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Grandwich Top 10

The top 10 finalists have been named in this year's Grandwich competition! According to the website these are the restaurants that people voted for:

  1. Blue Dog Tavern
  2. Bulls Head Tavern
  3. CitySen Lounge in CityFlats Hotel
  4. Grand Rapids Brewing Company
  5. HopCat
  6. Peppinos Sports Grille
  7. Raad's Mediterranean Grill
  8. San Chez
  9. Stella's Lounge
  10. Vault Catering

You can check out pictures and the descriptions of each sandwich here.
All the sandwiches are available this week for you to try! Looks like I have a lot of lunch options this week! Although they all look delicious, I personally want to try

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Man Shot in Head in Kentwood

WZZM is reporting that a man was shot early this morning (Saturday) in the Kentwood area.

The incident happened around 4:30 a.m. near an apartment complex by Forest Creek Court. A man is currently in serious condition after being hit in the leg and in the head. Officers say he was shot by his girlfriend's ex-boyfriend following a dispute.

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Turkey Causes Dangerous Situation On I-96 [Video]

A flying turkey caused some major damage and injured one person Tuesday evening.

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GR News: Naked Intruder Turns Out To Be Daughter’s Boyfriend

It doesn't get any more awkward than this.

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GRPD Investigating Homicide

The Grand Rapids Police Department is investigating a homicide after finding a body in the side yard of a house at the corner of Hall Street and Caulfield Avenue.

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Chicken Coop Owner Agrees To Close Early On Saturdays [Video]

After a shooting left one man dead outside of the Chicken Coop, the owner has agreed to close early on the weekend.

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Grand Rapids Considering Lifting Ban On Skateboards On City Streets

If you're having a hard time getting around bicycles as you drive through Grand Rapids, beware that skaters and skateboarders might soon be sharing the road, too.

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Shaggy the Wandering Dog Has Been Caught [Video]

Remember hearing about Shaggy? Shaggy is the Newfoundland dog that has been wandering around Cascade Township.

After 8 months, he has finally been caught.

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Grand Rapids Family Needs Help After Buying Home With Shady Past

Owning a house is supposed to be a positive experience, but for one family in Grand Rapids, it's been nothing but a headache.  Unknowingly, they bought a drug house...

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Grand Rapids Man Answers Door, Gets Shot

A 20-year-old Grand Rapids man is in the hospital after being shot early Monday morning. Police say the incident happened on the southwest side.

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Someone Is Stealing Packages On Grand Rapids’ Southeast Side

If you're expecting a package through the mail be sure your delivery person doesn't leave it at your doorstep, especially if you live on the southeast side of Grand Rapids.

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Bomb Squad Called After Grenade Donation To Grand Rapids Home For Veterans

Things to not donate, live practice grenades and artillery simulators.

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