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Intersection Making Big Additions for More Shows

We love the Intersection! They have a bunch of great shows, they're cool people, and they love to rock! So to hear that they're adding more rooms for shows is freaking awesome to hear. The venue on Grandville is adding two more concert rooms downstairs.

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West Michigan Easter Egg Hunts

Thousands of children are anticipating the thrill of the Easter egg hunt.

View our guide to Grand Rapids-area Easter egg hunts and prepare your family for fun and a little candy too.

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National Weather Service to Conduct a Statewide Tornado Drill April 19

With Gov. Rick Snyder declaring Michigan’s Severe Weather Awareness Week from April 16- 22, emergency management partners statewide are encouraging Michiganders to conduct a statewide tornado drill at 1:00 p...

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Pay Attention: Traffic Flow at Leonard and 131 Has Changed

Let’s talk about this for a second; traffic patterns have changed at Leonard and 131.  It’s quite different and it’s amazing how FEW people have actually realized it...

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SCAM ALERT: New Phone Scam Targeting Grandparents in W. Michigan

Better let granny know to be on the lookout!

WZZM reports that a new phone scam is targeting grandparents in West Michigan. The Wyoming Department of Public Safety and the Metro Fraud Identity Theft Team have already issued a warning to residents...

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Megan Winters via Facebook
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Woman Reports Finding Suspicious Note on Windshield in Comstock Park

It's a scary trend we're hearing about more often in Michigan. Notes or items being left on car windshields to potentially lure someone out of their car.

A woman says she found a suspicious note on her windshield in Comstock Park on Friday night.

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Grand River Flooding Closes Roads All Over West Michigan

The Grand River reached its highest water level since 2013 and with the high water level, many roads around the river have been closed due to flooding...

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Guide to Easter Brunch in Grand Rapids

Easter offers a great opportunity to celebrate with family and friends. Easter in West Michigan also offers delicious brunches to keep you out of the kitchen and spending time with those you love.

View our list of delicious Easter brunches in Grand Rapids!

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Our little adventures. via YouTube
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Watch Video Of The Grand River Flooding In Riverside Park

West Michigan has been hit with a large amount of precipitation over that last few weeks which has caused the Grand River to overflow its banks...

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Grand Rapids Police Department/Facebook
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GR Police Find AR-15 Rifle in House After Stand Off On Northwest Side

I still believe the west side is a great area to live, but lately, it’s also it’s been a bit of a scary area to live.

Fox17 is reporting that Sunday night just after 7:00 pm, police were called to the area of Leonard and Davis with a report of a lady pointing a “long gun” at some people who were arguing; so police arrested her...

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6 Restaurants We Need In West Michigan

Well, now we have Chick-fil-A in Grand Rapids.

But, now we need to work on a few other restaurants that are missing in our area. I made a list starting with my personal favorite that we're missing out on here:

1) Whataburger:

A lot of people talk about In N Out burgers, but I think Whataburger burgers ARE...

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Courtesy of the Grand Rapids Police Department
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UPDATE: GRPD Says Missing Children Have Been Found Safe

UPDATE: The GRPD says that the children have been found safe and returned home.

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