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Supporters Flock To Restaurants On Chick-Fil-A Appreciation Day
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Chick-fil-A Plans to Open 20 Restaurants in Michigan

Chick-fil-A plans to expand to 20 locations in Michigan over the next five years, the fast food chain announced this week.

According to MLive, the company is opening two locations in Troy and Lansing in Fall 2016, and is eyeing locations in Grand Rapids, metro Detroit, and Kalamazoo. 

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Record Store Day 2016 Will Be Celebrated In Grand Rapids With Live Music, Limited Release Vinyl

National Record Store Day is Saturday April 16, remembering those days when you would hang out at your local record store, talk music, listen to new music and get into arguments over who was better, The Who or Zeppelin.

Locally, Vertigo, Dodd's and the Corner Record Store have live music lined up. Check out the schedule inside.

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WFGR Artists Well Represented At This Summer’s Meijer Garden Concerts [Video]

Fans of WFGR music will be jamming this summer at the Meijer Gardens. Tears for Fears, America, and Toto are just a few of the bands we play at 98.7 that will be featured in the annual series. Here's the complete run down...

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Who Knew Michigan Had A ‘Captain Orange’?

This week is National Work Zone Awareness Week, alerting us to the onset of construction season in Michigan. And to remind us to pay attention to construction workers working alongside out highways, the Michigan Department of Transportation has rolled out 'Captain Orange', a construction worker with a bright, easy to see outfit.

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Grand Rapids Resident Confronts Predators With Nerves Of Steel [Video]

You may have read this story about a 23-year-old Grand Rapids man turning over information to the Grand Rapids Police leading to the arrest of several men for allegedly trying to pick up minors online.

One has to wonder whether it's the same guy who has been posting 'To Catch A Predator' style videos to YouTube for years. 

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Pembroke Welsh Corgi puppy and kitten together
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BISSELL Pet Foundation to Offer Free Pet Adoption at Shelters Throughout Michigan May 7

The BISSELL Pet Foundation announced Tuesday that it will pay all adoption fees on Saturday, May 7, at more than 20 shelters and other rescue organizations throughout Michigan.

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Saugatuck in the Running for Best Small Town Weekend Escape in the U.S.

Grand Haven was just picked as one of the top summer road trip destinations in the U.S., and now another West Michigan beach town is being honored!

Saugatuck is in the running for "Best Small Town Weekend Escape" in a USA Today and 10Best readers' poll

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Pop Up Urban Drive In Movie Theater Opens In Miami's Wynwood Neighborhood
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West Michigan Drive-In Theaters – Where are They Now?

Do know what these are?

If you grew up in the 50's and 60's, you remember the Drive-In movies. They were so much fun to go to. You'd pack the family, or pals, into the car and off you'd go for at least a double feature.

Back in those days, there were more than a hundred outdoor theaters operating within the state of Michigan. Since that time, 90% of them have gone dark or have been demolished, and presently, less than 10 Drive-ins remain today. What about West Michigan? Yep, we have one left.

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15 MORE Things All Grand Rapidians Should Do at Least Once

A few weeks ago we went through the 15 things that anyone who lives in Grand Rapids should do or try at least once. Obviously, we couldn't just stop at 15 considering there's so much to do in this awesome city...

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Grand Haven Makes ‘Ultimate Summer Weekend Road Trips’ List

Despite the snowy, slushy weekend we just had in West Michigan, we are definitely creeping closer to summer. With the weather warming, it's time to think about what to do with those summer weekends.

Business Insider has compiled a list of the top 9 Ultimate Weekend Road Trips to take this summer-- and Grand Haven made the list!

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Michigan Has a Few Dumb Laws – So No Serenading Your Girlfriend

Everyone gets a kick out of funny laws that happen to be on the books. Some of them are simple carryovers from a time long past, where things were simpler, or weirder, depending on your viewpoint. Some of these laws are just plain odd, and don't make sense.

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Jessica Heeringa’s Disappearance From Norton Shores to Be Featured on Investigation Discovery

It has been three years since 25-year-old Jessica Heeringa disappeared from a gas station in Norton Shores.

The young mother's story will be featured on an upcoming episode of Disappeared on the Investigation Discovery channel, WZZM-13 reports.

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