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Mayor Bliss Is Looking For GR Teens In Grades 9-12 To Join The Mayor’s Youth Council

We’re always talking about getting involved with the community around us, but sometimes it’s hard to know what to do or how to get started. Well if you are or have kids between 9th and 12th grade, maybe they’d like to join the Mayor’s Youth Council.

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Shooting Outside The Orbit Room Leaves GRPD Looking For Suspect

WZZM13 reports that 3 people were left recovering after being shot outside the Orbit Room in Grand Rapids after a fight broke out around 2:30 am Sunday morning.

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ArtPrize STEAM Village Includes 3D Printing, Virtual Reality, Robots and More

It's for adults too!

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Grand Rapids’ Area Treasure Hunt For $5k Underway

If you're good solving puzzles, and are looking for a challenge that could score you, $5k... then this is your thing!

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MOVE Systems is MOVE-ing Their Manufacturing from China to Grand Rapids

MOVE Systems, a company that makes eco-friendly mobile food carts, and other food service equipment, is making a $13 million investment in Grand Rapids! They're bringing their manufacturing to Walker, from China, which also brings jobs!

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Grand Rapids Barstillery Announces Grand Re-Opening

We talk enough about local businesses closing, that it’s nice to highlight a business that is actually celebrating a re-grand opening!

Back on July 24th, Flat Lander’s Bar, at 855 Michigan St...

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Jukeboxes Were Once Manufactured in Grand Rapids

There was a time when jukeboxes were made in Grand Rapids, Michigan!

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Another Long Standing Grand Rapids Restaurant Announces It’s Closing

Another west side Grand Rapids restaurant is closing after 39 years of business.  The owners of Shawmut Inn, on the corner of Collindale and Lake Michigan Dr...

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Storms, Fishing, and Grand Rapids Whitewater – FBHW Segment 16

Today on Segment 16, the guys talk about some crazy storms, fishing for giant salmon, and then check out a story about the people who are working on getting the Grand Rapids back to being actually rapid.

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The West Side Duthler’s Family Food Store Will Be Closing In A Few Weeks

With the good news of new development, comes the bad news of a staple along Bridge Street NW in Grand Rapids closing their doors.

The Duthler’s Family Food Store will be closing August 18th...

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Comedian Bill Burr Gave Grand Rapids 9 Minutes Of Love On His Podcast

Comedian Bill Burr spent almost 9 minutes the other day on his podcast, "The Monday Morning Podcast with Bill Burr",  talking about how great we are in Grand Rapids… well, he bounced around on a bunch of topics, but the most part was about a recent trip to G...

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Grand Rapids Makes Outside Magazine’s ‘Best Towns Ever 2017’ List

Outside Magazine, a mag about travel, adventure, health, and getting outdoors and having fun, has put together a list of the best towns in America.

Grand Rapids made it into the 25 Best Towns of 2017!

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