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Rotting Ceiling

In this photo, you can see there is a hole rotted through the ceiling.  The wall beneath the hole is wet from the thaw today… snow and ice melting on the roof.   46 more words

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If You Have A Problem With Gluttony, Don't Go To Ming Ten.

I should really listen to my own sage advice.

Ming Ten is a popular Chinese and Japanese buffet restaurant. This isn’t the place to go to if you’re in want of authentic food, but as far as… 165 more words


More Mold!

Close-up photograph of the mold in the ceiling which landlords Tewelde Bahta and Haregu Bereketeab refuse to take care of (9 months and counting):

Grand Rapids Michigan

Still Bedbug Infested after 14 Months

September 23, 2014: Landlord finally treats for bedbugs (reported in September 2013), live bedbugs still on premises 2 months later

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September 2014

September 2014: unrepaired roof causes water bubble in ceiling, which bursts, tearing the paint; reported to landlord yet again.

Grand Rapids Michigan

SpeakEZ Lounge, Inspired By 1933.

As you may guess, SpeakEZ is a take on the secretive and illegal speakeasy establishments that gained immense popularity during America’s Prohibition Era. What makes this bar one of my favorite places to go are their classic and artisan cocktails. 282 more words


The Blue Dog: WHO LET THE DOGS OUT – We’d like to thank them


Chickie #2

One of the biggest perks of hanging out with my food loving pal Chickie #1, is that she keeps her finger on the pulse of new restaurants opening in the area.  817 more words