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What Are the Curfew Laws for Minors in Grand Rapids?

As school is out and kids may be staying out later, Grand Rapids Police want to remind everyone of the city's curfew ordinances.

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What in the World is This Giant Bug We Found in Downtown Grand Rapids?

Is it Mothra? We think it might be Mothra.

I was walking out of the building this morning, minding my own business, when something caught my eye...

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Kids Can Get Free Lunches at the Grand Rapids Public Library This Summer!

To ensure no kid goes hungry, the Grand Rapids Public Library will be offering free lunches this summer to kids 18 and under.

According to their Facebook post, lunches will be available on Tuesday's from 11:30 a...

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Oscar Mayer Weinermobile Visiting West Michigan

I was driving down US-131 this morning and saw the Oscar Mayer Weinermobile! It is back in the area for the next couple of days.

This 27 foot, hotdog on wheels is quite the vehicle to see in person. They will even let you stick your head inside to see the interior! You can catch the Weinermobile at various Meijer stores.

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One of Grand Rapids’ Most Popular Food Trucks Destroyed By Fire

Bad news for fans of the Daddy Pete's BBQ food truck at events around West Michigan. Sadly, the food truck, which is relatively new for the business, caught fire and was completely destroyed Wednesday...

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Grand Rapids has Strongest Job Prospects in the Country

Last week's ManpowerGroup Employment Outlook Survey ranked the country's 100 largest metropolitan areas after surveying 11,000 employers.

The results show Grand Rapids has the strongest net employment outlook for July, August and September of 2017.

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Uber Drivers in West Michigan Could Soon Be Accepting Tips

Have you heard about this yet?  Uber has decided that they will start allowing tips, as part of the company’s "180 days of Change".

Recently the company has gotten a lot of bad press because of the culture of the company, of which recently saw the departure of CEO Travis Kalanick, who’s taking an extended amount of time away from Uber, the company he founded...

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Another One Bites the Dust – Mandarin Chinese Restaurant on 28th St. Closes

This is something we've been seeing a lot lately, and we're not okay with it - restaurants closing all around Grand Rapids.

Today we learned that Mandarin Chinese Restaurant on 28th St...

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Grand Rapids Cosplay Artist to Compete on ‘Big Brother 19′

CBS has announced the list of Houseguests for Season 19 of Big Brother.

21-year-old Ramses Soto of Grand Rapids has made the cut!

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West Michigan Chalk Art Festival is This Weekend

The 2017 West Michigan Chalk Art Festival is Friday and Saturday in Byron Center.

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