Candidate's absence from Ottawa County Tea Party forum frustrates organizers
Three Republican candidates battling for the 90th District state House seat touted their conservative credentials at an Ottawa County Tea Party forum on Tuesday.
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Mon Jul 07, 2014
Grand Rapids tornadoes: Here are 5 notable events in West Michigan history
Tornadoes are uncommon in West Michigan, but when they strike, it's a reminder that they can happen almost anywhere at anytime.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Man pleads no contest to robbing credit union while dressed as woman, police chase
A Georgetown Township man has pleaded no contest to charges stemming from a credit union armed robbery and police chase that authorities say he committed while dressed as a woman.
Ice Cream that is "Pure Michigan"
July is "National Ice Cream Month" and one local company has come out with limited edition flavors just in time for the Fourth of July.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Hudsonville resident wins credit union's $25,000 prize
Jason Stursma is the winner of Lake Michigan Credit Union's second $25,000 Home Makeover Giveaway, the credit union announced Monday, June 30. Stursma's winning entry was drawn from a pool of nearly 100,000 paper and electronic entries, according to a press release.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Best of the 33rd annual Mercy Health Seaway Run in photos
Several thousand people descended upon downtown Muskegon Saturday morning, June 28 to take part in the 33rd annual Mercy Health Seaway Run.
Scattered Showers and Storms Sunday Evening/Night-Monday
Monday 3:22 am - Showers and a few non-severe t-storms are moving thru during the early morning.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Why West Michigan school leaders are criticizing state education budget
Hudsonville's Riley Street Middle School students acting as immigrants race to the territory they want to settle in on Jan. 18, 2013 in the school gym.
West Michigan birth announcements
Grand Rapids: June 11: Josiah Rafael to Emily Erwin-Perez and Rafael Perez-Garo; June 16: Mason Gerald to Jenny and Chris Norton; June 14: Anthony Xavier to Sarah and Tony Smith; June 12: Brennan Curtis to Catherine and Curtis Novak; May 31: Rogan Matthew to Cara Sutliffe and Raymond Sutliffe II; June 19: William Michael to Amanda and Chad Bridle; ... (more)
Lansing State Journal
Blue Moon named favorite ice cream shop
When they have a hankering for ice cream, Clinton County News readers are willing to travel a bit, well at least as far as the small town of Ovid.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Why Hudsonville Ice Cream thinks newest flavor will become a July 4th favorite
Hudsonville Ice Cream is betting that its Summer Celebration flavor will become a Fourth of July favorite thanks to its patriotic color scheme.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Daniela Garcia with Joe Haveman
The woman who is running for Joe Haveman's term-limited 90th District seat has now been endorsed by him.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Strawberry Shortcake Fest adds second location for sweet treats today
Juicy, summer strawberries atop a freshly baked shortcake from Forest Hills bakery and covered with Hudsonville's creamy vanilla ice cream and real whipped cream - if that sounds like an ideal dish to you, swing by Rosa Parks Circle, 135 Monroe Center NW , from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, June 19, for the 2014 Strawberry Shortcake Fest from ... (more)
Fri Jun 13, 2014
West Michigan birth announcements
Grand Rapids: May 29: Amor y'Ohano to Amelia Pittner; Feb. 16: Landon Cole to Ashlie Zalenski and Daniel Brown; May 26: Keagan Isaiah-James to Roseli and Justin Quakkelaar; May 30: Hawthorne Charles to Stephanie and Forrest Doublestein; May 30: Hayden Graeme to Kendra and Brent Burns; May 31: Harley James to Ashley Cook and Travis Olmstead; June 2: ... (more)
Wed Jun 11, 2014
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Lifelong Bonds At Summer Camp For Families Battling Childhood Cancer
HOLLAND, Mich., A summer camp this week in Holland that comes with a bonding experience unlike any other, for families of children battling childhood cancer.