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Scam IRS Phone Calls Plaguing West Michigan Residents

It seems like every tax season we see another IRS scam or two pop up in the area, but things seem to be worse this year in West Michigan...

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The Ultimate Grand Rapids Lenten Fish Fry Guide

February 10 is Ash Wednesday and the beginning of the observance of Lent.

Thousands of West Michigan Catholics will observe the Lenten practice of abstaining from meat each Friday until Easter and many parishes in the Diocese of Grand Rapids will host Friday fish fries.

View our guide to Lenten fish fries in Grand Rapids with times, prices, menus and maps.

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10 Pictures that Prove Lake Michigan is Beautiful in the Winter

As if you needed another reason to go to the beach. Here are some pictures that prove Lake Michigan is beautiful no matter what the season.

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You’re Not Going to be Able to Have Chipotle for Lunch this Afternoon

From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m Monday, Chipotle is closing all of its restaurants nationwide for a food safety meeting.

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The 10 Most Romantic Restaurants in West Michigan

As we approach Valentine's Day many of us are looking for the perfect place to book a romantic dinner for our significant other.

Last week, OpenTable revealed the '100 Most Romantic Restaurants in America' and two Michigan restaurants made the list...

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Byron Center Charter Closed February 5 Due to ‘Massive Virus Outbreak’

Byron Center Charter School Principal Thomas Berriman has announced that the school will be closed on Friday, February 5 due to a "massive virus outbreak."

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Changes Coming to CityVū Bistro at CityFlatsHotel in Holland

In January, Chuck Reid, owner of the CityFlatsHotel brand, announced that CityVū Bistro, the popular restaurant located atop CityFlatsHotel – Holland, would be re-branded as an events and conference space this spring.

CitySēn Lounge on the main floor of the hotel will also be updated to a new fast-casual restaurant environment.

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Computer Problems Shut Down Tax Return E-file System

The IRS has stopped accepting electronically filed tax returns because of problems with some of its computer systems.

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Meijer Donates $500K to Help Bring Relief to Flint

Meijer is continuing to provide support to Flint with a $500,000 donation to help meet the needs of the city’s residents, who are struggling with contaminated drinking water.

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Meet Mufasa – Christine’s Pet of the Week!

Mufasa can be described as a big baby! He is too sweet and he would make the perfect addition to your home!

Mufasa is a 3-year-old Staffordshire Terrier Mix who was a transfer into the Humane Society of West Michigan...

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West Michigan Online Job Fair

The West Michigan Online Job Fair is focused on helping connect people in West Michigan with employers in finding employment opportunities that matter.

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Did You Know That Michigan Has Its Own Groundhog’s Day Groundhog?

Our groundhog is actually "Woody the Woodchuck" and she (yes she) resides in Marion Township over on Michigan's east side.

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