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1 hr ago | MLive.com
The Hiring our Heroes event is slated for Thursday, March 13 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Grand Valley National Guard Armory, at 1440 44th Street SW, in Wyoming.
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2 hrs ago | MLive.com
Ritzey, a 2-year-old Goldador with the Kent County Sheriff's Department, is among about 135 dogs from across the country nominated for the American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards , which recognizes notable canines such as law enforcement dogs, therapy dogs and pets that do extraordinary things.
6 hrs ago | WOODTV.com
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - A man who was found guilty of a 2012 Grand Rapids double homicide has been sentenced.
7 hrs ago | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids
A prosecutor says a woman will testify that her then-boyfriend came to her crying and then confessed to killing his sister and brother-in-law 27 years ago.
7 hrs ago | MLive.com
A local family is featured on the second season of the Lifetime TV show "Preachers' Daughters" and will appear at a special viewing at Celebration Cinema South, 1506 Eastport Drive SE , on Wednesday, March 12. The event begins at 8 p.m. and is free and open to the public.
8 hrs ago | MLive.com
MLK is also one of nine sites available to parents and caregivers weekly for free Play & Learn groups, designed to help children, ages 1 to 5, be ready to succeed in school.
9 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
It's considered their biggest job fair to date as employers hoped to fill 600 jobs during the Grand Rapids Community COllege annual job fair.
12 hrs ago | AccuWeather.com
With business booming, this time of year brings numerous cars off the roadways and into body shops, as vehicles fall victim to some of winter's worst: potholes and salt corrosion.
15 hrs ago | MLive.com
A ban on spitting in public soon will be scrubbed from the city code, as the municipal attorney's office continues to modernize local ordinances.
You don't have to travel to Grand Rapids to take part in Gilda's Laughfest. A number of events are scheduled in Holland as part of the festivities.
The city of Grand Rapids public services director said his department has received 1200 complaints regarding potholes in the past 45 days.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Gather your gal pals and come out for the Ladies' Night Out party at Art Van Furniture .
Spending another $10 million per year repairing roads that enable people to motor around in private vehicles powered by non-renewable fuels might not seem an environmentally-friendly plan.
A jury has convicted a man of first-degree murder for killing an elderly couple in their Grand Rapids-area home before stealing their car.
'We are here to be a part of that growth in Indianapolis and Indiana,' says John Pearson, managing director of GMB's Indianapolis office.
Police say it appears that after Demarco Carnegie strangled Marie Nettles to death and then dragged her lifeless body near the bank of Plaster Creek, he then spit on her before fleeing the scene.
Kindergarteners Bayron Diaz Reyes, left, and Jonas Musclow arrived at Congress Elementary School on Oct. 2, 2013 in Grand Rapids.
Grand Rapids police are investigating the second smash-and-grab burglary in seven days at Gorman's Home Furnishings , 2320 28th Street SE, which was hit by furniture thieves again on Sunday morning, March 9. Manager Duane Petroeksy said burglars broke through the high-end furniture store's rear entrance windows on Sunday and stole leather sofa ... (more)