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Fire at Shopping Center in Grandville [Photos]

Drivers on Ivanrest and 44th Street in Grandville witnessed smoke coming from a nearby business shortly before 3p.m. on Tuesday.

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The ‘Grandville BOOM’ Has Been Discovered!

Last weekend, many Kent County residents were left confused, and a little scared, after hearing a loud "boom" noise in Grandville. Everyone was talking about it by Monday...

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Grandville Teen with Autism Draws Classmates to Raise Money for Prom [VIDEO]

Prom can be expensive! One enterprising young man at Grandville High School is using his drawing talent to help get he and his friends to the big dance this weekend.

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Did You Hear The “Big Boom” In Grandville This Weekend? [Poll]

On Saturday, April 15th, around 8:30pm, the Kent County Sheriff Department and WZZM 13 started to receive calls about a "big boom" heard in Grandville...

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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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Controversial Puppy Boutique Has Found a New West Michigan Location [Poll]

It was less than a year ago when a new puppy boutique sparked outrage and protests across West Michigan. So much so, two of its contracts were terminated...

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Scented Candle Smells for 12 West Michigan Cities

We love West Michigan and all of the sights, sounds and smells it brings throughout the year. Well, at least most of the smells.

What if you could take all of those smells home with you in a scented candle?

Here's what it would smell like if you could.

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New Pizza Place Coming to Grand Rapids!

You can never have too much pizza!

Coming in 2017, Grand Rapids will be getting a new pizzeria, Herb & Fire. This will be the second West Michigan location for the restaurant which will open at Celebration Village in Grand Rapids.

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Grandville Public Schools’ Mannequin-Lip Dub Challenge, ‘Mannedub’, Goes Viral [VIDEO]

For these Grandville Public Schools students, one internet challenge just is not enough.

Check out this awesome video of Grandville students and staff taking on the Mannequin AND Lip Dub Challenge! They call it the "Mannedub"!

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Christmas Parades This Week in Holland, Grandville, Lowell, Byron Center and More

It's a busy week for Christmas parades and visits with Santa around Grand Rapids.

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Michigan Hospitals in Urgent Need of Type O Negative Blood Donations

Type O negative blood is extremely important. Only 9 percent of people have it, but 100 percent of the population can receive it.

Michigan Blood says the 60 Michigan hospitals they serve are currently experiencing a shortage of Type O negative blood.

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Indoor Trick-or-Treating in West Michigan

We could have good weather Halloween night, but it's hard to know for sure what we'll get this time of the year. Besides, good is a relative term.

Be prepared for any weather and more candy with our guide to indoor trick-or-treating in West Michigan!

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