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Craig’s Cruisers in Wyoming is Expanding & It’s Going to be Even Cooler!

Craig's Cruisers Family Fun Center is about to be even more fun once their expansion is complete!

The Grand Rapids Business Journal says that Craig's Cruisers, located on Clyde Park in Wyoming, has begun a $2...

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Latest Toy Craze Fidget Spinners, Wildly Popular With Kids
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Kids are Choking on Their Fidget Spinners

It's the hottest toy on the market right now but now parents are stepping forward warning other parents to be careful because it could lead to a choking hazard...

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New Michigan Bill Could Ban Cell Phone Use While Driving

Distracted driving is the number one cause of car accidents and cell phone use definitely falls in that category. You're always seeing billboards and PSA's for not texting while driving and a potential bill in Michigan could take it to the next level...

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Stella’s Lounge Wants to Add Outdoor Seating

Hanging outdoors with friends while having cocktails is a summer staple and Stella's Lounge, in Downtown Grand Rapids, might be joining in on the fun...

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YUMMY! San Chez is Opening a Second Location in Downtown G.R.

By the end of the year, you'll have another restaurant to choose from in Downtown Grand Rapids. As if trying to decide where to eat downtown wasn't already hard enough with all the amazing options...

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Michigan Answer Appears on Jeopardy! (& G.R. Makes an Appearance on My Mobile Game)

It's always exciting when your town is highlighted in some type of way and Michigan made an appearance on Jeopardy! last week.

The episode aired on Wednesday, May 3rd says MLive...

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Gas Prices Surging At Record Pace
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If You Used Your Credit Card at this Gas Station in Grand Rapids, Check Your Statement!

Another credit card skimmer has been found in Grand Rapids.

WOOD-TV reports that the Mobil Gas Station on 248 Cherry St. SW discovered a skimmer device on one of their gas pumps...

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Hudsonville Ice Cream Wants Your Help Coming Up with a New Flavor!

If you're an ice cream lover and you're from Michigan than chances are you've had Hudsonville Ice Cream. They're known for having flavors that are Michigan-inspired and now they need YOUR help creating a new one...

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UPDATE: Detroit Pistons Coach is the One who Adopted Eastwood the Dog!!

This story just keeps getting better!

Earlier this week, hearts across Michigan (and the U.S.) were broken when they learned that Eastwood, a special needs dog, was the only one left at a shelter in Harbor Springs after the 'Empty the Shelter' event from the weekend...

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It’s Customer Appreciation Day at Jimmy John’s! Get Your Dollar Sub TODAY!

Mmmm. I'm salivating already.

Today is Customer Appreciation Day at Jimmy John's which means $1 subs for everyone!

JJ is doing things a little differently this year, though...

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Happy National Concert Day! LiveNation Offering $20 Concert Tickets!!

What better way to celebrate music than to see some of your favorite artists for only $20?!

Rarely these days do you get to go to a concert for only $20 so take advantage of LiveNation's "Kickoff to Summer" promotion...

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People in West Michigan Want to Garden Naked

Okay now while I can't speak on behalf of all West Michigan, a good portion of people from the region are at least interested in the idea...

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