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Should We Get Rid of Daylight Saving Time in Michigan?

This is not the first time this topic has been tossed around or considered. After a failed attempt in trying to end Daylight Saving Time, in 2015, a different Michigan lawmaker is now proposing the same thing...

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Former President Gerald Ford Laid To Rest In Michigan
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Grand Rapids Suburbs Score Best Places to ‘Raise a Family’ in Michigan Titles

An article in the Grand Rapids Business Journal, two Grand Rapids suburbs are considered to be among the 10 best communities for families in Michigan.

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"America's Got Talent" Season 11 Live Show - Arrivals
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Howie Mandel to Perform at Laughfest’s 2017 Signature Event

Gilda’s LaughFest today announced this year’s Signature Event will feature Howie Mandel. The 2017 Signature Event, a fundraiser for Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids, will take place Tuesday, March 14, at DeVos Place in Grand Rapids, Michigan...

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Food Network Star Alton Brown’s Favorite Espresso of 2016 was Made in Grand Rapids

The Food Network celebrity went on a tour last summer and he made a stop in Grand Rapids. While he was here he apparently had the best espresso in all of America! Neat!

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10 Things Worse Than Winters in Michigan

Recently, Michigan was ranked the #2 state for the worst winters in the U.S.

This should come to no surprise, if you're from Michigan you know how brutal (and weird) our winters can be...

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Will Smith in Talks for Disney’s Live-Action ‘Dumbo’ Movie

If you’ve ever wondered what a Tim Burton movie starring Will Smith would look like, you might find out relatively soon. The actor is reportedly circling a role in Disney’s live-action remake of Dumbo, which Burton has been attached to direct for some time now. After delivering the disappointing one-two punch of Suicide Squad and Collateral Beauty, Smith sure could use a win, and joining Disney’s growing empire of live-action remakes seems like a pretty safe bet.

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Web.com Tour Championship - Round Two
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Bald Eagle Hit by Car Gets New Home at John Ball Zoo

A bald Eagle who was hit by a car in the UP last summer is getting a new home at John Ball Zoo, MLive reports. 

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The Royal Botanic Gardens At Kew Celebrate Their 250th Anniversary
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If You’re Looking For The Best Place To Raise A Family In The Grand Rapids Area, Look To The East

The web site WalletHub has compiled a list of the best cities in Michigan to raise a family, and two Grand Rapids are communities made the top ten, both suburbs on the East Side.

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The West Michigan Whitecaps Are Hiring A New Mascot!

Are you fun? Do you like entertaining crowds of people, all while wearing an awesome costume? Do you love communicating with hand gestures? Well then, this job is for you.

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Oliver Visits for Wet Nose Wednesday

Oliver came calling today.

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

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The Grand Rapids Griffins Great Skate Winterfest is Coming Soon

Here are all the details about the event that's equal parts fundraiser and fun!

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Luther King Marches
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National Speakers Part of GVSU’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Week

Two nationally known speakers will highlight Grand Valley State University's events honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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