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  1. POLL: Football Frenzy play of the week - Week 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 |

    Week 8 of the Football Frenzy gave us four candidates for play of the week bragging rights, including three on the defensive side of the ball. Jack Billo and Jalen Broussard - East Grand Rapids.


  2. China change propels recycling costs in Kent Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 |

    The cost of recycling in Kent County is expected to nearly double for many customers next year, leading to fears that the plastic and paper that's been going into park benches and cereal boxes will end up in the dump. "The fear really is that people will look at the cost of recycling as a barrier and decide not to do it," said Kent County Department of Public Works marketing director Kristen Wieland.


  3. EGR threat suspect charged with false report of terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 |

    Grand Rapids police say a man arrested for threatening an East Grand Rapids student, leading to partial lockdowns at two schools, was found in the student's home. Windell Sallie, 28, is facing a charge of making a false report of terrorism, a 20-year felony, and one count of illegal entry, a 90-day misdemeanor.


  4. Threat to student sparks partial lockdown at EGR schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 |

    In a message to district families, East Grand Rapids Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Heidi Kattula said a family member alerted the district to the threat, which was sparked by a familial dispute. The district says the suspect is not in custody.


  5. POLL: Football Frenzy play of the week - Week 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 |

    This week's competition for the Football Frenzy play of the week features great moves from three high school wide receivers. John Sheridan - The East Grand Rapids junior made a diving jump backward to secure a 35-yard touchdown pass from Jalen Broussard.


  6. Frenzy preview: EGR aims for undefeated O-K Gold runRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2018 |

    Editor's note: As high school football kicks off, the Frenzy team has the rundown on what local teams have cooking. This article looks at the teams in the O-K Gold conference: East Grand Rapids, South Christian, Grand Rapids Christian, Forest Hills Eastern, Wayland, Wyoming and Thornapple Kellogg.


  7. Grand Rapids Kilwins reopens with new ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 |

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - More than six months after it shut its doors unexpectedly, the Kilwins chocolate shop in downtown Grand Rapids reopened Monday.


  8. City: Low level of PFAS in Grand Rapids water systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 |

    PFAS has been detected in the Grand Rapids city water system, but at levels well below that of Environmental Protection Agency's advised limit. City tests performed in April show combined levels of PFAS, a likely carcinogen, at 3.19 parts per trillion, according to Grand Rapids Acting Manager of Communications Amy Snow-Buckner.


  9. Active shooter training held at EGR High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 |

    Several local law enforcement agencies and rescue workers are teaming up to take part in active shooter training this week. The training is taking place from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday at East Grand Rapids High School.


  10. Neighbors want DEQ to stop development, save wetlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 |

    A meeting at Fifth Reformed Church on Griggs Street SE regarded a proposed development that would affect some wetlands along the Grand Rapids-East Grand Rapids line.


  11. EGR boys advance, girls out in lacrosse playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 |

    In Division 2 boys lacrosse, Forest Hills Central defeated Orchard Lake Saint Mary 19-3. It was FHC's fifth consecutive win by double figures.


  12. Five candidates remain in East Grand Rapids superintendent searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2018 |

    The board, whose search is being assisted by the Michigan Association of School Boards, met in May to review 29 applications before selecting five individuals to bring in for interviews. Natalie Bernecker, East Grand Rapids Public Schools Board of Education President, said in a press release that the board was excited by the candidate field.


  13. Preps roundup: Soccer districts, lacrosse semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 |

    Unity Christian girls soccer continued its season with a 3-1 victory over South Christian. Unity is working on winning its 10th state title in the last 13 years.


  14. East Grand Rapids city manager to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 |

    Donovan's retirement will go into effect this winter. He took the position in 1993 and has led numerous capital projects within the city.


  15. FH Central lacrosse shooting for undefeated seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 |

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Forest Hills Central boys lacrosse team will put its perfect 14-0 record on the line one last time in its quest for an undefeated regular season.


  16. EGR neighbors fight plan to develop wooded areaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 |

    "We have this beautiful little wetland out here in the middle of East Grand Rapids," Lewis said as he showed 24 Hour News 8 the area Tuesday. But what you'll find right now in front of his home and many others nearby are street signs and a public plea: 'Save our wetlands.'


  17. East Grand Rapids adding online bill payRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 |

    East Grand Rapids says residents will be able to use the system to pay their taxes and utility bills with a bank account or credit or debit card. The city says you won't need to register to view or pay bills.


  18. Allegations lead to Summer Journeys' endRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 |

    A nonprofit program that took high school students, mostly girls, on trips out West for education and adventure has shut down after allegations of inappropriate behavior by its leader, Target 8 has learned. Summer Journeys had taken more than 500 high school students on trips over the last decade, according to its founder and director David Buth.


  19. Ford trims sedan lineup as auto sales trend biggerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 |

    In East Grand Rapids' Gaslight Village, you seem them parked at the curb waiting to haul kids, groceries or whatever the need: They are SUVs, crossovers, pickup trucks and the vehicle some suggest caused the beginning of the end for the passenger car: the minivan. "Why not a passenger car? Because I have three kids and getting them in an out is really easy with sliding doors," said Amber Cox, who drives a minivan.


  20. Documents detail allegations against former EGR coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 |

    There's new information about a high school cross-country coach and teacher who resigned amid claims he engaged in inappropriate conduct with former students. Nick Hopkins resigned from East Grand Rapids High School earlier this month amid the allegations.


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