New dogs on the beat

The Grand Rapids Police Department has some K9 Unit changes to share with the community.

Three Southeast Side Homicides Under Investigation

Police are involved in an ongoing investigation of three homicides that took place at two separate crime scenes in the Burton Heights neighborhood on Nov. 6, 2023. 

Gaslight Village heralds new era

People who enjoy visiting the Gaslight Village Business District will now be able to do so drink-in-hand thanks to a provision approved last July.
Santa Claus is coming to town for the Art Van Santa Claus Parade

Santa’s show must go on

You'd better watch out if you try to cancel a Santa Parade in Grand Rapids.

Beer City docu-series launches fundraiser

A local filmmaker is looking for crowdfunding donations for a documentary series that celebrates the culture and history of West Michigan’s beer industry.

$6.1M in ‘RAP’ funds allocated to housing

Five housing developments across the city of Grand Rapids will benefit from more than $6.1 million awarded through the Michigan Economic Development Corporation’s second round of the Revitalization and Placemaking Program.

Police ask help identifying ‘B&E’ suspect

The Grand Rapids Police Department is asking for community members' help in locating a suspect.

Important dates and links for voters

Some deadlines regarding the upcoming midterm elections on Nov. 8 are fast approaching.