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This Dog Has Been Waiting For a Home Longer Than Any Other Dog at the Humane Society of West Michigan

This breaks my heart!  A few months ago, we had the “Empty The Shelters” event where most shelters participating, adopted all of their dogs...

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Drink Up! Michigan Has the Cheapest Cases of Beer in Country

We already know Michigan is home to some of the best (if not the best) beer in America but not only that, we also have the cheapest beer...

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John Heard, Star of ‘Home Alone’ and ‘Big,’ Dies at 72

For many people who grew up in the 1990s, Home Alone is a film that ages alongside them. When you’re a child, you feel an immediate kinship with Macaulay Culkin’s Kevin, sharing in his delight at being able to run around the house entirely rule-free. The older you get, though, the more you find yourself goggling at the actions of John Heard and Catherine O’Hara‘s parents. How on earth could they manage to leave their youngest child behind? Was it really that easy to breeze through airport security in the ‘90s? Why do I still feel so sympathetic towards them even after all that?

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Free Rides on the Carousel at Public Museum Tomorrow

FREE! FREE! FREE!

The Grand Rapids Public Museum is celebrating National Carousel Day Tuesday with FREE Carousel rides all day!

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Gin Made in Grand Rapids Named ‘Best in the World’ [VIDEO]

A gin hand-crafted in Grand Rapids has been named the best in the world.

Long Road Distillers' "Michigin" was awarded the honor, along with a "Double Gold" Medal at "The Fifty Best Gins" tasting event in New York last week, MLive reports

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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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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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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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