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Grand Rapids’ Ferris Coffee & Nut Company Acquires Holland’s JP’s Coffee

Ferris Coffee & Nut Company today announced it has acquired Holland‐based JP's Coffee and Espresso Bar.

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ Rules

The Memorial Day weekend brought with it the third Marvel superhero movie of 2014 and like 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' and 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2,' 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' opened to over $90 million at the box office. Sure, people online keep on wondering if audiences are getting tired of comic book films, but the box office keeps on saying otherwise.

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New Movies This Week: ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ and ‘Blended’ [Video]

It's been like three whole weeks since we've had a new major comic-book movie hit theaters, so you can all relax now—the X-Men are back! As are Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore, in their their third rom-com together.

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RECALL ALERT: Hummus Sold At Target, Trader Joe’s

Lansal, Inc. is recalling 10 different types of hummus and dip products due to possible Listeria contamination.

A total of 14,860 pounds of product is being recalled, including brands sold at Target and Trader Joe’s.

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All-New Meteor Shower – Camelopardalid – Will Be Visible Friday Night & Saturday Morning

An all-new meteor shower is expected to happen Friday night and into early Saturday morning. Here is what you need to know about the Camelopardalid meteor shower: 

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Richard Lockyer, ThinkStock
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West Michigan Memorial Day Parades – 2014

Memorial Day is May 26.

West Michigan will remember those who died while serving our country at a variety of events.

Prepare to honor those who have given so much and view our list of Memorial Day parades in West Michigan.

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Davenport University Names Lou Esposito School’s First Football Coach [Video]

Davenport University introduced Lou Esposito as the school's first ever football coach at a press conference this morning.

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Doug Pensinger, Getty Images
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GVSU Hosting Division II Track & Field Championships May 22 – 24

Grand Valley State University is hosting the 2014 NCAA Division II Men's and Women's Outdoor Track & Field National Championships starting Thursday, May 22.

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Courtesy Xeomara Montenegro, Amy Escobar and Karla Barberi
Courtesy Xeomara Montenegro, Amy Escobar and Karla Barberi
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Dental Records Confirm Body Found In Walker Is Yolanda Reyes [Video]

The Kent County Medical Examiner says that dental records have confirmed the body found in Walker on Friday morning is that of Yolanda Reyes, the missing mother of four.

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Cascade Township YMCA One Step Closer To Reality

On Monday night, the Cascade Township Planning Commission gave initial approval to plans for a new YMCA.

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Vote Now to Help Name Grand Rapids Top Town In America – Round 2

Grand Rapids has made it to Round 2 in Outside Magazine's ongoing "Best Town In America" contest.

In round one, Grand Rapids beat out Omaha, Neb.

This round, Grand Rapids is pitted against La Crosse, Wis. I've never been to La Crosse, but I can already tell you that Grand Rapids is better.

Want to help Grand Rapids move on to the next round? 

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GVSU’s Annual Economic Impact Is Over $730 Million

Grand Rapids continues to enjoy steady growth and the success of Grand Valley State University is one of many reasons why.

Grand Valley State University's annual economic impact report is out. The report shows Grand Valley had a regional economic impact of $730.1 million in 2013.

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