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Study: 40 percent of working households don't make ends meet

September 1, 2014
A new study has found that 40 percent of Michigan households with at least one worker don't make enough money to meet basic survival needs. Read More

Make-A-Wish names Leaders in Joy

September 1, 2014
Several organizations and people across the region have been named Leaders in Joy by Make-A-Wish Michigan. Read More

RibStock smokes at racetrack

September 1, 2014
Thousands in prize money and plenty of barbeque samples are up for grabs at RibStock this Saturday. Read More

Hispanic Festival celebrates heritage downtown

August 31, 2014
The Hispanic Festival will energize downtown for two days this weekend. Read More

IRS approves nonprofit status for Kent District Library

Surprisingly, not all public library systems in Michigan have 501(c)(3) status.

August 29, 2014
Linda Krombeen’s job just got busier — and in one respect, easier. She probably won’t have to hear "no" so often when she’s trying to get a grant or donation. Read More

Foundation awards MSU $6M for food programs

August 29, 2014
| By AP
A local foundation has awarded Michigan State University $6 million in grants for research and outreach programs to promote access to healthy food in the state. Read More

Hospitals land on national honor roll

August 28, 2014
Five hospitals in West Michigan have made the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association's national honor roll for working to improve outcomes for heart and stroke patients. Read More

Brewers tap trees for fundraiser

August 28, 2014
The Brewers Grove Project is back for the second year. Read More

Wolverine steps up annual sale

August 26, 2014
Wolverine Worldwide is set for its annual tent sale on Thursday. Read More

Inside Track: Sprague lives out the pro-life journey he endorses

The local Pregnancy Resource Center is one of the largest in the country with an annual budget of $2 million.

August 22, 2014
Displayed inside Jim Sprague’s office are photos of his three children: Jacob, Madison and Kevin, ages 20, 14 and 11, respectively. Read More