Tim Vandentoorn took these photos of his air ducts after getting them cleaned. (April 2014)

The dirt on bad duct cleaning

With furnaces having worked overtime this winter, many may be considering getting their air ducts cleaned — but is it worth the money?

Detroit Tigers starter Max Scherzer throws against the Chicago White Sox during the first inning of a baseball game in Chicago on Wednesday, April 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Scherzer, Tigers shut down White Sox

Max Scherzer threw six scoreless innings and the Detroit Tigers beat the Chicago White Sox Wednesday to finish a two-game sweep.

Cold patch is used to fill a pothole in Grand Rapids. (Feb. 25, 2014)

GR road tax: How to fund repairs?

There's no debate about the condition of Grand Rapids streets, but there is debate about where repair money should come from.