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Two Michigan Voters Got in to a Fight at the Polls this Morning

This has been one of the most controversial and dividing elections in history so its no surprise that an issue occurred at the polls today...

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Californians Vote In Special Election On Budget Ballot Measures
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Election Day Info You Might Need For Tuesday

Tuesday is finally Election Day!  After Tuesday, we’ll no longer have to watch political ads, thank goodness!!  Officials around the state have reported more absentee ballots being returned all ready this year in comparison to the 2012 election...

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All 110 Seats in the Michigan House of Representives Are Up For Grabs

We all know who's running for President, but we may not know who's running for public office closer to home. These people affect our lives more directly and more often than the President usually does, so let's learn a little more about these races.

Next up is a big list, since every single seat in the Michigan House of Representatives is up for grabs. And there are 110 of them!

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3rd Congressional District – 2016 Election Choices Aside from President

Everyone knows about the Presidential election, but remember, there are a LOT more offices up for grabs this election season. Lots of seats at the local and state level will be on your ballot, and most of these people will directly affect your life a little more than the President might.

Let's go through some of these offices. I'm not going to suggest who you should vote for. Look at their platforms, and make up your own mind.

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Voting at ArtPrize: Dates, Deadlines, How it Works

The simplest way to become involved in ArtPrize is to vote. It's what sets the event apart from other art competitions.

Learn how to vote at ArtPrize Seven and review important voting deadlines.

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Three-Year Old Learns He’s Not Old Enough to Vote [Video]

The election is over, thank you very much, bit we learned that this mid-term election had one of the lowest voter turnouts ever. EVER! That is way to sad.

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General Rules For Tuesday’s General Election

 

If you're thinking of taking a "selfie" at the polls on Tuesday morning, you better reconsider. Taking photos of yourself while voting is prohibited.

Didn't know that? Well, the Detroit Free Press has given us a list of other rules that you may be unaware of.

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ArtPrize 2014: What’s Going On October 12

ArtPrize 2014, Grand Rapids' sixth annual public art extravaganza, wraps up today.

So, head to downtown Grand Rapids to check out the winners and revisit your favorites before ArtPrize closes at 6 p.m.

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Anila Quayyum Agha’s "Intersections" -- Ann-Marie Jurek
Anila Quayyum Agha’s "Intersections" -- Ann-Marie Jurek
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ArtPrize 2014: What’s Going On October 11

And the envelopes please.

On Friday night in ceremonies at the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre with a watch party at Rosa Park Circle, ArtPrize 2014 handed out its awards.

The big winner was Indianapolis artist Anila Quayyum Agha's Grand Rapids Art Museum installation titled "Intersections."

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ArtPrize 2014: What’s Going On October 10

Rick DeVos' brainchild is six years old this fall.

And for something originally imagined as a possible film festival, its 32-year-old founder admits ArtPrize has grown enough he's now able to take it in and enjoy it.

"In the earliest days, it was to do something that people would have to talk about," DeVos said Thursday at The ArtPrize Hub. "I always thought Grand Rapids could use a great cultural event."

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Kathryn Trumbull Fimreite's 'My Norwegian Pram' -- Matt Milhouse/100.5 The River
Kathryn Trumbull Fimreite's 'My Norwegian Pram' -- Matt Milhouse/100.5 The River
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ArtPrize 2014: What’s Going On October 9

This is the last day to vote for ArtPrize 2014.

Today (Thursday, Oct. 9) is the 16th day of ArtPrize's 19-day run, with 1,825 artists represented by 1,536 entries at 174 venues in downtown Grand Rapids and Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park.

The ArtPrize 2014finalists for public voting and juried honors are in, and the top 20 in four categories on both lists get narrowed down through 11:59 p.m. tonight.

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The Election is Tuesday and Voting Will Take Longer

The Ballot for this years Presidential election is big...really big.

With races for President, senators, judges, representatives and six proposals, this year's ballot is expected to take even longer to complete.

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