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By Michael Hauser,Marianne Weldon

for many years, downtown Grand Rapids loved a protracted run within the limelight because the epicenter of procuring in western Michigan. the colourful Monroe road hall integrated 3 homegrown department shops, numerous chain department shops, five-and-dime shops, and ratings of garments and forte outlets. It weathered mom nature, wars, the nice melancholy, the appearance of local buying facilities, and civil disturbances--but the single switch it may now not triumph over used to be the nearby procuring mall.

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