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A man accused of beating and raping a 77-year-old woman in her Southeast Side house in September told an earlier rape victim that he liked older women, court records showed.
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After a months-long investigation, police have arrested two suspects who allegedly created and sold fake documents, including fraudulent permanent residency cards and Social Security cards, federal records show.
Two people living in a Grand Rapids home are finding alternative housing after a suspected arson on the city's southeast side late Thursday evening.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.- It's hard for so many to believe that Nelson Mandela is gone.
A 38-year-old sex offender was arrested Thursday, Dec. 5, in connection with the disappearance of a Jenison teenager who has since been returned unharmed to her parents.
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A 123 year old building in the heart of downtown has new life following a $4 million dollar investment from 616 Development.
Jennifer Sumner didn't know what she was after a few years ago when she started exploring different religions.
After police announced that Tasha Charlton, 41, had walked away from her work assignment at the Kent County Animal Shelter on Wednesday, they got a tip on her location.
Choirs sing Christmas carols, orchestras play music from Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker," and choirs and orchestras together perform Handel's "Messiah."
The Exelis radio dispatch console system, called Switch plusIP A , will enable both call centers to support emergency calls even if one of the centers requires an evacuation.
Police have arrested two suspects in the Dec. 2 robbery of a Fremont grocery store and are asking for the public's help in locating a third person.
In the month since the fatal shooting of Domnick Floyd , his mother says all she can do is pray to find strength.
A woman allegedly linked to the October killing of John Dahlinger waived her right to a probable cause hearing Wednesday, Dec. 4, and had her case sent to Kent County Circuit Court while she negotiates with prosecutors.
The Uptown Holiday Shop Hop marks its 10th anniversary this holiday season, another sign the annual event has become tradition for Grand Rapids eastside neighborhood businesses.
Dr. Edward Byrd was struck by how Dennis Lobbezoo carried himself when they met on a U.S. Navy medical ship off the coast of Vietnam in 1968.