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This List of the Cheapest Sandwiches to Make Will Have You Saving Big Money When You Send the Kids Back to School

We’re not full of baloney when we tell you feeding your kids lunch at school won’t cost you an arm and a leg.

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West Michigan Whitecaps Fans Eat A Record 14,622 Hot Dogs

Baseball is all about records and records were made to be broken.

Even hot dog eating records.

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Life Hacks Summer
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10 Life Hacks for Summer

Summer doesn't have to be all sticky fingers and screaming in outrage at overly buoyant straws. It turns out it's actually quite easy to enjoy the best season of the year -- all you need are these few simple life hacks. (And to man up and increase your tolerance for high temperatures.)

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Grand Rapids Grandwich 2013 Contest Is On

Mmmm, boy, delicious sandwiches in the Grandwich contest here in Grand Rapids.

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West Michigan Berry Pickers Rejoice…They’re Ready

We're so used to stopping by the grocery and getting our fresh fruit.  It's so easy.  But, aren't we missing all the fun?

I remember as a kid going to the strawberry patch and picking...and eating...those yummy, juicy strawberries.  Mmmmmm, good!

Here in West Michigan there are abundant fields of fresh berries for you to pick, but you'd better hurry because growers are seeing high demand this summer.

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Breakfast On The Farm [Photos]

Walt Dairy Farm in Coopersville hosted over 2,000 people on Saturday for 'Breakfast on the Farm'.

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Feeding America Food Truck in Kent City Today at 5 p.m.

Going hungry in this country is not an option.  It should never happen.  But, alas, it does, and the hunger problem seems to be growing worse.

Here in West Michigan, there are families that don't have the means, and have to do without.   Your heart breaks when you know that men, women and children won't have enough food.

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Grand Rapids Downtown Market Is Fun For Kids On Tuesdays This Summer

Grand Rapids Downtown Market is a great place to buy fresh, local produce.  It's also a great place for kids to learn and have fun this summer!

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Restaurant Week Grand Rapids 2013 is in August

It's baaaack!

Restaurant Week Grand Rapids 2013 will bring the freshest-to-your-fork during this annual 11-day event which takes place from August 14 - 24. Restaurant Week GR 2013, in its fourth yea,r so far includes fourteen new restaurants and over 50 returning restaurants to take part in the event this year.

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And the Winner is…..”Pure Michigan Double Berry Pie Ice Cream”

The contest is finished, the thousands of suggestions considered, and the newest flavor addition to the Pure Michigan and Hudsonville Ice Cream family will be Pure Michigan Double Berry Pie Ice Cream.

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We all Need to Help Fight Hunger in West Michigan

We need to all come together to help fight hunger in West Michigan.  It is a much bigger problem than anyone lets on.

There are food banks open to those in need, and people are donating food through many collection drives, but, there is another way communities are helping to fight hunger in West Michigan.   It's through community garden projects.

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Third Annual ‘Kielbasa Idol’ Is June 1

Want fame and bragging rights on the west side of Grand Rapids?

It's simple.  Just make the best kielbasa in town.

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