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Elk Brewing’s ESB

Elk Brewing
Address: 700 Wealthy St. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Website: http://elkbrewing.com/
Telephone: (616) 238-5227
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 3 p.m - 12 a.m.; Friday - Saturday 11 a.m. - 2 a.m; Sunday, noon - 11 p.m.

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Elk Brewing's Beer of the Mont

Big Lake Brewing
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Big Lake Brewing’s White IPA

Big Lake Brewing
Address: 977 Butternut Avenue, Suite #4, Holland, Michigan 49424
Website: http://biglakebrewing.com/
Telephone: (616) 796-8888
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 5 p.m - 10 p.m.; Friday, 5 p.

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U-M Grads Spontaneously Singing Fight Song at Party is Awesome

It's graduation season and that means graduation parties. Lot's of letting loose and celebrating finally being done with school!

These University of Michigan graduates did something unexpected and awesome at a party over the weekend.

They suddenly broke into an amazing rendition of the school's fight song! 

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75-Year-Old Man Arrested in Shooting Death of 74-Year-Old Woman in Kalamazoo County

Early Monday morning a 74-year-old woman was found shot in Kalamazoo County.

Fox 17 reports that a 75-year-old man was arrested for the crime.

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West Michigan Earthquake Strikes During Pastor’s Nepal Relief Sermon

Where were you around 12:25p.m. Saturday? Did you feel a weird rumbling/ quaking?

I've heard some interesting tales of what people thought it was-- a car accident, odd thunder on an otherwise gorgeous and sunny day, houseguests wrestling in another room (this comes from my little brother who's 24, for which that would be a totally normal thing).

Turns out, it was an actual earthquake here in West Michigan.

And that moment was caught on tape at a church in Paw Paw, where a pastor was giving a sermon on donating to the Nepal earthquake relief fund.

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West Michigan Experiences Saturday Afternoon Earthquake

Did you feel your house shake early Saturday afternoon? Turns out you're not alone. The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has confirmed that what we felt while sitting and binge-watching Netflix was, in fact. an earthquake. 

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Former Tenant Confesses to 2007 Slaying of Grand Rapids’ Janna Kelly [Video]

A woman who rented a house from Janna Kelly has admitted to killing her in December 2007 and leaving her body in an Ottawa County field.

WZZM-13 reports Robin Lynn Root, 52, was arrested Monday, April 27, in Kent County and Tuesday was formally charged with murder.

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Detroit Red Wings’ Marek Zidlicky Out for Game 7 Due to Head Injury

The Red Wings will take the ice against the Tampa Bay Lightning for Game 7 Wednesday night without two of their best and most experienced defensemen.

Marek Zidlicky experienced concussion-like symptoms following Game 6, and it's now been officially announced that he'll be on the sidelines for Game 7 along with the suspended Niklas Kronwall

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Grand Rapids Stays in the Running as Possible Stop on Five Finger Death Punch + Papa Roach Fall Tour– Cast Your Vote!

We're getting closer to bringing Papa Roach, Five Finger Death Punch, In This Moment and From Ashes to New to GR!

Recently the bands announced an upcoming fall tour-- with all the stops determined by fans! Each week, the top voted cities move on the next round.

Grand Rapids has made it to Round Two!

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Microbrewery May be Moving into Former Furniture Store in Grand Rapids’ Creston Business District

A former furniture showroom in Grand Rapids' Creston Business District may be getting new life as a  two-story microbrewery.

According to MLive Media Group/ The Grand Rapids Press, Scott Schultz and Vincent Lambert are seeking to open a brewery, restaurant, and live entertainment venue at the old DeKorne Furniture storefront at 1504 Plainfield Ave. NE.

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Michigan’s Silver Lake Makes List of Top U.S. Beach Towns

Beach season is almost upon us! Thank. Goodness.

We've got so many beautiful beaches in Michigan, I'm actually kind of surprised only one made Huffington Post's lists of America's Best Beach Towns. I mean, if it were up to me, all eight of the destinations on the list would be in Michigan...

But, growing up along the shore of Lake Michigan, maybe I'm just a little biased.

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Detroit Tigers Great Kirk Gibson Diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease

Gibson, 57, is in his first season back with the Tigers organization as one of Fox Sports Detroit's analysts. He hasn't been part of a broadcast since Opening Day, though.

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