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Jukeboxes Were Once Manufactured in Grand Rapids

There was a time when jukeboxes were made in Grand Rapids, Michigan!

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Alfred Angelo Will Not Refund Any More Brides After Bankruptcy Filing

Bad news for brides.

Almost a month after filing for bankruptcy and unexpectedly shutting down its stores, Alfred Angelo has said that they will not be refunding any more customers...

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Whitecaps Near Midwest League Record For Shutouts

It has been a phenomenal season for the West Michigan Whitecaps. The spirited youngsters won the first half Midwest League title, securing a playoff berth, and they're on pace to win the second half as well.

But the pitching staff has been whitewashing opponents at a rate not seen since 1974.

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HBO Hack Was Seven Times Bigger Than Sony’s, FBI Now Involved

Hacking scandals are everywhere these days, and a recent HBO attack that allegedly leaked Game of Thrones scripts and several comedy episodes may be bigger than feared. Sources say the data extends to many more times what Sony suffered in 2014, and is now being investigated by the FBI.

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Kent County Sheriff Searching For Man Suspected of Robbing Several Area Businesses

The Kent County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating 33-year-old Jacob Abraham Savickas who has been involved in a crime spree in West Michigan and Indiana...

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Independent Bank on Grand Rapids’ NE Side Robbed

The Grand Rapids Police Department is responding to a bank robbery that occurred around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Independent Bank located near the corner of Fuller Ave...

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The Internet is Freaking Out Over This Senior Dog Up For Adoption in West Michigan

13-year-old Winifred, a Maltese/shihtzu mix up for adoption in West Michigan, has everyone on the Internet suffering from a little bit of dog-fever...

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Grand Rapids Griffins Jersey Design Contest Returns

What if the Grand Rapids Griffins existed in the '80s? What would their uniforms look like?

If you have an idea, you can enter this year's Griffs jersey design contest.

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Help Us Find West Michigan’s Favorite Food Truck

We're on the hunt for West Michigan's Favorite Food Truck, and we need your help! Nominate your favorite food truck and they could be named West Michigan's favorite.

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Legendary Notre Dame Coach Parseghian Passes Away

One of college football's all-time great coaches, Ara Parseghian, died early Wednesday morning at the age of 94.

After a successful run at Northwestern, Parseghian left Evanston for South Bend to coach the University of Notre Dame in 1964...

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Which Other Michigan Park Or Landmark Would You Like To See On A Quarter? [Poll]

In 2010 the US Mint started to issue quarter dollar coins that featured National Parks and other National Sites as part of the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program...

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Fire at Shopping Center in Grandville [Photos]

Drivers on Ivanrest and 44th Street in Grandville witnessed smoke coming from a nearby business shortly before 3p.m. on Tuesday.

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