Way to go EGR! The boyhood home to Gerald Ford has been ranked the 8th "Best Suburb in the US to live in" according to MarketWatch.com, a Wall Street Journal website. The affluent city east of Grand Rapids beat other Michigan hotspots like West Bloomfield and Royal Oak, which didnt make the list, Huntington Woods DID make the list, at number 10. Michigan and New Jersey were the only states to have more than one city on the list.

The story had this to say about East Grand Rapids.

"It’s the hometown of former President Gerald Ford and Chris Van Allsburg, author of “The Polar Express” and “Jumanji.” East Grand Rapids is a small suburb of Grand Rapids, where the median sales price is $75,024. It scored 963.28."

Just more kuddos for West Michigan!