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Sleazy Car Dealer Part Deux – FBHW Segment 16

After last week's news story about Summer Lodewyk’s car purchase problems, there's an update with some good news! On today's Segment 16, the guys get the update from WOOD-TV.

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Gas Prices Surging At Record Pace
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If You Used Your Credit Card at this Gas Station in Grand Rapids, Check Your Statement!

Another credit card skimmer has been found in Grand Rapids.

WOOD-TV reports that the Mobil Gas Station on 248 Cherry St. SW discovered a skimmer device on one of their gas pumps...

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City Of Detroit Teeters On Bankruptcy As State Audits Its Finances
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Class Action Law Suit Aims To Stop Michigan From Suspending The Licenses Of The Working Poor

You pick up a couple of routine traffic tickets, but because you live week to week on your meager paycheck, you can't pay them immediately.

The state then suspends your license, which means you can't drive to work, which means you not only can't pay it off, you risk losing your job.

It's a vicious circle which has resulted in a class action lawsuit.

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Attention Service Industry! BarFly Ventures Is Hosting A Job Fair Today And Tomorrow

Love craft beer? Hate wearing uniforms? Looking for a new job? BarFly Ventures might have a new gig for you at one of their four Grand Rapids establishments...

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New ‘IT’ Trailer: Get to Know ‘The Losers’ Who’ll Confront Pennywise

Further notes on the perils of floating red balloons...

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No One Here is Innocent, Even the Cop – FBHW Segment 16

Today on Segment 16, the guys check out a story where a cop traded some farm equipment that turned out to be stolen. Sort of. One Guy had left it to be repaired but didn't want to pay for repairs, so Guy Two traded it to Guy Three, who repaired it and tried to sell it...when he was caught by Guy One.

Confused?

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No That’s Not Smoke, It’s a ‘Bug Tornado’ in Northern Michigan

There is probably a more scientific term for a sky blackened by a giant swarm of insects. But I'm going to call this a 'bug tornado.'

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Hudsonville Ice Cream Wants Your Help Coming Up with a New Flavor!

If you're an ice cream lover and you're from Michigan than chances are you've had Hudsonville Ice Cream. They're known for having flavors that are Michigan-inspired and now they need YOUR help creating a new one...

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Mother’s Day Brunch in Grand Rapids

Make this Mother's Day a delicious one with our guide to Mother's Day brunch in Grand Rapids!

Check out the best brunches in Grand Rapids and enjoy Mother's Day!

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Category: Food, Grand Rapids News
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Restore The Rapids Transition Of North Monroe Parking Lot Starts June 1st

Starting on June 1st, one of the first major sections of the Restore the Rapids transition begins along the riverfront. The North Monroe Parking Lot will be shutting down forever on Thursday, June 1st to begin its transformation into a green space...

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Grand Valley Football Player Donates Bone Marrow to Save a Life

If this doesn't tug at your heart a bit, I don't know what will, because this just shows that prayers can be answered in many ways, and this answer came in the form of a Grand Valley State University football player.

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MC Sports Closes All Their Stores For Good Sunday Evening

According to WOODTV, Sunday was the last day of business for MC Sports, from what employees told the news station.

In February, it was announced MC Sports would close all 66 of their stores after the company's bid for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection failed...

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