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Davenport, GRCC, prepare for second year with high schoolers in the...
Davenport University professor Jodi Hicks, talks with Kenowa Hills High School juniors, about their Career and Education Seminar- a required course for most Davenport University freshmen, last August.
Fri May 17, 2013
'It's for all of us,' say speakers at mentor program kickoff
Adults interested in becoming mentors fill out forms at the One Wyoming 1 on 1 kickoff event Wednesday night at Godwin Heights High School.
Thu May 16, 2013
Wed May 15, 2013
GRCC's $700,000 job training grant targets low-income, displaced workers
Job training programs at Grand Rapids Community College will get a boost thanks to a $700,000 grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation.
What some Grand Rapids voters will do for the first time in 28 years
People wait to vote at Community Revival Center, 1005 Evergreen SE Tuesday, November 6, 2012.
Tue May 14, 2013
Kent County ambulance consortium could measure rescue crew performance
Emergency responders in Kent County seem to be successful if you look at average response times and outcomes, but a growing number of county leaders want proof.
Study finds Holland-Grand Haven area ranks top in state for job growth
The Holland-Grand Haven metro area had the highest ranking among Michigan regions for Best Job Growth Cities in 2013 on a newgeography.com list released this week .
Mon May 13, 2013
Abandoned property to be restored through Wyoming, LINC agreement
The Wyoming City Council reached an agreement with LINC Community Revitalization Inc.
Sun May 12, 2013
Man In Critical Condition After Fall at Club Where 2 Died Before
Grand Rapids police say a man was critically injured in a fall down a four-story staircase at a night club where two men died in similar accidents.
Fri May 10, 2013
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Police: Six Cars Stolen In Wayland, Another 12 Car Break-Ins
Neighbors in a Wayland community have been on edge lately after a series of car thefts and break-ins in the area.
West Michigan birth announcements
Grand Rapids: May 1: Lloyd Thomas III to Alyssa and Lloyd Jr Robinson; May 1: Isaac Matthew to Lauren and Caleb Garber Hudsonville: April 30: Aevin Deppe to Shannon and William Hinshaw; May 4: Colt Matthew to Alicia and Matt Schipper; May 4: Emmett Daniel to Elizabeth and Daniel Scholaart; May 8: Easton James to Jordan and Mitchell Wagner Kentwood: ... (more)
Wyoming's leadership too 'homogenous,' Hispanic candidate says: City election filings
A young Hispanic woman this week filed paperwork to run for one of two at-large City Council seats up for election later this year.
Thu May 09, 2013
Metro Health Hospital Receives One of Healthcare's Top Environmental Awards in 2013
Wyoming, Michigan, May 9, 2013 - For the fifth year in a row, Metro Health Hospital has received the top environmental award from Practice Greenhealth for its leadership role in health care sustainability.
Tue May 07, 2013
West Michigan school elections: Why Wyoming was only Grand Rapids-area district to reject tax request
Brad Perkins, principal of Wyoming High School, and Mary Vandwater, a member of the school board, watching the election night results for a $53.1 million bond that would have benefited Wyoming schools, on Tuesday, May 7, 2013, at Wyoming City Hall, in Wyoming, Mich.
Election Day today
Tuesday is Election Day and 24 Hour News 8 is watching 46 issues across West Michigan.
Mon May 06, 2013
Will you cast a yes or no vote for your school district in Tuesday's election?
West Michigan voters cast ballots Tuesday for school districts seeking tax dollars to support students, including in Kent and Ottawa counties.
Fri May 03, 2013
Leading through art
Artist Kat VanHammen, of Delton, recently visited Oriole Park Elementary School in Wyoming as part of 10-hour residency grant from Artists Creating Together.
Wyoming gearing up for spring and summer road construction
In addition to regular spring maintenance activities, the Public Works Department is planning some larger jobs as well, including bridge rehabilitation, local and federally funded resurfacing projects and water main replacements.
Wed May 01, 2013
Legislators to visit new charter high school launched by Connections Education
State lawmakers Monday will get a first-hand look at Nexus Academy of Grand Rapids, one of four blended learning charter high schools launched by online learning powerhouse Connections Education .
Mon Apr 29, 2013
WZZM-TV Grand Rapids
Customers complain about local mechanic
"I can't even get him to return a phone call," says David Belcher. He wanted an engine built for his classic truck he plans to race.