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Job Seekers Look For Employment At Career Fair In Los Angeles
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Grand Rapids Named Fourth Best City In US To Start Your Career

Another selling point for Grand Rapids has emerged.

If you're a recent college graduate, GR is one of the best places in the country to start your career.

Affordable housing (which seems to be going away quickly) and our job growth rate are big factors.

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Grand Rapids 2017 ‘Movies in the Park’ Lineup Announced

Movies in the Park is set to return to Ah-Nab-Awen Park in downtown Grand Rapids beginning June 2. The full movie lineup and a few changes were announced by Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. this morning.

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On W. Michigan Ave. near Bedford Township Hall (TSM/Battle Creek)
On W. Michigan Ave. near Bedford Township Hall (TSM/Battle Creek)
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What’s With These Weird Billboards In Southwest Michigan?

Perhaps you've started to noticed weird billboards around Southwest Michigan. Maybe your eye caught a red nose-ring, with a couple numbers in the bottom right...

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BD’s Mongolian Grill Closes on 28th Street in Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids is saying goodbye to another restaurant.

Wood TV 8 reports that BD's Mongolian BBQ on 28th Street closed its doors for good on Monday. 

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Funeral Held In Dallas For Officer Thompson Killed During Shootings Targeting Dallas Police
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Honoring the Michigan Police Officers Who Gave Their Lives

The eight Michigan police officers who gave their lives in the line of duty in 2016 and 2017 were honored at the Annual Candlelight Vigil on Saturday, May 13th at the National Mall in Washington, D.C.

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2nd Annual "VH1 Rock Honors" - Show
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ZZ Top to Play Grand Rapids’ DeVos Performance Hall October 1

ZZ TOP, a.k.a 'That Little Ol’ Band From Texas,' are making their way to Grand Rapids with a Sunday, October 1, 2017 concert at DeVos Performance Hall.

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Google Supports Mini Computers For Berlin Schools
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West Michigan Man Helps Thwart Worldwide Computer Virus, Warns Of More To Come

Darrien Huss of Fremont aided a British computer expert in thwarting the worldwide virus called 'WannaCry' which shut down critical operations computers across the globe Friday, but he says there's no day off when it comes to battling hackers.

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Team Tommy Charity Garage Sale Is Rallying To Cure Pediatric Brain Cancer

Who doesn't love garage sales?  Who doesn't love helping local charities?  No one, that's who!  This week you can combine both of these excellent activities at the Team Tommy Charity Garage Sale...

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Powers Boothe, Star of ‘Deadwood,’ Dies at 68

A sad day for fans of Powers Boothe, as the revered character actor has apparently passed away. The sinister-voiced star was well-remembered for his role as one of Deadwood’s big bads, as well as appearances in everything from Sin City to Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

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Stella’s Lounge Wants to Add Outdoor Seating

Hanging outdoors with friends while having cocktails is a summer staple and Stella's Lounge, in Downtown Grand Rapids, might be joining in on the fun...

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Shooting at House Party in Grand Rapids Injures Two Women [VIDEO]

Police are investigating after an early morning shooting at a home at Corrine Street SW in Grand Rapids. 

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FOX Will Shoot Its Eye Out With a Live ‘A Christmas Story’ Musical

While A Christmas Story is about as bold a holiday choice these years as Die Hard  —  did you know it takes place during Christmas???!  —  I’ll always carry a candle for Bob Clark’s story of a family growing up in 1940s America. My own extended family would gather for the holidays each year and practically have A Christmas Story on a loop; it was a good day, then, when TBS saved us the trouble of rewinding the VHS tapes and started playing the film 24/7 on our behalf. Cliche or not, A Christmas Story still sets the stage for the holidays in my household.

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