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When Kevin Breen first complained about feeling achy and tired, his wife couldn't help but wonder whether he was trying to wiggle out of a busy day of family responsibilities. It was Christmas Day, and Breen - an active 44-year-old whose idea of relaxing is going water skiing on Lake Michigan or playing pickup basketball - is rarely short on energy. Comment?
A 17th century etching of "The Prodigal Son," by Rembrandt, will be on display as part of "The Father and His Two Sons: The Art of Forgiveness." The exhibit opens Friday and runs through April 16 at First Presbyterian Church in Colorado Springs. Comment?
Family Christian Stores, which filed for bankruptcy protection two years ago, has announced it is closing after 85 years. The Grand Rapids, Mich.-based company employed more than 3,000 people in 240 retail sites across 36 states. Comment?
Betsy DeVos testifies before the Senate Health, Education and Labor Committee confirmation hearing to be next Secretary of Education on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 17, 2017. Photo courtesy of Reuters/Yuri Gripas The position for which Betsy DeVos has been confirmed - secretary of education - is one of the least powerful in the Cabinet, in terms of its budget and position in the line of succession to the presidency. Comment?
A new school is opening at the Grand Rapids Public Museum, capping off more than $4.5 million in renovations at the museum. Work on the museum's fourth floor included the relocation of administrative offices, new classroom space that will eventually serve 180 students in grades 6-8 and open space for special projects. Comment?
Mike Pence says he has a lot in common with Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump - just not in matters of rhetorical style. The Indiana governor and Trump's running mate said at a Wednesday campaign stop in Grand Rapids, Michigan, that the two are "a bit different in style." Comment?
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