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  • Art Garfunkel & more big names coming to Frauenthal Center

    There are so many gems in downtown Muskegon, but the one that shines the brightest is the Frauenthal Center with many big names hitting the stage for their 2018-19 season. Here’s just a sample of the big acts coming to the theater: Art Garfunkel– September 29 The Accidentals- December 8 The Nutcracker– December 15 Larry Joe Campbell & Friends– February 9, 2019 The Magic of Bill Blagg Live– March 1, 2019 Mega 80’s– May 18, 2019 Frauenthal Center is also home […]

  • Raise money for cancer grief programs at West Side Walk for Gilda’s Club

    Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids is encouraging people to be on the move by joining the fourth annual West Side Walk on Saturday. The walk is more than lacing up those sneakers for the 1.5 mile walk, it’s also a day of fun for the whole family to support a good cause. Lunch will be provided for registered walkers, and prizes will be given out to those who raise $100 or more for the cause. The money raised will go towards […]

  • Morning Buzz: 5 things to know for September 21

    1. Grand Rapids officials are making some changes to the recently introduced parking app, Motu. Some negative feedback has now lead to adjusting extended and fixed parking times. People can now end parking sessions whenever they want, pay by the minute, or restart the session. Users will also get expiration alerts directly from the app.   2. Walking down the aisle soon? Check out the Fall Bridal Show of Wets Michigan this weekend. The show kicks off at 5 p.m. […]

  • New park, Ottawa Sands, to open October 15

    Hikers, campers, fishers, or those just looking for a place to get closer to nature, there’s a new park opening soon where nature lovers can do all those things. It’s called Ottawa Sands, and Todd got the chance to get a sneak peek look at the property before it opens to the public in mid-October. The current official opening date is October 15. The efforts to improve the Ottawa Sands property are a shining example of the types of wildlife […]

  • GR Coffee Week kicks off Sept. 24-30

    Grab a nice hot brew while looking at all the beautiful pieces of ArtPrize 10 during GR Coffee Week, starting September 24. National Coffee Day falls on September 29, but GR Now is celebrating for a whole week! GR Coffee Week will feature coffee shops, local places to get coffee foods and treats, and tickets to try more than 16 coffee shop locations all around downtown Grand Rapids. Plus, since it’s ArtPrize, many of these coffee shops will have art […]

  • Call Plummers Waste Group for your septic needs

    Septic problems stink, but don’t be the one that finds out the hard way. Before the you-know-what hits the fan, call the experts at Plummers Waste Group. Plummers Waste Group offers the following services: Residential and commercial septic services Septic line and tank replacement Grease trap services Preventative maintenance Water jetting/ cable service In addition to the above services, they have a answering service available 24/7, so there will be someone to help when there are questions or problems. Mention […]

  • Win a mini-fridge in our “Operation Challenge”

    Get ready for Heart Stopping Monday nights on Fox 17 with “911” and the season premiere of “The Resident” on September 24. In honor of those shows, one lucky winner could win a mini-fridge, along with assorted drinks to keep you hydrated while you watch. So how do you win? On Monday, September 24, Leigh Ann and Todd will play a game of Operation live on the show! All you need to do is click here and pick who you […]

  • Stock up on kids’ items at GRMoMs Semi-Annual Sale

    Thousands of gently used and new items for the kids will be up for grabs this weekend at the semi-annual Grand Rapids Mothers of Multiples Sale. GRMoMs is a local group for mothers of multiple children like twins or triplets. The sale features everything a mother could need from her child like apparel, toys, cribs, and so much more. There will be a pre-sale for pregnant moms on Thursday, then on Saturday most items will be half-off. The sale will […]

  • Morning Buzz: 5 things to know for September 20

    1. Want to make some extra money? Apply to work on election day, November 6, for midterm. The city of Grand Rapids is looking for people to help make sure everything runs smoothly. To qualify, you must be a U.S. citizen and at least 16. Employees would also have to attend a training session, and be willing to work from 6 a.m. until 8 p.m. on Election day. Payment is between $150 and $175 the day of, plus paid training. […]