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Barrie Examiner
The show must go onsoundcheck when Fagen called in for the interview this week. He was getting rea
Barrie Examiner / Posted 4 minutes ago
soundcheck when Fagen called in for the interview this week. He was getting ready to play the third show of the tour, in Grand Rapids, Mich. A Buffalo show followed, before Thursday's gig at Casino Rama. For the most part, the setlist has stayed... Read more
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MLive.com
Police in prosecutor's crash cover-up 'neglected duty:' Internal AffairsGRAND RAPIDS, MI - Almost as soon as police showed up at the scene of a now-ex-
MLive.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - Almost as soon as police showed up at the scene of a now-ex-prosecutor's crash, officers began to cover up for his apparent intoxication, an Internal Affairs report said. Lt. Matt Janiskee, who has been fired, and officers Thomas... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
The show must go onsoundcheck when Fagen called in for the interview this week. He was getting rea
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 49 minutes ago
soundcheck when Fagen called in for the interview this week. He was getting ready to play the third show of the tour, in Grand Rapids, Mich. A Buffalo show followed, before Thursday's gig at Casino Rama. For the most part, the setlist has stayed... Read more
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MLive.com
Registration open for Grand Rapids schools' Thanksgiving Turkey TrotGRAND RAPIDS, MI - Registration is underway for the Grand Rapids Public Schools
MLive.com / Posted an hour ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - Registration is underway for the Grand Rapids Public Schools 25th annual Turkey Trot, which has become a Thanksgiving morning tradition for many families before they fellowship and feast. The 5K run and walk benefits GRPS student... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Future Fort Smith Talks 78-Acre Annexation, Lip Dub World Record Attemptpull off. The group is seeking quotes from local film studios Branchout Studio
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted an hour ago
pull off. The group is seeking quotes from local film studios Branchout Studios and Five Star Productions for videography. Grand Rapids, Mich., set the existing record with 5,000 participants in 2011 in response to a Newsweek article that had... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Jeff Dunham coming to Lubbock Municipal Auditorium on Friday, Nov. 3in Dayton, OH** 1/24 Budweiser Gardens in London, ON** 1/25 Huntington Center
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted an hour ago
in Dayton, OH** 1/24 Budweiser Gardens in London, ON** 1/25 Huntington Center in Toledo, OH** 1/26 Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, MI** 1/27 BMO Harris Bank Center in Rockford, IL** 1/28 Jerome Schottenstein Center in Columbus, OH** 2/7... Read more
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MLive.com
Lions gunner Don Carey is touring Metro Detroit after release of new bookdefinitely not the biggest. Yet here is, one of the top gunners in the NFL. I
MLive.com / Posted 2 hours ago
definitely not the biggest. Yet here is, one of the top gunners in the NFL. It has been a remarkable journey for Carey, a Grand Rapids native who is in his seventh year with the Detroit Lions. And now he's hoping to use his experiences to help... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Flint joins Detroit's Amazon HQ2 bid; Grand Rapids to submit its own proposalproposals," Redd said. The MEDC is playing a supporting role for two separate
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 2 hours ago
proposals," Redd said. The MEDC is playing a supporting role for two separate Michigan proposals from Detroit and Grand Rapids, but not taking sides, Guerrant said. Each city will get separate letters from Gov. Rick Snyder touting each... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Whitecaps' Beercheese Poutine named best food in all of baseballGRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - Beercheese Poutine -- a fan-voted favorite at the Fifth T
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - Beercheese Poutine -- a fan-voted favorite at the Fifth Third Ballpark -- won the annual fan voting contest last spring. Ballpark Digest, a leading web resource for ballpark news and baseball culture, named the poutine the best... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Man threatens shooting ‘just like they did in Vegas' after being denied job at call centerGRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - A Grand Rapids man, upset he didn’t get a job because of
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - A Grand Rapids man, upset he didn’t get a job because of his criminal history, is being held on a $1 million bond after police say he threatened to kill employees at a Cascade Township business “just like they did in... Read more
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MLive.com
Realtors tell Wolverine landfill neighbors to 'err on the side of disclosure'GRAND RAPIDS, MI - The Grand Rapids Association of Realtors (GRAR) is advising
MLive.com / Posted 3 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - The Grand Rapids Association of Realtors (GRAR) is advising its members to "err on the side of disclosure" when negotiating sales of homes whose water wells may be affected by tannery sludge that was dumped by Wolverine World... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Ford Airport opens a tribute for late presidentGRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - The Gerald R. Ford International Airport has officially o
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - The Gerald R. Ford International Airport has officially open a special tribute room in the late president's honor. The Gerald R. Ford Tribute Room is official open to the public as of Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017. The room will focus... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Family making bucket list for 15-old girl with terminal cancer**Embargo: Grand Rapids-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek, Mich.** Cynthia Perez has been
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 hours ago
**Embargo: Grand Rapids-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek, Mich.** Cynthia Perez has been battling cancer for six years now. She was first diagnosed with a mix germ cell tumor on her ovary back in 2011. She fought that cancer and even went into remission, but... Read more
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MLive.com
Uber ridesharing services coming to Traverse Cityto transport passengers on the basis of a sliding fee scale. Uber operates in
MLive.com / Posted 4 hours ago
to transport passengers on the basis of a sliding fee scale. Uber operates in most larger Michigan cities, including Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor, Kalamazoo, Flint and Detroit. In June, Uber added Holland, Muskegon, Grand Haven, Saugatuck, and... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Room dedication ceremony held at Ford airportGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A ribbon cutting and room dedication was held to honor Pr
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A ribbon cutting and room dedication was held to honor President Ford. The Ford airport and the Gerald Presidential Foundation came together to honor him on Tuesday. Several elected officials and community representatives were... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Attorney Jocelyn Benson is first Democrat in race for Michigan Secretary of Statewill be decided by delegates at a state convention. She has announcement events
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 hours ago
will be decided by delegates at a state convention. She has announcement events planned Tuesday in Detroit, Lansing and Grand Rapids. Fred Woodhams, a spokesman for Johnson, said the agency doesn't have statistics on average branch office wait... Read more
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MLive.com
Woman in 1991 homicide was 'beat to a bloody pulp' says cop at cold case trialand did not warm up again until 2013, when sheriff's deputies began reevaluatin
MLive.com / Posted 5 hours ago
and did not warm up again until 2013, when sheriff's deputies began reevaluating it. In doing so, they caught up with a Grand Rapids woman who sold McIntyre a car and was not interviewed in 1991. This woman will testify that McIntyre once told... Read more
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MLive.com
Father to blame in daughter's accidental shooting: Remington ArmsGRAND RAPIDS, MI - Remington Arms blamed a father for the accidental shooting o
MLive.com / Posted 5 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - Remington Arms blamed a father for the accidental shooting of his daughter who was killed when a rifle discharged in their pickup truck. Shellsea Lefebre-Schiel, 12, died Sept. 21, 2014, after she was shot in the head while on a... Read more
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MLive.com
Longtime Spectrum Health CEO Richard Breon to retireGRAND RAPIDS, MI -- Spectrum Health President and CEO Richard C. Breon announce
MLive.com / Posted 6 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- Spectrum Health President and CEO Richard C. Breon announced Tuesday, Oct. 17, he will retire at the end of 2018. Breon, 66, has led the health care system, which serves more people in West Michigan than any other, for most of... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
5 things to know for October 171. For the first time the Grand Rapids Fire Department took part in the annual
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 hours ago
1. For the first time the Grand Rapids Fire Department took part in the annual "Fill the Boot Campaign," and the city can see firefighters all around town with boots on their hands. All the money benefits the Muscular Dystrophy Association to fund... Read more
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News 8000
30-year sentence for decapitation slayingGRAND RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) - A Grand Rapids woman has been sentenced to 30 years
News 8000 / Posted 7 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) - A Grand Rapids woman has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for her role in the decapitation of a Hibbing man. The 23-year-woman pleaded guilty to second-degree murder. She's accused of helping Joseph Thoresen assault... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Educational conference brings staff from 50 zoos, aquariums to GRGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- The Zoo and Aquarium Association Annual Conference is in
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 8 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- The Zoo and Aquarium Association Annual Conference is in full swing at the Amway Plaza Hotel and John Ball Zoo. Starting on October 15, the conference brings together staff 50 different zoos and aquariums provides an... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
8:20 AM GUEST — Fundraising event to benefit GR radio personalityGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- Friends and family are coming together on Tuesday to hel
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 8 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- Friends and family are coming together on Tuesday to help benefit a voice of the community after he suffered a stroke. Dave Jaconette, known for his radio show 'Sound Off! West Michigan,' is on the road to recovery but has a... Read more
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MLive.com
Democrat Jocelyn Benson enters Michigan Secretary of State raceState. Benson, the former dean of Wayne State University Law School, is rollin
MLive.com / Posted 9 hours ago
State. Benson, the former dean of Wayne State University Law School, is rolling out her campaign with events in Detroit, Grand Rapids and Lansing Tuesday. She's the first Democrat to enter the 2018 Secretary of State race. On her campaign... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan investors buy seed company with an eye towards growthGRAND RAPIDS, MI - Tillerman Seeds LLC, a Grand Rapids company created to acqui
MLive.com / Posted 9 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - Tillerman Seeds LLC, a Grand Rapids company created to acquire regional seed companies, has completed its first transaction with the purchase of DF Seeds, a specialty company based in Dansville, south of Lansing. DF Seed... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
AP State football rankings for Week 9Oak Park (6-2) 12 Others receiving votes: None. Division 3 School Total Poin
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 9 hours ago
Oak Park (6-2) 12 Others receiving votes: None. Division 3 School Total Points 1. Muskegon (5) (8-0) 50 2. East Grand Rapids (8-0) 45 3. Zeeland East (8-0) 39 4. Battle Creek Harper Creek (8-0) 33 5. Edwardsburg (7-1) 23 6. DeWitt... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Judge allows part of fish farming challenge to move forwardneeded to keep the business profitable and would draw more tourists, boosting t
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 9 hours ago
needed to keep the business profitable and would draw more tourists, boosting the local economy. Information from: The Grand Rapids Press:MLive.com, http://www.mlive.com Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material... Read more
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The Oakland Press
AP State football rankings for Week 9Oak Park (6-2) 12 Others receiving votes: None. Division 3 School Total Poin
The Oakland Press / Posted 9 hours ago
Oak Park (6-2) 12 Others receiving votes: None. Division 3 School Total Points 1. Muskegon (5) (8-0) 50 2. East Grand Rapids (8-0) 45 3. Zeeland East (8-0) 39 4. Battle Creek Harper Creek (8-0) 33 5. Edwardsburg (7-1) 23 6. DeWitt... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
30-year sentence for decapitation slayingGRAND RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) - A Grand Rapids woman has been sentenced to 30 years
KTTC Rochester / Posted 9 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) - A Grand Rapids woman has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for her role in the decapitation of a Hibbing man. The 23-year-woman pleaded guilty to second-degree murder. She's accused of helping Joseph Thoresen assault... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Fall feelings: Happy Cat Cafe hosts pumpkin-carvingGRAND RAPIDS, MICH - It's finally time for cider, hay rides and pumpkin carving
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 9 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MICH - It's finally time for cider, hay rides and pumpkin carving! The Happy Cat Cafe in downtown Grand Rapids have figured out a way to combine furry friends with the best things about fall. They're hosting pumpkin carving with cats!... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Gunman barricaded in Detroit biker club; bullet grazed woman's faceGrand Rapids-based BISSELL Pet Foundation's "Empty the Shelters" event paid ado
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 hours ago
Grand Rapids-based BISSELL Pet Foundation's "Empty the Shelters" event paid adoption fees for 2,103 new owners of cats, dogs and other animals, setting a new record for the foundation Oct. 14, 2017. Video produced by Brian Manzullo, DFP. Wochi... Read more
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MLive.com
Meijer considering first Hillsdale County location100 Meijer locations in Michigan, but none of them are in Hillsdale County. Bu
MLive.com / Posted 10 hours ago
100 Meijer locations in Michigan, but none of them are in Hillsdale County. But that could change in the near future. The Grand Rapids-based superstore chain is in the preliminary stages of considering a new Meijer store in Fayette Township near... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Medical testing benefits All of UsGRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - You can be part of a nationwide gene testing study that i
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 10 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - You can be part of a nationwide gene testing study that is taking place right here in Grand Rapids. Researchers from the National Institutes of Health are hoping it's a way to speed up medical research especially for life... Read more
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Roll Call
In Trump Country, Democrats Fight to Defend Minnesota SeatGRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — Rare is the House candidate who has two vice presidents s
Roll Call / Posted 10 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — Rare is the House candidate who has two vice presidents stump for him in less than 24 hours. But Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Rep. Rick Nolan is one of three vulnerable Democratic incumbents in a year when mostly... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Griffins raise the banner at Van Andel to celebrate Calder Cup victoryGRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - Friday night, Grand Rapids celebrated one of it's teams w
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 11 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - Friday night, Grand Rapids celebrated one of it's teams with the raising of a championship banner. The Grand Rapids Griffins kicked off their home opener at Van Andel Arena Friday October 6, by raising the banner marking the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Attorney Jocelyn Benson is first Democrat in race for Michigan Secretary of Statewill be decided by delegates at a state convention. She has announcement events
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 hours ago
will be decided by delegates at a state convention. She has announcement events planned Tuesday in Detroit, Lansing and Grand Rapids. Fred Woodhams, a spokesman for Johnson, said the agency doesn't have statistics on average branch office wait... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Jocelyn Benson to make another run for Michigan secretary of statethe former dean of the Wayne State University Law School, will announce her pol
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 18 hours ago
the former dean of the Wayne State University Law School, will announce her political plans Tuesday with stops in Detroit, Grand Rapids and Lansing. She currently runs the Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality, which brings together athletes to... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
You and the Law: The company that gets you suedpaid for.” A nice claims adjuster working for an ethically challenged company
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 19 hours ago
paid for.” A nice claims adjuster working for an ethically challenged company Farmers’ claims adjuster Lindsay McCarty of Grand Rapids, Michigan was assigned to the claim. She is one of the nicest claims people I’ve ever spoken with and needs to... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Meijer shopper sues for $25M after beating by Detroit officer, who is put on desk dutyDETROIT - A 23-year-old Detroit man sued Grand Rapids-based Meijer stores Monda
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 20 hours ago
DETROIT - A 23-year-old Detroit man sued Grand Rapids-based Meijer stores Monday after his beating by an off-duty Detroit police officer moonlighting as a store guard went viral on the Internet last week. Detroit Police, meanwhile, announced that... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Meijer shopper sues for $25M after beating by Detroit officer, who is put on desk dutypolice officer arrest man, 23, at Meijer on 8 Mile Road. Video courtesy of Kell
Detroit Free Press / Posted 20 hours ago
police officer arrest man, 23, at Meijer on 8 Mile Road. Video courtesy of Kellen Bell A 23-year-old Detroit man sued Grand Rapids-based Meijer stores Monday after his beating by an off-duty Detroit police officer moonlighting as a store guard... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Benson expected to run again for Michigan secretary of statethe former dean of the Wayne State University Law School, will announce her pol
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 22 hours ago
the former dean of the Wayne State University Law School, will announce her political plans Tuesday with stops in Detroit, Grand Rapids and Lansing. She currently runs the Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality, which brings together athletes to... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce opposes library millageMUKSEGON COUNTY, MICH. - In November, Grand Rapids voters will be asked to appr
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 22 hours ago
MUKSEGON COUNTY, MICH. - In November, Grand Rapids voters will be asked to approve a new millage to help pay for library services in the city. Supporters of the millage request say it is equal to the rate currently in place to support the entire... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Minn. woman who beheaded man with machete ordered to 30-plus...Kayleene Danielle Greniger, 23, of Grand Rapids, pleaded guilty earlier this ye
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Kayleene Danielle Greniger, 23, of Grand Rapids, pleaded guilty earlier this year to intentional second-degree murder in the June 2016 killing of 20-year-old David Haiman. On Monday, Oct. 16, a judge ordered her to serve 367 months in prison -- the... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
GRPS collecting donations for Hurricane Maria victims in Puerto RicoGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -Thousands of people in Puerto Rico are still in need of dr
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -Thousands of people in Puerto Rico are still in need of drinking water, food and supplies nearly a month after Hurricane Maria. Now people in West Michigan are doing their part collecting donations to send to the... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
35 Allstate agency owners and financial specialists earn $35,000 grant for Michigan's Blessings in a BackpackAllstate agent Brian Hodson and Allstate Personal Financial Representative Jink
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted yesterday
Allstate agent Brian Hodson and Allstate Personal Financial Representative Jinks Clary, lent their time after a meeting in Grand Rapids last month. “After our conference we filled the bags which were being distributed to students that may not have... Read more
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MLive.com
Is tight real estate market the 'new normal' for West Michigan?GRAND RAPIDS, MI - Home buyers continue to face challenges in West Michigan thi
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - Home buyers continue to face challenges in West Michigan this fall as fewer homes went up for sale and prices continued to shoot up at a near double-digit rate. Adam Paarlberg, president of the Grand Rapids Association of Realtors... Read more
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cmt.com
Chris Young's Losing Sleep Gets a World Tour11: Indianapolis, IN Jan. 12: Independence, MO Jan. 13: St. Louis, MO Jan. 1
cmt.com / Posted yesterday
11: Indianapolis, IN Jan. 12: Independence, MO Jan. 13: St. Louis, MO Jan. 18: Highland Heights, KY Jan. 19: Grand Rapids, MI Jan. 20: Hoffman Estates, IL Feb. 1: Lowell, MA Feb. 2: Bangor, ME Feb. 3: Mashantucket, CT Feb. 8:... Read more
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MLive.com
Cesar Chavez gala celebrates college scholarships, community awardsGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- The 13th annual Cesar E. Chavez Hispanic Excellence Scho
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- The 13th annual Cesar E. Chavez Hispanic Excellence Scholarship and Community Awards Gala is Thursday, Oct. 19, at Grand Valley State University's Eberhard Center. The event, hosted by The Committee to Honor Cesar E. Chavez,... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit among most rat-infested cities in America, Orkin saysare on Orkin's list of the most rat-infested cities in America. Detroit moved u
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
are on Orkin's list of the most rat-infested cities in America. Detroit moved up two spots from the 2016 rankings to No. 7. Grand Rapids-Kalamazoo dropped one spot No. 34 and Flint-Saginaw dropped eight spots to No. 49. Chicago topped the list for... Read more
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MLive.com
Black nurse sues after white patient asks for no black caregiversGRAND RAPIDS, MI - A black nurse has sued Spectrum Health System after, she sai
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - A black nurse has sued Spectrum Health System after, she said, officials granted a white patient's request for no black caregivers. Michelle Acklen, who was working for Spectrum Health through Cross Country Staffing, said she was... Read more
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