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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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Watch Out For This Possible Craigslist Scam

Always a good reminder to be careful when on Craigslist, but WWMT is reporting the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Department is warning everyone about a possible scam on Craigslist...

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Fan Photos And Video From The Def Leppard Show

Def Leppard, Tesla and Poison rocked the Van Andel Arena Monday night, and from what I've gathered from social media, it looked everyone had a great time!

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Statewide Tornado Drill Planned Across Michigan Today!

If you happen to hear a siren today, don't panic... it's just a drill!

A tornado drill is scheduled for 1 p.m. today (4.19) all across the state, which means there will be alerts and sirens, including on your TV and radio...

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Your Official Guide to Tax Day Deals and Freebies in West Michigan

It's Tax Day! And while that usually doesn't bring about a ton of great feelings (either because you've procrastinated and now you're rushing to get your done, or you owe the state, federal, or city government some money), there is one thing to celebrate - deals and free stuff...

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