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Chernobyl, Nearly 30 Years Since Catastrophe
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Is There Really An Abandoned Underground Nuclear Military Base Between Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids?

As unlikely as it seems, a group of explorers claim to have discovered an abandoned underground nuclear military base in West Michigan between Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo.

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Tickets for Founders KBS on Sale Saturday

Founders Brewing Co.'s barrel-aged Kentucky Breakfast Stout (KBS) is among the highest rated beers in the world. Some would say it is the best.

One of the best ways to score KBS for yourself is to purchase a ticket which allows you to pick it up at Founders. Those tickets go on sale, Saturday, February 18.

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Carrabba’s in Kentwood Shuts Down Unexpectedly

Another restaurant in the Grand Rapids area has closed its doors.

On Thursday morning, Carrabba's Italian Grill, on 28th Street in Kentwood, had a sign on their door that said
This location is NOW CLOSED...

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GRPS Forced to Declare Snow Day Due to ‘Day Without Immigrants’

Officials from GRPS said Thursday that they saw such a severe dip in attendance that the day will likely not count as a school day, and they will instead count it as a snow day.

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Mike Ilitch Paid Rosa Parks’ Rent For Years

The Detroit Red Wings honored their late owner Mike Ilitch Wednesday night before their game against the St. Louis Blues at The Joe.

It also came out yesterday that Ilitch quietly made sure that civil rights legend Rosa Parks was made to feel appreciated.

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Michigan House At SXSW To Feature GR Mayor Rosalynn Bliss [Video]

South By Southwest (SXSW) is a huge arts, music and cultural festival in Austin, TX. And Michigan is represented at the event by the Grand Rapids based Michigan House.

At their house warming send off party Wednesday, they announced their lineup of speakers and performers, one of which will be Grand Rapids Mayor Rosalynn Bliss, who will speak of Michigan's successes.

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Sears Tower And John Hancock Go Dark In Observance Of Earth Hour
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Grand Rapid’s Boy Appears On NBC’s ‘Chicago Fire’ [Video]

Jettzen Shea, an eight-year-old boy from Grand Rapids, MI, appeared on NBC's 'Chicago Fire.'  This is not his first acting experience.  Shea has been acting since the age of four...

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The Grand Rapids Drive’s NBA D-League Becomes The G-League [Video]

The NBA Developmental League, of which the Grand Rapids Drive is a member, has long been affectionately known as 'The D-League'. Not anymore.

Now it's the G-League, and the 'G' doesn't stand for Grand Rapids.

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Wyoming Business Could Face Charges For ‘Bed Of Nails’ Booby Trap That Injured Officer [Video]

It was one of the more painful news stories of the past week. A Wyoming police officer chasing down suspects landed on a homemade 'bed of nails' made of deck screws and wood.

And now the business that set up the trap could face charges.

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Two Grand Rapids Brewpubs On USA Today’s 10 Best List

What's better than cracking open a frosty craft beer from a Grand Rapids brewery?  Cracking open that same beer in the brewpub where it's crafted...

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MC Sports Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Liquidation Sales Are Coming

MC Sports announced Tuesday afternoon that they are filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.

The announcement Tuesday didn’t mention any store closings, but they are planning to reorganize the company under the Chapter 11 bankruptcy code...

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50 Shades of Rob, Christine & Oreos [Video]

It's Valentine's Day so Rob & I were back in our pseudo-kitchen trying something new. Sometimes around certain holidays, Oreo's like to release new limted edition flavors and of course Rob & I have to try them all. This y...

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