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Where You Should Park for Grand Rapids on Tap

Grand Rapids on Tap is coming up this Saturday, July 16 at Calder Plaza in downtown Grand Rapids and we've been getting a lot of inquiries as to where people should park for the event. So, we've put together a helpful map.

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Michigan Leads The Nation In Hating Our Jobs

Have you ever Tweeted about how much you hate your job? Apparently lots of people in Michigan do that, leading to our number one ranking in job dissatisfaction.

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‘Wreaths Across America’ Blood Drive to Honor Fallen Veterans

The annual ‘Wreaths Across America’ fundraiser and blood drive is hosted by Sobie Meats and Ottawa North Kent Blue Star Mothers on Saturday, July 16. The event’s goal is to raise enough funds to purchase 5,200 veteran wreaths for placement in the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans cemetery.

Veteran wreaths are a symbol of honor, respect, and victory, and the special wreath ceremony will be held on December 17, 2016.

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Michigan Emojis

How cool would it be to have emojis that represented things in our state?

The website Community on Buzzfeed has been asking for suggestions for emojis for the state of Michigan.

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Former Rockford Rowing Coach Charged For Taking Videos of Teens in Changing Room

Timothy Vallier, the former men's rowing coach at Rockford Public Schools, allegedly recording two girls changing clothes is now charged with multiple felonies.

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GR Forward Video Celebrates City’s Diversity [Video]

This video, commissined by Downtown GR and created by ArtPeers, celebrates the diversity of our city, all to a beautiful soundtrack provided by a local band, Vox Vidorra.

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Berrien County Courthouse Shooter Was Facing Kidnapping & Sex-Assault Charges

Larry Darnell Gordon, 44, of Coloma was charged in April with armed first-degree criminal sexual conduct, first-degree criminal sexual conduct during a felony, felony kidnapping, felony assault with a dangerous weapon, and misdemeanor aggravated domestic violence.

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Bailiffs Killed, Officer Injured in Shooting at the Berrien County Courthouse

In a press conference held at 4 p.m. Monday, the Berrien County Sheriff confirmed that two bailiffs were shot and killed, one sheriff's deputy was wounded and is being treated at the hospital, and several others were injured and are in stable condition.

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Draymond Green Arrested on Assault Charges in East Lansing

Former Michigan State University superstar and current Golden State Warrior Draymond Green was arrested early Sunday morning in East Lansing.

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Hungry Goats Helping Clear The Grand River of Invasive Plants [Video]

The invasive Oriental Bittersweet plant has been growing rapidly along the Grand River in Ottawa County, snuffing out local plants. One way to battle it is to bring in hungry goats who love eating Oriental Bittersweet. Now, what do we do about the lonely goatherds?

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Grand Rapids Has Started Taking Sides In Pokemon GO!

Pokemon GO! may be the fastest growing game in the history of apps, but we now live in a world where everything happens very quickly, and the city of Grand Rapids has already started drawing battle lines for the new game. 

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Detroit Man Arrested for Threatening Social Media Post About Police [Video]

A Detroit man has been arrested after a threatening post he made about police to Facebook, Fox 2 Detroit reports.

The man posted to Facebook calling the person responsible for the Dallas shootings, which resulted in the deaths of five police officers, a "hero".

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