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Major Construction On Leonard Street Starts Today Between College Ave. And Ball Ave.

The snow has melted, Spring has arrived, and in Michigan that means it is time for road construction!  Starting today, Monday, March 27th, Leonard Street will be getting an overhaul between College Ave...

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Monday Is OBERON Day!!

The cloudy weather isn’t making me believe spring is here, but as of Monday…Summer is SO close.  Monday is Oberon Day!

Yep, Monday’s the day when you can start getting Bell’s Brewery’s summer ale, Oberon...

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Two Men Wanted for Fraud at Grand Rapids Best Buy [VIDEO]

Do you recognize these men?

WZZM-13 reports that the Grand Rapids Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying two men who have reportedly made fraudulent purchases at Best Buy. 

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Body Found in Grand River Near Downtown [VIDEO]

Police are investigating after a dead body was found in the Grand River Friday afternoon.

According to WZZM-13, a dive team was called to the 1500 block of Scribner Avenue NW around 2:00 p.m.

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GRand Jazz Fest Coming Back This Summer

presented by DTE Energy Foundation, is back for it's 6th year, returning to Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids this August 19th and 20th. The Jazz Fest is West Michigan’s only free, weekend-long jazz festival.

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Free College Financial Aid Counseling in Grand Rapids on Tuesday

Applying to college is a lot of work. An important part of the process is searching for financial aid, but finding out what you qualify for can be both time consuming and confusing.

One group is offering free help in Grand Rapids for anyone seeking financial aid for college.

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Robert Rodriguez in Talks to Direct Fox’s ‘Escape from New York’ Remake

It looks like Fox is determined to remake John Carpenter’s classic Escape from New York. The studio has set its sights on Robert Rodriguez, of Sin City, From Dusk Till Dawn, and Machete to direct.

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Could This Be Another Possible Sex Trafficking Scheme in Michigan?

It's no secret that human sex trafficking is a growing problem, especially in Michigan; that's why its best to rather be safe than sorry.

A month ago a girl from Flint wanted to warn people about a potential kidnapping scheme involving leaving things on the windshield...

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‘Game of Thrones’ Almost Had Stannis’ Death Go Very Differently

Love him or hate him, there’s no denying that Game of Thrones’ Stannis Baratheon went out in particularly Stannis-fashion; committed to a losing battle, and accepting Brienne would do her “duty” to put him down. That said, a new script page making the rounds shows a very different end for the would-be King, one filled with regret.

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Finally, They’re Going To Fix Michigan Street This Spring

It’s about time! Fox17 is reporting that Michigan Street in Downtown Grand Rapids could start getting fixed as early as next week!

If you’ve driven along Michigan Street, you’ve probably noticed it’s one of the WORST streets in West Michigan, well unless you’re also talking about 131 or M-6, but for the Van Andel Institute and all the medical centers to be located on Michigan, it’s surprising how bad of shape the road is in...

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There Are Still Businesses Opening, A New Restaurant Is Coming Downtown GR

If you’ve been to Traverse City, this is probably going to be good new to hear!

According to MLive, Georgina's Fusion Cuisine is planning to open a location in Grand Rapids on Wealthy Street this summer...

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One West Michigan Town Tops List Of SAFEST Place To Live In Michigan

Are you living in the safest city in Michigan?  There’ a good chance you do or at least know someone who does!

The website homesnacks.net (I know, it’s hard to take this website serious because of their name, but I promise, you’ll like their results,) recently decided to try to find the safest cities to live in here in Michigan...

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