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The ‘Grandville BOOM’ Has Been Discovered!

Last weekend, many Kent County residents were left confused, and a little scared, after hearing a loud "boom" noise in Grandville. Everyone was talking about it by Monday...

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Anti-Bullying Campaign ‘The Chalkboard Project’ Comes To Spring Lake High School

The Chalkboard Project was conceptualized by a Spring Lake High School art teacher and has made it's way to the hallways of the school. As you walk throughout the school, you'll see a slew of students holding a chalkboard with a negative statement they have heard someone say about themselves.

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Free Paper Shredding in Grand Rapids on Friday

Better Business Bureau Serving West Michigan is hosting a free shredding event in Grand Rapids on Friday, April 21.

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Two Bodies Found in Separate Grand Rapids Locations [VIDEO]

Grand Rapids Police are investigating after two dead bodies were found in two different locations on Wednesday. 

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Grandville Teen with Autism Draws Classmates to Raise Money for Prom [VIDEO]

Prom can be expensive! One enterprising young man at Grandville High School is using his drawing talent to help get he and his friends to the big dance this weekend.

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Where Should You Drink Today? Spin the Grand Rapids Wheel of Drinks!

They don't call Grand Rapids "Beer City USA" for nothing. We have breweries all over town, plus distilleries and cider mills too.

Too many choices? Can't decide where to get your next drink? No problem. The Grand Rapids Wheel of Drinks will tell you!

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Where Should You Eat Today? Spin the Grand Rapids Wheel of Food!

Grand Rapids is home to dozens of excellent restaurants. The question is never where to find good food. The question is which one of our great restaurants should you visit today.

The Grand Rapids Wheel of Food is here to help!

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GR Residents Can Recycle That Old Tube-Style Television For Free For A Limited Time

 

I’m so excited to come across this gem on MLive, especially since the dinosaur above sits in my office and you can’t just “throw it away” anymore.

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Watch Out For This Possible Craigslist Scam

Always a good reminder to be careful when on Craigslist, but WWMT is reporting the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Department is warning everyone about a possible scam on Craigslist...

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Statewide Tornado Drill Planned Across Michigan Today!

If you happen to hear a siren today, don't panic... it's just a drill!

A tornado drill is scheduled for 1 p.m. today (4.19) all across the state, which means there will be alerts and sirens, including on your TV and radio...

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Miss Diamond is our Pet of the Week on Wet Nose Wednesday

Miss Diamond the dog is our special pet of the week.

Andy Rent talked about her on his Andy in the Morning show for Wet Nose Wednesday.

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Your Official Guide to Tax Day Deals and Freebies in West Michigan

It's Tax Day! And while that usually doesn't bring about a ton of great feelings (either because you've procrastinated and now you're rushing to get your done, or you owe the state, federal, or city government some money), there is one thing to celebrate - deals and free stuff...

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