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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.
Should America's 11 million illegal immigrants be offered a path to citizenship?
Should the federal government stop offering subsidized student loans?
5 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
An intruder who broke into a Grand Rapids home found himself on the other side of the situation, when he lost his gun to the person who lived there.
Grand Rapids-based Goodrich Quality Theaters Inc. plans to break ground for a two-auditorium expansion at the Bay City 8 inside the Bay City Mall on Monday, Dec. 9. The groundbreaking for the expanded theater, to be renamed the Bay City 10, is to take place at 1 p.m. in the back of the Bay City 8, located on the north side of the mall at 4101 E.
The former Campus Elementary lunchroom aide who allegedly paid $1 to have a fourth-grader "roughed up" by classmates was arrested Tuesday, Dec. 3, according to the Grand Rapids Police Department.
Instead of handing out gifts to families who might need some help this Christmas, one Grand Rapids ministry is opening up a store inside their facility, where brand-new donated items can be bought by parents who would like to do their own shopping.
Authorities are looking for the person who robbed a Subway north of Grand Rapids.
ABC News Correspondent John Quinones, host of the show, "What Would You Do?" was in Grand Rapids recently to discuss the program and promote educational opportunity.
Grand Rapids officials are getting a little help adding a bikeway that will run through the heart of the city.
GLWAS' two new 20-foot refrigerated trucks will deliver wines and spirits in the Grand Rapids and Ann Arbor areas starting this week.
Regular hours : 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays, 12 noon-5 p.m. Sundays.
When Mayor George Heartwell got a Climate Protection Award last year from the U.S. Conference of Mayors, it came with a $25,000 prize.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.- Kent County parents of students with autism have a chance to learn some valuable information Tuesday night from a well-known speaker.
A nursing supervisor is suing Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital, alleging the hospital granted a family's request not to have black employees care for a white male patient.
Test your historical sleuthing skills and help the Grand Rapids Public Library Special Collections Department find out more about the kids in this photograph.
A man arrested last week in the December 2012 slaying of a Grand Rapids man joins two co-defendants in jail without bond for murder and other felony charges.
Dec. 2, 2013 - Celebrate New Year's Eve with an evening of hilarious live comedy! Michael Jr.'s humorous jokes and hilarious observations have landed him on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Comedy Central, The Jimmy Kimmel Show, The Late, Late Show, BET's "Comic View ", Comedy TV, numerous other television shows, and he's become a favorite on Sirius ... (more)
West Ottawa's Great Lakes Elementary teachers Matt Bradley and Dan Lynn speak to 92 dads who attended the first Watch D.O.G.S. event at the Holland school on Oct. 8. The program is aimed at getting more dads to be involved in their kids' education by volunteering during the school day.