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New York Commemorates The 12th Anniversary Of The September 11 Terror Attacks
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Remembering September 11th — Events

Here you'll find a list of events around Grand Rapids, and surrounding areas, that are honoring September 11th.

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Andy Grammer Sings ‘Back Home’ In H.O.M.E. at The B.O.B.

Intimate and personal. That's the only way to describe Andy Grammer's for-Channel 95.7-listeners-only concert at The B.O.B. on Wednesday night.

Performing in the ground-floor House of Music and Entertainment (H.O.M.E.), the 30-year-old "Keep Your Head Up" singer-guitarist engaged an audience of just more than 200 people in his first Grand Rapids performance.

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Richard Kiel, Famous James Bond Villain, Dies at 74

Richard Kiel, the man most famous for playing James Bond villain Jaws in both 'The Spy Who Loved Me' and 'Moonraker,' passed away earlier this afternoon in Fresno, California at the age of 74. He was just a few days away from celebrating his 75th birthday.

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ArtPrize 2014: Many Volunteer Opportunities Still Available

It takes hundreds of volunteers for ArtPrize to be successful.

Volunteers are still needed to work directly for ArtPrize and to help at individual venues.

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Park In A Bike Lane, Get A Ticket [Video]

WZZM 13 reports that the Grand Rapids City Commission approved a new ordinance designed to keep bike lanes clear.

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Meet Rocky — Wendy’s Pet Of The Week

Every Wednesday, the folks from the Humane Society of West Michigan stop by and bring me a new friend to be named as “Wendy’s Pet Of The Week”. This week, I got to hang out with Rocky!

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Grand Rapids Drive Opens NBA D-League for 2014-15 Season on Nov. 15

The Grand Rapids Drive has released its schedule for the 2014-15 season, the team’s inaugural run in the NBA Development League.

The Drive opens its season with a four-game road trip with a four-game road trip starting Nov. 15 at Bakersfield, the Phoenix Suns' California-based affiliate. The team returns for its first Grand Rapids home game at The DeltaPlex Arena & Conference Center on Nov. 26 against the Los Angeles D-Fenders, the Los Angeles Lakers affiliate.

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Six Michigan Universities Ranked In the Nation’s Top 200

U.S. News released the 2015 rankings today, and it's all good here in Michigan!

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WZZM-13: Haz-Mat Situation Unfolds at Haviland in Grand Rapids

Several emergency crews are being dispatched to a hazardous-materials situation on Grand Rapids' west side.

Public safety scanner traffic indicates a chlorine spill or leak at Haviland in the 400 block of Ann Street NW.

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Domestic Abuse Survivors Take To Twitter To Tell Their Stories With #WhyIStayed and #WhyILeft

A common question popping up across the Internet and in conversations over the last couple of days when talking about Ray Rice and his wife Janay has been, "Why is she staying with him?" As we discussed this morning on Connie & Curtis, leaving an abusive relationship is not easy for a myriad of reasons, and survivors of domestic abuse have taken to Twitter to tell their stories with the hashtags #WhyIStayed and #WhyILeft.

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Sunday Morning Townsquare – Wendy Talks With the YWCA About The Purple Purse Campaign [AUDIO]

Last week, I wrote all about a new campaign started by the YWCA West Central Michigan called the Purple Purse Campaign. Sunday morning I had the opportunity to sit down with Tim Harris, the host of Sunday Morning Townsquare, as well as Carla Blinkhorn, the CEO of the YWCA West Central Michigan to talk a little more about the project and the services provided by the YWCA. We also touched on my own personal experience with domestic violence and financial abuse. 

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311 Service To Begin Tuesday In Grand Rapids

Tuesday, Grand Rapids will launch a new hotline to make it easier for residents to interact with the city.

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