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More Odd, Free Stuff on Craigslist in Grand Rapids

The saying "you get what you pay for" seems to apply here.

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Frederik Meijer Gardens in the Running for Best Botanical Garden in the U.S.

If you live in Grand Rapids, you likely know how awesome Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park is. There are art and nature exhibits all year long, plus their Summer Concert Series.

Frederik Meijer Gardens is being nationally recognized! The park is up for "Best Botanical Garden" in a USA Today and 10Best readers poll.

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Another Celebrity Was Spotted in Grand Rapids Thursday Night

Normally, I'm not one of those people that's stalking around looking for people who might be celebrities. Half the time, I don't even know who these people are, so I'm not thinking about it. Like last night...I was heading to my car around 10:30 last night, and right there in front of me was a celebrity I not only recognized, but like!

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Grand Rapids Woman Stabbed Outside of Alpine Meijer

A 25-year-old Grand Rapids woman is thankfully alive after being stabbed multiple times in the Meijer parking lot in Walker.

WOOD-TV says that police were called to the Meijer on Alpine Ave, on Thursday night, a little after 8, because of an attempted car jacking and stabbing...

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St. Patrick’s Day Parade Set For Saturday Morning, Here Are The Streets Effected

The Ancient Order of Hiberians Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade will kick off from the corner of Lyon and Monroe, Saturday at 11:00am.

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We Might Be Doing it Wrong! Here’s What You SHOULD Do at a Traffic Light that Loses Power (Maybe)

According to the Michigan State Police in Detroit, you're NOT supposed to treat them as a four-way stop. According to the Michigan State Police in West Michigan, you are. Who's right?

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Meijer Starts Home Delivery For West Michigan

No more standing in long check-out lines as Meijer expands its delivery service to West Michigan

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Grand Rapids is Ranked as a Great St. Patrick’s Party City

Wallethub does a lot of studies on cities and they always have Grand Rapids scored well in their results, which we love. They've done another study on the best cities for celebrating St. Patrick's Day, and guess what? We're in the top 20! Because we're awesome!

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GR Power Outages And MI Offering You $1 Million – FBHW Segment 16

Today on Segment 16, the guys talk about the massive amount of homes still without power after Wednesday's incredible wind storm in Michigan. Also, Michigan is offering you $1 Million...if you can figure out how to solve their little problem.

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Woodland Mall to Get $100M Makeover

Earlier this year it was announced that Sears at Woodland Mall is being replaced with high-end department store, Von Maur.

Details about that project have been released, along with information on other renovations planned for the Kentwood mall. 

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Gordmans Might Be Filing for Bankruptcy!

In the words of DJ Khaled: "Another one" or in the words of Queen: "Another one bites the dust."

Lately all we've been hearing about are stores closing or filing for bankruptcy and Gordmans could potentially be the latest one...

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‘To My Wife’s Boyfriend’ – Possibly The Weirdest Grand Rapids Missed Connection Yet

Most Craigslist missed connections are about people looking to find someone that they chatted up or just saw and were interested in. This recent one from Grand Rapids' Craigslist definitely isn't that, and it's super weird.

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