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Better Business Bureau Warns West Michigan About Company Promising Grants

The Better Business Bureau has issued a warning about the HiTe Media Group, which lists its address at a UPS store in Muskegon. The BBB says that the group has left a trail of 'dissatisfied grant seekers who report paying thousands of dollars for information on how to qualify for grants, but don't receive any grants as a result of a book and some phone training supplied by the company.'

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Whitecaps Won’t Be Part Of Major League Baseball’s Experimenting With An Old Softball Rule

As a softball player, I'm familiar with rules to speed up games that go into extra innings. I just never thought Major League Baseball would think it was a great idea.

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Ice Box Brand Ice Cream Bars Joins Connie & Curtis – Dessert Wars 2017

Chris and his wife, Molly, came in to share their locally made ice cream bars from Ice Box Brand Ice Cream Bars!  The story behind their ice cream bar company is a few fun and cute one, that includes Steve's favorite phrase, "Old Timey...

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Teen Shot Near Grand Rapids Elementary School [VIDEO]

GRPD are investigating a shooting Wednesday near Buchanan Elementary School.

WZZM 13 reports that the school was on lockdown after shots were fired  in the area of Buchanan Avenue and Brown Street SW around 12:30p.m.

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The Average Wedding in Grand Rapids Costs More Than 25K

Before you go thinking that's high, it's actually about $8,000 less than the national average. 

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Meet Louie & Leo – Christine’s Pets of the Week!

If I fell in love with these two nuggets instantly, so will you!

Brothers, Leo and Louie, are 5 month old kittens who were just transferred to the Humane Society of West Michigan from another shelter in the south...

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Melting Pot Joins Connie & Curtis – Dessert Wars 2017

One of our personal favorite Dessert Wars interviews each year has to be The Melting Pot.  Who doesn't love chocolate, pound cake, marshmallows, brownies, strawberries and cookies...

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Listen To Connie & Curtis For Your Chance To Win Tickets To Dessert Wars!

Dessert Wars is this Friday, February 10th and we have good news and bad news about the event...  First the bad news.  We have completely SOLD OUT of tickets for the event...

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This Michigan Arby’s Has the Drive Thru Window on the Wrong Side

Study that picture closely and you'll see that the drive-thru window of this Arby's is located on the car's passenger side.

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Grand Rapids is One of the Best Places to Live in America!

Grand Rapids just made another "best of" list.

U.S. News listed the "100 Best Places to Live in the USA" and Grand Rapids came in at #19...

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Jamie Lynn Spears’ Daughter ‘Awake and Talking’ After ATV Accident

Jamie Lynn Spears and her family got the best news they could have hoped for on Tuesday (Feb. 7). The singer's daughter, Maddie, has regained consciousness after suffering serious injuries in an ATV accident on Sunday (Feb. 5).

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U.S. Rep. Amash Co-Sponsors Bill to Abolish Department of Education

A bill introduced today, by U.S. Rep. Thomas Massie (R-KY) and co-sponsored by U.S. Rep. Justin Amash, (R-MI) and six others, would abolish the federal Department of Education.

The bill is one page long and says, "the Department of Education shall terminate on December 31, 2018."

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