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Mars Hill Bible Church and Arbor Circle opening center for homeless...
Mars Hill Bible Church and Arbor Circle are converting a 93-year-old vacant building at 320 State Street SE into a drop-in center for runaway and homeless teenagers.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
City code required cell phone tower to be disguised as tree
GRANDVILLE, Mich. - Local residents are questioning the undercover pine tree that's newly installed in their neighborhood on Canal Avenue behind the Lowe's parking lot.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
First Sunday liquor sales in Grandville
After a vote by city council on July 14th, local businesses plan to cash in and are hoping to level the playing field while competing with other establishments in surrounding cities.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Uber starts service in Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids
It's a company that provides a taxi-like service through an app on your smart phone.
WTKG-AM Grand Rapids
Prepare For Power Outage In Grandville And Wyoming
Consumers Engery is planning to cut power to nearly 4,400 customers in Grandville and Wyoming for about an hour this evening for repairs.
Coordinator of Youth Ministry - St. Pius X Parish
St. Pius X Parish in Grandville is discerning who will serve as its coordinator of youth ministries.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Creative ink: Bike Time's Tattoo Contest draws inspiration, humor
For the eighth annual Tattoo Contest, a number of bikers and Muskegon residents paraded on stage Saturday, July 19, and showed off their intricate ink at the Budweiser Beverage Tent located on the corner of Fourth Street and Steel Horse Alley.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
West Michigan birth announcements
Grand Rapids: July 10: Declan Asher to Nicole and Wesley Braun; July 12: Demarco Vincent to Heidi and Brandon Janes; July 3: Daniel Jay to Leah and Willem Remijn Grandville: July 7: Levi Forest to Amanda Sheldon and Michael Jr. Levandoski; July 7: Jace Daniel to Rochelle and James Melendez Kentwood: July 7: Xander Ray to Jessica and Alfred III ... (more)
'Gone Beachin' isn't just a business for these West Michigan entrepreneurs
Andrew Russo and Dustin Cronkright like to think they grew up on Michigan beaches because they spent so much time at them.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Proposed solicitation ordinance amendments address panhandling in Norton Shores
During a recent meeting with council members, Norton Shores Police Chief Dan Shaw presented suggested amendments to two city ordinances that impose tighter standards on who can solicit money from drivers and other citizens.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Northern Michigan News
Grandville council approves Sunday liquor sales
City Council voted Monday to lift the city's ban. An ordinance change allowing Sunday sales is scheduled to take effect July 27. The Grand Rapids Press reports the vote came after local business owners asked city leaders to repeal the ban.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
'I'm sure he would forgive her,' says son of Wyoming man killed by wrong-way driver
"He was just the kind of guy that, as soon as you met him, you felt like you knew him," said Foster's son, Josh.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids receives NBA Cares basketball donation
Children participating at the YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids summer basketball leagues will dribble and shoot hoops with new donated basketballs.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
State of Michigan
Snyder makes appointments to Board of Real Estate Brokers
Thursday, July 10, 2014 LANSING, Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointments of Karen Greenwood, of Troy, and Samuel Sterk, of Grandville, to the Michigan Board of Real Estate Brokers and Salespersons.
Tanning booth peeper pleads guilty to spying on woman at Planet Fitness
The man who was at the Grandville Planet Fitness center with his wife when he decided to make his way into the ceiling so he could have a look at woman in another booth has pleaded guilty to surveilling an unclothed person.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
West Michigan native accused of defrauding investors in Costa Rica decries country's justice system
A Grandville native is speaking out from jail in Costa Rica, where he is held on allegations that he defrauded Michigan investors of $7 million.
New blog allows residents to track bond-funded construction at Grandville Public Schools
A new blog is keeping Grandville residents up to date on the construction projects underway at Grandville Public Schools this summer.
The Detroit News
Land's ties to family business rise to fore in Senate race
"We've been fortunate enough to grow what started as a very small, family business into a successful Michigan-based company that employs hundreds of Michigan residents," Land said in August 2013 after disclosing at least $34 million in assets tied to "my personal and family income."
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Summer screams for ice cream ...on your way to the lake, lick up some ...
Summer screams for ice cream ...on your way to the lake, lick up some cold, creaminess in a cup or a cone.
Police identify motorcyclist killed in Grandville crash
He was riding south on Wilson Avenue SW when a pickup truck traveling east on Rivertown Parkway ran through a red light and struck him, Grandville police said.