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New Movies Include ‘Fantasic Four’ and ‘The Gift’ [Video]

This weekend's new releases include a blockbuster reboot, Academy Award winning actors and a film for kids.

Watch full trailers of all of this weekend's new releases and see Grand Rapids showtimes.

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Watch the Best Moments From Jon Stewart’s Final ‘Daily Show’

Jon Stewart said goodbye to The Daily Show last night in equal parts star-studded and quiet, personal fashion as former correspondents like Steve Carell, Stephen Colbert, John Oliver and Olivia Munn returned to pay their respects, while Bruce Springsteen closed out the slow with a performance — at Stewart’s request — of his 1999 song “The Land of Hopes and Dreams” and, for his fellow New Jerseyan, “Born to Run”.

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Michigan Mom Seeks Birthday Wishes for Teen Son Spending Birthday in the Hospital

David Deaton is a 13-year-old from Howell, Mich. In a few days, he'll have surgery to repair the hole in his ear that’s causing partial hearing loss on his left side, the Detroit Free Press reports. David has already had several surgeries to repair a cleft lip and palate.

With his 14th birthday approaching, David's mom, Heather Deaton, is asking for birthday cards for her son.

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Kitchen in one of the studio apartments at The Morton
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A Look Inside Downtown Grand Rapids’ Newest Apartments Inside The Morton [Photos]

The building has stood at the corner of Monroe Center and Ionia for 92 years, and from the outside, looks the same. But, the look inside of The Morton is definitely not old fashioned.

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Grand Rapids Police Have Identified Suspects in Assault Video

UPDATE: GRPD said in a press release they have arrested five suspects in connection with the assault: four juveniles and one 17-year-old.

Earlier this week, police asked for the public's help identifying the people caught on video in an assault downtown Grand Rapids.

GRPD is now saying they have identified several of the attackers, WZZM-13 reports.

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Producer Joe Blasts the Airhorn on Live TV [Video]

This morning, we were talking about a meth lab that was found in a Cedar Rapids Taco Bell bathroom. But what the folks from ZZM didn't know was that Producer Joe had conspired with their producers and snuck into the building and set up the airhorn. So, right in the middle of the segment, while live on TV, Joe let that thing blast!

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$1 Million Lottery Ticket Sold in Grand Rapids Expired Today

Someone just lost out on $1 million dollars...

If you bought Mega Millions lottery ticket at CVS on 28th Street and Eastern Avenue a year ago and forgot to check your ticket... oh man, you might just want to stop reading, because it's too late!

According to Fox 17  a million dollar winner was sold at the Grand Rapids' CVS Pharmacy on Aug. 5,  2014. The ticket holder had until 4:45 p.m. today (Aug. 5, 2015) to claim their winnings.

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White Flame Brewing’s Hooterville Wheat

White Flame Brewing Co.
Address: 5234 36th Avenue, Hudsonville, MI 49426
Website: http://whiteflamebrewing.com/
Telephone: (616) 209-5098
Hours: Monday-Wednesday, 4 p.m.-midnight; Friday-Saturday, noon-midnight

Hootervill

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Photo Courtesy of Becky Connor Robirds via Facebook
Photo Courtesy of Becky Connor Robirds via Facebook
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Missing Middleville Teen Found

Haily VanderHeide has been missing since Monday, July 27, 2015. She was last seen at her home in Middleville on July 27 at 12:00 a.m.

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Free Beer and Hot Wings Dedicate the GRD Mapes Law Studios [Video]

Today was the official ribbon cutting ceremony for the GRD Mapes Law Studio here in Grand Rapids, and the Free Beer and Hot Wings guys had Dr. Mapes in the studio to talk about his bad investing strategy, his bankrupty law practice, and seek help for 50 Cent.

You get to see the famous Mapes bow tie in all its glory, learn about some atrocious bankruptcy problems, and even watch the scissor fail to cut the ribbon at the big moment!

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Grand Rapids Police Asking For Help Identifying Suspects in Assault Video

Police need help identifying a group of people who attacked another man downtown Grand Rapids.

Wood-TV 8 reports that the assault happened Tuesday, July 28, around 10:15 p.m. near Monroe Avenue and Louis Street, close to Rosa Parks Circle.

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Grand Rapids Named One of the Most Affordable Cities for Singles by Finance Website

Good news for singles in GR!

According to finance website, GOBankingRates, Grand Rapids comes in at No. 3 on its list of 15 Most Affordable Cities for Singles.

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