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Adopt Meery From Crash’s Landing

Back-to-school ads are everywhere, but we're not done enjoying summer just yet. Make summer even better by adding a new member to the family.

Adopt Meery from Crash's Landing!

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John Ball Park Zoo via WZZM-13
John Ball Park Zoo via WZZM-13
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Staff At John Ball Park Zoo Surprised By Baby Monkey [Video]

Apparently monkeys don't have huge warning signs letting others know that they're pregnant. No weird cravings. No complaining about their aching back. Nothing.

That's why the staff at John Ball Park Zoo was kind of stunned to see a baby monkey on the premises this week.

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Grand Rapids Bars Where Day Drinking Turns into Night Drinking

We've all been there. You meet up with friends for lunch and maybe just a couple drinks or you agree to go for "just one drink" after work but before you know it, you look at the time and it's already 8 o'clock at night...

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Terry Johnston Photography
Terry Johnston Photography
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Check Out the Photos From This Year’s Grand Rapids on Tap

Thanks to everyone who came out on Saturday for a beautiful day spent at Calder Plaza for Grand Rapids on Tap! 

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The West Side Duthler’s Family Food Store Will Be Closing In A Few Weeks

With the good news of new development, comes the bad news of a staple along Bridge Street NW in Grand Rapids closing their doors.

The Duthler’s Family Food Store will be closing August 18th...

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What’s the Best Topping for a Hot Dog?

Today is National Hot Dog Day, and everyone is thinking about their favorite hot dog place. If you weren't before that sentence, you are now. But besides the decision of where to go for a great dog, the next tough choice: What to put on your hot dogs?

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The 10 Best TV Shows Set In Michigan

There have been a bunch of TV shows set in Michigan over the years, some were really good, others were really bad (I'm looking at you, "Blade: The Series")...

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Lugo, seen here as part of the A-Advanced all-star festivities in 2016 is considered the best prospect the Tigers got in this deal. (Sean M. Haffey - Getty Images)
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So Who Are These Guys The Tigers Picked Up For J.D. Martinez?

Three infield prospects were sent from Arizona to Detroit in the deal.

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Lady is our Pet of the Week on Wet Nose Wednesday

Lady the dog is our special pet of the week.

Andy Rent talked about him on his Andy in the Morning show for Wet Nose Wednesday.

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Golden Pancakes
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You Can Get Pancakes for 59¢ at IHOP Today!

Mmm pancakes... delicious no matter what time it is and today you can have them for only 59¢ at IHOP!

IHOP is celebrating their 59th anniversary today (Tuesday, 7/18) and in honor of that customers can get a short stack (three buttermilk pancakes) for only 59¢ which is normally $5...

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Detroit Tigers v Cleveland Indians
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These 5 Teams Are Reportedly Interested in J.D. Martinez

JD is one the most prized position players rumored to be available by the July 31 deadline

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DNR via YouTube
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DNR Looking For Jet Skiers Who Ran Over Geese on Muskegon County Lake

The DNR is asking for the public's help identifying two jet skiers who plowed into a flock of geese on Mona Lake in Muskegon County around 2 p.m.July 10.

WZZM-13 reports that several of the Canadian geese were injured and one was killed. The incident was caught on video.

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