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Wood TV 8 via YouTube
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Grand Rapids 911 Call Center is Hiring [VIDEO]

Looking for job that's meaningful and helps the community? The Grand Rapids 911 Call Center is hiring.

Wood TV 8 reports that the City of Grand Rapids is looking to add two or three emergency communications operators to its full-time staff; Five part-time positions are open too.

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$70 Off Dog Adoptions at Humane Society of West Michigan This Weekend

If you've been been thinking about adding a furry, four-legged member to your family-- this is the weekend to do it!

The Humane Society of West Michigan is offering $70 off adoption for dogs 5 months and older, Fox 17 reports.

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Grandwich/DowntownGR
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Blue Dog Tavern Claims 2017 Grandwich Title

The best new sandwich in Grand Rapids is the Juicy Johnny, a loving tribute to the West Side dreamed up by the chefs at the Blue Dog Tavern.

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Hire A Dork for Your Dirty Work – FBHW Segment 16

Today on Segment 16, the guys check out a hilarious news story about a Grand Rapids man who will do your dirty work for you! All you have to do is go to his website, pay him, and tell him what you want. He'll dump your significant other, fire someone, and do other unpleasant tasks for you. As long as it's out of the sunlight.

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Midwest Properties of Michigan
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5 Cheapest Homes with Pools for Sale in Grand Rapids

It's that time of year when all you want to do is hang out poolside, cocktail in hand, and soak up some sun. But we don't all have pools... or friends with pools whose houses we can invite ourselves over to...

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Creative Commons via Wikipedia
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Was This The Beginning Of the End For Hot’n’Now?

For me, when Hot'n'Now emerged on the fast food scene in Michigan in the '80s, it's beauty was in its simple menu -- burgers, fries, drinks -- nothing else.

And then came an expanded menu, and soon they were gone.

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‘Game of Thrones’ Reveals Jorah’s ‘Stormborn’ Letter, Greyscale Cure and More

Game of Thrones knows how much its fans will analyze and decode every production detail, and occasionally saves us the trouble. Get a closer look at all the written props this week, revealing the extent of Jorah’s love for Dany, and a greyscale cure that involves … olive oil?

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35 Oakes St. SE/ Google
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French-Inspired Restaurant Coming to Downtown Grand Rapids

While there seem to be lots of restaurants closing in Grand Rapids, new ones are popping up to replace them.

The Grand Rapids Business Journal reports that developers plan to open New Hotel Mertens restaurant and bar at 35 Oakes Street downtown Grand Rapids. 

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Muskegon Michigan/Facebook
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5 Cool Things You Can Do In Muskegon This Summer

The other day I was talking to a friend about things to do before summer is over and she said she couldn’t afford a huge trip, so I started searching things close to Grand Rapids, within an hour drive or so, and was surprised at how many things popped up in Muskegon...

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Cast Of AMC's "Low Winter Sun" Q&A With Art House Convergence
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Ann Arbor Is Still The Nation’s Most Educated City, And Grand Rapids Makes The Top 100

Ann Arbor was rated the country's smartest city by the economic web site WalletHub, well ahead of East Lansing and Columbus.

Go Blue with your high IQ!!

And where was Grand Rapids in the ratings? We did very well...for us...

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Michigan Supreme Court Rules You Can Get A DUI In Your Private Driveway

After three years of appeals, the Supreme Court finally issued a ruling on The People of the State of Michigan v Gino Robert Rea, a man who was arrested in his driveway for drunk driving...

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Intersection of Leonard and Fuller to Close For One Month Beginning July 31

Bad news, Grand Rapids drivers. Your commute is about to get a little more difficult if it takes you through the area of Leonard St. and Fuller Ave...

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