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Over 40 Ice Sculptures in Grand Rapids for Valent-ICE [Photos]

Thousands bundled up and explored the Valent-ICE festival in downtown Grand Rapids this weekend. Over 40 ice sculptures were on display around Grand Rapids.

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Adopt Delaney From Crash’s Landing

When Crash's Landing took in Delaney off the street they gave him all the care he needed. Today, there's just one thing left to do. Find him a permanent home.

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Grandville High School’s Wrestling Appeal Denied

It's official -- wrestlers from Grandville High School will not be allowed to participate in the post-season.

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Registration Now Open for Grand Rapids’ Insane Inflatable 5K 2016

The Insane Inflatable 5K -- a dynamic fun run series comprised of inflatable obstacles -- coming to Grand Rapids at Millennium Park is now on August 20.

The 5-kilometer (3.1-mile run) isn’t focused on running. Instead, it's about having fun negotiating oversized inflatable obstacles on a challenging course requiring imagination, creativity and a heaping helping of insanity.

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SalesPad Adding 91 Jobs in Grand Rapids

SalesPad is adding 91 new jobs and $3.85 million in new investment in Grand Rapids.

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Five Free Items on Craigslist Grand Rapids That Make You Wonder

Just because something is free doesn't mean it's a good deal.

Want proof?

Look no further than Craigslist in Grand Rapids.

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What Do You Think? Would You Like Mr. Fables to Return?

There is a great website in town called GR Retro, and boy is it fun. It's really a blast from the past, and if you're a long-time Grand Rapidian, or, just new to the area, it's a fun trip back to the future.

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Old Video of Detroit Red Wings’ Dylan Larkin as a Teenager is Hilarious [Video]

Over the weekend, a YouTube video of a then 13-year-old Dylan Larkin and his friend, Evan Gizinski, shooting pucks in what they called "The Dungeon" (which was actually in the basement of Gizinski's house in Utica, Mich.)

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Muskegon Heights Police Chief Scolds Reporters as His Phone Plays Western Movie Theme Song [Video]

Interim Police Chief Dr. Joseph Thomas was not happy with some of the questions being asked, and decided to let the reporters know that.  A cell phone started ringing while he was scolding them, and the ring tone just happened to be the theme 'The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly.'

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I-196’s Ottawa Ave. Exits Closed for Water Main Repair

The exit ramps from I-196 to Ottawa Ave. are closed, and will be closed longer than officials first thought following a water main break near the intersection of Ottawa and Michigan St.

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Heartbreak for Grandville High School Wrestlers

The highly-ranked Grandville High School wrestling team is disqualified from post-season competition because the state high school athletic association says the school broke the rules.

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Owner of Maru Sushi to Open New Concept Restaurant on Grand Rapids’ West Side

Offering a menu inspired by a blend of Japanese, Vietnamese, and Korean cuisine, Ando will feature street-style food in a casual atmosphere.

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