Todd Herring debuts the ArtPrize 2014 poster. (April 23, 2014)

ArtPrize unveils 2014 poster, artist grants

A Wednesday event unveiled the official poster for ArtPrize 2014, as well as a new set of grants for artists participating in the world's largest art competition.…
Detectives at the scene of a suspected meth bust on Mayfield Avenue SE in Grand Rapids. (April 22, 2014)

Suspected meth lab discovered, 4 arrested

Four adults have been arrested after detectives found what is believed to be methamphetamine and evidence of a one-pot meth lab at a home in Grand Rapids.…
The line outside of the Wyoming Housing Commission for housing assistance vouchers on March 24, 2014.

GR Section 8 waiting list opening in May

People wishing to get on the Grand Rapids Section 8 housing voucher waiting list when it opens next month will have to apply online or over the phone, organizers say.…
Former VP Dick Cheney takes part in a roundtable at the Spectrum Health Fred and Lena Meijer Heart Center (April 21, 2014).

Cheney talks heart health during GR visit

Dick Cheney said during a visit to Grand Rapids that he's "enormously grateful" to the donor who supplied the heart used in a transplant procedure performed on the former vice president two years ago.…
Wealthy Street in the 1990s (left) and in 2014 (right).

Wealthy Street seeing business boom

A southeast side neighborhood has seen a major turn around in the past 25 years, from a hotbed of drugs and gangs to a high rent district of Grand Rapids. …