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Used Vehicles: The Top Family Friendly Vehicles for Space, Safety, and Versatility

Most people who are searching for a family-friendly used car would agree that they want something that is versatile, comfortable and reliable. While these are great general descriptors, with most purchases, you’ll need to get a little more specific. If you are in the market for a family-friendly used car, there are a number of […]

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The 3 Best Things to Do in Grand Rapids this April

There’s plenty to drive and see in our area in April! Here are a few upcoming events to get you out and about: Butterflies are Blooming: Come see more than 40 different species of butterflies at the Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Thousands of exotic butterflies fill the conservatory with color and grace. Air Zoo […]

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Tips for Buying Your Teen a Car

Public transportation is all well and good, as is borrowing a parent’s vehicle, but having your own car is a symbol of independence throughout the United States. Buying your teenage son or daughter a vehicle is a major milestone in his or her life, so it’s important to choose the right one. Here are some […]

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5 Family-Friendly Activities to Do in Grand Rapids, MI

Take the family out for something fun and out of the ordinary! Not only will these activities cost you little, but they also appeal to a wider age range than what you might expect. Here’s the rundown on five great family friendly activities to enjoy in Grand Rapids. Sleeping Bear Dunes Along the shore of Lake Michigan, […]

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Car City to Host Foster Children at Local Fireworks Show

Car City Cares, Car City’s giving program, will be sponsoring 50 foster children at Grand Rapids Public Museum’s Front Row For The Fireworks on Saturday, July 2. “We wanted to give these children a chance to see an amazing show on Independence Day,” says Brandon Baker, Manager at Car City. “It’s our honor to be […]

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4 Coolest Kid-Friendly Car Features

“Are we there yet?” This phrase is the anthem of bored kids who are enduring long car rides. These four words often cause parents great angst and frustration. Whether you’re stuck in traffic around town or have hundreds of miles ahead of you, it can be a chore to keep children happy in the car. […]

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5 Tips for Teaching Teens to Drive

Your young, inexperienced drivers may say they have got it figured out, but these are still the formative years for overall driving attitudes and habits. The better you instruct them, the better they will do on the driver’s exam and the happier and safer they’ll be on the road. Here are five crucial tips for […]