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Millennials in Grand Rapids Are ‘Winning at Adulting’

Say what you want about the millennials but they stay winning! Especially the ones in Grand Rapids.

The Grand Rapids Business Journal reports on a new study that placed Grand Rapids as the #2 best city in the country for millennials...

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People in Grand Rapids Feel Less Safe Than They Did a Few Years Ago

For as many "best of" lists Grand Rapids falls in, it's a little upsetting when something like this comes along.

A new study from Grand Valley State University (conducted by VoiceGR) found that people in the greater Grand Rapids area don't feel as safe as they did just a few years ago...

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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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New Research: Don’t Wait To Feed Your Kids Peanuts

Currently, more than 50 million Americans suffer an allergy, according to the CDC. 2% are children with a peanut allergy. For as long as we've known we've been told to wait to feed children peanuts to avoid an allergy but as it turns out its actually the opposite...

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Two Michigan Cities Make Top 5 of Best Beer Cities in America

The website, Infogroup, looked at metro cities in the U.S. and ranked the top 10 cities for beer and wine. Two cities in Michigan made the top 5 for beer.

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When Will Women Make as Much as Men? Not For Another 170 Years!

The gender wage gap has been a huge issue for as long as women have been in the workforce. In general, men have always made more money than woman, even when they are both qualified for the same position...

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Ann Arbor is Named One of the Best Cities for Single People

Having a hard time looking for love? Maybe a trip to Ann Arbor will help.

According to a new study from ValuePenguin.com, Ann Arbor ranked #12, out of 200, as the best city in the U...

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Do You Want Salmonella? No? Than Stop Kissing Chickens, CDC Warns

I didn't know kissing chickens were a thing but apparently it is... and you need to stop now!

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) released a new study, which spanned over 24 years, found a correlation between the increase of having backyard chickens as pets and salmonella outbreaks...

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Grand Rapids Ranks 3rd for Safest College Towns In America

Here’s something else we can be proud of, Grand Rapids ranks within the top 5 of “Safest College Towns in America”, according to SafeWise, an online publication for home safety and security news...

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Do You Talk to Your Dog? Research Says He Understands You

This should make you feel a little better about yourself the next time you talk to your dog, because it does for me.

New research from Hungary found that dogs understand words and tone...

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Students Do Better In School When They Have a Good-Looking Teacher

You would think having an attractive teacher would keep you distracted and daydreaming but according to a new study it's the opposite.

A study out of University of Nevada Las Vegas found that students who have good-looking teachers get better grades...

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Breaking the Bank? Parents are Spending $245 on Back-to-School Shopping

We are in back-to-school season which means back-to-school shopping. It's time to get all the essentials so your kids are prepared and ready for the new school year...

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