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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 $294,500 which is roughly $98/per square foot. More Grand Rapids information.

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2 hrs ago | Grand Valley Lanthorn

Arts at a Glance: GVSU Writer's Series Kicks Off

With such a saturated market in today's world of EDM, a truly unique act is something of a spectacle. Fortunately for Grand Rapids-based fans of electronic music, Savoy - a trio consisting of two DJs and a live drummer - is set to bring its novel sound to The Intersection on Tuesday, Sept.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Grand Valley Lanthorn

GR mayor declares 2015 the 'year of interfaith service'

When Grand Valley State University junior Mohib Azeem migrated from Pakistan to the U.S. over two years ago, he carried his Islamic faith and a wary view of other religions with him. Today, as the president of the GVSU Muslim Student Association, he still holds his faith close, but, he has also acquired the mission to spread religious tolerance.

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WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

a The silent killera , group raises ovarnian cancer awareness in GR

It was the second annual run/walk in Grand Rapids, with women currently fighting ovarian cancer also taking part in the activities. Organizer Drew Parker said that it's a cancer that's had very little breakthroughs in treatments over the past 40 years.

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WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

The Ryan Fischer Legacy Award Scholarship hits the green

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.- The Ryan Fischer Legacy Award Scholarship is one step closer to meeting their $100,000 goal after a golf outing Saturday. The scholarship will be awarded to a deserving student this spring.

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WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

Drunk Driver Caused Crash on Eb I-96

The crash was just before 3 a.m. bear the Beltline exit, which was closed for investigation for a short time. Westbound I-96 at Cascade was also closed, but all lanes have since reopened.

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MLive.com

Top 5 things to do around Grand Rapids include Ringling Bros. Circus, ...

ArtPrize may be 10 days away but preview events are already scheduled for this week. Along with concerts and a circus, you should have plenty to keep you busy all week long.

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MLive.com

Editorial: New Grand Rapids police chief's vision holds promise for our growing city

Just two months into his new job as Grand Rapids' top cop, Chief David Rahinsky is setting the right tone as he develops his vision for public safety in our city. Rahinsky, who came to Grand Rapids via Franklin, Tenn., was both frank and passionate during a recent community forum hosted by MLive and The Press.

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WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

a Walk for Wishesa raises thousands to grant more wishes in Michigan

Hundreds of people chose to pay it forward Saturday morning at John Ball Zoo in Grand Rapids for the annual 'Walk for Wishes' event to raise money for Make-a-Wish Michigan. Organizers anticipated more than 500 people attending the event which is expected to raise around $100,000 this year to go toward granting wishes for kids in Michigan facing life-threatening medical conditions.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

Woman ejected and killed after car semi crash

A Grand Rapids-area woman was killed early Saturday when the car she was riding in collided with a semi-truck south of Cadillac. It happened just before 5 a.m. on M-115 near S. 39 Road in Wexford County's Clam Lake Township, according to Michigan State Police.

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Examiner.com

Grand Rapids ArtPrize effects cross the globe

On September 24, 2014 ArtPrize will begin the events sixth year in Grand Rapids, Michigan. ArtPrizes boasts to be the largest ArtPrize in the world.

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CBS Local

Radio Host Pleads Guilty To Child Sex Assault

A former host at a popular Christian radio station in western Michigan has pleaded guilty to first-degree criminal sexual conduct. John Balyo entered the plea Tuesday in Calhoun County curt.

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MLive.com

Snipers or sentries? ArtPrize 2014 installation at UICA lets you decide

A few passersby expressed concern as Henry Brimmer's ArtPrize 2014 installation was installed Thursday and Friday at UICA in the run up to the Sept. 24 opening of the sixth annual exhibition and competition.

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WOTV Battle Creek

nancy overdraft

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Accidents happen. No one intends to overdraw their account, but sometimes a debit transaction comes through befor By: Jared Brox According to PricewaterhouseCoopers' 2012 Global CEO Survey, 47% of company leaders forecast growth over the next few y

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WOODTV.com

Saturday

Saturday 10:20 am - The rain has ended, except for a band of lake-effect light rainshowers that comes onshore in far SW Allegan and Van Buren Co. and extends down to the Indiana border .

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CBS Local

Radio Host Pleads Guilty To Child Sex Assault

A former host at a popular Christian radio station in western Michigan has pleaded guilty to first-degree criminal sexual conduct. John Balyo entered the plea Tuesday in Calhoun County curt.

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WOODTV.com

Ideas for family fun this weekend

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Pack up the family and head out for some fun this weekend in West Michigan! Check out Maranda's top picks in this week's Star 105.7 Five Star Family Fun Update.

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WSJV-TV South Bend

Prison ordered for school district embezzler

A former business official and treasurer with Carterville schools was sentenced Friday to a year and a day in federal prison for stealing funds from the southern Illinois district. Now of Grand Rapids, Michigan, Todd Frazier also was ordered to repay more than $100,000 and complete 200 hours of community service after this prison time.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

a Day of Caringa project focused on expungement education

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., - Instead of picking up paintbrushes or fixing up landscape, Jubilee Jobs decided to take on a special project for this year's annual "Day of Caring", sponsored by the Heart of West Michigan United Way . The Grand Rapids non-profit teamed up with Thomas M. Cooley Law School and other agencies to host an "expungement workshop" at the Wealthy Theatre.

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Examiner.com

Grand Rapids gears up for Artprize 2014

Downtown things are starting to gear up - for ArtPrize, that is. ArtPrize is Grand Rapids's annual art competition; it draws artists from across the globe to compete for the votes of everyday viewers and participants.

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Deseret News

15 places named after religious figures

What's in a name? Well, these places got their monikers thanks to the help of religious figures, both small and large scale. What's in a name? Well, these places got their monikers thanks to the help of religious figures, both small and large scale.

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