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Pearl Street Construction Starts Monday Downtown Grand Rapids

Ah, road construction season! Repairs and updates are coming to a busy street downtown Grand Rapids and will continue through August. The project comes after Michigan's rejection of proposal 1 this past week, which would have raised sales tax to pay for road improvement.

WZZM-13 reports that repairs on Pearl Street by U.S. 131 are scheduled to start Monday, May 11, if the weather allows. 

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Caledonia High School Students Challenge Conan O’Brien in ‘Fan Correction’ Segment

Sounds like the kids at Caledonia High School know their science!

A group of students appeared Conan O'Brien's Show Wednesday night to challenge the show on an astrological issue. The mistake, they say, happens every night on the show. 

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Reported Naked Intruder in Grand Rapids Home Turns out to be Daughter’s Boyfriend

"Sir, what's your emergency?"

"There's some naked dude in my house."

I'd have loved to witness that exchange between a Grand Rapids dad and police officers-- And see the reactions when everyone learns that the nude "intruder" was actually the boyfriend of the homeowner's daughter.

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Grand Rapids’ Motorcyclist vs Cyclist Confrontation Caught on Camera [Video]

Grand Rapids has taken a lot of steps in past years to become a more bicycle-friendly city. A group of bike riders in Eastown on Wednesday, reportedly did not feel that love coming from a motorcyclist, who they claim became angry and caused a collision.

The altercation between the motorcyclist and the bicyclists was caught on camera and posted to Reddit and YouTube.

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Three Michigan Towns in the Running for Outside Magazine’s ‘Best Town Ever’ Contest

 

Outside Magazine, a periodical about travel, adventure, health, and getting outdoors and having fun, is searching for the best town in the U.S.

Saugatuck, Detroit, and Bellaire have made it to the top 64 in their 2015 Best Town Ever contest!

Cast your vote to keep these Michigan towns in the running!

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Naked Woman Arrested After Driving Wrong Way on US-127

It's been a while since we've had a "naked person doing weird stuff" story in Michigan.

At least it's nicer weather for these nudists than it was for the naked folks caught strolling down roads this past winter?

The Mt. Pleasant Morning Sun reports that a 23-year-old woman was arrested in Clare County after driving the wrong way on a highway and leading police on a chase. 

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West Michigan Election Day Results – May 5, 2015

Today, Michigan voters decided if the state sales tax would be increased from six percent to seven percent.

Voters in Byron Township, Caledonia, East Grand Rapids, Forest Hills, Grand Haven, Hudsonville, Kentwood, West Ottawa and other communities also had issues on the ballot.

Results are in.

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Grand Rapids Bus Driver, Teen Charged in Fight [Video]

Last week a fight that quickly escalated between a Rapid bus driver and a 15-year-old was caught on camera.

WZZM-13 reports that charges have been filed against the two females.

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Cranker’s Restaurant & Brewery’s The Professor IPA

Cranker's Restaurant & Brewery
Address: 454 68th Street SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Website: http://www.crankersbrewery.com/
Telephone: (616) 827-1919
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-10 p.m.; Friday-Saturday,

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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

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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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