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Grand Rapids Pride Event Will Continue as Planned

In spite of the tragic events that occurred in Orlando this past weekend, the Grand Rapids Pride Festival will continue as planned.

The president of the Grand Rapids Pride Center told WZZM that they don't see there being a threat in town but they will be working closely with the G...

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Michigan Teen Drowns After Jumping into Lake Michigan

A 17-year-old boy from Benton Harbor died this past weekend after jumping into Lake Michigan and drowning.

Mlive.com reports that the incident occurred on Saturday, June 11th at the St...

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Get The Best Grand Rapids Selfies With A Little Help

Let’s face it, today if you’re showing people around the city or re-exploring downtown yourself, you want to be able to capture a memory selfie, right...

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GRPD May Be On To Something…

Another week, another Grand Rapids police officer taking time to make young friends.  I really love this, first officer Ickes, then Sgt. Nobles, now Sgt...

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30 Years Ago: ‘Ferris Bueller’s Day Off’ Arrives with a Classic (and Never Released) Soundtrack

Soundtrack albums were big sellers in the '80s – so why didn't 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off' have one?

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Hockey Legend Gordie Howe Dies at Age 88

We're sad to report that beloved hockey legend Gordie Howe has passed away at the age of 88. Howe was widely known in the hockey world as "Mr. Hockey".

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Grandmother Charged with Leaving Child in Hot Car at Alpine Walmart

Stanton grandmother, 71-year-old Karol Fitzgerald, who's accused of leaving her granddaughter in a hot car while she shopped at the Alpine Walmart, has been arraigned, WZZM-13 reports. 

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Fifth Third Financial Empowerment Mobile Rolls Into Grand Rapids

The Fifth Third Bank Financial Empowerment Mobile, the eBus, will be in Grand Rapids at two locations this week, on Thursday June 16 and Friday June 17. Fifth Third’s eBus is open to the community.

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Meet Butter – Christine’s Pet of the Week!

If you're looking for a kitten to adopt, Butter is the one and he's at the Humane Society of West Michigan waiting to be taken to his forever home...

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6 Things on Sale During Father’s Day

Father's Day is right around the corner which means you have to start thinking about what you want to get your Dad, husband, or special father in your life...

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Selena FaceTimes With A Fan On Stage

Selena Gomez is so cute.  She was doing a concert in D.C. for her Rival Tour and noticed a fan in the front row FaceTiming with a friend, so instead of pulling an “Adele” and asking the fan to stop, she grabbed the phone on stage and talked to the fan while showing them a view no one at the show got...

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First Look at Melissa McCarthy’s ‘Gilmore Girls’ Return, Bandana and All

We don’t yet have a formal premiere date for Netflix’s officially-titled Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life revival, but that hasn’t stopped fan anticipation for catching up with their favorite Stars Hollow characters. And where Melissa McCarthy’s Sookie St. James seemed touch and go for awhile, a first photo of McCarthy back in costume has arrived.

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