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Project FRESH gets free Michigan grown fruits and vegetables to WIC recipients

The Kent County Health Department (KCHD) is offering clients of the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women Infants and Children (WIC) the opportunity to get $25 worth of free fresh fruits and vegetables from area farmers markets. 

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Civilian Appeals Board reviews alleged claims of police misconduct

Group of adults review documents around tableGrand Rapids Police Officers assist hundreds of citizens daily. No two calls for service are ever the same. Each is unique and unpredictable. What’s more, an officer’s encounter with distressed victims or uncooperative perpetrators can be stressful.

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Consumers Energy, GRPS Announce Semifinalists for Fifth Annual Student Art Competition

Top 20 students pose with teachers and staffNearly two dozen student artists from Grand Rapids Public Schools are vying to have their energy-related artwork highlighted during this fall’s ArtPrize competition through collaboration with the school district and Consumers Energy.

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