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BISSELL Pet Foundation’s ‘Empty The Shelters’ Free Adoption Event April 29th

It's time again  to Empty the Shelters in West Michigan!  Each year, tens of thousands of pets are abandoned or released to shelters in Michigan...

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Clean Your Stuff Out, Wyoming! Community Clean-Up Day is Saturday.

Since it is spring cleaning season tomorrow would be a great day to get rid of the clutter in your life (at least in your home).

The city of Wyoming is holding their Community Clean Up Day on Saturday, April 21st...

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Sales Of Low Cost Canned Meat Spam On The Rise Amid Rising Food Cost
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What Food Is Michigan Known For Throughout The US?

What’s your guess as to which food Michigan is known for?  Ours is kind of a no-brainer, but we'll get to that in a minute.

The website SpoonUniversity...

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Warm Weather’s Here! It’s Time For A Look At Michigan’s Top Ten Weirdest Festivals [Video]

Festival season is upon us again, and every small town to big city in our fair state has planned an event just for you! That is if you have a Jeep or like to eat sucker.

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Byron Center Lacrosse Fight Cancer Game Features MSU vs WMU on Sunday

Michigan State University and Western Michigan University men's lacrosse teams will play their final regular season conference game on Sunday, April 23 in Byron Center.

The day includes a free clinic for young players, a carnival and multiple games including the inaugural Byron Center Lacrosse Fight Cancer Game.

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Credit Card Info Stolen From 42 Hotels In Michigan

Bad news if you’ve stayed recently at a Holiday Inn, Crowne Plaza, Staybridge Suites or Candlewood Suites; your credit card info may be in the hands of thieves...

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The ‘Grandville BOOM’ Has Been Discovered!

Last weekend, many Kent County residents were left confused, and a little scared, after hearing a loud "boom" noise in Grandville. Everyone was talking about it by Monday...

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People Doing Good – Ionia Woman Saves a Turtle

I say it a lot, we’re all in this together; which is why I love finding stories of “People Doing Good”.

Today’s goodness comes from Ionia, where Holli Skibinski saw what looks like possibly a snapping turtle crossing Steele Street yesterday...

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Anti-Bullying Campaign ‘The Chalkboard Project’ Comes To Spring Lake High School

The Chalkboard Project was conceptualized by a Spring Lake High School art teacher and has made it's way to the hallways of the school. As you walk throughout the school, you'll see a slew of students holding a chalkboard with a negative statement they have heard someone say about themselves.

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No More Claiming Spots the Night Before Tulip Time Parade

If you want to save a spot at the Tulip Time Muziekparade, plan to wake up early on May 13.

Previously, the public was allowed to save spots the night before with blankets or other items, starting at 9p.m., but that rule has changed.

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Grandville Teen with Autism Draws Classmates to Raise Money for Prom [VIDEO]

Prom can be expensive! One enterprising young man at Grandville High School is using his drawing talent to help get he and his friends to the big dance this weekend.

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GR Residents Can Recycle That Old Tube-Style Television For Free For A Limited Time

 

I’m so excited to come across this gem on MLive, especially since the dinosaur above sits in my office and you can’t just “throw it away” anymore.

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