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Michigan House At SXSW To Feature GR Mayor Rosalynn Bliss [Video]

South By Southwest (SXSW) is a huge arts, music and cultural festival in Austin, TX. And Michigan is represented at the event by the Grand Rapids based Michigan House.

At their house warming send off party Wednesday, they announced their lineup of speakers and performers, one of which will be Grand Rapids Mayor Rosalynn Bliss, who will speak of Michigan's successes.

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New Donut Shop is Totally Unique, and, Killer Delicious

I literally stumbled on a new donut shop in town call the Donut Conspiracy. I had to meet a friend and they said to meet them at the shop, which I had never heard of before. It's located off the East Beltline near the Knapp's Corner Meijer store, in the strip mall next to it, sort of behind Wendy's. I'm telling you, if you go in there, you may not come out alive.

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The Grand Rapids Drive’s NBA D-League Becomes The G-League [Video]

The NBA Developmental League, of which the Grand Rapids Drive is a member, has long been affectionately known as 'The D-League'. Not anymore.

Now it's the G-League, and the 'G' doesn't stand for Grand Rapids.

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Wyoming Business Could Face Charges For ‘Bed Of Nails’ Booby Trap That Injured Officer [Video]

It was one of the more painful news stories of the past week. A Wyoming police officer chasing down suspects landed on a homemade 'bed of nails' made of deck screws and wood.

And now the business that set up the trap could face charges.

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Davey is our Pet of the Week on Wet Nose Wednesday

Davey the dog is our special pet of the week.

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

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Two Grand Rapids Brewpubs On USA Today’s 10 Best List

What's better than cracking open a frosty craft beer from a Grand Rapids brewery?  Cracking open that same beer in the brewpub where it's crafted...

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MC Sports Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Liquidation Sales Are Coming

MC Sports announced Tuesday afternoon that they are filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.

The announcement Tuesday didn’t mention any store closings, but they are planning to reorganize the company under the Chapter 11 bankruptcy code...

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55 Noodles & Company Locations to Close – Will That Include Their Grand Rapids Locations?

Noodles & Company has three locations in Grand Rapids (across from Rivertown Mall in Grandville, on 28th St. between Patterson and I-96, and at Knapp's Corner.

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Grand Rapids in the Running for Best Beer Scene in America, Again [VIDEO]

Can we hold on to the title?

Named "Best Beer Scene" in a USA Today and 10 Best reader's poll last year, Grand Rapids is up for the honor again in 2017!

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Lane Changes On Westbound Leonard At The 131 Interchange Starting Monday

Starting next week, lanes on Westbound Leonard at the 131 interchange will be changed... as they hope to alleviate traffic congestion and improve safety.

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John Ball Zoo Hosting a Job Fair

Lions and Tigers and Jobs! Oh My!

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Could Shia LaBeouf’s ‘HEWILLNOTDIVIDE.US’ Come to ArtPrize?

"HEWILLNOTDIVIDE.US" is a controversial piece of performance art which invites the public to repeat the words "he will not divide us" into a camera.

The piece was installed in New York on the day of Trump's inauguration. It has been taken down after "dozens of threats of violence and numerous arrests."

The artists, including Shia LaBeouf, say they will continue with the project.

Could "HEWILLNOTDIVIDE.US" come to ArtPrize?

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