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AMC presents "The Walking Dead" at New York Comic Con
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New York Times Bestselling ‘Walking Dead’ Author in Grand Haven Today

New York Times bestselling author Jay Bonansinga will make an appearance at the Loutit District Library in Grand Haven on Thursday, October 20th.

Bonansinga is the co-author of the Walking Dead series.

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Four West Michigan Schools Receive National Blue Ribbon Recognition

Schools in Byron Center, East Grand Rapids, Grand Haven and Hudsonville are among a select group being honored as 2016 National Blue Ribbon Schools.

Thirteen schools in Michigan earned the honor along with a total of 279 public and 50 private schools nationwide.

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Grand Haven in the Running for ‘America’s Happiest Seaside Town’ [Photos]

Summer may be technically be over, but with temperatures in the 70s this week, you could still hit up the beach in Grand Haven.

See for yourself why the the beautiful Lake Michigan town is the running for Coastal Living Magazine's "Happiest Seaside Town in 2017"!

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Kristen Bell And Dax Shepard Still In West Michigan

Over Labor Day weekend, Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard were spotted downtown Grand Rapids.  It appears they are still in West Michigan, enjoying some lake time...

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Artist Registration Open for Grand Haven ArtWalk

Grand Haven's ArtWalk has announced that artist registration is now open.

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Where are the Fireworks Displays in West Michigan

If you're looking for THE place to go to see Fireworks this 4th of July weekend, you don't have far to go because there are several fantastic shows this weekend right here at home.

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Perfect Summer Date Spots in West Michigan

With summer upon us that means summer lovin'. Whether you're attached or single these are some of the best places to go on a date in 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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Grand Haven Makes ‘Ultimate Summer Weekend Road Trips’ List

Despite the snowy, slushy weekend we just had in West Michigan, we are definitely creeping closer to summer. With the weather warming, it's time to think about what to do with those summer weekends.

Business Insider has compiled a list of the top 9 Ultimate Weekend Road Trips to take this summer-- and Grand Haven made the list!

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West Michigan Easter Egg Hunts

Thousands of children are anticipating the thrill of the Easter egg hunt.

View our guide to Grand Rapids-area Easter egg hunts and prepare your family for fun and a little candy too.

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Grand Haven Named No. 2 ‘Best Freshwater Beach in the U.S.’

Grand Haven State Park held the lead for quite a bit... but somehow, just got edged out and ended up the No. 2 Best Freshwater Beach in the U.S. according to a USA Today and 10 Best Poll.

Michigan did have the most beaches in the running, though, with six beaches among the 20 that readers could choose from.

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Renovations to Grand Haven’s Waterfront Stadium Moving Forward

The Grand Haven City Council approved conceptual design drawings for renovations to Waterfront Stadium at their meeting Monday night. 

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