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“Company” Opens at Circle Theatre August 6

 

Circle Theatre continues the 2015 season in August with COMPANY, a game-changing musical that features a sophisticated and honest look at modern, adult relationships. From musical theatre's most renowned composer, Stephen Sondheim, COMPANY is largely regarded as a trailblazer of the dark-comedy, modern-musical genre. With a book by George Furth and music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, this Tony Award winning musical (Including Best Musical, Best Score, Best Lyrics and Best Book) runs August 6-22.

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Miss Lacy Visits for Wet Nose Wednesday [Sponsored]

Miss Lacy the dog came calling today.

Lacy visited with Andy Rent as he talked about him on his Andy in the Morning show for Wet Nose Wednesday.

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Mel Trotter Ministries Closing Some Thrift Stores in Restructuring

Mel Trotter Ministries, a local non-profit serving the hungry, homeless and hurting of the Greater Grand Rapids area, announced a restructuring of its thrift stores and auto program to better serve the needs of the West Michigan community.

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New Scams Popping Up Around West Michigan

The Ionia County Sheriff's Office took to Facebook today to warn residents about a few scams that have popped up in the area recently.

One scam involves an "unmarked" police vehicle, while another involves extortion and compromising photos. 

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New Movies Include ‘Ant-Man,’ ‘Boulevard’ and ‘Irrational Man’ [Video]

This week's movie releases finds a wide variety of options from the big-budget Ant-Man to Woody Allen's latest film Irrational Man.

View full trailers for all of the new movies and Grand Rapids showtimes.

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The fun and Outrageous “OddBall” Happens September 12 at the UICA

The Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts (UICA) will host it’s fifth annual OddBall fundraiser and ArtPrize kick-off party on September 12th and will, once again, present an evening of outrageous and unexpected fun. UICA invites the public to enjoy an exclusive first look at the ArtPrize Seven exhibition SENSE while enjoying unique contemporary entertainment. All proceeds from the event support UICA’s mission year-round, including education, exhibitions, and community events.

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Adopt Truxton From Crash’s Landing

Truxton was saved from a near-death experience just two months ago. He was found laying hurt in the street as cars drove past. He was saved and brought to Crash's Landing.

Now Truxton needs a home.

Can you adopt Truxton?

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Mico Industries Investing $8.2 million in Kentwood, Adding 81 Jobs

The Right Place, along with state partners and the City of Kentwood, today announced Mico Industries will invest $8.2 million to expand in Kentwood and add 81 new jobs.

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GVSU Engineering Students Create 3D-Printed Device for Child’s Arms [Video]

A team of Grand Valley State University engineering students have created a 3D-printed exoskeleton for Lylah Gritter, a child with a weak version of type 2 spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), to help her become more independent.

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Doris Visits for Wet Nose Wednesday [Sponsored]

Doris the dog came calling today.

Doris visited with Andy Rent as he talked about him on his Andy in the Morning show for Wet Nose Wednesday.

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National Weather Service Confirms EF-0 Tornado South of Alto

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has confirmed there was an EF-0 tornado south of Alto at 1:15AM on Tuesday, July 14. The tornado left a path nearly one mile long.

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Michigan Pirate Festival in Grand Haven August 3 – 9

Loutit District Library and Harbor Island will host the ninth annual Michigan Pirate Festival in Grand Haven, August 3 - 9.

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