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A mental health exam is on tap for a 44-year-old Grand Rapids man accused of setting fire to a Southeast Side house, causing the occupant to escape out the window.
Should we change our lifestyles to help reduce global warming?
Should states get to ban abortion?
16 min ago | MLive.com
Experience Grand Rapids unveiled a new web tool aimed at helping visitors find activities and attractions that suit their tastes.
1 hr ago | Examiner.com
Senita Lenear recalls working for Blue Cross Blue Shield in her early 20s and being inspired by the powerful women she met during negotiations across Michigan.
Every year we see people go all out on Christmas decorations and lights on the outside of the home, but there are some that turn the inside of their home into a Christmas village.
An older Macomb County woman stopped on her way out of the courtroom to pat the shoulder of the elderly Grand Rapids woman seated in the wheelchair.
At Grapevine Wine & Deli, clerks were selling four times the normal volume of Mega Millions tickets as the drawing approaches for a near-record jackpot.
Tuesday morning, Grand Rapids Public Services Department said that its "Pay-As-You-Throw" Refuse Program lost $2 million in its first year of operation.
Six months after approving a property tax increase for parks, city voters could be asked to authorize an income tax for streets.
The testimony may have often been mumbled and contradictory, but it was enough to convince a judge to send a Grand Rapids man's case onto circuit court on a charge of attempted murder.
He was born July 31, 1939, to Christine and Harold Miles, in Grand Rapids, Mich.
Photo of Young Men Destined for Success, an Ottawa Hills High School student group of teens who maintain a GPA between 3.5 and 4.0. The teens are: Ojani Echevarria, 15; Rewlon Chambers, 15; Shaquille Mitchell, 15; Antonio Hernandez, 15; Marque Smalley, 15; Anthony Alexander, 15; and Calvin Harris, 15. The teens were recognized Monday, Dec. 16, by ... (more)
GENIUS Phone Repair Announces 617 E. Grand River Location Now Open! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE E. Lansing, MI Local business GENIUS Phone Repair is pleased to announce the opening of its sixth location at 617 East Grand River Ave .
Bob Riley had served as executive director for the National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services for nearly seven years when he announced at the annual meeting in Grand Rapids, Mich., in October that he would be retiring at the end of next June.
The inmate who tried to escape a maximum security prison on Saturday, Dec. 14, is locked up for shooting a man at a Grand Rapids party store and tying up a worker at a nail salon.
Healthy food doesn't have to be diet food, says the owner of a new 'health-casual' franchise eatery open in downtown Grand Rapids.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.- Workforce is holding a job fair until 4 p.m. Monday, December 16 at their office, 1717 28th Street Suite H. There are three different areas with openings at the Grand Rapids bakery range from basic packaging of cereals, bars and mixes, to machine operators along with forklift operators, too.