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Wendy is equally likely to compliment your cute shoes, condemn you for wearing leggings as pants, or invite you out to drink beer and watch a baseball game. Wendy loves her dog (Harry Potter), New Kids On The Block, live blogging her life, and eating out (aka not having to cook). Her hobbies include Facebook, reading, and pinning crafts on Pinterest that she’ll never make.
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Man Exposes Himself to Woman on Grand Rapids Sidewalk

A woman told police that around 3 p.m. Monday she was walking down the sidewalk in an area a little southeast of East Paris and 52nd St. when a completely naked man exposed himself to her. She described the man as white, heavy set, with brown hair, and in his late 20's or early 30's.

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Should Kids in Michigan be Required to Learn Cursive in School? [Poll]

Back when we were kids, cursive was something you started learning in third or fourth grade. But, in recent years, schools have been less likely to teach cursive to kids.

A new bill in Washington would require schools to teach cursive, and we want to know - do you think kids in Michigan should be required to learn cursive in school?

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Firefighters Working to Put Out Blaze at Days Inn, 28th St. Closed Down

Firefighters are working to put out a fire at the Days Inn and Suites located on 28th Street in Grandville.

The fire is believed to have started in the boiler room around 11:30 a.m. Sunday. Police have shut down 28th Street near the hotel to connect additional hoses to hydrants.

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Experience Grand Rapids via YouTube
Experience Grand Rapids via YouTube

New Video Highlights Different Neighborhoods Around Grand Rapids

Experience Grand Rapids posted the video to YouTube Tuesday, and it highlights familiar neighborhoods including the West Side, Heartside, Heritage Hill, and East Grand Rapids, but also shows us some other parts of the city that we may have never thought of as neighborhoods.

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