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A crowd waits to enter the DeltaPlex to hear President-elect Donald J. Trump to speak as part of his "USA Thank You Tour" in Walker, Mich., Friday, Dec. 9, 2016. Trump is thanking supporters in Grand Rapids, Michigan, noting that the state helped power him to the White House. Comment?
Standing in the offices of the Roosevelt Park Neighborhood Association, board president Reggie Smith points to historic photos and newspaper clippings of Dutch-American businessmen who started their empires on Grandville Avenue SW. Smith, an African-American pastor who led a Christian Reformed congregation in the neighborhood for more than 20 years, is hoping that its history of immigrant achievement will repeat itself in what is now home to a mostly Hispanic population. Comment?
In this May 5, 2016 file photo, Megyn Kelly poses for a portrait in New York. In a new book, Kelly says Donald Trump tried unsuccessfully to give her a free hotel stay as part of what she called his pattern of trying to influence news coverage of his presidential campaign. Comment?
Ceil Noworyta, of Munster, never dreamed of getting a tattoo, let alone getting one at the age of 63. But her mind would quickly change. Noworyta's dream came true when Sir Paul McCartney pulled her and friend Toni Johnson on stage during his recent One On One Tour show in Grand Rapids, Michigan. 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?
McQueen has been with GE Aviation since 2004, starting as an assembly and test technician on the GE90 jet engine, which is used on the Boeing 777. He's held successive leadership positions at GE Aviation including as plant leader for the company's Aviation Systems site in Grand Rapids, Mich., and most recently at its component repair business in Hungary. Comment?
A parent wants to ban an anti-bullying children's book at a Grand Rapids-area school district because it's about a boy who likes to wear a dress. Lee Markham contacted Forest Hills Public Schools administrators Wednesday with concerns about the book, "Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress," being read to his child's third-grade class. Comment?
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