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Grand Rapids, Michigan is located in Kent County. Zip codes in Grand Rapids, MI include 49555, 49546, and 49503. The median home price in Grand Rapids is $319,000 which is roughly $95/per square foot. More Grand Rapids information.

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2 hrs ago | WOTV Battle Creek

A big back to school bash

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. A big Back to School Carnival is taking place in Grand Rapids on Saturday, August 2. Kingdom Life Ministries started the event seven years ago, and it's grown to provide a day of fun for thousands of people.


6 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Appliance repairman accused of taking money and disappearing

Jeff Duby said a man named Doug Westen took his money and ran. Westen claims affiliation with A-1 Appliance Repair out of the Grand Rapids area.


6 hrs ago |

Two accused of breaking into Ionia County homes, selling stolen items to Grand Rapids pawn shops

Two Belding men are in custody on allegations that they broke into Ionia County homes and sold stolen items to Grand Rapids pawn shops.


7 hrs ago | 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.


9 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Exclusive: Photos inside home of suspected Craigslist Killer

Detectives in Wyoming are still unraveling the details of how they say Oestrike met 18-year-old Brooke Slocum , who was eight-months pregnant and her boyfriend, 25-year-old Charles Oppenneer.


13 hrs ago | Acton Institute

May/June 2014 Notes

Sixty-three countries were represented and over 900 people attended Acton University 2014 in Grand Rapids, Mich., from June 17-20.


17 hrs ago |

Question the candidates: Live online forum presents candidates for Kent County District Court judge

Voters in northern Kent County will be able to ask questions directly of the people hoping to replace Steven Servaas as a judge in Kent County District Court.


Sun Jul 27, 2014

Battle Creek Enquirer

Protecting kids from predators

Diane once told her boss if he didn't stop standing behind her while she worked, she would quit typing.


Mark Schauer fires-up Michigan Democrats at campaign rally in Grand Rapids

The advancing tendrils of a looming storm cloud cooled the sunbaked expanse of Rosa Parks Circle as a stream of Michigan Democrats fired-up a crowd of base supporters gathered for some Sunday politicking.


Master Arts Theatre's 2014-15 season repeats true life story of Diet Eman, of Grand Rapids

Master Arts Theatre Where: 75 77th St. SW. Tickets: Season tickets currently on sale at $56 adults, $52 seniors/students.



July 26, 2014 - Hour 1

Bestselling author and Vanity Fair contributor William Stadiem talks with Rudy about his book "Jet Set: The People, the Planes, the Glamour & the Romance in Aviation's Glory Years".


Filmmakers want to shoot holiday movie starring Ed Asner, Marion Ross in Grand Rapids

The shoulders lift, compress, and gently sag. The hands clasp. What emanates from the mouth falls somewhere between sigh and prayer.


Top 5 things to do around Grand Rapids include Delilah DeWylde, UICA Thriller Chiller...

While the Coast Guard Festival continues in Grand Haven, there are a few options closer to Grand Rapids for those looking to get up, get out, and do something this week.


Lansing State Journal

Portland country artist to open Grand Rapids concert Aug. 26

Previously announced headliner Craig Morgan will close out the night with one additional hot national country support artist being announced in the coming weeks! From a very young age it was clear that Shelby Ann-Marie Miller had the raw natural ability to sing.


Sat Jul 26, 2014

Ray Lamontagne walks off Michigan stage due to chatty couple; later returns

That's what a chatty couple got themselves at a Ray Lamontagne concert Thursday at Meijer Gardens in Grand Rapids, Mich.


Family mourns death of National Guard member, Grand Rapids native, killed in Texas traffic crash

Sgt. Corey Hanson, a 24-year-old Grand Rapids resident, died Thursday when his SUV collided head-on with a semitrailer in Texas.


Life-sized props, sweet treats and animals highlight annual Coast Guard Festival Kids Parade

Life-sized condiments and farmhouse props dotted Grand Haven's downtown thoroughfare on Saturday, July 26 as hundreds gathered on the sidelines to wave and cheer at the fun characters and objects passing them by.


CBS Local

Pennsylvania Prisoner Pleads Guilty To 2004 Michigan Murder

Walter Antraell Wilson told police last week he killed Robert Anthony Farmer in 2004.


'Cooking Channel' features Propaganda Donut chef Torrence O'Haire on tonight's 'Donut...

It looks like the "propaganda" being spread around Grand Rapids, one doughnut at a time, is working for Torrence O'Haire and his new downtown doughnut deli, Propaganda Donuts .


West Michigan birth announcements

Grand Rapids: July 16: Bryce Alexander to Allison and David Yager; July 16: Izek to Jessica Banfill and David Kramer Jr.; July 16: Calvin Edward to Marya Cross and Calvin Trevino; July 13: Isaac Wayne to Jilleen Basch and Adam Hamler; July 18: Jaxson Allan to Tina Gage and Chad Kidder; July 16: Edison John to Jodi and Ted Oviatt; July 22: Joshua ... (more)



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