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2011-08-19 13:50:00

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Aug. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Have an assortment of awkward-moment photos in a shoebox in the back of your closet or stored in a hidden file on your laptop? Meijer and Dr. Pepper have a way to make those embarrassing moments pay off by entering Meijer's "Awkward Photo" contest. Through August 27 participants can go to the Meijer Facebook page and upload their photos for a chance to win free tuition for a year (maximum value $20,000). "We are very excited about...

2011-08-17 00:00:30

ImmuneTech Partnership with Retail Chain Meijer Expands Innovative Allergy Diagnostic Test into Retail Market Foster City, CA (PRWEB) August 16, 2011 MyAllergyTest®, the latest innovation in allergy testing, will be available by October 1st in retail markets in the Midwest through a partnership between ImmuneTech, Inc. and supercenter chain Meijer, Inc. MyAllergyTest® provides customers with the ability to conduct a personal allergy test in the privacy of their own home. Once...

2011-08-16 07:00:00

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Midwest grocer Meijer is digging deeper into its network of area farms by increasing the amount of fruits and vegetables it sources from Midwest farms by 5 percent this year. The announcement was made today by Mark Stevenson, produce director at the Grand Rapids, Mich.-based supercenter chain. The program of buying produce from farms located within the five-state region in which Meijer conducts business (Michigan, Ohio, Indiana,...

2011-07-19 15:10:00

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gunnar & The Grizzly Boys announced today the band will be releasing their second CD titled "Country My Whole Life" at The Intersection in Grand Rapids Michigan. "Country My Whole Life" will be the group's second released CD. The 5 song EP was tracked at Sound Field Studios, Grand Rapids, Michigan, by Pete Bass. Sound Field is a beautiful barn turned studio with wild turkeys in the yard and deer along the driveway. Sound Field was...

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