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Woman Uses Founders Beer to Announce Baby Boy to Husband

There are a lot of creative ways to break the news of your baby boy or baby girl, but nothing says Grand Rapids quite like using a six pack of Founders beer.

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Prince’s Divorce Files From 2nd Wife Revealed They Lived a Glamorous Life

Prince and Testolini lived the glamorous life.

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No, ‘Episode IX’ Will Not Feature a CGI General Leia, Which Is a Relief

After Carrie Fisher’s untimely death, a lot of fans speculated about how her absence would affect the story of the final Star Wars movie...

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Chick-fil-A Embattled In Controversy Over Anti-Gay Marriage Remarks
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Grand Rapids Approves Another Chick-fil-A Location

Looks like we'll be seeing even more Chick-fil-A's pop up around Grand Rapids.

MLive reports that the city's Planning Commission approved the proposal to build another drive-thru Chick-fil-A at the Centerpointe Mall...

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Grandville Teen with Autism Hopes for Cards from Public for his Birthday [Video]

A teenager in Grandville with autism has one wish for his 16th birthday coming up in March.

Andrew Didyk is hoping for birthday cards from across West Michigan. 

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Warmer Weather Headed To Michigan May Curtail Winter Activities

When you grow up in Michigan, you learn to accept winter. That means doing stuff like snowmobiling, ice fishing and cross country skiing.

But when the temperatures shoot up to 50 degrees in January, it's kind of hard to do stuff like that. Could winter just be winter again?

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Burgeoning Craft Beer Industry Creates Niche Market For Limited Release Beers
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Local Website Gives Grand Rapids Bargoers The Best Deals At The Best Bars

Grand Rapids is Beer City USA, so finding a cool bar or brewery is not very difficult.  But even with so many different options for great beer and a good setting to drink it, the question becomes "where can I find a good deal...

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Bagger Dave’s Closes in Downtown Grand Rapids

Bagger Dave's downtown Grand Rapids can now be added to the list of restaurants that are no longer with us.

According to MLive, the burger joint at 241 Fulton Street shut its doors for good on Monday, January 9. 

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Def Leppard to Play Grand Rapids’ Van Andel Arena April 17th

Def Leppard announced Thursday that they will return to the road this spring for a three month run across North America. The Live Nation promoted outing will storm through cities across parts of the U...

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A Bunch of Your Personal Information Could Be Listed on This Public Genealogy Site, But You Can Remove It

A website that claims that it's just here to help you figure out your ancestry is causing some concerns after many people have found that it makes your personal information pretty easy to find.

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‘Popular Science’ Predicts Sault Ste Marie will Be America’s Best City to Live in 2100

You've heard dire warnings about climate change and how potential changes in our weather could alter our lives. Popular Science magazine predicts that at the turn of the next century in 2100, the best city in America to live in will be Sault Ste Marie, Michigan.

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Megabus.com No Longer Providing Cheap Travel Through Grand Rapids

Cheap bus service to both Detroit and Chicago ended on Monday as Megabus.com changed it's routes, closing the route to and from Grand Rapids

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