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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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Local news for Grand Rapids, MI continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

4 hrs ago |

Former marijuana dispensary owner plans to fight new drug and gun charges

A former marijuana dispensary owner arrested on drug and gun allegations - charges that cost him to lose a plea deal for a delayed sentencing while courts clarify Michigan's medical marijuana law - plans to fight the latest offenses, his lawyer said Wednesday.


8 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Teenage Best Buy employee charged with embezzlement

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.,-A teenage employee accused of deceiving the Best Buy she worked for out of thousands of dollars.


10 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Deadly motorcycle crash in Ottawa County

Investigators said the motorcyclist was heading west on Randall and the car was going south on 64th Avenue.


11 hrs ago |

eightwest-national charter academy homework

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. The kids are getting ready to go back to school, and that means the return of homework.


12 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Last chance to see a oeMonty Pythona s: Spamalota at Circle Theatre

The various community theatre's in Grand Rapids boast many talented actors, actresses and musicians.


12 hrs ago |

The story of Cuba through photography

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. For many, Cuba is a bit of a mystery. It's been politically and economically isolated by the U.S. since the Cuban Revolution in the 1950s.


15 hrs ago |

Michigan's first Saladworks franchise opens in downtown Grand Rapids

Tim and Julie Calderone stood inside an empty commercial space on the southeast corner of Ionia Avenue and Weston Street SW and decided it just wasn't quite right for an ice cream shop.


18 hrs ago | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

16 year old in Muskegon River Tubing Accident Dies.

A 16 year old boy tubing in the Muskegon River last weekend drowned and was pulled unconscious from the water.


22 hrs ago | WMSH-AM Sturgis

Barberbus Returns To Sturgis

Sturgis Area Chamber Of Commerce * Sturgis, MI By: Mike Stiles - A one of a kind vehicle made a return to where it was created.


Tue Aug 19, 2014

5,000 flock to Grand Rapids back-to-school celebration

Rainy weather did not deter Grand Rapids Public Schools families and prospective students from attending the annual back-to-school celebration Tuesday at City High Middle School.


Police: Grand Rapids standoff forces evacuations, involves alleged bank robbery suspect

Grand Rapids police are evacuating homes on the city's Northeast Side as local and task force officers have surrounded a residence where an alleged bank robber is believed to be hiding, dispatch traffic indicates.


WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

The Parklet Era Begins Downtown Grand Rapids

They are called parklets -- patios set up along the curb-lane of the street. BarFly Ventures today opened the city's first parklets with street patios outside Grand Rapids Brewing Co., McFadden's Restaurant and Saloon and Stella's Lounge.


A parklet being installed in front of McFadden's in downtown Grand Rapids.

Three parklets opened around 4 p.m. in front of Grand Rapids Brewing Co. on Ionia Avenue SW south of Fulton Street, Stella's Lounge at 53 Commerce Ave. SW and McFadden's Restaurant and Saloon on Ionia Avenue SW north of Oaks Street SW.


East Grand Rapids resident, Chief Appeals Court Judge William Murphy seeks State Supreme Court

A second West Michigan judge has thrown his hat in the ring to become the first Grand Rapids area jurist to sit on the State Supreme Court since World War II.


WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Robbers caught after leaving billfold in car

Grand Rapids Police Department Lt. Pat Merrill told FOX 17 NEWS that Donald Hale left his wallet in his vehicle when he and Christopher Melton ran from the car earlier this month.


Quilt Week comes to Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Some of the top quilting artists around are in Grand Rapids for Quilt Week at DeVos Place on August 20 through 23. Quilt Week features exhibits of quilts that range from something warm to snuggle in to works of art that hang on the wall.


eightwest-jeff dykehouse memorial ride

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. A memorial bike ride will take place Thursday, August 21, to honor a man who was hit and killed while riding his bike in Ada Township in July.


eightwest-bistro bella vita martini

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. It's a classic cocktail that is constantly being reinvented: the martini.


Volunteers needed for 11th annual Mayors' Grand River Cleanup

The cleanup is hosted by Wyoming Mayor Jack Poll, Grandville Mayor Steve Maas, Walker Mayor Mark Huizenga, and Grand Rapids Mayor George Heartwell.


Grand Rapids schools formalizing plans for new Museum School

Grand Rapids Public Schools is getting closer to being able to enroll students in a new Museum School scheduled for the 2015-16 school year with a formal presentation today, Aug 19, before the school board's Academic Achievement Committee.



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