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Grand Rapids in the Running For ‘Best Beer Scene’ in the U.S.

Beer City USA could nab another beer-related honor!

Grand Rapids is in the running for "Best Bar Scene" in a USA Today and 10 Best reader's poll.

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Stephen Colbert and Kermit the Frog Ask the Big Questions on ‘The Late Show’ [VIDEO]

If you're going to sit down on a blanket with someone to gaze up at the stars and ask the big questions, who better to do it with than Kermit the Frog? 

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Category: Grand Rapids News
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Traverse City Currently in Second Place in ‘Greatest Midwest Town’ Poll

Midwest Living is currently taking votes for their "Greatest Midwest Town" poll, and Traverse City is currently losing to some town in Iowa. Not acceptable.

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Reports Claim 2015 Was Calvin Johnson’s Final Year With the Detroit Lions

Sources say that Johnson told Lions' Coach Jim Caldwell the day after their final regular season game that he would not be returning in 2016.

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Grand Rapids Named Best City to Invest in Housing in 2016

Grand Rapids has raked in another honor!

Recently topping the list for Hottest Real Estate Markets to Watch in 2016, GR has also been named by Forbes the No. 1 City to Invest in Housing in 2016

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Dessert Wars Returns to Grand Rapids February 22

Channel 95.7 and Hobart are bringing back Dessert Wars on Monday, February 22, 2016 at the Amway Grand Plaza hotel from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for kids.

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Obscure World Capitols in Michigan
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4 Michigan Cities Named Among the 90 Surprising Capitals of the World

Atlas Obscura produced a map of 90 surprising world capitals, as in Lima, Ohio, the world capital of pork rinds or Strong, Maine, the world capital of toothpicks...

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Andy Gives His Greetings From The Hot Tub [Video]

Connie and Curtis requested a greeting from Andy the intern's controversial hot tub.

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Intern Andy's Hot Tub Set UpCheck out Intern Andy's hot tub morning ritual...

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Jenison Firefighter With Brain Cancer Gets Mortgage Paid Off by Community

Recently, the community came together to help Kevin Sikkema's family as he continues to undergo treatment by raising over $100,000 on GoFundMe to pay off his mortgage.

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Spoonlickers Plans to Rapidly Expand, Open New Locations

On Tuesday, Spoonlickers, the popular Grand Rapids-based frozen yogurt company, announced expansion plans including new products, catering and new stores.

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Category: Food, Grand Rapids News
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Authorities Identify Body Found Buried in Muskegon County as Bobbie Maples

The Muskegon county Medical Examiner has confirmed that the body found in Muskegon County on Jan. 22 is that of missing 32-year-old Bobbie Maples.

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Historic Photo Shows Mackinac Bridge During Construction

Today the Mackinac Bridge spans the straits that separate Michigan's Upper and Lower Peninsulas and is one of the state's best known and most enduring symbols. This photo shows what the bridge looked like when construction was just getting underway.

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