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The Last Two Kmart Stores in Grand Rapids Scheduled to Close

It was announced on Friday, September 16, 2016, that the last two Kmart stores in the Grand Rapids area will soon be closing their doors.

The stores parent company, Sears Holding Corp., said the stores were closing due to poor sales.

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Stevie Wonder Chaka Khan Prince Memorial Concert
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Stevie Wonder, Chaka Khan and More to Headline Prince Memorial Concert

Stevie Wonder, Chaka Khan and more are set to perform at the Prince Memorial Concert next month.

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A Modern ‘High Noon’ Remake Set on the Mexico-U.S. Border Is Happening

Western remakes are the new gritty reboot. With The Magnificent Seven poised to hit theaters next weekend, Relativity Media has just announced that they’ve acquired the rights to High Noon, 1952’s multiple Oscar-winning film and one of the most iconic westerns of all time.

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Central Michigan v Oklahoma State
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College Football Week 3: Hail Mary Forgiveness And Jojo’s Predictions

Central Michigan's last second "Hail Mary" pass play to defeat 22nd ranked Oklahoma State ruined another perfect week of predictions (well, THAT, and Hope College's love of turning the ball over).  But when it's your alma mater getting the better end of a bad call by the officials, all is forgiven!

Let's see what's on tap for week three.

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griffvision Via YouTube
griffvision Via YouTube
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Recap of the Grand Rapids Griffins 2016 Youth Foundation Golf Classic

It was a great day of playing golf and raising money for a great cause.

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Artist Who Had Mardi Gras Beads Stolen Brings ‘Macarena’ to ArtPrize

Jeffrey Augustine Songco's installation "Revelry" brought 2,700 pounds of Mardi Gras beads to Calder Plaza in Grand Rapids at ArtPrize 2015. Those beads were (mistakenly?) taken on opening weekend.

Songco is back for ArtPrize Eight with the "Macarena" at UICA.

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Unexpected Sight on Top of Grand Rapids Parking Garage

I was caught off guard by this sight when parking today.

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Why SiTE:LAB Isn’t Participating in ArtPrize Preview Week

ArtPrize Preview Week has begun! Over 30 venues are participating including major venues such as the GRAM, Calvin College - (106) Gallery, The B.O.B. and UICA.

One popular and award-winning venue that won't be opening early at ArtPrize Eight is SiTE:LAB.

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West Michigan Man Wins A Van For Being A Local Hero [Video]

Dave Hastings, who founded a local charity in honor of his wife, has won a national contest for being a Local Hero. 

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Over 30 Venues Participating as ArtPrize Preview Week Begins

The first annual ArtPrize Preview Week begins Wednesday, Sept. 14 and runs through Tuesday, Sept. 20. Over 30 venues are participating and giving fans an early look at this year's ArtPrize entries.

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You Can Win FREE Chick-fil-A for a YEAR!

Michigan residents have been ecstatic since finding out that we were going to get Chick-fil-A and in multiple locations! We've been anxiously waiting and pretty soon the wait will be over...

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Courtesy of the Gilmore Collection
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The B.O.B. to Partner With House of Blues on New Entertainment Venue

The Gilmore Collection announced Tuesday that they will be teaming up with House of Blues Entertainment for their new music venue, 20 Monroe Live, that will be located directly next to The B.O.B.

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