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Grand Rapids Named One of the Most Affordable Cities for Singles by Finance Website

Good news for singles in GR!

According to finance website, GOBankingRates, Grand Rapids comes in at No. 3 on its list of 15 Most Affordable Cities for Singles.

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$1 Million Lottery Ticket Sold in Grand Rapids Expires Wednesday

Did you buy a Mega Millions lottery ticket at CVS on 28th Street and Eastern Avenue about a year ago?

Check your ticket!

Fox 17 reports that a million dollar winner was sold at the Grand Rapids' CVS Pharmacy on Aug. 5,  2014. The ticket holder has until Wednesday (Aug. 5, 2015) to claim their winnings!

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90,000 Michigan Residents Lose Power After Sunday Storms [Video]

Severe weather Sunday night,-- high winds, lightning, heavy rain, and hail in some areas-- left behind damages and power outages across Michigan.

Throughout the state, 90,000 Consumer's Energy customers were left without power after Sunday's storms, WZZM-13 reports.

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Gravel Bottom Craft Brewery’s Java Monster

Gravel Bottom Craft Brewery & Supply
Address: 418 Ada Drive, Ada, MI 49357
Website: Gravel Bottom Craft Brewery & Supply
Telephone: (616) 920-7398
Hours: Tuesday-Thursday, 2 p.m.-11 p.m.; Friday-Sa

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$2,700 in Blueberries Stolen From Farm Near South Haven [Video]

South Haven, home to the National Blueberry Festival, is missing $2,700 of it's prized berries.

WZZM-13 reports that the blueberries were stolen late Tuesday or early Wednesday morning from a farm on 16th Avenue near South Haven.

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Minor League Baseball Team Hosts ‘Appliance Race’ Between Innings [Video]

Minor league sporting events are always good for entertainment. While the caliber of play on the field may not be up to par with the big leagues, these teams usually shine at providing an entertaining experience for the fans. West Michigan's hometown team, the West Michigan Whitecaps, is no different!

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Grand Rapids Named One of the 13 Best Beer Cities in U.S. By Travel Website

Beer City USA has done it again!

Swiftly, a website dedicated to all things travel, has name Grand Rapids one of the 13 Greatest U.S. Beer Cities!

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Grand Rapids Man and His Dog Use Poopy Packages to Get Revenge on Thieves [Video]

Thieves stealing mail on Grand Rapids' West Side got a real surprise: packages full of dog poop.

Fox 17 reports that GR resident Keith Brown had had enough of scum bags robbing front porches in his neighborhood, so he enlisted the help of his Pit Bull Bella for some payback. 

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Two Grand Rapids Hot Dog Joints Make Top 40 in U.S. List

Firstly, Happy National Hot Dog Day!

Secondly, let's celebrate with some of the great hot dogs we have here in Grand Rapids!

Both Jonny B’z Dogs & More and Yesterdog have made Foursquare's top 40 list of America's Best Hot Dog Joints.

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Gas Station in Wyoming Has Second Cheapest Gas in U.S. Today

You might want to fill up that tank today!

The Family Fare in Wyoming at 28th Street and Burlingame Avenue SW, is currently the second cheapest gas station in the country!

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Founders Brewing Co. Named Best Craft Brewery in Michigan by Thrillist

The craft beer and good times were flowing at GRD's summer craft beer festival America On Tap on Saturday! One of the many fantastic breweries at the fest just got some awesome recognition!

It's another win for Beer City USA! Grand Rapids' Founders Brewing Co. has been named the No. 1 craft brewery in the state by Thrillist!

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New Scams Popping Up Around West Michigan

The Ionia County Sheriff's Office took to Facebook today to warn residents about a few scams that have popped up in the area recently.

One scam involves an "unmarked" police vehicle, while another involves extortion and compromising photos. 

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