Wyoming's new mentoring program looks to area churches for support
Organizers of a local mentoring project met Monday to discuss the role area churches should play in One Wyoming 1 on 1, an initiative to individually match mentors with students across all four Wyoming school districts.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Dutton Days celebration set for June 22
Marcia Butgereit, of Kentwood, left, and Wenda Fore, of Jenison, demonstrate Civil War-era toys at last year's Dutton Days celebration.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Common Core: West Michigan school leaders blindsided by state defunding
West Michigan school leaders say the backlash against nationally developed education standards that triggered defunding by state lawmakers shows a glaring disconnect between educators and policymakers.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Lakeshore Escapes Full Impact of Overnight Storms
The Lakeshore escaped relatively unharmed after storms blew through overnight. Although a flood warning was in effect through 5 AM, there were no reports of injuries or serious property damage in the immediate Holland area, and outside of a pocket of Consumers Energy customers north of Zeeland, there were no major power outages, although several ... (more)
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Death penalty, gender roles, homosexuality and the Titanic: Christian Reformed Church Synod
Membership may be declining and the denomination's publishing arm shrinking , but the Christian Reformed Church in North America is not dying, its executive director said.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
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Bringing Baby Home
Teddy Bear Clinic Tuesday, June 11 3:00 p.m. - 5 p.m. Metro Health Jenison 7686 Georgetown Center Drive Join us for fun and games while your teddy bear gets a "check-up" from the pediatrician.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
2013 Spring Parade of Homes draws record crowds, ends this weekend
More than 50,000 persons toured the 2013 Spring Parade of Homes during its first week, according to the Home Builders Association of Greater Grand Rapids .
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Tri Unity Christian top scholars
Graduation ceremonies for the 30 students in the Tri Unity High School class of 2013 were held on May 28.
Sat May 25, 2013
Grandville union leader: 'Should a teacher in Rockford, Jenison be...
Grandville union leader: 'Should a teacher in Rockford, Jenison be paid, evaluated the same way as in Detroit and Flint?' Deborah Lowenberg Ball, right, the dean of the University of Michigan School of Education, works with group of fifth-graders from Ypsilanti, teaching them math as teachers from all over the country observe her techniques.