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Should You Tip Meijer Shipt Shoppers? How Much? [Poll]

Last week, Meijer announced they are partnering with Shipt to provide home delivery in West Michigan beginning March 29.

If you purchase a membership and your order is at least $35 delivery is free, but many customers tip the Shipt employees who shop and deliver the orders.

Will you tip your Shipt shopper? How will you decide how much to tip?

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The City of Grand Rapids Drops Proposal Limiting the Number of Pets You Can Have in Your House

The City of Grand Rapids was considering a proposal, introduced March 7, that would limit each household to three dogs and three cats.

According to MLive, the City has dropped the proposal for now. 

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Michigan Gamers Need to Check Out this Subreddit!

If you play video games, board games, card games, or pretty much any type of game, you need to check out the brand new Michigan Gamers Subreddit...

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Adult Website Is Offering ‘Free Plowing’ Service For Parts Of New Jersey And Boston

The adult film website, Pornhub, is allowing free plowing services for snowbound citizens of Boston and New Jersey.  The website rented dozens of trucks and outfitted them with snowplows decorated in the website's logo...

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Job Growth Spurs Drop In Unemployment Rate To 4.7 Percent
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Grand Rapids Public Schools Is Holding A Job Fair With On-site Interviews

Need a new job? GRPS is having a job fair, Saturday March 25th

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Another Day, Another West Michigan Business Closing – This Time It’s a Brewery!

Dutch Girl Brewery in Spring Lake announced Tuesday on Facebook that they have closed their doors for good. Unless, of course, you'd like to buy it.

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Michigan Court of Appeals – WGRD Office Invasion with Johnnie Week 5

This week Johnnie's WGRD Office Invasion hit the Michigan Court of Appeals! Brian got the research office signed up, and they won a free lunch from Little Caesars! Nice people, tiny break room, but we had a great time!

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GVSU Students Working With NASA on Mars Surface Sampling Tool

Grand Valley State University students will travel to Houston to work with NASA in a zero-gravity environment on a tool being designed for a mission to Mars.

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Kent County Police Asking for Public’s Help Finding Woman Accused of Stealing Groceries

The Kent County Sheriff's Department has released surveillance photos of a woman they believe has stolen carts full of groceries from stores in West Michigan.

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Gordmans Files for Bankruptcy – Will Liquidate All of Their Stores

It was just last week when there were "rumors" that Gordmans was preparing to file for bankruptcy but the company has finally confirmed them to be true...

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Grand Rapids the 56th Happiest Large American City to Live In

Next Monday, March 20, is International Day of Happiness. So, in honor of that auspicious day, I thought it would be fun to see how we, Grand Rapids and the Greater Grand Rapids area, stacked up to other large metropolitan areas in the "happiness quotient." Well, I didn't have to go too far because WalletHub did it for me.

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This Gurney From the Kalamazoo Asylum is for Sale and Will Haunt Your Nightmares

A gurney that once wheeled patients around the Kalamazoo Psychiatric Hospital is being offered to the public by the State of Michigan in a surplus items sale being conducted by Western Michigan University.

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