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St. Patrick’s Day Parade Set For Saturday Morning, Here Are The Streets Effected

The Ancient Order of Hiberians Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade will kick off from the corner of Lyon and Monroe, Saturday at 11:00am.

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We Might Be Doing it Wrong! Here’s What You SHOULD Do at a Traffic Light that Loses Power (Maybe)

According to the Michigan State Police in Detroit, you're NOT supposed to treat them as a four-way stop. According to the Michigan State Police in West Michigan, you are. Who's right?

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Meijer Starts Home Delivery For West Michigan

No more standing in long check-out lines as Meijer expands its delivery service to West Michigan

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Grand Rapids is Ranked as a Great St. Patrick’s Party City

Wallethub does a lot of studies on cities and they always have Grand Rapids scored well in their results, which we love. They've done another study on the best cities for celebrating St. Patrick's Day, and guess what? We're in the top 20! Because we're awesome!

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Woodland Mall to Get $100M Makeover

Earlier this year it was announced that Sears at Woodland Mall is being replaced with high-end department store, Von Maur.

Details about that project have been released, along with information on other renovations planned for the Kentwood mall. 

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Gordmans Might Be Filing for Bankruptcy!

In the words of DJ Khaled: "Another one" or in the words of Queen: "Another one bites the dust."

Lately all we've been hearing about are stores closing or filing for bankruptcy and Gordmans could potentially be the latest one...

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‘To My Wife’s Boyfriend’ – Possibly The Weirdest Grand Rapids Missed Connection Yet

Most Craigslist missed connections are about people looking to find someone that they chatted up or just saw and were interested in. This recent one from Grand Rapids' Craigslist definitely isn't that, and it's super weird.

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Jet Fuel Shortages And High Prices Hurt Airlines Profitability
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Wind Storm Speeds Up Flights in Grand Rapids, Causes Problems in Ann Arbor

Yesterday's wind storm created a dangerous situation for the Michigan basketball team as they attempted to fly to Washington D.C.

At the same time, flights into Grand Rapids were coming in ahead of schedule due to tailwinds.

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More Than 860K Lose Power In Lower Michigan With Worst Outage Since 1991

High winds across lower Michigan on Wednesday left more than 860,000 homes without power. That's the biggest outage lower Michigan has seen since 1991.

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Business Offering Assistance to Westsiders Without Power

They often say “The West side is the Best side” and one business on Leonard St. is proving that once again today during the extreme wind conditions...

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Wind Gusts Hit 64 MPH in Grand Rapids as Over 125,000 Lose Power

Thousands of people in West Michigan are without power Wednesday afternoon due to high wind gusts blowing through the area.

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The City of Grand Rapids Might Limit the Number of Pets You Can Have in Your House

The Grand Rapids City Commission is considering a new law that would put a limit on the number of dogs and cats you can keep inside your home.

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