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Chick-fil-A Embattled In Controversy Over Anti-Gay Marriage Remarks
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Chick-fil-A Location on East Beltline Denied Over Drive-Thru

The Grand Rapids Planning Commission voted unanimously Thursday to deny the request to build a Chick-fil-A on land formerly occupied by Fajita Republic on the East Beltline, just north of Knapp's Corner.

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Police Seeking Suspects Who Shot at Each Other Across a Busy Kentwood Street

The shooting occurred near Horrocks on Breton Rd. just before 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14. Two young black men were on opposite sides of the street when they began shooting at each other.

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Appraisal Fair in Muskegon on Saturday

Do you have antiques, jewelry, artwork or other collectibles you would like to get a quick appraisal estimate on?

Saturday brings an opportunity to get a professional appraisal for $15.

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Haunted GR: The Wealthy Street Ghost [Photos]

This is a relatively new phenomenon in the oeuvre of Grand Rapids ghosts. It first appears online in 2015 and revolves around a little boy who likes nail polish.

So I decided to investigate the story of the Wealthy Street Ghost.

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Jimmy John’s in Grand Rapids is Having $1 Subs Today!

Jimmy John's on 629 Michigan Street NE is having their grand opening today (Thursday) so to celebrate they are selling $1 subs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Western Michigan v Illinois
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Computer Simulation Says WMU Football is Team Most Likely to go Undefeated

A computer simulation says no college football team in the country has a better chance to go undefeated than Western Michigan University.

It's not even close.

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Active Shooter Situation Training Offered in Ottawa County Next Week

Next week West Michigan residents can learn about responding to active shooter situations from authorities in Ottawa County.

The class, Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events, is October 18, 6 to 8:30p.m. inside the Main Conference Room at the Ottawa County Fillmore Complex in West Olive. 

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People are Already Camped Outside of Chick-fil-A in Lansing [Video]

Chick-fil-A in Lansing is the first stand-alone restaurant to open in Michigan Thursday, October 13 and people have been camped out since 6 a.m. Wednesday.

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GVSU Celebrates Native American Heritage

Grand Valley State University's annual Native American Heritage Celebration runs for the next several weeks with discussions, films and more.

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Sean Phillips Acquitted of First Degree Murder Charges in ‘Baby Kate’ Case

A judge has acquitted Sean Phillips of first-degree murder charges in the case of the disappearance of his daughter 'Baby Kate'.

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You Could Perform in the Detroit Lions Halftime Show on Thanksgiving Day!

Calling all performers! Your time to shine is on Thanksgiving Day at the Detroit Lions game.

The team is currently looking for anyone who is a cheerleader, dancer or performer of any kind to take the field Thursday, November 24th and show off what they have...

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Fat Johnny’s Closes Downtown, Early Bird To Move In

If you're craving Philly cheesesteaks for lunch downtown, your best option just closed. Fat Johnny's shuttered its doors over the weekend after a little over three years in the location.

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