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When this chalet-style home on Bostwick Lake was built in 1989, its owners decorated "Heron View" with the finest and latest in contemporary design elements.
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A Forest Hills seventh-grader who was thought to have died from cancer actually died from a treatment-related accident at Spectrum Health hospital, according to the girl's death certificate.
Complaints about "potty parity" at DeVos Performance Hall are genuine and the solutions could be expensive, according to a study prepared for the Grand Rapids/Kent County Convention and Arena Authority.
The Ferndale man police say was drunk when he ran a red light and smashed into another car, injuring a woman, will spend seven months in the Kent County Jail.
A group that opposes a city streets tax has filed suit in Kent County Circuit Court to keep the proposal from appearing on the May 6 ballot.
A minor league ballpark in western Michigan is expected to get more fire hydrants after a January blaze that destroyed part of the stadium.
A Forest Hills seventh-grader believed to have succumbed to cancer actually died from a treatment-related accident at Spectrum Health hospital, the girl's death certificate shows.
A pay review for the county's elected leaders is underway and members of the seven-member Officers Compensation Commission say their task is more difficult than when they last met in 2012.
The 52-year-old man who police say threw hot water at a pair of officers avoided additional jail time after pleading no contest to resisting and assaulting a police officer causing injury.
They are two of the most heavily traveled stretches of freeway in west Michigan and they are nearing their life expectancy.
A former Kent County commissioner and Grand Rapids city commissioner are among the 11 candidates applying for appointment to the seat of former Kent County Commissioner Michel Wawee Jr. Wawee, a Walker Republican, resigned last month under pressure from county leaders after he was charged Feb. 3 with embezzling and false pretenses in obtaining ... (more)
Minutes after the neighbor of homicide victims David and Vivian Bouwman heard five gunshots, Javonte Higgins drove a Cadillac to a friend's apartment saying he had shot some people and he needed to get rid of a car.
A federal bankruptcy judge decided the bankruptcy case surrounding the Village at Knapp's Crossing shopping center is too tangled for him to consider the objections being raised by lenders and creditors who are owed $7.4 million.
An apparent oversight had city and Kent County officials scrambling to ensure that a streets tax proposal can go on the ballot in May, as planned.
After David and Vivian Bouwman were killed early last year in their Kentwood home, police never found any DNA evidence at the scene or the gun used to kill them.