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Grand Rapids Public Museum Offering ‘Beer Explorers’ Classes This Summer

Home to award-winning breweries and recently voted "Best Beer Scene" in the USA, Grand Rapids has a lot going for it in the craft beer department.

Now craft beer lovers here in Beer City USA will have the opportunity to learn more about the science of beer at the Grand Rapids Public Museum

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Corrosion of Conformity Drummer Reed Mullin Suffers Alcohol Related Seizure

Corrosion of Conformity drummer Reed Mullin has been dismissed from the group following an alcohol related seizure before the band's Alberta, Canada show.

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Grand Rapids Hotel Prices Among Most Expensive in Midwest

As Grand Rapids grows and becomes a destination for travelers, our hotel prices are growing too. ChicagoHotels.org says Grand Rapids hotels are among the most expensive in the Midewest.

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The Day Muhammad Ali Came To Grand Rapids [Video]

Back in 1993, Muhammad Ali celebrated his 51st birthday in Grand Rapids while visiting the local Ronald McDonald house. WOOD-TV's Jack Doles remembers...

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows’ Leads a Lackluster Weekend

This may have been one of the weakest weekends at the box office this summer, with audiences seemingly avoiding movies new and old like the plague. Even the victories feel a little half-hearted, with Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows taking number one at the box office while not even coming close to matching the business of the first film. With Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping simply bombing, the only new release to show promise was Me Before You.

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Cate Blanchett May Join Sandra Bullock in That Female-Led ‘Ocean’s Eleven’ Movie

We’re still not entirely sure what to call the new female-fronted Ocean’s Eleven movie, but whatever it is, it’s assembling some seriously great talent. In addition to Sandra Bullock, Jennifer Lawrence has been reportedly considering joining the lineup, while the latest name eyeing the sorta-sequel / Ocean’s-adjacent project is none other than the great Cate Blanchett — a name that would take this project from a curiosity to a must-see.

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Grand Rapids’ Mayor Rosalynn Bliss Named Among ‘100 Most Influential Women in Michigan’

Grand Rapids' first female Mayor, Rosalynn Bliss, has been named one of Crain's Detroit Business' "100 Most Influential Women", Fox 17 reports.

The Detroit-based publication has been honoring women in metro Detroit for nearly 20 years; this year, they are honoring women statewide.

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Vehicle City Fest to Rock Flint, Help Water Crisis Victims This Weekend

Vehicle City Fest will bring 54 bands to four Downtown Flint venues across three days to benefit children affected by the Flint Water Crisis.

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Weird Crap You Can Buy on Grand Rapids Craigslist Right Now [Photos]

We decided to take it upon ourselves to find some of the weirdest things you can currently purchase on Grand Rapids Craiglist. And hey, if you find something you're interested in, you're welcome.

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Musketawa Trail: Gold Spike Trail Tour III [Photos]

Last weekend, the Friends of the Musketawa Trail hosted the Gold Spike Trail Tour. The biennial event covered the entire Musketawa Trail, running from Marne to Muskegon, and connected with the Fred Meijer Pioneer Trail in Grand Rapids to the east.

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LeBron James vs Lightning McQueen Merchandise – FBHW Segment 16 [Video]

Today on Segment 16, the guys check out a story from WZZM, about a connection between suspected kidnapper Jeffrey Willis, and a Norton Shores police officer. There's no indication of wrongdoing, and no actual connection suspected in the disappearance of Jessica Heeringa.

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List of Roads Closed and Parking Meters Unavailable During Festival of the Arts

Festival of the Arts is Friday, June 3 through Sunday, June 5 in downtown Grand Rapids.

Thousands will enjoy music, food and the arts this weekend, but Festival also brings multiple road closings in Grand Rapids.

See when and where roads will be closed and parking will be restricted this weekend in Grand Rapids.

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