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Grand Rapids Considering Lifting Ban On Skateboards On City Streets

If you're having a hard time getting around bicycles as you drive through Grand Rapids, beware that skaters and skateboarders might soon be sharing the road, too.

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Rockford-Sparta Gymnast Morgan Korf Named High School Athlete of the Week

Morgan Korf, a junior who led the Rockford-Sparta high school gymnastics team to the MHSAA Division 1 state championship before capturing an all-around individual state title last week, has been named Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week.

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New Movies (This Week) Include ‘Insurgent’ and ‘Muppets Most Wanted’ [Video]

A couple of big-name franchises lead the way for this week's new releases as Insurgent and Muppets Most Wanted hit the big screen.

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Fun Trivia With Friday 5 the Hard Way

Here is more trivia to play with from "Friday 5 the Hard Way" trivia game.

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Skipper from Crash’s Landing Needs a Home

Every cat at Crash's Landing has it's own unique story, Skipper is no different.

Skipper was found as a stray three years ago. He found his way to Crash's Landing, but is still in need of a permanent home.

Can you adopt Skipper?

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‘The Sound of Music’ Coming Back to Big Screen in April

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of one of the biggest movie musicals of all time, TCM Presents: The Sound of Music, in partnership with Turner Classic Movies (TCM) and Twentieth Century Fox, to select U.S. movie theaters on Sunday, April 19 and Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. each day.

The good news is that Grand Rapids has been chosen as one of the markets to show The Sound of Music, at href="https://celebrationcinema.com/">Celebration! Cinema North.

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58 Speeding Tickets Issued in I-94 Pileup

The Michigan State Police have wrapped up their investigation of the 193-car pileup on I-94 in January and are now issuing tickets.

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Ain’t Gonna Be Nothin’ But Finger-Lickin’ Good Chicken Served at King of the Wing

On Wednesday you may see more people reaching for a glass of milk or extra ranch dressing to cool the burn!

It's hard to believe it’s already time for the third annual King of the Wing. It's at Grand Woods Lounge, 77 Grandville Avenue SW in Grand Rapids, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. EDT Wednesday (March 25).

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Expert Real Estate Tips

• Make sure your home is priced correctly from the beginning
• Increase the curb appeal of your home
• Clean and depersonalize your home
• Move your pets and items such as dog bowls, toys and cat litter
• Ensure your home listing has a variety of good photos
• Make sure the style of the neighborhood is known

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Are You Buying or Selling A Home?

Are you selling your home?
So, you've decided it’s time to sell your home. But, what is the first step? Knowing the process of selling a home and buying a new one can be confusing and stressful. If you want a committed real estate company behind you, contact one of our

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Man Impersonates Police Officers in New Twist on Scam Calls in West Michigan

The Kent County Sheriff's Department is warning about a new twist on an old scam that is now showing up in West Michigan.

Not only are scammers calling victims, but they are also showing up on their doorsteps.

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Allendale, Grand Rapids and Grandville Robotics Teams to Travel to Iowa for Regional Competition

Robotics teams from Allendale, Grand Rapids and Grandville will join 10 other middle and high school robotics teams from Michigan and travel to Des Moines, Iowa, to compete in a regional robotics challenge.

The event is co-sponsored by the DTE Energy Foundation and 11 energy companies.

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