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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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Tax proposals in Kent County: Will you fund senior services, libraries or both?

Voters countywide will consider an Aug. 5 ballot proposal to replace an expiring tax for senior services with a larger levy.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

WOTV Battle Creek

Children laugh, live and love through Gildaa s Club Grief Programs

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. When you think of Gilda's Club, you often think of Gilda's LaughFest , but the organization does so much more.

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WOODTV.com

GR preps Division Avenue for Silver Line

The City of Lowell kicked off the 7th annual Pink Arrow Project with its Pink Arrow Community Day on Tuesday.

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WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Fingerprint Leads to Home Invasion, Assault Suspect

A parole violator is being held at the Kent County Jail after evidence at a home invasion in Grand Rapids last week linked him to a knife assault.

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Lansing State Journal

Ex-Christian radio host in Grand Rapids admits to raping boy at motel

Former WCSG radio host John Richard Balyo admitted today that he and a second man handcuffed a 12-year-old boy to a motel bed, sexually abused him and took nine photos during the April encounter.

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MLive.com

Term limits proposal appears headed for Grand Rapids ballot

A ballot proposal for term limits appears headed to city voters in November. Advocates on Tuesday, July 29, turned in two boxes of signatures to the Grand Rapids clerk's office.

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WLNS-TV Lansing

Meridian Township Police Ask For Help Finding Suspect

A man walking a dog along a western Michigan dirt road has found a newborn with her umbilical cord still attached.

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MLive.com

Man enters woman's vehicle, stabs her, in northeast Grand Rapids

A woman is recovering from a stab wound after an attempted robbery on the city's Northeast Side early Tuesday, police say.

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WLNS-TV Lansing

Ex-Radio Host Expected To Plea In Child Porn Probe

A former host at a popular Christian radio station in western Michigan is expected to plead guilty in a child pornography investigation.

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MLive.com

Storms in the Grand Rapids forecast Tuesday, though it will be warmer

Dark skies greet us this morning as storms are in the forecast for Tuesday, July 29. Grab a jacket or umbrella as you head out the door.

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MLive.com

Michigan Warrior Dash: Unofficial participant numbers and a few broken bones

We're a day removed from the mud, sweat and beers of the Warrior Dash and event organizers are deeming the fourth installment in Genesee County a success.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

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.

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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.

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MLive.com

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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MLive.com

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.

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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.

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MLive.com

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.

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