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  1. Stabbing suspect believed to be barricaded in Grand Rapids homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | MLive.com

    Officers arrived at a home in the 1000 block of Sheridan Ave. SW about 6:40 p.m. Monday, Feb. 8, to execute a search warrant for evidence in a stabbing that occurred Saturday at Yester Years Lounge. Grand Rapids Police Sgt.

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  2. Improving early childhood support focus of community meeting with state lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | MLive.com

    The Great Start Parent Coalition is hosting a legislative night Thursday, Feb. 11, and inviting anyone committed to helping children get a great start in life to meet with state and local elected officials. A partner to the Great Start Collaborative and First Steps, the coalition is a group of parents and caregivers dedicated to increasing parents' skills, knowledge, and participation in early childhood planning and decision-making for the Kent County.

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  3. Uber to make 'Paczki Day' deliveriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2013 | MLive.com

    If you are ready to splurge on both calories and money on the last day before Lent, Uber has a deal. Uber users accustomed to requesting a car on their smartphone can order a delivery by tapping on the "paczki" option on Tuesday, Feb. 9. The $25 price tag is a little over double what you would pay for the same box of pastries if you were to stop in at Sandy's Donuts, at 2040 Leonard St. NW.

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  4. 5 things to watch: Rockford's Dathan Ritzenhein eyes U.S. Olympic teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | MLive.com

    Dathan Ritzenhein's pursuit of a fourth Olympics tops the list of things to watch this week in Grand Rapids, but that's not all that's going on. , MLive file photos) GRAND RAPIDS - There's a terrific variety of sports going on this week in the Grand Rapids area.

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  5. Man stabbed in lounge overnight, treated for 'life-threatening injuries'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | MLive.com

    A 47-year-old Wyoming man was stabbed several times at a bar in Grand Rapids around 1 a.m. Sunday. The incident occurred at the Yester Years Lounge, 1901 S. Division Ave., about 1:10 a.m., according to a statement released by the Grand Rapids Police Department.

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  6. Grand Rapids Superintendent Teresa Weatherall Neal wins the 2016 Giant Among Giant's AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | MLive.com

    For 40 years, Teresa Weatherall Neal has dedicated her life to helping young people realize their potential, including tackling barriers that so often keep poor kids from learning and finding success. In 2012, she was seen as someone who could carry forward and implement a bold vision for Grand Rapids Public Schools when tapped to become its superintendent.

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  7. Calvin men defeat Olivet, 80-55Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | MLive.com

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich . - The Calvin men's basketball team entered Saturday afternoon's contest against Olivet College looking to bounce back from a buzzer-beater loss to Olivet and snap a four game losing streak.

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  8. Teen struck by vehicle north of Grand Rapids, minor injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | MLive.com

    A teen trying to cross Plainfield Avenue NE south of Four Mile Road was struck by a vehicle and had minor injuries, police say. Kent County sheriff's deputies said she was in a crosswalk about 2:15 p.m. when a Chevy TrailBlazer made a left turn from Rupert Street onto Plainfield Avenue.

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  9. Saginaw HIgh defense runs over Arthur Hill for regular-season sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | MLive.com

    The Trojans improved to 10-3, defensively dominating rival Arthur Hill in a 66-37 Saginaw Valley League win Friday at Arthur Hill. "We practice defense every day in practice," Saginaw High coach Julian Taylor said.

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  10. Caledonia girls basketball team's dynamic duo gets help in 43-39 win at East Grand RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | MLive.com

    EAST GRAND RAPIDS Caledonia 's girls basketball team has one of the Grand Rapids area's most dangerous one-two punch in sophomores Anna LoMonaco and Samantha Gehrls . That proved true once again in Friday night's 43-39 victory over East Grand Rapids when the two combined for 30 of Caledonia's points, which helped the Fighting Scots maintain sole possession of first place in the OK White Conference.

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  11. Readers' choice: Grand Rapids Ottawa Hills' Marques Smalley voted most underratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | MLive.com

    It became pretty obvious as the week progressed that Grand Rapids boys basketball fans are thinking that Marques Smalley deserves a whole lot more props. Smalley, a 6-foot Ottawa Hills senior, captured top honors in this week's poll with a sold showing.

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  12. Pedestrian hit by car, seriously injured in Grand RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | MLive.com

    Grand Rapids police said a 24-year-old woman was walking across the 1400 block of Lake Drive SE when she was hit by a car near Hampton Avenue about 10:30 p.m. She was transported to Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital, where she is in critical condition. Police said the woman was walking arm-in-arm with another woman when they stepped out in front of traffic.

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  13. Food porn: See what could be coming to ballpark in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | MLive.com

    GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- Christian Van Der Puy knew when to stop when compiling a dessert pitch he hoped the West Michigan Whitecaps would add to the Detroit Tigers affiliate concessions options.

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  14. Michigan's Best Dessert: See all the restaurants nominated so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | MLive.com

    "Pastry Chef Dana Wilmer-Lucas makes this decadent masterpiece. From the perfectly espresso soaked lady fingers to the creamy rich butter cream,topped with perfectly formed, melt in your mouth chocolate shavings, this dessert is by far the "cream" of the crop.

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  15. Black student says school won't stop racial slurs by white classmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | MLive.com

    A black eighth-grader says Grand Rapids Public Schools have failed to stop a white student from repeatedly and openly calling him the n-word. Her son is forced to attend school "in a racially hostile classroom environment," according to a lawsuit filed Thursday, Feb. 4, in U.S. District Court in Grand Rapids.

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  16. New judge, Christina Elmore, appointed to Grand Rapids District CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | MLive.com

    A Grand Rapids area lawyer with experience as an assistant prosecutor and the U.S. military court has been appointed to the Grand Rapids District Court bench. Elmore replaces former Judge Donald Passenger , who left the bench last fall.

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  17. Marriott hotel planned outside Grand RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | MLive.com

    A Detroit-area hotel operator wants to build a SpringHill Suites by Marriott near Rivertown Crossings Mall, east of I-196. Plans call for a four-story building with 100 rooms and an indoor swimming pool.

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  18. Saturday's Union Red Hawks Showcase loaded with Division 1 talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | MLive.com

    Bigger and better is how Grand Rapids Union boys basketball coach Brandoen Guyton described this weekend's 2nd Annual Red Hawks Showcase. Saturday's field will offer five games, with Grand Rapids area teams playing squads from across the state in each one, and along with those teams will come some of Michigan's most talented players.

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  19. 3 projects, 552 apartments get green light for tax breaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | MLive.com

    Three apartment developments that will bring 552 apartments to the edges of downtown were given the green light on Thursday, Feb. 4 to pursue the tax breaks they will need to get off the ground. The projects, representing an investment of more than $220 million, got approval to seek reimbursement for their site preparation and parking improvements by the city's Brownfield Redevelopment Authority.

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  20. Michigan's Best Dessert: On this statewide search we're looking for something decadentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | MLive.com

    So, are you the type who often skips the entrees and asks to see the dessert menu when you walk into a restaurant? Or do you say to yourself, "I'm stuffed and can't possibly look at the dessert tray," and then you find yourself asking for multiple spoons so everyone at the table can sample at least one! WE'RE LOOKING FOR: We want desserts that are so good that you dream about them at night! Or are at least they're topic of conversation on your Facebook feed. It can be a decadent carrot cake at Lucky's Steakhouse in Bay City, which I had on our search for Michigan's Best Steakhouse.

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