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Michigan Steakhouse Owner Officially Bans Michael Moore and Seth Rogen

yesterdayNews : Mediaite

If either Michael Moore or Seth Rogen are passing through Grand Rapids, Michigan and are looking for a place to eat steak, they can forget about visiting Brann's Steakhouse and Grille. That's because owner Tommy Brann has decided to defend the film American Sniper by banning them from his restaurant. He's even broadcasting the news on a giant sign out front.

Restaurant Owner Defends American Sniper by Banning Seth Rogen and Michael Moore

Of course he spelled "Rogen" wrong. The owner of the Brann's Steakhouse and Grille outside Grand Rapids has adamantly informed the world, in bright letters on a marquee outside the establishment, that "Michael Moore and Seth Rogen are...Show More Summary

Our Electronic Pals: Then and Now

Black to play Anand - Chess Genius, Intel Grand Prix (rapid) London 1994 Anand - Chess Genius. Perhaps you recognise the position from The Last Move of 2014. Well, Anand’s next move is going to be 36 h3-h4 after which he’ll wrap up the game rather easily. Show More Summary

81-Year-Old Father Tony Trapani Uses Facebook To Find 61-Year-Old Son He Never Knew Existed

How does it feel when you have been childless all your life and one fine day you discover that you have a 61-year-old son? Ask 81-year-old Tony Trapani of Grand Rapids, Michigan! Tony and his late wife Gertrude Trapani were married for 50 years until her death in 2008. Show More Summary

Father meets son, 61, after learning about him in old letter

An elderly man in Grand Rapids, Mich. last year learned about a son he never met after finding a letter his wife hid for decades.

Pistons recall Dinwiddie, Datome from D-League

The Detroit Pistons have recalled guard Spencer Dinwiddie and forward Luigi Datome from the team's NBA Development League affiliate in Grand Rapids.

Man Learns of Long-Lost Son in Letter Hidden By Wife for Over 50 Years

Damn. Eighty-one-year-old Tony Trapani just met his son for the first time this week in Grand Rapids, Mich. He only just discovered he even had a son after cleaning out a filing cabinet left behind by his late wife, whom he claims hid the letter from him for more than 50 years. Read more...

‘Know Your Enemy: Xenomorph’, An Art Print Inspired by James Cameron’s Classic Sci-Fi Action Horror Film ‘Aliens’

last weekOdd : Laughing Squid

Grand Rapids, Michigan-based art director and illustrator Ryan Brinkerhoff of Bandito Design Co. has created Know your enemy: Xenomorph, an art print inspired by James Cameron‘s classic sci-fi action horror film Aliens. Brinkerhoff designed his piece for the Crazy 4 Cult 8 art show that took place at Gallery1988 (West) in Los Angeles last year. […]

Founders Brewing Announces KBS Week – March 9-14, 2015

(GRAND RAPIDS, MI) – Founders Brewing Co. is happy to announce the second annual KBS Week, in honor of the release of Kentucky Br… The post Founders Brewing Announces KBS Week – March 9-14, 2015 appeared first on

Anchor Juliet Dragos Undergoes Rotator Cuff Surgery

WZZM anchor Juliet Dragos has announced that she will be off the air for several weeks to recover from rotator cuff surgery. Dragos, an evening anchor at the Grand Rapids ABC affiliate, has worked at the station for 23 years. She underwent a three hour surgery on her right shoulder yesterday, and is now in recovery. Show More Summary

Union Tries to Block Election that Would Decertify it

By Anne Schieber, Michigan Capitol Confidential The Michigan Education Association is trying to block a group of clerical workers at Grand Rapids Community College from holding an election to determine if the union is still a good fit for them.

90-Vehicle Pileup Shuts Down Interstate 94 Near Kalamazoo

A truck hauling fireworks is one some 90 vehicles involved in a massive pileup on I-94 outside Kalamazoo, Michigan, WWMT (Grand Rapids) is reporting. Traffic in both directions of I-94 in Kalamazoo county has been closed because of the pileup, which has claimed at least one life as of this post. Show More Summary

Extra Extra: Daley To Make First Public Speaking Appearance Since Falling Ill

Former Mayor Richard M. Daley will speak at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan next week, in his first public speaking appearance since falling ill last year. [ more › ]

ZTE unveils Grand X Max+ smartphone and Spro 2 projector

LAS VEGAS— ZTE is betting that its next two products will help continue the Chinese company's rapid growth in the US. ZTE introduced a new low-cost Android smartphone, the Grand X Max+, as well as a new Android-powered smart projector,...Show More Summary

Meagen & Mike's Cherry Hill Victorian Decorated for the Holidays — House Tour

Name: Meagen and Mike Coburn and dog Dozer Location: Cherry Hill Historic District; Grand Rapids, Michigan Size: 2,800 square feet Years lived in: 1 year; owned I arrived on Meagen and Mike’s street on an unseasonably warm Sunday afternoon in mid-December. Show More Summary

Pistons assign Spencer Dinwiddie to D-League

The Detroit Pistons announced today that the team has assigned guard Spencer Dinwiddie to the team’s NBA Development League (D-League) affiliate, the Grand Rapids Drive. Dinwiddie, drafted 38th overall in the 2014 NBA Draft, has appeared in eight games for the Pistons this season averaging 3.0 points and 12.4 minutes per game.

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Grand Rapids Art Museum presents 'Jessica Joy London: A State of Wonder'

last monthArts : Artdaily

The Grand Rapids Art Museum presents Jessica Joy London: A State of Wonder. Jessica Joy London creates paintings and drawings by manipulating colored inks onto paper using everyday objects. This exhibition is GRAM's latest installment in its Michigan Artist Series, and is on view through January 2, 2015. Show More Summary

Very Merry Meijer foots the bill for customers

Grand Rapids, Mich.-based Meijer randomly selected 213 customers for a big surprise at checkout. During its Very Merry Meijer event, one customer at each of the company’s 213 stores received their purchases free.

WXMI Apologizes for Anchor’s ‘Inappropriate Word’; Viewers Rush to Anchor’s Defense

The Grand Rapids Press reports a Facebook apology by Grand Rapids Fox affiliate WXMI took an unusual turn, with viewers flooding the page with critical comments. “FOX 17?s Facebook page exploded this morning over an apology for an inappropriate word uttered during Sunday evening’s 11 p.m. Show More Summary

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