| Jun 2, 2010
This crumbling Delta town, set amid cotton fields, abandoned railroad tracks and cypress-studded bayous, is a hard place.
So hard that the plaintive sound of a local musician drawing a knife blade across the strings of his guitar gave birth to the...
| Jun 15, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Michigan State Athletics Director Mark Hollis:
"Coach Izzo is more than a basketball coach. He positively impacts everything he touches, much of which is outside the job description of coaching basketball. With traits such as hard work, dedication,...
| Jun 23, 2010
| 11:27 AM
Did you feel the ground or your workplace shaking around 1:45 p.m. Wednesday afternoon? If so, you weren't alone.
A 5.0 magnitude earthquake centered in Canada rattled West Michigan, too. Shortly after the quake we started getting calls about it in the...
| Apr 2, 2010
| 7:38 PM
The warm weather and a Saturday game could mean a big night for fans on Michigan State University's campus. The school's men's basketball team is set to play in the NCAA Final Four this weekend against the Butler Bulldogs.
East Lansing Police say they're...
| Apr 13, 2010
| 1:42 PM
Colorado State University
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 9 am-5 pm; Wednesday, 9 am-noon
Tuesday, Wednesday,Thursday, 6-9 pm
Iowa State University
Monday-Friday, 6-9 pm
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| Mar 25, 2010
Western Michigan Christian is headed back to the Class D State Finals.
The Warriors beat Covert 62-61 in Thursday's semifinals at the Breslin Center in East Lansing on Michigan State University's campus. The two-time defending state champions will now...
| Mar 27, 2010
Grand Valley State University's campus hosted the regional Science Olympic for the 26th year all day Saturday.
Middle-school and high-school students from 73 schools in Kent and Ottawa counties showed off their science and math skills at the Region 12...
| Sep 23, 2009
| 9:15 AM
Wondering what to do with that abundance of garden-fresh herbs you've carefully tended all summer long?
No worries. You can enjoy fresh herbs year-round by drying or freezing. They won't have quite the quality of fresh-picked ones, but they can still...
| Sep 25, 2009
| 7:48 AM
September 29, 2009
6 to 8:30 p.m
The Chopping Block
222 Merchandise Mart
To purchase a copy of the book:
Freshman in the Kitchen: From Clueless Cook to Creative Chef
Freshman in the Kitchen is written by brother team Eli and Max Sussman. Eli, a...
| Sep 29, 2009
For decades, fitness gurus have admonished sofa spuds to adopt a can-do attitude toward exercise, as if the only thing keeping them from the gym or walking path was the right attitude.
Yet a growing body of evidence suggests that it's not merely...
| Oct 9, 2009
Michigan lawmakers have adjourned for the week but still have tough decisions ahead on the state's budget.
Lawmakers passed a spending plan for K-12 schools before adjourning late Thursday. It cuts school funding by about $165 per student.
| Oct 14, 2009
Underage binge drinking. It's a familiar problem across the state and West Michigan. It can lead to alcohol poisoning and even death.
A lawmaker says he has a new way to help save lives. It's a new bill that's making its way through the capitol right...