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A Happier Home for Cats Opening at Humane Society

Humane Society of West Michigan (HSWM) will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11 a.m., Thursday, June 11, to dedicate the Cattery Expansion Project and the BISSELL Cattery Enrichment Center on Thursday, June 11th at 11 am. This ceremony is to thank Mark & Cathy Bissell and all of the generous donors who helped make the project a success. With the amazing support of donors, they were able to add two more cattery living spaces built in the HSWM lobby, a window placed in cat holding, and larger cages for cats in the medical room.

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Andy Rent River Golf Outing is Monday, June 29

How about a little game of golf?

The 3rd Annual Andy Rent River Golf Outing presented by Car City is coming up, Monday, June 29 at the beautiful Sunnybrook Country Club, and I want you to golf with me.

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New Hampshire: ‘Live Free or Die’ but Don’t Put a Child on a Beer Label

New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan has vetoed a bill which would have allowed Founders Brewing Co. to begin selling Breakfast Stout in New Hampshire.

The young child on the label is what's creating the problem.

Hassan released a statement saying "loosening restrictions on referring to minors could undermine our efforts to prevent underage drinking."

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Keith Morrison Narrates Preview of ‘Dateline’ Episode About Grand Rapids Tutor/Student Sex Case [Video]

Earlier this year, 33-year-old tutor Abigail Simon was sentenced to up to 25 years in prison for having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old Grand Rapids Catholic Central student.

The case is being featured on Dateline on Thursday at 8 p.m.

NBC's Keith Morrison narrates a preview of the episode.

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Saltine Visits for Wet Nose Wednesday [Sponsored]

Saltine the dog came calling today.

Saltine visited with Andy Rent as he talked about him on his Andy in the Morning show for Wet Nose Wednesday.

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King and Queen of the Netherlands Visit Grand Rapids [Photos]

The king and queen of the Netherlands, King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima, visited Grand Rapids today as part of their 3-day tour of the United States.

View a recap of today's visit.

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Pregnancy Timelapse Makes 9 Months Go By in a Breeze

Pregnancy is a beautiful, morning sickness-riddled, vomit-inducing journey with the ultimate reward at the end of it.

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‘Dateline’ Featuring Abigail Simon Tutor/Student Sex Case on Thursday

In January, former Catholic Central High School tutor Abigail Simon was sentenced to eight to 25 years in prison for having a sexual relationship with a student.

WOOD-TV reports Dateline will feature the story on June 4.

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Outdoor Movie Night Event Connects Summer Interns with Business Community

 

Hello West Michigan, the regional talent attraction and retention initiative behind West Michigan Intern Connect, is hosting an outdoor movie night and a volunteer service week this June for local interns. The program, now in its second year, is aimed at helping interns connect with the community, their peers and local employers. 

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Owners of Grove, Green Well and Bistro Bella Vita Planning New Grand Rapids Restaurant

Grand Rapids-based Essence Restaurant Group owns Grove, Green Well and Bistro Bella Vita. Today they announced plans to open a fourth restaurant in 2016.

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DeVos Place Convention Center to Celebrate 10th Anniversary

This year marks the tenth anniversary since the opening of the DeVos Place convention center. DeVos Place will be hosting a celebration Open House on Saturday, June 13, 2015 from 10AM – 5PM with a variety of fun activities for the whole family. The Open House is free and open to the public. Plus, parking will be free in the DeVos Place ramp, so you won’t have to worry about finding a parking spot.

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5 Ties That’ll Make Your Neck the Best-Looking Neck in the Room

A well-dressed man is a man with a well-chosen neck tie.

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