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Courtesy GRandJazzFest
Courtesy GRandJazzFest
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Downtown Grand Rapids Jazz Fest Needs Your Help

Want to have some fun this August, enjoy some Cool Jazz, and help with a wonderful event? Volunteer for the GRandJazzFest!

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New York Red Bulls 2nd Annual Iron Chef Competition
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Iron Chef Competition at the Downtown Market Tonight

Tonight is the night...four top local chefs will compete in the first annual "Market Masters: A Market Chef Showdown," an Iron Chef type competition, at the Downtown Market, and it will be loads of fun.

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Matt Milhouse, Townsquare Media
Matt Milhouse, Townsquare Media
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Making Fudge on Mackinac Island [Video]

June 16 was National Fudge Day.

What better way to celebrate than by watching fudge being made at Mackinac Island?

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Restaurant Week Grand Rapids a Dining Delight in August

Restaurant Week Grand Rapids (RWGR) announced yesterday that over 50 restaurants, including 10 new participants, in the Greater Grand Rapids Area will take part in the 12- day culinary event from August 10 – 21, 2016. For the 7th year, RWGR celebrates the culinary scene in Greater Grand Rapids and encourages people to “Taste the City” by dining out.

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Meijer LPGA Classic - Round One
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Meijer LPGA Classic at Blythfield Country Club is Full of Fun and Food, and Golf, too

This years Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give at Blythfield Country Club is one of the most fun events in the West Michigan area. Fourty Three of the top fifty women golfers in the world are here this weekend, and all of the top ten players and money winners are here. What does that mean? You can watch the best women's golf in the world. But, there is more to this years tournament than ever before.

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Open faced turkey sandwich
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Grandwich Competition Starts July 5 With Over 30 Entries

The sixth annual Grandwich competition opens July 5 in Grand Rapids. 34 restaurants will create their best Grand Rapids sandwich, then the public and a panel of judges will choose which sandwich is the best.

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Hot Dog Princess
Sarah Nativi, Twitter
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‘Hot Dog Princess’ Is the Internet’s Biggest Hero

Not every girl dreams of being a princess.

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Category: Food, Photos
Courtesy LINC UP Home
Courtesy LINC UP Home
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Rock the Block Street Festival is fun for Whole Family

Saturday, June 11, is the day, and Grand Rapids’ Madison Square neighborhood is the site for the sixth annual Rock the Block (RTB) Street Festival hosted by LINC Community Revitalization, Inc.

The community-wide event will have activities for families and children, food stands from local restaurants, a street market, a resource fair and live entertainment from hip hop group, Dead Prez. The duo will perform on LINC’s RTB main stage from 5 p.m. – 6 p.m. Additional live entertainment will begin at 11 a.m. and run throughout the day including local singing groups, dance and step troupes and fitness exercises.

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Government Assistance Programs Aid Underprivileged Communities In New York State
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Grand Rapids Children Will Have Free or Reduced Cost Meals This Summer

Summer should be a time of fun, exploration and relaxation, for school children in Grand Rapids. But, for many, summer also means they are left without the nutrition they need to learn, grow, and thrive. Across the country more than 21 million children lose access to free or reduced-cost meals once the school year ends, and it could be the case for nearly a thousand in Grand Rapids, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).

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You Tube/Kyoot Kids
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Mom, Where is my Fork? [Video]

This video is so sweet. Little kids are sweet anyway, but this little toddler is great. All he  wants to do is eat his bowl of mac and cheese. But he can't find his fork. He looks everywhere, but it's gone missing. Can someone please give him a "hand?"

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Grilling
Z-Rock: The Rock of Rochester, YouTube
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Hilarious Memorial Day Grilling Rap Adds Some Flavor to Your Meal

Get ready to get your grill on.

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Category: Food
Kathy Kuhn
Kathy Kuhn
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47th Annual Festival of the Arts is Next Weekend

It's hard to believe, but Festival is just days away...next weekend!

2016 will be the 47th Festival of the Arts, making it one of the longest-running festivals in the state.

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