Tuesday Aug 19
Byron Center sixth-grade class of 1984 will return to open long-lost time capsule
Joana Leatherman, director of the VanSingel Fine Arts Center, and Doug Gallup, district services coordinator, stand behind the Byron Center Public Schools District Services and Administration Building at the site where a time capsule was buried in 1984.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Assault victim befriends teen offender, becomes unlikely mentor
Marcellous Bennett had a couple things on his mind when he joined two older brothers in robbing, pistol whipping and carjacking a pizza delivery driver five years ago: Money and trying to be an adult, like his siblings.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Surveillance cameras coming to Ypsilanti school buses
All 40 buses on Ypsilanti Community Schools routes will have surveillance cameras in them by the first day of school Sept.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
West Michigan birth announcements
Grand Rapids: July 29: Brysean Charles Makhi to Deanna Vaglica; July 31: Ryan Matthew to Melissa and Ryan Benchich; July 21: Lucas Pierce to Kirsten Herron and Michael Southern; July 26: Alfred King Dwight Anthony to Nakia Denene and Alfred Dunlap; July 3: Henry Robert to Jennifer and Eric VanderVeen; July 31: Max Atherton to Marie and William ... (more)
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The Right Place supports creation of 114 jobs in West Michigan
Regional economic development organization The Right Place, Inc., along with its local and state partners, today announced two new West Michigan economic development projects that will bring 114 new jobs and nearly $10 million to the region.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Byron Center man seriously injured in two-car crash in Jamestown Township
The incident took place about 1:40 p.m. at the intersection of Adams Street and 32nd Avenue when a 2007 Jeep Compass traveling northbound on 32nd proceeded into the intersection after stopping for a stop sign, according to the Ottawa County Sheriff's Department.
WOTV Battle Creek
Help a child with School Supply Santa
BYRON CENTER, Mich. When you think of school supplies, you don't always think of Santa.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
The Washington Post
U.S. Chamber Seeks to Oust Boehner Tea Party Antagonists
The Byron Days Festival parade was still marching in the street behind him when Representative Justin Amash paused from shaking voters' hands to shrug off a question about being a target of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Amash heads into homestretch confident
BYRON CENTER, Mich. - Rep. Justin Amash was supposed to be the next big target of the establishment wing of the Republican Party, sweating all the way to the finish line.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
The Western Right
Madison Project Michigan Endorsements
The Madison Project Michigan has issued its second and final list of endorsements for the August 2014 primary election.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Condemned: Should City of Muskegon order demolition of these buildings?
The Department of Public Safety pursued condemnation and demolition of the homes through the housing board of appeals.