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Large snowpack leads to concern over heightened spring flood levels

by John Wiegand

Scientists and city officials speak about the large amount of snow and pervasive cold temperatures and their effect on Grand River water levels come spring.

"It's priceless, and it's free"

by LINC News Bureau | Lifting up the voice of the community.

One young woman's journey to a career helping others, a story that would not have happened without the DREAM Act and an employment coach turned friend.

My furnace adventure, part one

by Creston Neighborhood Association News Bureau

Self defined as part of the "working poor," Creston neighbor describes her experiences replacing her furnace in the cold of spring.

Living green: Help save the monarchs

by Creston Neighborhood Association News Bureau

Where are all the monarch butterflies going? What can we do to stop them from disappearing?

Andy Angelo Press Club meets Sonia Manzano

by Andy Angelo Press Club

This month, students from the Andy Angelo Press Club were inspired by Latina actress and author Sonia Manzano, best known for her role as Maria on Sesame Street.

Local History: North Park Bridge

by Creston Neighborhood Association News Bureau

Read about the North Park bridge and where it is now. Chances are you didn't even know you've walked on it lately.

"Attendance + Effort = Success."

by LINC News Bureau | Lifting up the voice of the community.

Attendance is key to academic success—and so is celebrating the students who are working hard and coming to school! Attendance celebrations have been taking place in all of the GRPS & Believe 2 Become Hope Zones, and the importance of making every day count is the rallying cry.

Project Neighborhood houses: a neighborly endeaver

by Creston Neighborhood Association News Bureau

Linnea, a student from Calvin College, describes her experiences living at the Project Calvin House.

Taking a serious look at the future of the Black community in GR

by LINC News Bureau | Lifting up the voice of the community.

A recent symposium in Grand Rapids brought together a panel of prominent community leaders to discuss the future of the black community. They discussed issues, obstacles, situations and most importantly solutions.

Community Spotlight: Brian Beard

by LINC News Bureau | Lifting up the voice of the community.

A few words from a community member on the importance of being involved. He speaks to the changes he sees in his local GRPS schools now that more doors are open for parents to get even more involved.

Welcoming Dizzy Dog to the neighborhood

by Creston Neighborhood Association News Bureau

Creston native starts business in the neighborhood.

Circle Theatre's Aladdin receives mixed reviews, favorable recommendations from Press Club

by Andy Angelo Press Club

The Andy Angelo Press Club watch the play Aladdin and offer their reviews.

Bullying

by Grandville Avenue Arts & Humanities

This article is one in a series discussing bullying issues through artwork and words, through the eyes of a student.

Thoughts of Suicide

by Grandville Avenue Arts & Humanities

This article is one in a series discussing bullying issues through artwork and words, through the eyes of a student.

A Short Life

by Grandville Avenue Arts & Humanities

This article is one in a series discussing bullying issues through artwork and words, through the eyes of a student.

Student dislikes the bullying at their school

by Grandville Avenue Arts & Humanities

This article is one in a series discussing bullying issues through artwork and words, through the eyes of a student.

Bullying

by Grandville Avenue Arts & Humanities

This article is one in a series discussing bullying issues through artwork and words, through the eyes of a student.

"You can fix racism!"

by Creston Neighborhood Association News Bureau

Creston neighborhood reports on the Partners for Racism – Free GR forum

Bullied

by Grandville Avenue Arts & Humanities

This article is one in a series discussing bullying issues through artwork and words, through the eyes of a student.