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You Still Have One More Chance to Register For the Fifth Third River Bank Run

Online registration for the Fifth Third River Bank Run ended Monday night, but you still one more chance to get registered if you want to get in on the action.

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Two-Year-Old Found in Kent City Home With Dead Body

A 2-year-old girl was found in a Kent City home with a dead body Tuesday morning.

Kent County Sheriff's Department deputies responded to a call  around 10 a...

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7 Monks Taproom Traverse City/ Jordan Hoke
7 Monks Taproom Traverse City/ Jordan Hoke
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Traverse City Taproom Plans to Open Grand Rapids Location on Michigan Street

Michigan Street is getting a Traverse City transplant: 7 Monks Taproom.

MiBiz reports that the Traverse City- based craft beer bar and restaurant will open a new location on the Michigan Street Corridor in Fall 2016. 

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Fathers With a Child Get Free Admission to Meijer LPGA Classic on Father’s Day

Dad can celebrate his love of golf with his kids for free at the Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give on Father's Day.

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The Ducks are Running at Ken-O-Sha Park Elementary

One kindergarten student said when asked what she thought about the ducks, "they are so cute and I so am excited for them to walk out because it will be like a parade."

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Grand Rapids Police Department via Facebook
Grand Rapids Police Department via Facebook
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Grand Rapids Police Officer and 5-Year-Old Boy Share Special Moment

Saturday Officer Ickes with the Grand Rapids Police Department was responding to calls on the Northwest Side when he noticed a curious 5-year-old boy in the neighborhood of one of his calls.

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Grand Rapids is the 6th Fittest City in U.S. According to Fitbit

Grand Rapids has made another list! Recently, GR has been named the hottest real estate market to watch and the second best city in the U.S. in which to start a business; now Grand Rapids is ranking high in fitness.

According to Fitbit, Grand Rapids is the sixth fittest city in America. 

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The Rapid Begins New Schedule and Route Changes

This morning marked the beginning of a number of changes to the schedule and routes for The Rapid bus service in the Grand Rapids metro area.

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Leaving Pets in a Hot Car Could Soon Lead to Felony Charges in Michigan

If you leave a pet in a car and it is suffering, it could lead to a $350 fine and a misdemeanor charge, if the pet is severely injured it would be a $1,000 fine and a misdemeanor, if the pet dies the charge rises to a felony.

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Kent County Sheriff’s Deputies Play Basketball With Neighborhood Kids [Video]

An accidental 911 call Saturday night led to an impromptu basketball game between some neighborhood kids and Kent County Sheriff's Department deputies.

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Hundreds Of Tropical Butterflies Displayed At The New Natural History Museum Exhibition
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GRPS Students Visit Lake Michigan Because of a Unique Business Partnership

It began as a conversation three years ago between a local company and officials from Grand Rapids Public Schools (GRPS). And, it sparked a unique partnership that the school district says serves as an inspiration for other businesses to get involved in enlightening inner city school children. And, the result of the meeting between Open Systems Technologies (OST) and GRPS?  Eleven field trips this Spring to Lake Michigan’s Hoffmaster State Park in Muskegon and Rosy Mound Natural Area in Grand Haven for nearly 700 fifth graders from 9 GRPS schools.

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David McCart TSM
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Top 10 Ice Cream Shops Near Grand Rapids You Should Hit Up This Summer

The weather is warming up here in West Michigan, which means your sweet tooth might start craving ice cream. Here are the best places in town to grab a cone, or two!

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