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Video Footage From The Life Size Version of The ‘Hungry Hungry Hippos’ Game

The 'Snow Days' celebration in downtown Grand Rapids may have been hampered by the lack of snow, but it brought to life the board game 'Hungry Hungry Hippos' Sunday afternoon at Rosa Parks Circle, and some happy kids had the time of their lives.

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wdiv uplynk via YouTube
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Fowling is Coming to Grand Rapids!

Why play football and bowling separately when you can just combine the two?! Fowling is a sport that has elements of football, bowling and horseshoes...

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Cornerstone University Lifts Alcohol Ban For Staff But Not For Students

After 68 years of Cornerstone University being a dry campus, the school has lifted their ban on alcohol for their staff, but not for their students.

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Wind Advisory For West Michigan Means Power Outages and Downed Trees Likely

West Michigan is under a Wind Advisory this evening (Sunday) as winds up to 50 m.p.h. are expected.

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for West Michigan until Midnight, Sunday...

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City of Grand Rapids to Get a New Website, Asks For Community Feedback

Mayor Rosalynn Bliss announced Sunday that the city of Grand Rapids has a new website being developed.

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Meijer, Sara Lee, & Sargento Issue Cheese Recalls Amid Bacteria Contamination Fears

Meijer, Sara Lee, and Sargento have all issued recalls on some of their cheeses due to listeria contamination fears.

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Have Trouble Finding Parking in Downtown Grand Rapids? You Are Not Alone

Parking in downtown Grand Rapids can be a bit of a nightmare for people, and if you're one of the people who has spent significant time driving around downtown GR trying to find a parking spot, you are not alone...

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"Vivi"/Andy Rent
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All Dogs Love Opening Packages [Video]

Many folks know that my wife and I got a new dog recently. Vivi, short for Vivienne (French spelling for Vivian) is a rescue, and our cute black lab/great dane mix dog, and I know we're in real trouble...

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Arby's Gives Fans A Sneak Peek At Its New Manhattan Restaurant
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Arby’s Announces Major Security Breach, Over 350,000 Credit Card Numbers Could Be Affected

Arby’s… they have the meats; they also have a pretty major security breach with over 350,000 customers affected.

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ArtPrize Issues Statement on Trump, Refugees, Free Speech, Education

As controversy continues to surround the Trump administration's policies and ideas, ArtPrize says they are "compelled to speak out" and has issued a statement sharing the mission and guiding principles of ArtPrize.

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‘Mary Poppins Returns’ Reveals Plot Details, Full Cast as Production Begins

After months of rumormongering and speculating and debating over whether Lin-Manuel Miranda has what it takes to make the jump to the big screen from Broadway, sequel Mary Poppins Returns has finally begun shooting. Disney sent out an official press release yesterday announcing that the production was officially underway at Shepperton Studios in Burbank, California, with a project release date of Christmas Day in 2018. (Nothing gets people in the mood for a movie-musical quite like the holidays, it would seem, as director Rob Marshall’s last film Into the Woods found a release date in late December as well.) And along with the news that the gears are now turning, the press release provided a full cast list and more comprehensive description of the plot as well.

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Camden Parks, Crash's Landing
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Heyward From Crash’s Landing Wants to be Your Valentine

Make this Valentine's Day the sweetest ever. Adopt Heyward from Crash's Landing!

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