the Areas in Michigan With the Worst Noise Pollution

From the relaxing lull of traffic on the highway to the roars of a jet flying out of a major airport, this map shows where the worst noise pollution in Michigan is found.

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Grand Rapids Business Ranks Second in Alcohol Sales in Michigan

MLive compiled a list of the bars in Michigan that buy and sell and lot of alcohol each year, and Detroit dominates the entire list. Not a surprise, since you probably have to drink a lot to be able to live in Detroit, haha! But last year, one Grand Rapids business not only shows up in the top 20, but is number two in the state in alcohol sales!

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Michigan Family of 25 Gets Their Own Reality Show on TLC

After having good ratings with its pilot episode, TLC has picked up "Meet the Putmans" for a full season which will air sometime this fall, according to WXYZ Detroit...

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‘It’ Trailer: Stephen King’s Horror Classic Is Back to Haunt You Again

Horror fans have been waiting for months. Stephen King fans have been waiting for years. And after a week of teasers and sneak peeks, the first trailer for It, Andres Muschietti’s highly-anticipated adaptation of King’s classic horror novel (or one half of it, anyway) is finally here to give us our best look yet at that divisive new take on the iconic evil clown. Beep beep, we’re all gonna float.

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What Life Was Like In GR The Last Time The Red Wings Weren’t In The Playoffs

For the first time since the 1990 season, the Wings will not be a part of the NHL Playoffs. After 25 straight trips, the string is over.

So what did we do with all that free time that we had in 1990 because we didn't have any playoffs to watch?

Oh, we had tons of fun...

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Meijer’s Home Delivery Starts Today With Shipt Grocery Delivery

If shopping online is your thing, then today is a glorious day! Shipt has come to West Michigan and partnered with Meijer!

Meijer home delivery starts today for many West Michigan locations and we were one of the first people to try it out...

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Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman Craft New NBC Reality Competition

As if you hadn’t enough trouble keeping The Handmaiden and The Handmaid’s Tale separate, Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman are adding a new wrinkle. The Parks and Recreation pair will host The Handmade Project, a new NBC reality competition for craft-making.

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‘Roads To Romance’? That’s The Title Of This 1949 West Michigan Travel Film [Video]

There really is nothing more romantic than a West Michigan sunset, and this 1949 travelogue promises plenty of love action for those willing to make the trek to our lovely area.

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