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I'm equally as likely to compliment your cute shoes as I am to invite you out to drink beer and watch a baseball game. I love my dog (Jack Jack), New Kids On The Block, live blogging my life, and eating out (aka not having to cook). My hobbies include Facebook, reading, and pinning crafts on Pinterest that I'll never make.
Courtesy of the Grand Rapids Police Department
Courtesy of the Grand Rapids Police Department

Suspect in Murder Near GRCC Parking Garage Ordered to Stand Trial

Marcus Bivens was bound over to circuit court Thursday morning on an open murder charge. Jeanne Huntoon was stabbed and beaten to death in the early morning hours of April 30, 2016. Bivens' bond was also denied.

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Lake Superior State University Releases 2017’s ‘Banished Words List’

Lake Superior State University –- the smallest public university in Michigan — has released its 42nd annual list of banished words.

The list’s proper name is the List of Words Banished from the Queen’s English for Mis-Use, Over-Use and General Uselessness, and has been a Lake Superior tradition since 1976...

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Category: Michigan News

Congratulations to West Michigan’s Favorite Bartender – Chelsea From Hobo’s Tavern

We received over 6,500 nominations, narrowed them down to the top 10, and left the voting up to you. After receiving nearly 22,000 votes, Chelsea emerged as the victor.

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Changes Coming to Michigan’s AMBER Alert System on January 1

The Michigan State Police have announced some changes to the AMBER Alert system that will take effect on January 1, 2017.

Starting January 1, AMBER Alerts will only be issued for cases of child abductions involving victims under the age of 18, according to the Michigan State Police...

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