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Uber is Delivering Ice Cream Today & Yours Could be Free!

To celebrate Grand Rapids and its first year of #UberIceCream Uber has teamed up with Love’s Ice Cream to deliver Mitten Pop™ ice cream bars on-demand!

You can get vanilla bean dipped in chocolate flavored Mitten Pops delivered in just minutes!

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The ‘Jurassic World’ Sequel Is Coming in 2018, With Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard

Sequels, like evolution, are inevitable. Like genetically-modified dinosaurs, they cannot be stopped. When Jurassic World becomes the third highest-grossing movie of all time (not this year, not this decade; ever) you could bet your dino DNA that Universal was going to make another one. And now it’s official: an as-yet untitled Jurassic World sequel is coming to theater on June 22, 2018.

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So you're a Greatest Hits 98.7 WFGR fan, but Facebook won’t let you stay up to the minute on all that’s happening? We feel your pain, but now there’s a way to make sure 98.7 WFGR is your top priority.

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Listen to This Woman Master a Slew of American Accents

America. We speak one language, in a variety of ways.

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Founders Announces Beer for ArtPrize 2015: Spectra Trifecta

For the third consecutive year Founders Brewing Co. will brew a beer for ArtPrize which will also help raise money for the event.

This year's beer will be brewed in the traditional Kolsch style and is called Spectra Trifecta.

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Bike Sharing to Begin in Grand Rapids Thursday

A company will be launching a bicycle sharing program/business in Grand Rapids on Thursday.

Spoke Folks, a Grand Rapids bike co-op that helps people fix and keep up with the maintenance on their bikes, will launch the app-based bike sharing program Spokefly.

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Watch The 10-Minute ABC ‘Muppets’ Presentation That Earned a Series Order

ABC’s upcoming Muppets mockumentary series only had so much to show at its recent Comic-Con 2015 panel, but with an actual premiere as far away as September, Kermit, Ms. Piggy, Gonzo and the gang dug deep for a special preview. Check out the 10-minute presentation that convinced ABC to make a new Muppets series!

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Restaurant Week Grand Rapids Returns August 12-23

Restaurant Week Grand Rapids, our city's most celebrated culinary event, is back starting on August 12th! For 12 days enjoy 3-course fresh-from-the-farm creative menus at over 60 restaurants throughout Greater Grand Rapids - 3-courses for $28 at many restaurants and at some of the restaurants 2 people can dine for $28!

Indulge in Michigan's fresh-from-the-farm grown food and treat yourself to fantastic wines, brews, and spirits. Take in the sensory delights of Grand Rapids many restaurants.

Restaurant Week Grand Rapids will return August 12 - 23, 2015. 

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Watch A Spider Catch and Then Eat Its Prey Live On FOX-17 [Video]

FOX-17 meteorologist Garry Frank got quite a surprise when a spider popped into view on his Grand River sky cam while doing the weather Tuesday morning.

Fortunately for me, he stayed on the shot and I got revenge for all those fly bites I suffered in the UP while on vacation.

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New Scams Popping Up Around West Michigan

The Ionia County Sheriff's Office took to Facebook today to warn residents about a few scams that have popped up in the area recently.

One scam involves an "unmarked" police vehicle, while another involves extortion and compromising photos. 

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Returning Soldier Pulls Ultimate Surprise on Sister at Baseball Game

This soldier wasn't just returning home. He was returning to home plate.

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Diner Owner Screaming at Crying Baby Causes Internet to Erupt

Crying babies in a restaurant can be tough. You either have sympathy for the parents or you think mom and dad have to whisk the child away in order not to ruin everyone else's meal.

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