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West Michigan Fireworks Recall

If you bought fireworks at two West Michigan stores to celebrate our nation’s birth, you should check them out before setting them off. The fireworks were sold at GS Fireworks in Wyoming & Bill’s Fireworks in Ionia. For the info on the recall of fireworks at Bill’s Fireworks, TAP HERE. For the info on the…MORE

Beth Chapman Dead At 51

Beth Chapman, the wife of Dog the Bounty Hunter’s Duane “Dog” Chapman, died on Wednesday (June 26) after fighting for her life in a Hawaii hospital. She was 51. On Wednesday morning, Dog took to Twitter to share his farewell to his wife. “It’s 5:32 in Hawaii, this is the time she would wake up…MORE

Driverless Shuttles Coming to Grand Rapids In July

May Mobility is expected to launch four autonomous shuttles in downtown Grand Rapids by late July. The startup will roll out the six-seat vehicles on a 3.2-mile downtown bus route in the city. The one-year pilot program was announced in September. The shuttles are already being tested in anticipation of the formal launch, according to…MORE

Women Hospitalized After Trying To Vacuum Periods

Two women were hospitalized after using a vacuum to make their menstrual periods end sooner. A Seattle nurse claimed the desperate women, ages 19 and 23, went into shock this week after attempting a decades-old technique known as a menstrual extraction. “Ladies… Please stop using your vacuum hose to end your period early,” the nurse…MORE

Free Summer Meals In Grand Rapids

The Grand Rapids Public Schools Nutrition Services Department will be sponsoring the USDA funded Summer Meals program this summer in locations throughout the city. Meals are available beginning this week at the Kroc Center and other locations on June 10th. TAP HERE or see below for specific start times. This is a great opportunity for…MORE

Get Smashing In Byron Center Rage Room

  Via 13 On Your Side: GRAND RAPID, Mich. – Break, smash and blow off some steam at West Michigan’s only rage room. Break Room Therapy is located in Byron Center and is a place where people can release some pent up emotions. Owners, Dawn Levian and her husband David, say the rage room is a…MORE

Should Hemp & CBD Be Allowed At Fulton St. Farmers Market?

A Whitecloud man was denied the ability to sell hemp and CBD items at the Fulton Street Farmers Market. He’s now started an online petition to get the policy changed for the summer.  Sean Duffy is the owner of Rising Moon Farms in White Cloud, a Michigan based craft Industrial Hemp/CBD company. TAP HERE to…MORE

Kentwood Winery Hiring June 4th & 5th

Via 13 On Your Side KENTWOOD, Mich. – Looking to break into the wine industry? Today may be the day. Coopers Hawk Winery and Restaurant is opening it’s first West Michigan location in Kentwood. It will be located at 4515 28th St. SE, inside the former Paulina’s Mexican Restaurant. On Tuesday, June 4, the winery…MORE

Ada Coffee Shop To Employ Disabled

Via GoFundMe: The non-profit coffee shop called Brody’s Be Cafe. This coffee shop will employ teens and adults with various special needs. This non-profit needs funding support! Any funds that are given toward the coffee shop will be donated directly to the Down syndrome Association of West Michigan, if the project doesn’t launch. Help support…MORE