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Enough With The Big — Here’s The Smallest Venue At ArtPrize, A Post Office Box

This may be the year of BIG at ArtPrize, but there's a place downtown that may be the smallest venue at ArtPrize.

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Is There Too Much Art at ArtPrize? (Spoiler: NO!)

Too much art?

Is that a real question?

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Driver Cuts Across Five Lanes of Traffic on the S-Curve, Almost Hits Car [VIDEO]

Dashcam footage caught a white van cutting across 5 lanes of traffic from I-196 to get off at Pearl Street, nearly hitting a car.

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Police Say ‘Potentially Dangerous’ Suspect Has Likely Left the Area of Comstock Park

The suspect is described as an African American male weighing around 170 pounds. He was last seen wearing a gray shirt and jeans. He also has tattoos on his chin and neck.

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6 Grand Rapids-Inspired Halloween Costumes You Can Wear this Year

Think local this Halloween!

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ArtPrize is Back With an Opening Night Party at Rosa Parks Circle Tonight

Something for "Game of Thrones" and "Harry Potter" fans tonight!

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Michigan State Police Trooper Injured in Motorcycle Crash in Rockford Passes Away

The Michigan State Police released a statement Wednesday afternoon, stating that Tpr. Timothy O’Neill of the Rockford Post passed away due to injuries sustained in the crash.

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Kent County Sheriff’s Office Encourages Residents to Register With Smart911 So They Can Find You in An Emergency

When you call 911 from your cell phone, police only get a general idea of where you are. Since 82% of 911 calls in Kent County come from cell phones, police say it's a good idea for everyone to sign up for Smart911.

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Banned ArtPrize Artist Says He’s Hidden $100,000 In Grand Rapids (But There’s A Catch)

Let's face it, Artist SinGh (real name Gurmeh Singh), like a fly in the kitchen, can be annoying. Just ask anyone who tried to walk around his 'World's Largest Painting' stunt on Monroe Avenue a few years back. That stunt got him banned for life from ArtPrize.

But he loves attention, and this year, he's giving away $100,000 to get it.

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More Than 40 Vehicles Vandalized on Grand Rapids Northwest Side [VIDEO]

Police are investigating after more than 40 vehicles were vandalized on Grand Rapids northwest side early Monday.

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