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  1. Grand Rapids Power Poll: Changes in boys, girls top 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | MLive.com

    The Grand Rapids boys and girls rankings have been updated, and you might notice a copule of changes in both polls. Grand Rapids Christian and Zeeland West have cracked the top 10 in boys, while Holland Christian and Lowell have moved into the girls top 10. Godwin Heights Delaney Blalock's 18 points and 13 rebounds had the Wildcats off to a fast start in last Tuesday' s season-opening win over Union.

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  2. Salvation Army in Kent County collects $45K in donations on Giving TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | MLive.com

    ... to the Red Kettle campaign on that Tuesday, Dec. 2, would be matched up to $30,000 by the 45 members of its Grand Rapids Advisory Board. The board includes several different local business and community leaders. "We are blessed by the generosity of ...

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  3. Stat Surveys Intros 'Mapping Tool' At LouisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | RV Business

    Statistical Surveys Inc. has introduced a new program into its arsenal of market data products, allowing dealers and manufacturers to pinpoint sales penetration and buying trends in specific geographic markets. Tom Walworth, president of the Grand Rapids, Mich.-based firm, explained that the new software - rolled out at the National RV Trade Show - adds a "mapping feature" to the Spotfire program installed by SSI in June.

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  4. Top 5 things to do in Muskegon area this week: Concerts, film screening and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | MLive.com

    ... by the true story of a French airliner missing in the Atlantic Ocean. It was co-written by Rapoport and Grand Rapids-based director Joe Anderson. Based on five years of research and interviews with more than 100 pilots, the film offers audiences an ...

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  5. Who's playing where this week in Grand Rapids area college basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | MLive.com

    GRAND RAPIDS, MI - A look at the area college basketball schedule for the week of Dec. 15: Monday, Dec. 15 Men: No games scheduled Women: No games scheduled Tuesday, Dec. 16 Men: Tiffin at Ferris State, 12:30 p.m....

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  6. Man offering help hit in head with hammer during attempted robbery, Grand Rapids police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | MLive.com

    A man was hit in the head with a hammer Monday morning in an attempted robbery that happened as he tried to help a person who had locked keys inside a vehicle, police say. The attempted robbery was reported around 1 a.m. Dec. 15 in the 1500 block of Edward Avenue SE, east of Fuller Avenue SE and north of Boston Street SE, Grand Rapids police Lt.

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  7. Grand Rapids Ballet: 'The Nutcracker' is magical and full of surprisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Examiner.com

    From the moment the lights went down and the show started, the audience was held in thrall by the magic of Grand Rapids Ballet 's opening night performance of " The Nutcracker " on Friday, Dec. 14. The audience was transported out of modern Grand Rapids to 19th century Vienna and Clara's fantastical dream. By the time the curtain closed, the cast were applauded with a standing ovation and cheers from an enthusiastic crowd.

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  8. Arts at a glance: Big Gigantic coming to the IntersectionRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2014 | Grand Valley Lanthorn

    ... information call (616) 331-3484. Colorado-based instrumental duo Big Gigantic is bringing their big sound to Grand Rapids when their Larger Than Life Tour stops by The Intersection on Oct. 9. Combining hip-hop beats with live saxophone and drums ...

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  9. Johnson named to NCTA boardRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Times Observer

    ... organization. "At a minimum it will entail my attending three board meetings in person every year: two in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and a third which will rotate from year to year around the seven states through which the North Country Trail passes," ...

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  10. Parents remember twins who died just hours after being bornRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.- The holiday season is the time most of us look forward to spending with the people we love the most. But there are many families out there who won't get to hug their children on Christmas morning.

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  11. Birthday wish: Hastings girl asks others to donate to childhood cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... back. "I'm collecting for childhood cancer research, and I'm going to donate it to DeVos Children's Hospital in Grand Rapids," said Allison. "Instead of getting birthday gifts, because you get them every year, and then you keep getting stuff piled ...

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  12. Gas prices in West Michigan are at the lowest point in more than five years.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.-It's a sight that's becoming a bit more familiar and definitely welcome this holiday season: gas prices well below $3 per gallon. It comes as the price of crude oil plummets.

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  13. West Michigana s growing sport: a oeThey say ita s the most painful thirty minutes of their lifeaRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... all different backgrounds ride through difficult terrain. Hailing from Belgium, cyclocross could very well turn Grand Rapids into Endurance City. Originally created for road riders to stay fit during winter, bikers maneuver steep hills, climb over ...

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  14. Rockford Names Offices for Judge who Served 42 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    ... is retiring after 42 years as a District Court judge, with most of those years spent in Rockford, north of Grand Rapids. City Manager Michael Young announced the honor Friday at a farewell for Servaas. Young says: ``I love this man and the city of ...

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  15. Aquinas men's basketball wins at the buzzerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | MLive.com

    Grand Rapids, MI- The Aquinas College men's basketball team earned a big conference win yesterday against WHAC Rival Indiana Tech. The victory improves the Saints' record to 7-7 overall and 4-3 in the WHAC.

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  16. 'Tis the season: Photos show skaters enjoying ice rink at Rosa Parks CircleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | MLive.com

    The annual tradition kicked-off Dec. 5 in Grand Rapids and Rosa Parks Circle has been a busy spot since then. The rink will open daily until March 8, weather dependent.

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  17. 'Elves ' to surprise GR kids with 1,500 bikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    ... 1,100 bikes, along with around 400 others, and some treasure boxes will be delivered to all the kids of one Grand Rapids neighbor. Over the last nine years, the group has given 10,000 new bikes and 5,000 treasure bags of toys to all the children in ...

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  18. Top 5 things to do around Grand Rapids include Cirque de Noel, Jim Brickman concert, Found...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | MLive.com

    ... in for a long winter's nap. You can find this information every Thursday and Sunday on MLive.com and in The Grand Rapids Press or daily on my Facebook page . A celebration of the holiday season, Cirque de Noel combines a concert with contortionists ...

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  19. Fog, rain and snow dominate the Grand Rapids forecast this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | MLive.com

    It's going to be a wet week. Fog, rain and snow are large in the forecast, in that order.

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  20. Detroit's newest music venue, the Huma Room, opens with HopCat craft beer barRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Model D

    Ted Smith has been coming to Detroit for concerts since at least the 1980s, when he'd make many a trip to St. Andrew's Hall. Having booked music in Grand Rapids for 20 years, Smith often used Detroit as inspiration, discovering cool new music here to bring back there.

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