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5 Beaches That Might be Clothing Optional in Michigan

Are there any spots around Michigan that you can go swimming au natural? Maybe. Here are 5 possible clothing optional beaches in Michigan.

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Top Five Things The ‘Grandville Boom’ Could Have Been [List]

WZZM-13 reports that over a dozen people called Grandville Police Saturday night reporting a huge 'boom' that 'shook houses'.

Authorities say they don't doubt the callers, but are at a loss as to what caused it.

I have some ideas.

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Holland Is The Best Small Town In America To Start A Business

Gotta business idea? Go west, young man (and/or young woman), to the Lakeshore.

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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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22 Times Instagram Was Totally Right With #OnlyInMichigan

Truth, Michigan is a pretty special place.  We’ve got tons of natural beauty and wilderness, along with a Great Lake on either side of the state...

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Five Out-Of-The-Way, Inexpensive Grand Rapids Restaurants

Okay, I admit it. I am a cheap bastard. I don't like paying a lot for food when I go out. This skill has allowed me to find some pretty darn good dining spots for those on a budget.

Here are five of my favorites.

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Last Chance to Have Taxes Prepared for Free

Tax Day is getting close, very close, Tuesday, April 18, as a matter of fact. No, it's not the 15th this year since that falls on a Saturday, so, yes, you have three extra days.

Are you waiting till the last minute, as thousand of others do? Why not take the worry out of filing and get some help, and get it for FREE?

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Animal Hit and Killed on I-196 in Grand Rapids Was a Dog and Not a Bear [VIDEO]

UPDATE: When the DNR went to retrieve the animal, they discovered that it was a black dog, not a bear.

On the same day the DNR sent out notice that bears would be waking up and on the move in Michigan, it appears a bear has been hit and killed in Grand Rapids. 

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No, Someone Did NOT Try to Snatch a Kid at the Gaines Twp. Target

You may have seen a Facebook post being shared by your friends warning parents about a potential child abduction at the Target in Gaines Twp...

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Frederik Meijer Gardens Announces Their 2017 Summer Concert Series Lineup

Summer is almost here, and one of the greatest parts of summer in West Michigan is the Frederik Meijer Gardens Summer Concert Series! Well, now we know the lineup for this year's shows...

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Grand Rapids #2 Best Food & Beverage Destination in the World

And, the accolades just keep piling up!

The World Food Travel Association (WFTA), the world’s leading authority on food and beverage tourism, has announced the winners of the 2017 FoodTrekking Awards for excellence in food and beverage tourism, and we are a winner!

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Here Are the Most Dangerous Neighborhoods in Grand Rapids

When you live in the second largest city in the state of Michigan, you're going to encounter crime. It's just the way that it is.

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