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courtesy of Rachel Snyder
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Rachel from Grand Rapids Is On Jeopardy TONIGHT!!!

Someone from Grand Rapids will be on Jeopardy tonight!

I happened to come across a post bragging that a lady’s sister-in-law would be on Jeopardy tonight (which comes on at 7:30 pm on WWMT 3 and 10:30 on CW7 – or channel 17 on Comcast...

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‘Dog Friendly’ Patios Around Grand Rapids

Summer’s almost here and we want to spend as much time as we can with our friends and family… including the furry family members! We totally understand...

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Rob Sparks/Townsquare Media
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GR Residents Can Recycle That Old Tube-Style Television For Free For A Limited Time

 

I’m so excited to come across this gem on MLive, especially since the dinosaur above sits in my office and you can’t just “throw it away” anymore.

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Grand Rapids Police Department/Facebook
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GR Police Find AR-15 Rifle in House After Stand Off On Northwest Side

I still believe the west side is a great area to live, but lately, it’s also it’s been a bit of a scary area to live.

Fox17 is reporting that Sunday night just after 7:00 pm, police were called to the area of Leonard and Davis with a report of a lady pointing a “long gun” at some people who were arguing; so police arrested her...

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Chimp Throws Poop And Hits Grandma Right In The Nose

Sorry grandma but this is hilarious!!!! A chimp throws poop and hits a grandma right in the face! You gotta see this to believe it!

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City Council Passes License for the Barking Boutique

At a city council meeting on Monday night, many people showed up to protest the new Barking Boutique that may be opening in Grandville. This store is set to sell designer puppies for thousands of dollars...

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More Grand Rapids Construction – FBHW Segment 16

Today on Segment 16, the guys talk about how Grand Rapids continues to grow and expand, with lots of construction downtown and all around the area.

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John Mason/TSM
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This Grand Rapids Building Is The Stuff Fairy Tale Are Made Of

This unique building in the Eastown neighborhood of Grand Rapids looks like one of J.R.R. Tolkien's Hobbits lives in it.

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Another Celebrity Was Spotted in Grand Rapids Thursday Night

Normally, I'm not one of those people that's stalking around looking for people who might be celebrities. Half the time, I don't even know who these people are, so I'm not thinking about it. Like last night...I was heading to my car around 10:30 last night, and right there in front of me was a celebrity I not only recognized, but like!

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Grand Rapids is Ranked as a Great St. Patrick’s Party City

Wallethub does a lot of studies on cities and they always have Grand Rapids scored well in their results, which we love. They've done another study on the best cities for celebrating St. Patrick's Day, and guess what? We're in the top 20! Because we're awesome!

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Grand Rapids Clamping Down on Crazy Pet People – FBHW Segment 16

Heads up, crazy pet people! Your days of simply welcoming every stray into your home could be coming to a close. The city is looking to place a cap on the number of pets you can have in your home.

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Byron Clute via Facebook
Byron Clute via Facebook
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Grand Rapids Westsiders Watch Out, Someone Wants In Your Car

If you live in the Richmond Park/Alpine & Leonard area (or just, on the West side of GR), heads up:  Someone wants in your car!

Friday morning around 5:30am, I was awoken (or is it, I awoke?).....

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