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What’s the Right Way to Load a Dishwasher? Science Is Here to Help

What's your dishwasher loading strategy?

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Caledonia Township Warning Residents of Scam

Caledonia Township is warning residents about a scam in the area. Two men have been approaching homes in the area stating that they are with the Township Assessing Department and are requesting access to people's homes in order to take photos of the interior. 

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NetWork 2 NewWork to Host Free Networking Event Wednesday in Gaines Township

NetWork 2 NewWork is an all-volunteer group which helps those who are unemployed, underemployed, or making a career change.

They will be hosting a free networking event at Redeemer Covenant Church in Gaines Township on Wednesday, July 15 from 4:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

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Restaurant Week’s “Grand Cocktail Competition” Begins

The Grand Cocktail Competition kicked off summer in the city in Grand Rapids this past weekend. You can gather at some of the 29 restaurants, meet their bartenders and mixologists competing, and enjoy some creative cocktails throughout the month of July through August 4.

The most votes gathered online by August 4 will decide the “People’s Choice” Grand Cocktail Competition winners in both categories.

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Photos from the World’s Largest Dog Wash 2015

Thank you to everyone who came out to Fifth Third Ballpark today for the World's Largest Dog Wash! It was an incredible day and we were able to wash a ton of dogs while raising funds for Gilda's Club Grand Rapids' Youth Program.

Check out some photos from the day!

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Minions’ Takes Over the World

Universal was already bathing in its Furious 7 and Jurassic World money Scrooge McDuck-style before Minions opened this week. Now the studio is looking at its third truly massive hit of the year, a run that feels nearly unprecedented. Universal already released two of the biggest movies of all time within the past four months, and now it’s looking like it may have three.

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Several Trucks, Cars Involved in I-94 Crash Near Mattawan

Eastbound I-94 is currently closed near Exit 66 in Mattawan following a crash involving several semi-trucks and other vehicles.

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Dive Team Discovers Body in Flint-Area Lake, Omarion Humphrey’s Father Says it’s His Missing Son [VIDEO]

WNEM-TV5 is reporting that Omarion Humphrey’s father, Jamall Humphrey, has confirmed that the body found earlier today in Lake Callis near Flint is indeed his son who has been missing since Saturday.

Police evacuated Lake Callis in Davison after a dive team discovered a body. Police have yet to confirm that the body is that of 9-year-old Omarion Humphrey who went missing Saturday.

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‘Lawrence of Arabia’ and ‘Doctor Zhivago’ Star Omar Sharif Dead at 83

Omar Sharif, the legendary actor best known for key roles in classic movies like Lawrence of Arabia and Doctor Zhivago, has passed away. He was 83 years old.

The BBC has a statement from Sharif’s agent, who reports that the Oscar-nominated and Golden Globe winning performer suffered a heart attack in Cairo. He had been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease earlier this year. Beyond that, details are unknown.

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New Movies Include ‘Minions,’ ‘Strangerland’ and ‘Self/Less’ [Video]

After weeks of dominance by Jurassic World and Inside Out, it's time for some more movies to take their shot at the box office lead.

Minions, The Gallows, Self/Less and more are now in theaters.

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Adopt Abram from Crash’s Landing

The joys of summer are even bigger when you have someone to share them with.

Adopt Abram from Crash's Landing and make it a summer you'll never forget!

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ArtPrize 2015: Audio/Visual Installation Coming to Grand River

There will be one entry on the Grand River at ArtPrize Seven. Jane Cassidy's "Brumaire is the color" is an audio/visual installation which will be on the underside of the Pearl Street Bridge.

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