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Have You Seen This Bearded Dragon in Ionia?

Ionia Police have issued an A.P.B. for a missing… bearded dragon!  His name is Lou and he’s somewhere in the area of Jones & Johnson in Ionia.  ...

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Apple Store Soho Presents: Meet The Author: Giada De Laurentiss "Feel Good Food"
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Alton Brown is Hanging Out in Holland

Food Network's Celebrity Chef Alton Brown has a live show coming up on Wednesday at the DeVos and judging by his social media, he's already made it to West Michigan!

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Kent and Ottawa County Election Results

A number of West Michigan communities headed to the polls on Tuesday, May 3, including Grandville, Sparta, Grand Haven, Hudsonville, Jenison, Zeeland and more.

View complete election results for Kent and Ottawa counties.

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1937 Newsreel Footage Promotes ‘A Better Michigan’ [Video]

The film appears to be propaganda supporting the Great Works Program during the Depression. It shows the building of roads and airports to reinforce the state's infrastructure.

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Saugatuck Named “Best Small Town Weekend Escape” for the Second Time

With the warmer weather here (sort of) and summer around the corner you'll probably start thinking about some vacations you want to take...

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Sofie Visits for Wet Nose Wednesday [Sponsored]

Sofie the dog came calling today.

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

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Former President Gerald Ford Laid To Rest In Michigan
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Grand Rapids Ranks as No. 2 in Large Cities to Start a Business in US

The Grand Rapids Business Journal published an article this week that lists Grand Rapids as one of the nation’s best cities for entrepreneurship. As a matter of fact, number 2 for large cities in the nation.

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10-year-old Lied About Attempted Abduction in Gaines Township

Kent County Undersheriff Michelle Young says that the girl admitted that she made up the story so that she wouldn't get in trouble for missing the school bus

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Grand Rapids Football Club Teams With Whitecaps For ‘Futbol At The Ballpark’

To say that pro soccer in Grand Rapids has been a success would be an understatement. The fledgling GRFC has already moved up a division in the pro soccer establishment, and now they're planning a big game out at Fifth Third Park.

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Spectrum Health Offering Free Skin Cancer Screenings Today

Looking forward to getting a summer tan? Aren't we all, but, be careful, and remember to take precautions first.

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, the most common kind of cancer in the United States.

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Climax-Scotts High School Closed After Hand-written Bomb Threat Found

Climax-Scotts High School and Junior High students have been released and all evening activities have been cancelled after the school received a threat this morning, Fox 17 reports. 

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Suspect Arrested in Connection With Homicide at GRCC Parking Lot

UPDATE (5/2/16 4:30 p.m.): The Grand Rapids Police Department say that they have arrested 19-year-old Marcus Bivens for stabbing and assaulting Jeanne Huntoon near GRCC's campus.

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