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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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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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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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10 Rules For a ‘Sunday Fun Day’ in West Michigan

Sunday Fun Days are all the thing now.  You and a group of friends either meet up for brunch or lunch and enjoy the rest of the last day of your weekly freedom by partaking in some adult drinks and camaraderie; if they're done right, you could even make a few friends...

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Semi-Truck Spills 77,000 Pounds Of Hot Dogs On US-31

Yesterday afternoon, Thursday, May 10th, a semi-truck carrying 70,000 pounds of hot dogs spilled its contents on the side of US-31. The semi-truck was struck by a sedan after the sedan was run off the road by a pickup truck, which fled the scene...

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YUMMY! San Chez is Opening a Second Location in Downtown G.R.

By the end of the year, you'll have another restaurant to choose from in Downtown Grand Rapids. As if trying to decide where to eat downtown wasn't already hard enough with all the amazing options...

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Meijer Expands Home Delivery to the Lakeshore

Launching in Detroit last year and in Grand Rapids in March, Meijer is expanding its home delivery service to more of the Mitten State.

M-Live reports that on Thursday Meijer announced they'll deliver to West Michigan's Lakeshore beginning on May 25.

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10 West Michigan Foods to Devour on ‘Eat What You Want Day’

Today, May 11, is national "Eat What You Want Day", and it got me to thinking, "Which West Michigan favorites should I devour on this glorious day where calories don't exist...

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Alert Kalamazoo Girl Dials 911, Saves Herself From Kidnapper

A harrowing story unfolded in Kalamazoo as a 13-year-old girl who was abducted from a bus stop managed to call 911 from her captor's home to alert police.

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What’s This Parking Trickery Happening Downtown Grand Rapids?

Man, the city is doing whatever to get money… or at least I hope it’s the city and not an elaborate scam since I haven’t seen any major news of these signs becoming a thing...

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THE BLASPHEMY! MSU Graduate Reveals a Michigan Shirt Under Cap&Gown

As someone who is a Michigan State alumni this makes me a bit disappointed but I can't help but laugh.

Tyler Brecht, from Alma, just graduated from Michigan State University over the weekend but his academic achievements aren't the reason he's gone viral...

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