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Street Eats GR Grand Opening This Weekend

The food truck trend is on the rise and Grand Rapids is fully embracing it! Street Eats GR is opening this weekend, it is the first food truck court with a full service bar and will feature rotating food trucks specializing in different cuisines sold by local vendors! It is also the prefect location located…MORE

Cage The Elephant Defends Greta Van Fleet

Those in the music press may take shots at Greta Van Fleet for their throwback, classic rock sound, but Cage The Elephant won’t be joining in that chorus. Speaking to Uproxx about his band’s place in the rock world, frontman Matt Shultz actually feels they transcend genre, but defends those who get pigeonholed. “It’s funny…MORE

Yes, There Is Bob Ross Cereal

If you’re looking to paint the picture of a healthy breakfast, why not Bob Ross cereal. That’s right, FYE is coming out with a cereal called, “Bob Ross: The Joy of Cereal.” The cereal dedicated to the popular painter consists of toasted oats and marshmallows and sells for $9.99 at   View this post…MORE

Led Zeppelin Launches “History Of Led Zeppelin” Web Series

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Led Zeppelin’s sophomore album, the legendary rockers have released a web series focusing on everything you’d want to know about the band. The premiere episode of “History of Led Zeppelin” is out now, which takes a look at the recording of their groundbreaking debut LP in 1968, completed in…MORE

Grand Opening Of The Friesian Gastro Pub

We aren’t called beer city for no reason! Another gastro pub is coming to Grand Rapids on the Medical Mile Corridor in The Lord’s Chapel building.  The grand opening will be today, April 17 from 11-11:30 AM with a private event and will be open to the public later that day at 1 PM. Their food…MORE

Michigan Picks Buttered Popcorn AGAIN As The Favorite Jelly Bean Flavor

Easter is just around the corner so of course the most important question has to be asked…what’s our states favorite jelly bean flavor… duh For the second year in a row buttered popcorn has run away with the win as the favorite flavor in our state. The survey is conducted by  they gather the data by…MORE

Weezer Covers ‘No Scrubs’ At Coachella

That time is hear, festival season has kicked off with Coachella that goes on the 12th-21st and is loacted in the Inland Empire’s Coachellea Valley in the Colorado Desert. It is the must attend festival for many devote festival attendees, not only because the lineup is always amazing but so if those who attend. This festival pulls in…MORE

Study Says Men With Beards Have More Germs Than Dogs

Bad news for men with beards. According to a study if you have a beard you have more germs than a dog. To come to this conclusion researchers tested men’s facial hair against dog hair from different breeds and found a higher bacterial load in a beard than in dog fur. There were some men…MORE

GR Wheelchair Athlete Finishes 4th In Boston Marathon

The Boston Marathon took place yesterday and one of our own took 4th place in the Wheelchair division of the race! Matthew Chaffee from Grand Rapids crossed the finish line with a time of 1:13:36. That’s an average of 2:48 per mile (aka crazy fast) To train Chaffee spent at least three hours per day on his training…MORE

The Simpsons Launching On Disney+, All 30 Seasons To Be Available For Streaming

The Simpsons once declared “You Only Move Twice.” And while the family isn’t leaving Springfield, they are heading to Disney. In a video short celebrating the Disney and Fox merger, but done in a very The Simpsons manner, Homer announces, “I for one applaud our new corporate overlord.” All 30 seasons of TV’s longest-running scripted…MORE

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