Leyland, Verlander Help Raise Funds for Charity at Whitecaps Banquet E-mail
Several big names from the 2006 American League Champion Detroit Tigers will be on hand at DeVos Place January 17 to raise funds for youth baseball at the annual Whitecaps Winter Banquet. Manager Jim Leyland and new Whitecaps manager Tom Brookens will serve as keynote speakers at the event and other Tigers scheduled to appear include Placido Polanco, Chris Shelton and Craig Monroe.
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Interactive Maps E-mail
View the locations of all metro Grand Rapids restaurants, attractions, bars, ATM locations and parking areas, 16 categories in all, simultaneously using Google Maps. The category filter allows the user to decide which specific types of locations should be displayed, such as allowing only the Restaurants and Event Parking categories to appear.

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GRNow Weekend Guide: January 19-21 E-mail
A wide range of events for every interest descend on Grand Rapids this weekend. For those who love the arts, the Ballet presents Mistletoe, Lafontsee Galleries opens its first 2007 exhibition and The Side Street Strutters perform American jazz classics. Sports fans can check out the pro bullriders at Van Andel Arena and the Camper, Travel and RV Show at DeVos Place. Plus the Children's Museum opens a new exhibition and River City Improv takes the stage.

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Internationally Known Artist Begins Meijer Gardens Installation E-mail
American artist Patrick Dougherty is known around the world for his massive cocoon-shaped natural sculptures, and through January 25, visitors to Frederik Meijer Gardens will have the chance to see his newest work take shape up close.

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ArenaCross Series Stops at Van Andel E-mail
ArenaCross, the largest indoor motocross series, returns to Van Andel Arena for three days of competition beginning January 5. The tour showcases professional riders on 125cc and 250cc motorcycles vying for more than $2 million in prize money and a chance to join the elite Supercross Series.

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GRNow Weekend Guide: Dec 29 - Jan 1 E-mail
Dozens of New Year's Eve events highlight the busy weekend that also features the Griffins hitting the ice, The Mega '80s taking the stage at the Intersection, The Penguin Express and a charity Texas Hold'em tournament.

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President Ford's State Funeral Schedule Announced E-mail
The family of President Gerald R. Ford has announced the official state schedule of his funeral and memorial services in California, Washington D.C. and Grand Rapids.

On Friday, December 29, President Ford's remains will be received with a military ceremony at St. Margaret's Episcopal church in Palm Desert, California around 3:20 p.m. EST. Following that ceremony, the remains will lie in repose until 12:45 p.m. Saturday, December 30 and then will be transported to Andrews Airforce Base in Maryland.

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Take Part in a Christmas Story E-mail
Where will Millie go next? It’s up to the public to decide as they take part in a distinctive holiday campaign created by Grand Rapids-based advertising firm, Highland Group. The independent company has launched an interactive website allowing people to create a Christmas story based around a single paragraph about the main character, Millie, who steps out of a pickup truck Christmas morning with little money after a five day journey.

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