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Cranker's Restuarant and Brewery
Cranker's Restuarant and Brewery
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Cranker’s Restaurant & Brewery’s Cherry Oak Cherry Ale

Cranker's Restaurant & Brewery
Address: 454 68th Street SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Website: http://www.crankersbrewery.com/
Telephone: (616) 827-1919
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-10 p.m.; Friday-Saturday,

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EB Coffee & Brew
EB Coffee & Brew
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EB Coffee & Pub’s Brazil Sweet Bourbon Blonde

EB Coffee & Pub
Address: 8980 North Rogers Court, Suite D, Caledonia, MI 49316
Website: http://ebcoffeepub.com/
Telephone: (616) 891-7700
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.; Friday, 6 a.m.-11 p.m.; Saturday, 7 a.m.-1

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June 10 is National Iced Tea Day!

There's a day for pretty much everything out there - donut day, eat whatever you want day, and now, iced tea day!

June 10th is officially National Iced Tea Day! How can you celebrate?!?

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Courtesy Kent County Animal Shelter
Courtesy Kent County Animal Shelter
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Stuffed Tiger that Caused Scare in Grand Rapids Backyard is Headed to Little Girl in Florida [Video]

The story of the Grand Rapids' stuffed tiger has a happy ending!

On May 28, Kent County Animal Control got a bizarre call. Someone had spotted a tiger in backyard of a home on Grand Rapids' Southwest side!

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First 28,000 Kids to Visit Grand Rapids City Pools Swim For Free Starting June 10

Grand Rapids city pools are open for the season!

Normally, it costs $1 for kids 1-17 (infants are free) to swim at one of the three Grand Rapids' public pools.

Thanks to a generous donation-- the first 28,000 kids to visit the city pools will swim for free!

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David Wieske via Facebook
David Wieske via Facebook
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Frank The Tortoise Has Been Found Safe!

The 50 pound tortoise that went missing last weekend has been found!

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Watch the First ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2’ Trailer!

If The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 left you wanting more, the wait for the final installment in the Hunger Games series is almost over. You still have a few more months left to go, but today we have the first official trailer for Mockingjay - Part 2 and it’s everything you wanted and needed.

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Sexiest Selfies Ever (This Week)

We need more women behind the camera. And in front of it. Both, really, which is what makes selfies so damn great.

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David Wieske via Facebook
David Wieske via Facebook
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Man on the Northeast Side Searching for his Missing Tortoise, Frank

A man on the northeast side of Grand Rapids is searching for his missing pet - a tortoise named Frank.

The approximately 12-year-old tortoise escaped the yard of Bradley Clark sometime between 11 a.m. and noon on Sunday.  

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Mike Coppola/Getty Images
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Watch This Guy Rock ‘Pride and Joy’ on a $25 Walmart Guitar [Video]

"Pride and Joy" by Stevie Ray Vaughan is an incredibly difficult song to play. That's not surprising, since Stevie is considered one of the best guitarists to ever live.

But even he would be impressed by someone covering his song perfectly on a $25 Cars-themed acoustic guitar from Walmart. 

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Grand Rapids Griffins’ Jeff Blashill Expected to Become New Head Coach of Detroit Red Wings

The Grand Rapids Griffins made a valiant effort for the Calder Cup in 2015, making it to the Western Conference Finals, just two years after winning it all.

The efforts of head coach Jeff Blashill have not been unnoticed by the Detroit Red Wings.

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June is National Safety Awareness Month – Here are Some Great Safety Tips

It’s summer in Michigan, when thoughts turn to vacations, travel, outdoor activities and do-it-yourself projects. Make safety a top priority this summer with these tips!

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