"Run, Hide, Fight" Alert Issued at the University of Michigan
The University of Michigan sent out an emergency alert Saturday, March 16 around 5 p.m. for all students in and near Mason Hall to "Run, Hide, Fight".
A "Baby-Sitters" Club Live-Action Series is Coming to Netflix
That high pitched screaming you just heard coming from somewhere in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids? That was me upon reading that Netflix is developing a 10-episode live-action "Baby-Sitters Club" series.
Deaths in Northern Kent County Ruled a Murder Suicide
Autopsy results confirm that a 28-year-old Solon Township mother killed her three daughters and then herself Monday.
Four Dead, Including Children, in Northern Kent Co.
In a statement Monday afternoon, Kent County Sheriff Michelle Lajoye-Young said that multiple people have been killed in a shooting in northern Kent County.
Our Front Desk Is About to Be Closed For Two Weeks
Heads up if you've won concert tickets, lottery tickets, Griffins tickets, or anything else from us recently - our front desk is about to be closed for a bit.
Support Local Businesses in the Aftermath of the Polar Vortex
While the Polar Vortex shut down city, county, and state offices, schools, and the USPS, the ones who are really suffering from the effects of the bitter cold are the small businesses around West Michigan who chose to close for the safety of both their employees and their patrons.
Ottawa Co. Officials - "Stay Home & Indoors Until Thursday"
It's about to be THAT cold outside.
Comedian Aziz Ansari Adds Second Grand Rapids Show
Comedian Aziz Ansari is coming to Grand Rapids' DeVos Performance Hall on Friday, April 26, and tickets for his 7:30 p.m. show sold out so fast that he's added another performance.
Kalamazoo Killer Jason Dalton Pleads Guilty to All Charges
The trial for the accused Kalamazoo shooter, Jason Dalton, was scheduled to start on Tuesday, Jan. 8, but that will no longer be happening.
Spectrum Health Releases List of Top Baby Names of 2018
Spectrum Health has released their official list of the top baby names of 2018.
GRPD Reminds Us of Firework (and Firearm) Safety For NYE
The Grand Rapids Police Department is getting in on the kind of funny social media game for New Year's Eve with an infographic posted to Twitter Friday morning reminding citizens about firework and firearm safety.
MI Police Dept. Suggests Some Hilarious New Year's Resolutions
Bath Township suggests that instead of resolving to lose a few pounds (because "that means no Wendy's Baconators or Pizza Rolls dipped in ranch and that's unacceptable."), you try out some of the following.
The End of an Era - The Old German Village Being Torn Down
For anyone who attended GVSU or lived in West Michigan back in the hay day of the German Village, this is sad news.
City of Grand Rapids Christmas Tree Collection Starts Today
The city of Grand Rapids has officially begun collecting Christmas trees, if you're ready to part with yours.
West Michigan Woman Seriously Burned After Dropping Cigarette
A West Michigan woman was seriously injured Christmas night when she dropped a lit cigarette onto her bathrobe, causing serious burns.
Help Us Find West Michigan's Favorite Bartender 2018
We are looking for your favorite bartender in West Michigan! Let us know who it is, where they work and why they’re your favorite. We'll take the top ten and put them up for public voting.