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2 hrs ago | Grand Valley Lanthorn
Grand Valley State University has been working closely with the Grand Rapids Public Schools to create the Grand Rapids Public Museum School, opening in the fall of 2015.
7 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - It's a shocking tragedy that's made headlines around the country: a nine-year-old girl accidentally shooting and killing a weapons instructor at a gun range in Arizona on Monday.
9 hrs ago | WNEM-TV Saginaw
A man accused of producing sexually explicit photographs and videos of children as young as 2 at his mother's day care center has agreed to plead guilty to sexual exploitation of a child.
13 hrs ago | MLive.com
The welcome back celebration Wednesday, Aug. 27, for 3,000 Grand Rapids Public Schools teachers, administrators and support staff felt like a rock concert in Delta Plex Arena when Superintendent Teresa Weatherall Neal belted out the "The GRPS Way" on stage.
16 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.,-It's a hybrid between a bed and breakfast and a hotel, a hostel and it would be the first of its kind for Grand Rapids.
16 hrs ago | MLive.com
City Commission held its biweekly public meetings Tuesday, Aug. 26. Here are three words to recap the day's business: tower Orion Real Estate Solutions announced a 20-story residential tower as part of a long-planned expansion to The B.O.B. in downtown.
18 hrs ago | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids
In Grand Rapids, two of the men police say opened fire in the basement of a home in December 2012 and killed a person, have been sent to prison.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich,- As students savor the last week of summer vacation, many teachers are back in the classrooms getting ready for a new school year.
Jeremy Pyne scanned over the interactive map of Grand Rapids. With the click of his mouse, he pulled up reams of data on the area surrounding the Wealthy Street corridor.
What : Mini Maker Faire Where : 272 Pearl St. NW When : Aug. 30-31 Hours : 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday Tickets : $8 adults, $7 seniors and $3 children; Two-day passes are $14 adults, 12 seniors, $5 children.
The Silver Line began service this week, making stops up and down South Division Avenue - including one at the intersection of Hall Street near a proposed 2-story building for ground-floor retail and upstairs apartments.
Catholic leaders and faithful packed the Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament in Detroit on Tuesday for the funeral of Edmund Szoka, an American cardinal who served as governor and financial administrator of the Vatican.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. More adults are finding themselves part of the "sandwich generation," raising their children while also caring for aging parents or grandparents.
Grand Rapids city commissioners Tuesday morning okayed a resolution for the Gilmore Collection and Orion Real Estate to move forward on a plan to construct a new 104-unit, 20-story residential tower that will be a part an expansion of the B.O.B., which would include a new entertainment venue.
The Grand Rapids City Commission will bring to an end the debate about Airbnb and short-term rentals of homes in the city.
Cousins Mark and Phil Bouman say they've found the perfect house in the perfect spot to launch Grand Rapids International Hostel , the city's first dormitory-style inn next spring.
Sheriff's deputies in Kent County have released the identity of the bicyclist hit by an alleged drunk driver in Ada Township on Wednesday, July 9. Fifty-two-year-old Jeff Dykehouse, a Grand Rapids resident, was struck and killed between Three Mile Road and Four Mile Road in the 3200 block of Egypt Valley Avenue NE.
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Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 11:31 pm
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