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Lawsuit alleges Grandville retailer extorted money from Utah couple after negative review
A Utah couple is suing an online retailer with a Grandville address after a story about their $3,500 fine for posting a negative customer service review went viral online.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Road Crews Working Long Hours To Keep Mall Areas Clear
With Christmas shoppers out in force, plow and salt truck drivers and mall employees are working long hours to make sure roads and walkways near shopping areas are safe for holiday customers.
The Detroit News
Democrats attack Michigan GOP for Agema's anti-gay comments
"Intolerance is in the Republican Party's DNA," Debbie Wasserman Schultz said about why Agema hasn't been ousted from his position.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
State of Michigan
State Fire Marshal and Grandville Fire Department Fire Marshal Invite ...
December 16, 2013 - A dry Christmas tree is extremely flammable and could rapidly become a towering inferno in your living room endangering lives and your home.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Darth Vader as a bell ringer? Star Wars clan helps Salvation Army boost holiday donations
Not your average Red Kettle bell ringers, members of the Star Wars Club - dressed as characters from the Star Wars films - harnessed the "Force" to bring out the generosity in shoppers at Woodland Mall.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
West Michigan birth announcements
Cedar Springs: Dec. 6: Hunter Allen to Taylor Meredith and Travis Williamson; Dec. 9: Noah Wayne to Katherine and Nathaniel Cowles Grand Rapids: Nov. 29: Hayden Christian to Jessica and Ryan Miller; Dec. 4: James J Jr. to Lesly and James Purvis Sr.; Dec. 4: Myles John to Ashley and Tim VandeKopple; Nov. 16: Ethan to Audrey and Aaron DeLange; Dec.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Four Davenport cross country runners named Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes
Davenport cross country runners Kelsee VanderBaan, Jamie Barnes, Cam Magro and Justin Jewell were named to the Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes list, the national office announced.
Snowfall reports Monday AM-Thursday AM
The snow piled up at a fairly steady rate this week. With the cold temperatures the snow won't be melting anytime soon.
Grandville students bring Christmas to rescue animals up for adoption
Smooch, an 8-year-old collie shepherd mix, was taken in by animal control after saving her former Saginaw family from a house fire earlier this year, according to a local animal rescue.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Dave Agema's full statements published following controversial gay marriage remarks
Michigan Republican National Committeeman Dave Agema's recent controversial comments on gay marriage have been published verbatim following a speech last week in Southwest Michigan.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Michigan Republican leader Dave Agema: Gay people 'want free medical because they're dying'
Michigan Republican National Committeeman Dave Agema, a former state representative from Grandville, is facing criticism for another round of controversial remarks about gay marriage.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Calvin's Tyler Kruis named MIAA Player of the Week in men's basketball
The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association has named Calvin center Tyler Kruis its Player of the Week in men's basketball for games played through December 8. Kruis, a senior from Grand Rapids , averaged 21.5 points and 6.5 rebounds during the MIAA/CCIW Challenge at Calvin over the weekend.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Top 5 things to do in Grand Rapids include Nite Lites, GRAM Tree Lighting, Christmas for the Animals
'Tis the season. Whether celebrating its 33rd year in Coopersville or the first in Grandville both on Friday, holiday parades are a tradition in West Michigan.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Letter: Senate filibuster rule change another mistake
U.S. Sen. Carl Levin speaks at the Grand Valley Metro Council breakfast Monday, November 4, 2013 at GVSU's L. William Seidman Center in downtown Grand Rapids.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
West Michigan school employees getting certified in Mental Health First Aid
West Michigan educators will undergo an eight-hour Mental Health First Aid training certification course on Thursday, Dec. 5, to be able to avert crisis situations.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Dive Team Rescue Person From Pond Near Rivertown Crossings Mall
Rescue teams were called to a pond near the RiverTown Crossings Mall in Grandville around 1pm on December 2 after reports were called in of a male struggling in the pond adjacent to the mall.
How Common Core standards are affecting elementary, middle school math classes
In Beth Ledesma's second-grade classroom, students are looking at bar models to help them grasp basic mathematical principles, seemingly a simple idea but one that is emerging across Michigan as school districts look to adapt learning to Common Core standards.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
WZZM-TV Grand Rapids
Some retailers bare Black Friday morning; Cabela's a big exception
But WZZM 13 found some large retailers were nearly empty early this morning. However, we found at least one exception.