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Get Ready for Grand Rapids on Tap With This Hammerschlagen Tutorial

Grand Rapids on Tap is coming up on Saturday, July 16 2015 at Calder Plaza and we want to get you ready for the event by teaching you about some things you'll see there they you may not know much about. Like Hammerschlagen.

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Festival of Arts – Or Really Festival of Food? [Video]

So, this weekend, some of us went to the Festival of the Arts downtown, where they'd blocked off all the streets for the weekend festival. I went this year, and discovered something amazing! It should really be called the Festival of Food!

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Amway Family Fireworks Return to Downtown Grand Rapids July 2nd

The Amway Family Fireworks will light up the Grand Rapids skies on July 2 at Ah-Nab-Awen Park in downtown Grand Rapids in celebration of Independence Day.

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Joe’s Riverbank Run Weekend Spectacular – Free Beer and Hot Wings Segment 16 [Video]

This past weekend, Joe led the Free Beer and Hot Wings team at the Fifth Third Riverbank Run. Not only did he run the race under an hour, he also partied pretty hard a little and got quite drunk after. How did he prep for the race? How did he feel afterwards?

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Drive to Stamp Out Hunger is This Saturday

This Saturday, May 14, the Grand Rapids letter carriers will once again take part in the nationwide Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. Their goal: to collect 70,000 pounds of food, a roughly 10 percent increase from last year.

Saturday, May 14, letter carriers here in West Michigan and around the country will be going door to door collecting food for local hunger-relief charities. In Grand Rapids, that food will be donated to Feeding America West Michigan.

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Perfect Summer Date Spots in West Michigan

With summer upon us that means summer lovin'. Whether you're attached or single these are some of the best places to go on a date in West Michigan...

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Paul McCartney Will Play Grand Rapids’ Van Andel Arena August 15

Paul McCartney will be bringing his One on One Tour to Grand Rapids' Van Andel Arena on Monday, August 15. Tickets go on sale Monday, May 2 at 10 a.m.

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Five Out-Of-The-Ordinary Michigan Food Festivals

Here are five Michigan festivals involving food. Some of them are a little... strange.

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Griffin’s Playoff Tickets On Sale Today

Tickets for the Grand Rapids Griffins’ first two home games during the 2016 Calder Cup Playoffs will go on sale to the public this morning, Saturday, April 16 at 10 a.m.

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15 MORE Things All Grand Rapidians Should Do at Least Once

A few weeks ago we went through the 15 things that anyone who lives in Grand Rapids should do or try at least once. Obviously, we couldn't just stop at 15 considering there's so much to do in this awesome city...

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The Big Live at Night Scandal Explained – Free Beer and Hot Wings Segment 16 [Video]

On Saturday, April 2nd at DeVos for the Live at Night show, there was an incident that people might have suspected as set up, but surprised us as much as everyone else. The guys were about to start a game with listeners on stage, when another listener came up on stage, and one turned to him and said, "I know you. You were hired to do work at my house and just disappeard."

Cue the entire audience saying, "Oooooooooooooooooo".

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Go Behind the Scenes With Free Beer and Hot Wings Live at Night [Video]

Saturday night, the Free Beer and Hot Wings show took the stage in front of a sold out crowd, for their second Live at Night show at DeVos Performance Hall. But what happens behind the scenes before the guys go on stage?

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