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Slow’s Bar-B-Q Coming To Downtown Market In The Spring

With the specter of winter approaching, it's nice to already have something to look forward come springtime in Grand Rapids. How about delicious, mouth watering bar-b-q from Detroit.

The famed Slow's Bar-B-Q announced they will open a location in the Downtown Market on Ionia Street SW, and I for one, am looking forward to it.

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Drunk Woman Drives Right Into Sheriff’s Front Door

From the "You can't make this stuff up" file. Because if you TRIED to make this one up, no one would believe you.

I mean NO ONE.

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West Michigan Online Job Fair

The West Michigan Online Job Fair is focused on helping connect people in West Michigan with employers in finding employment opportunities that matter.

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Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week: South Christian Girls’ Golf Team

The state finals-playing South Christian High School girls' golf team is this week's Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week.

The team.

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BaCon: A Bacon & Beer Celebration Nov. 8; Top 5 Bacon-Inspired Quotes [Sponsored]

BaCon: A Bacon & Beer Celebration returns for its second annual event on Nov. 8 at The DeltaPlex Arena & Conference Center.

BaCon features bacon-inspired dishes and drinks, with tickets currently on sale.

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Grand Rapids NBA Star Chris Kaman Now Blowing Stuff Up On Reality Series [Video]

Former Tri-Unity Christian High School and Central Michgian University hoop star Chris Kaman is going out of his way to prove that Michigan men are indeed immature.

His new web-based reality series, "Exploring Chris Kaman" has Chris and his posse living through a bunch of fun adventures, including fishing for marlin, shooting automatic weapons, blowing stuff up with fireworks and eating fish eyeballs.

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Can Notre Dame Dethrone Champs? Big Questions for Week 8 in College Football

Can Notre Dame knock off top-ranked Florida State? That leads this week's big questions in college football.

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Jennifer Garner on ‘Conan:’ ‘I Streaked’ at Barn Theatre

It's the naked truth.

On Wednesday evening's Conan show on TBS with Conan O'Brien, actress Jennifer Garner talked about her days doing summer stock theater in various parts of the country, including at The Barn Theater in Augusta.

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Grand Rapids Voted Best Beer Town in the USA

Grand Rapids wins another title in the name of craft beer!

Already the reigning Beer City USA, Grand Rapids has now claimed the title  “Best Beer Town in the USA” in USA Today's and 10Best's annual poll.

The honor was just bestowed at noon. Tampa; Asheville, N.C.; Bend, Ore.; and Fort Collins, Colo., were also in the top five.

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MSU’s Sparty, WMU’s Buster Bronco Make List of Colleges’ Best Mascots

Michigan State University's stoic Sparty and Western Michigan University's goofy Buster Bronco made the list of the top mascots in all of college sports.

While this honor is an asterisk for the highly-successful Michigan State sports program, it just may be the best thing to happen this season for WMU.

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New Brewery Coming to Cedar Springs [Video]

West Michigan's beer fever is spreading!

After last week's announcement that New Holland Brewing is coming to Grand Rapids, WZZM-13 reports there is another brewery on the horizon in Cedar Springs.

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Well, Greenville Had Lowest Gas Prices In the Nation [Video]

Well, Greenville had the lowest gas prices in the nation.

Had, but not anymore.

In a surprising move, the oil companies realized that Michigan had some of the lowest -- if not THE -- lowest gas per gallon price in the nation. So, they stopped that crap in a big hurry.

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