Grand Rapids News

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The crash happened Friday, Oct. 20
Author: John Tunison | jtunison@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 8:08 pm
A $9.5 million reconstruction project began in July
Author: John Tunison | jtunison@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 4:12 pm
The fire was reported about 10:30 p.m.
Author: John Tunison | jtunison@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 1:35 pm
A parole absconder is suing a Deputy U.S. Marshal for shooting him.
Author: John Agar | jagar@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 1:01 pm
The crash happened about 7:55 p.m.
Author: John Tunison | jtunison@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 12:26 pm
Neighbors on well water worry about PFAS contamination.
Author: Garret Ellison | gellison@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 12:10 pm
Most of the old cottages that made up Point Paulo have since been replaced by luxury homes that take advantage of the idyllic setting provided by the wooded bluffs overlooking the 265-acre lake.
Author: Jim Harger | jharger@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 11:30 am
Helen DeVos died Wednesday, Oct. 18
Author: John Tunison | jtunison@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 10:46 pm
The trial also included testimony about Jessica Heeringa's disappearance.
Author: Lynn Moore | lmoore8@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 10:20 pm
Beware of door-to-door salespeople offering free, on-the-spot testing for PFAS.
Author: Amy Biolchini | amy_biolchini@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 9:31 pm
The crash happened Friday, Oct. 20, in Mecosta County.
Author: John Agar | jagar@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 8:25 pm
Michael Farage, head of the Grand Rapids Taxpayers Association, apologized for an anti-tax issue flyer that attributed false information to a Grand Rapids Press reporter.
Author: Jim Harger | jharger@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 8:20 pm
The job fair at the Grand Rapids area mall is noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 21.
Author: Shandra Martinez | smartinez@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 6:45 pm
Footwear company closing longtime Rockford distribution center.
Author: Shandra Martinez | smartinez@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 6:30 pm
Overall, John Gonzalez and Amy Sherman will visit 25-30 restaurants in their search for Michigan's Best Italian Restaurant.
Author: John Gonzalez | gonzo@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 5:54 pm
In a video posted by Forest Hills Presbyterian Church, 7495 Cascade Road SE, in Grand Rapids, Roe can be seen energetically jumping up and down and singing with preschoolers at the church.
Author: Brandon Champion | bchampio@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 4:29 pm
In January, Grand Valley State University will begin offering an interprofessional certificate program in hospice and palliative care in northern Michigan.
Author: Monica Scott | mscott2@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 4:00 pm
The philanthropist liked to come to the Grand Rapids hospital to read books to the young patients
Author: Shandra Martinez | smartinez@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 3:00 pm
Hunters and residents are invited to attend the informational meeting and ask questions in the wake of the 10th discovery of CWD in the state.
Author: Mark Tower | mtower@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 3:00 pm
The incident occurred around 1:30 p.m. Aug. 8 in the area of Travis Street NE and Lafayette Avenue in Grand Rapids.
Author: Justin P. Hicks | jhicks3@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 2:53 pm
'I consider it an outstanding proposal.'
Author: Paula Gardner | PaulaGardner@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 11:04 am

Detroit News

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The federal government says cash was everywhere.
Author: Gus Burns | fburns@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 1:03 pm
A new sports arena concept developed by a Detroit architecture firm aims to turn years of design standards "inside-out," making for a closer-to-the-action game experience for fans in the upper bowl.
Author: Dana Afana | dafana@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 12:00 pm
Author: Jared Purcell | japurcell@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 2:12 am
The Woodhaven Police Department has identified the man who killed himself early Friday morning at the Ford Stamping Plant in Woodhaven.
Author: Jessica Haynes | jhaynes1@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 7:18 pm
A restaurant in West Bloomfield pleaded guilty on Thursday to embezzling sales tax paid by customers.
Author: Dana Afana | dafana@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 6:30 pm
Shake Shack is preparing to open its newest location in Michigan next week.
Author: Dana Afana | dafana@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 4:53 pm
It's finally official. A second Wahlburgers will soon open in Michigan. The new restaurant will be in Royal Oak.
Author: Edward Pevos | epevos@MLive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 3:58 pm
Michigan State Police has confirmed an active shooter situation at the Ford Stamping Plant in Woodhaven the morning of Friday, Oct. 20, amid reports of an employee killing himself after being approached by officers.
Author: Jessica Haynes | jhaynes1@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 2:26 pm
An arcade serving a mix of beer and cocktails near Greektown is preparing to open its doors to the public on Friday.
Author: Dana Afana | dafana@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 12:00 pm
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., will no longer be speaking at the Women's Convention in Detroit next week.
Author: Lauren Gibbons | lgibbon2@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 9:15 pm

 


Detroit News

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The federal government says cash was everywhere.
Author: Gus Burns | fburns@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 1:03 pm
A new sports arena concept developed by a Detroit architecture firm aims to turn years of design standards "inside-out," making for a closer-to-the-action game experience for fans in the upper bowl.
Author: Dana Afana | dafana@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 12:00 pm
Author: Jared Purcell | japurcell@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 2:12 am
The Woodhaven Police Department has identified the man who killed himself early Friday morning at the Ford Stamping Plant in Woodhaven.
Author: Jessica Haynes | jhaynes1@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 7:18 pm
A restaurant in West Bloomfield pleaded guilty on Thursday to embezzling sales tax paid by customers.
Author: Dana Afana | dafana@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 6:30 pm
Shake Shack is preparing to open its newest location in Michigan next week.
Author: Dana Afana | dafana@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 4:53 pm
It's finally official. A second Wahlburgers will soon open in Michigan. The new restaurant will be in Royal Oak.
Author: Edward Pevos | epevos@MLive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 3:58 pm
Michigan State Police has confirmed an active shooter situation at the Ford Stamping Plant in Woodhaven the morning of Friday, Oct. 20, amid reports of an employee killing himself after being approached by officers.
Author: Jessica Haynes | jhaynes1@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 2:26 pm
An arcade serving a mix of beer and cocktails near Greektown is preparing to open its doors to the public on Friday.
Author: Dana Afana | dafana@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 12:00 pm
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., will no longer be speaking at the Women's Convention in Detroit next week.
Author: Lauren Gibbons | lgibbon2@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 9:15 pm

Ann Arbor News

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Hundreds of Washtenaw County residents have died from opioid overdoses in recent years, and community leaders are meeting with citizens to determine how to address the crisis.
Author: Lindsay Knake | lknake@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 2:48 pm
The federal government says cash was everywhere.
Author: Gus Burns | fburns@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 1:09 pm
Ypsilanti Lincoln, Ypsilanti, Chelsea get Friday night victories, while Manchester's Wes Gall goes out in style after 29 years
Author: David McVety | MLive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 11:10 am
The farm, which boasts various U-pick crops and a two-acre pumpkin patch where patrons can pick their own pumpkins.
Author: Hunter Dyke | hdyke@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 11:05 am
The Board of Regents approved amendments to its current free speech speaker policy during its regular meeting on Friday, Oct. 20 by a unanimous vote.
Author: Martin Slagter | mslagter@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 11:05 am
Changes are coming to U.S. 12 in Ypsilanti Township as construction continues to turn the highway into an undivided road.
Author: Lindsay Knake | lknake@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 5:01 am
Along with the other conditions of their probation, the teens must serve 50 hours of community service.
Author: Darcie Moran | dmoran@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 11:07 pm
Northbound U.S. 23 is blocked north of Ann Arbor after a crash.
Author: Lindsay Knake | lknake@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 10:20 pm
At about 5:45 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, Ann Arbor Police responded to a crash at the intersection.
Author: Lindsay Knake | lknake@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 10:17 pm
The Woodhaven Police Department has identified the man who killed himself early Friday morning at the Ford Stamping Plant in Woodhaven.
Author: Jessica Haynes | jhaynes1@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 7:47 pm

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Grand Rapids Sports

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BEVERLY HILLS, Mich. -- Kolin Demens has reached a decision. Demens narrowed his list to a top five early in October with Michigan, Michigan State, Kentucky, Pittsburgh and UCLA making the cut. Now, Demens has teamed up with the MLive...
Author: Jared Purcell | japurcell@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 10:36 pm
Grand Valley State University Athletics Department  The Grand Valley State volleyball team earned a big 3-0 sweep over GLIAC rival Saginaw Valley State on Saturday (Oct. 21) afternoon. The Lakers won by scores of 25-21, 25-18, and 25-17 and now...
Author: Grand Valley State University Athletics Department
Posted: October 21, 2017, 10:10 pm
MIDLAND, Mich. - The Davenport football team went to double overtime for the second week in a row, but could not come out on the winning end this time in a 33-30 setback at Northwood. Down 21-0 early in the...
Author: Davenport University Athletics
Posted: October 21, 2017, 9:44 pm
Quarterback had been sidelined four games with an injured ankle.
Author: Peter J. Wallner | pwallner@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 9:43 pm
Author: Peter J. Wallner | pwallner@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 9:31 pm
CALEDONIA, Mich. - The Panthers got off to a strong start this morning against the Eagles, winning two out of three doubles matches. Davenport needed to win three out of six singles matches in order to secure their second GLIAC...
Author: Davenport University Athletics
Posted: October 21, 2017, 9:23 pm
Readers are invited to vote for the Grand Rapids Player of the Week 9 through noon Friday.
Author: Steve Kaminski | Skaminsk@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 9:00 pm
The Aquinas men's soccer team pushed its win streak to four straight games, as the Saints posted their seventh shutout of the season on Saturday (Oct. 21) with a 2-0 victory over visiting Indiana Tech in Grand Rapids. After a...
Author: Aquinas College Athletic Department
Posted: October 21, 2017, 8:51 pm
Reggie Bell scores on 2-yard run and extra point gives Bulldogs the Anchor-Bone Trophy.
Author: Peter J. Wallner | pwallner@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 8:30 pm
The #23 Aquinas men's cross country team tied for fifth place at the NAIA Great Lakes Challenge on Saturday (Oct. 21) at Riverside Park in Grand Rapids. A pair of Saints placed in the top-12 of the 8K competition, while...
Author: Aquinas College Athletic Department
Posted: October 21, 2017, 8:09 pm

 


Grand Valley State Lakers

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Grand Valley State University Athletics Department  The Grand Valley State volleyball team earned a big 3-0 sweep over GLIAC rival Saginaw Valley State on Saturday (Oct. 21) afternoon. The Lakers won by scores of 25-21, 25-18, and 25-17 and now...
Author: Grand Valley State University Athletics Department
Posted: October 21, 2017, 10:10 pm
Reggie Bell scores on 2-yard run and extra point gives Bulldogs the Anchor-Bone Trophy.
Author: Peter J. Wallner | pwallner@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 8:30 pm
The sun rises in the East, sets in the West, and the Grand Valley State Lakers soccer team wins the GLIAC regular season title. A 2-0 victory Friday night by No. 3 GVSU at Michigan Tech clinched at least a...
Author: Grand Valley State University Athletics Department
Posted: October 21, 2017, 4:58 am
Grand Valley State University Athletics Department  The Grand Valley State volleyball team got off to a rocky start in their Friday night (Oct. 20) matchup against Lake Superior State but eventually found their footing and earned the 3-1 victory. After...
Author: Grand Valley State University Athletics Department
Posted: October 21, 2017, 1:31 am
Ranked rivals meet Saturday for Anchor-Bone Trophy
Author: Peter J. Wallner | pwallner@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 4:00 pm
Reggie Bell's availability for Saturday's top DII game remains unknown - and it will probably stay that way until kickoff.
Author: Peter J. Wallner | pwallner@mlive.com
Posted: October 18, 2017, 1:14 pm
Former Grand Valley State standout has 12 tackles and two sacks against Bears.
Author: Peter J. Wallner | pwallner@mlive.com
Posted: October 17, 2017, 11:45 am
Grand Valley State University Athletics Department  Grand Valley State's Staci Brower was tabbed as the GLIAC South Division player of the Week, per a release from the conference office Monday afternoon (Oct. 16). Brower helped GVSU to a 2-1 record...
Author: Grand Valley State University Athletics Department
Posted: October 16, 2017, 8:10 pm
Two rivals to meet Saturday.
Author: Peter J. Wallner | pwallner@mlive.com
Posted: October 16, 2017, 5:20 pm
ALLENDALE, Mich. -- After the emotional senior day festivities pregame, on a rain-soaked field, in howling wind, the No. 4 Grand Valley State Lakers persevered with a 3-0 win in a physical match with the Davenport Panthers in the first-ever meeting between...
Author: Grand Valley State University Athletics Department
Posted: October 16, 2017, 12:44 am

Western Michigan Broncos

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Freshman kicker Josh Grant provided the game-winning 21-yard field goal in the first overtime.
Author: Patrick Nothaft | pnothaft@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 9:45 pm
The Eagles host the Broncos at Rynearson Field for EMU's 97th homecoming celebration.
Author: Patrick Nothaft | pnothaft@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 5:35 pm
Brandon ByeWMU Athletics  MORGANTOWN, W.Va.- Senior forward Brandon Bye scored in the 96th minute as the No. 8 ranked Western Michigan men's soccer team defeated No. 15 West Virginia 1-0 in overtime Friday on the road. The win was WMU's...
Author: WMU_Athletics
Posted: October 21, 2017, 5:13 am
Ashley Huss, WMU Athletics  After dropping the first set, the Western Michigan volleyball team rallied back to remain perfect at home with a four set victory over Kent State (23-25, 25-17, 25-22, 25-22) on Friday night inside University Arena.  CLICK...
Author: WMU_Athletics
Posted: October 21, 2017, 2:05 am
Western Michigan travels to Eastern Michigan for a 2 p.m kickoff Saturday at Rynearson Stadium.
Author: Patrick Nothaft | pnothaft@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 4:30 pm
Eastern Michigan hosts the Broncos 2 p.m. Saturday at Ypsilanti's Rynearson Stadium.
Author: Patrick Nothaft | pnothaft@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 3:08 pm
The former University of Michigan running back commit redshirted his freshman season while recovering from a knee injury.
Author: Patrick Nothaft | pnothaft@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 9:43 pm
THIS WEEKWestern Michigan returns home after a four-game road trip to Ball State, Toledo, Akron and Buffalo. The Broncos host Kent State on Friday at 7 p.m. and Ohio on Saturday at 7 p.m. Saturday's match is "Blackout Night" and...
Author: WMU_Athletics
Posted: October 19, 2017, 3:02 pm
THIS WEEKWestern Michigan takes on Michigan State in a home-and-home series, with the Broncos traveling to East Lansing on Friday night and the Spartans visiting Lawson Ice Arena on Saturday.   Colt Conrad leads the NCAA with nine points.WMU  LAST WEEKThe...
Author: WMU_Athletics
Posted: October 19, 2017, 2:59 pm
WMU_Athletics  The Western Michigan gymnastics team announced its 2018 schedule. The Broncos will be home for five home meets and compete in a total of 12 regular-season meets ending with the MAC Championships on March 24 at Central Michigan. CLICK...
Author: WMU_Athletics
Posted: October 18, 2017, 4:09 pm

Michigan State Spartans

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Beedle missed the last three games due to an undisclosed injury.
Author: Matt Wenzel | mwenzel2@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 8:10 pm
Both the Wolverines and Spartans are 5-1 heading into Saturday.
Author: Josh Slagter | jslagter@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 5:22 pm
However, it's a tough temperature range for sitting in the stands.
Author: Mark Torregrossa | mtorregr@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 11:00 am
Author: Mike Mulholland | mmulholl@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 10:08 am
The Spartans and Hoosiers kick off at 3:30 p.m.
Author: Kyle Austin | kyleaustin2@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 10:02 am
Michigan State unveiled a $50 million renovation to the Breslin Center in a Friday afternoon ceremony on campus, marking the first major upgrade to the nearly three-decade old home to the Spartans basketball facility.
Author: Kyle Austin | kyleaustin2@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 9:24 pm
Michigan State played its season opener on Friday nights six straight seasons before this year.
Author: Matt Wenzel | mwenzel2@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 7:43 pm
Scott will play on Saturday against Indiana.
Author: Matt Wenzel | mwenzel2@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 6:54 pm
Scott, a Michigan State running back, was arrested on Wednesday in East Lansing for driving with a suspended license.
Author: Matt Wenzel | mwenzel2@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 2:52 pm
For as much success as Miles Bridges had as a freshman, he did so playing somewhat out of position.
Author: Kyle Austin | kyleaustin2@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 1:10 pm

Michigan Wolverines

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The Scarlet Knights totaled 217 yards of offense, but had two turnovers.
Author: Aaron McMann | amcmann@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 9:55 pm
Both the Wolverines and Spartans are 5-1 heading into Saturday.
Author: Josh Slagter | jslagter@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 5:22 pm
MLive's Aaron McMann answers your Michigan-football questions every week at mlive.com/wolverines.
Author: Aaron McMann | amcmann@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 3:15 pm
Here's all the ways to watch, listen to and chat about the Michigan-Penn State game at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in State College, Pennsylvania.
Author: Ryan Zuke | rzuke1@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 3:00 pm
Michigan is 5-1 and coming off a 27-20 overtime win at Indiana.
Author: Aaron McMann | amcmann@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 11:01 am
The same great fall weather Michigan has been experiencing will extend all the way to Penn State.
Author: Mark Torregrossa | mtorregr@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 3:14 am
Muhammad chose the Wolverines over Clemson, UCLA, LSU and Texas.
Author: Aaron McMann | amcmann@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 11:56 pm
Wagner's decision to forgo the NBA and return to Michigan for another season was difficult, he said on Wednesday at Big Ten media day at Madison Square Garden.
Author: Kyle Austin | kyleaustin2@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 4:21 pm
The Wolverines enter Happy Valley the 19th-ranked team nationally, dropping two spots after an overtime win at Indiana.
Author: Aaron McMann | amcmann@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 4:08 pm
Wolverines have tough task facing Nittany Lions in "White Out" at Beaver Stadium.
Author: Scott DeCamp | sdecamp1@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 2:00 pm

Detroit Tigers

Latest news, rumors and opinions about the Detroit Tigers baseball team.

"I'm not going to address any of his personal issues, because they're all personal," Tigers general manager Al Avila said.
Author: Evan Woodbery | ewoodbery@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 11:08 am
Verlander is 2-0 with a 0.56 ERA in his two ALCS starts. He's struck out 21 and walked just two in 16 innings.
Author: Evan Woodbery | ewoodbery@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 10:44 am
They owe him a $5 million buyout.
Author: Evan Woodbery | ewoodbery@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 10:42 pm
Gardenhire was the last of 10 candidates to interview. Almost immediately, GM Al Avila said, "We felt like we had our man."
Author: Evan Woodbery | ewoodbery@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 7:24 pm
Gardenhire, who turns 60 next week, spent 13 seasons as manager of the Twins and was bench coach for the Arizona Diamondbacks in 2017.
Author: MLive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 4:31 pm
Gardenhire managed the Twins for 13 years and won six division championships.
Author: Brendan Savage | bsavage@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 1:09 pm
Ron Gardenhire is the anti-Ausmus, and not just because of his avuncular and folksy nature will be a change from sarcasm-drenched humor of his predecessor.
Author: Evan Woodbery | ewoodbery@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 10:40 am
Gardenhire, a former Minnesota Twins manager, has agreed to replace Brad Ausmus in Detroit.
Author: Brendan Savage | bsavage@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 11:45 pm
Gardenhire, who turns 60 next week, spent 13 seasons as manager of the Minnesota Twins and was bench coach for the Arizona Diamondbacks in 2017.
Author: Evan Woodbery | ewoodbery@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 9:32 pm
Cabrera had been scheduled to give a deposition in the case Thursday morning in Orlando.
Author: Evan Woodbery | ewoodbery@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 2:28 pm

Detroit Red Wings

Latest news, rumors and opinions about the Detroit Red Wings hockey team.

Detroit now has the cap space to bring Andreas Athanasiou into the fold.
Author: Ansar Khan | akhan1@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 10:12 pm
Coach Jeff Blashill, teammates say there will be no hard feelings.
Author: Ansar Khan | akhan1@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 7:31 pm
Detroit is winless in three (0-2-1), but players said they played well this week.
Author: Ansar Khan | akhan1@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 10:05 am
Goaltender made 37 saves in 4-3 overtime loss to Capitals
Author: Ansar Khan | akhan1@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 3:46 am
Alex Ovechkin scored at 1:56 of OT.
Author: Ansar Khan | akhan1@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 2:17 am
Young forward needs time to get back into game shape before being officially signed and inserted into lineup.
Author: Ansar Khan | akhan1@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 11:14 pm
Washington's Alex Ovechkin leads the NHL with nine goals in seven games.
Author: Brendan Savage | bsavage@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 10:30 pm
Young forward will be a restricted free agent with arbitration rights next summer.
Author: Ansar Khan | akhan1@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 9:52 pm
Team bumped up its offer on one-year contract this week.
Author: Ansar Khan | akhan1@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 4:46 pm
Washington's Alex Ovechkin has two goals in the past five games after scoring seven in his first two games.
Author: Ansar Khan | akhan1@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 3:57 pm

Detroit Lions

Latest news, rumors and opinions about the Detroit Lions football team.

Golden Tate is spending his bye weekend in a sling. The Detroit Lions' leading wide receiver posted a video to his Instagram on Saturday that suggests that the shoulder injury he suffered last Sunday against the New Orleans Saints might not be a...
Author: Nate Atkins | natkins@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 10:35 pm
A brain injury could put Quin's streak of 122 straight starts in jeopardy. Here's a look at the safety options behind him.
Author: Nate Atkins | natkins@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 5:09 pm
Author: Kyle Meinke | kmeinke@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 4:38 pm
"Coming to Detroit worked out great for me," the Hall of Fame running back said in a Tweet.
Author: Brandon Champion | bchampio@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 4:24 pm
The fourth-year Lions tight end set a lofty mark in the preseason, but through six weeks, he couldn't be much farther off the target.
Author: Nate Atkins | natkins@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 4:07 pm
Detroit trails only the San Francisco 49ers, according to the study commissioned by ESPN-owned FiveThirtyEight.
Author: Brandon Champion | bchampio@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 3:12 pm
Detroit will face Pittsburgh on Sunday Night Football next week.
Author: Josh Slagter | jslagter@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 12:05 pm
The Lions have a 13-14 record dating back to 1990 in their first game after a bye week.
Author: Brendan Savage | bsavage@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 11:00 am
It was an entertaining but ugly game filled with splash plays set up by circumstance. MLive's Nate Atkins has thoughts after reviewing the All-22 coaches film of the game.
Author: Nate Atkins | natkins@mlive.com
Posted: October 18, 2017, 9:35 pm
GM Bob Quinn told Lions.com that cutting his sixth-round pick was the hardest part of trimming his roster to 53 men.
Author: Nate Atkins | natkins@mlive.com
Posted: October 18, 2017, 9:23 pm

Detroit Pistons

Latest news, rumors and opinions about the Detroit Pistons basketball team.

This is the first road game of the season for the Pistons.
Author: Brendan Savage | bsavage@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 10:30 pm
Young forward plays over veteran and scores 13 points off the bench.
Author: Ansar Khan | akhan1@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 9:47 pm
Stan Van Gundy said it could be an issue for a while as fans enjoy the amenities.
Author: Ansar Khan | akhan1@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 7:30 pm
Guard likes combination of shooters, bigs and defenders team can bring into the game.
Author: Ansar Khan | akhan1@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 6:32 pm
The Pistons announced a crowd of 20,491 for their 102-90 victory over Charlotte.
Author: Brendan Savage | bsavage@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 2:47 pm
Starting at power forward, Harris scored 27 points in victory over Hornets.
Author: Ansar Khan | akhan1@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 1:05 pm
Tobias Harris led the way with 27 points and 10 rebounds.
Author: Ansar Khan | akhan1@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 10:01 am
Gores believes players should be able to speak their minds.
Author: Ansar Khan | akhan1@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 4:03 am
Gores excited to finally see team playing in its new downtown home.
Author: Ansar Khan | akhan1@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 3:17 am
The veteran point guard, who was injured in the preseason, had 13 points, eight assists, five rebounds and no turnovers in the season opener.
Author: Brendan Savage | bsavage@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 2:59 am

West Michigan Business

Business, Auto Industry, Economy, Finance News

Neighbors on well water worry about PFAS contamination.
Author: Garret Ellison | gellison@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 12:10 pm
Most of the old cottages that made up Point Paulo have since been replaced by luxury homes that take advantage of the idyllic setting provided by the wooded bluffs overlooking the 265-acre lake.
Author: Jim Harger | jharger@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 11:30 am
Information from the Road Commission of Kalamazoo County is available to help motorists plan for construction delays.
Author: Al Jones | ajones5@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 9:00 pm
The family friendly event is scheduled for 4 to 7 p.m. Friday (Oct 20) in the 1300 block of Portage Street.
Author: Al Jones | ajones5@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 6:53 pm
The job fair at the Grand Rapids area mall is noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 21.
Author: Shandra Martinez | smartinez@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 6:45 pm
Footwear company closing longtime Rockford distribution center.
Author: Shandra Martinez | smartinez@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 6:30 pm
The philanthropist liked to come to the Grand Rapids hospital to read books to the young patients
Author: Shandra Martinez | smartinez@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 3:00 pm
'I consider it an outstanding proposal.'
Author: Paula Gardner | PaulaGardner@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 11:04 am
In a modern take on an old-school go-to maneuver, Ford has crafted a crib that simulates the act of leisurely driving around the block to help babies fall asleep. Users can customize the sleeping experience from the motion, engine noise and even the lighting.
Author: Benjamin Raven | braven@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 4:08 pm
Community leaders and dignitaries offered their condolences on Thursday, Oct. 19, after Helen DeVos, West Michigan philanthropist and wife of Amway co-founder and Orlando Magic owner Rich DeVos, died Wednesday, Oct. 18.
Author: Jim Harger | jharger@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 2:34 pm

Michigan Business

International and Local Small Business News on Economics & Finance

A new sports arena concept developed by a Detroit architecture firm aims to turn years of design standards "inside-out," making for a closer-to-the-action game experience for fans in the upper bowl.
Author: Dana Afana | dafana@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 12:00 pm
Most of the old cottages that made up Point Paulo have since been replaced by luxury homes that take advantage of the idyllic setting provided by the wooded bluffs overlooking the 265-acre lake.
Author: Jim Harger | jharger@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 11:30 am
A restaurant in West Bloomfield pleaded guilty on Thursday to embezzling sales tax paid by customers.
Author: Dana Afana | dafana@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 6:30 pm
Footwear company closing longtime Rockford distribution center.
Author: Shandra Martinez | smartinez@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 6:30 pm
Mt. Brighton Ski Resort is hosting a job fair from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21 at 4141 Bauer Road to find interested applicants ahead of the 2017-18 ski and snowboard season.
Author: Jessica Haynes | jhaynes1@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 6:05 pm
Shake Shack is preparing to open its newest location in Michigan next week.
Author: Dana Afana | dafana@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 4:53 pm
An arcade serving a mix of beer and cocktails near Greektown is preparing to open its doors to the public on Friday.
Author: Dana Afana | dafana@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 12:00 pm
'I consider it an outstanding proposal.'
Author: Paula Gardner | PaulaGardner@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 11:04 am
"Coming to Detroit worked out great for me," the Hall of Fame running back said in a Tweet.
Author: Brandon Champion | bchampio@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 4:24 pm
In a modern take on an old-school go-to maneuver, Ford has crafted a crib that simulates the act of leisurely driving around the block to help babies fall asleep. Users can customize the sleeping experience from the motion, engine noise and even the lighting.
Author: Benjamin Raven | braven@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 4:08 pm

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Michigan Business

International and Local Small Business News on Economics & Finance

A new sports arena concept developed by a Detroit architecture firm aims to turn years of design standards "inside-out," making for a closer-to-the-action game experience for fans in the upper bowl.
Author: Dana Afana | dafana@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 12:00 pm
Most of the old cottages that made up Point Paulo have since been replaced by luxury homes that take advantage of the idyllic setting provided by the wooded bluffs overlooking the 265-acre lake.
Author: Jim Harger | jharger@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 11:30 am
A restaurant in West Bloomfield pleaded guilty on Thursday to embezzling sales tax paid by customers.
Author: Dana Afana | dafana@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 6:30 pm
Footwear company closing longtime Rockford distribution center.
Author: Shandra Martinez | smartinez@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 6:30 pm
Mt. Brighton Ski Resort is hosting a job fair from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21 at 4141 Bauer Road to find interested applicants ahead of the 2017-18 ski and snowboard season.
Author: Jessica Haynes | jhaynes1@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 6:05 pm
Shake Shack is preparing to open its newest location in Michigan next week.
Author: Dana Afana | dafana@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 4:53 pm
An arcade serving a mix of beer and cocktails near Greektown is preparing to open its doors to the public on Friday.
Author: Dana Afana | dafana@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 12:00 pm
'I consider it an outstanding proposal.'
Author: Paula Gardner | PaulaGardner@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 11:04 am
"Coming to Detroit worked out great for me," the Hall of Fame running back said in a Tweet.
Author: Brandon Champion | bchampio@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 4:24 pm
In a modern take on an old-school go-to maneuver, Ford has crafted a crib that simulates the act of leisurely driving around the block to help babies fall asleep. Users can customize the sleeping experience from the motion, engine noise and even the lighting.
Author: Benjamin Raven | braven@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 4:08 pm

Grand Rapids Entertainment

Grand Rapids Movies, Music, Reviews, TV Shows, Event Listings

Love it or hate it?
Author: Amy Sherman | asherma2@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 1:00 pm
Gerard Butler headlines the movie, but who cares? We want stuff to blow up!
Author: John Serba | jserba@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 11:02 am
With two lead actresses bringing sparkle and fire to the stage, and visually striking costuming and set design, the tour brought to town by Broadway Grand Rapids for a three week run is a story sure to connect with its audience.
Author: cultured.GR
Posted: October 20, 2017, 6:02 pm
Overall, John Gonzalez and Amy Sherman will visit 25-30 restaurants in their search for Michigan's Best Italian Restaurant.
Author: John Gonzalez | gonzo@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 5:54 pm
It's finally official. A second Wahlburgers will soon open in Michigan. The new restaurant will be in Royal Oak.
Author: Edward Pevos | epevos@MLive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 3:58 pm
Eminem had the mic at the Detroit Piston's home owner. Kid Rock was in the stands.
Author: Julie Hoogland | jhoogland@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 5:34 pm
With multiple NEA awards, and other nationwide recognition, the West Michigan Center for Arts + Technology continues to engage the next generation through art.
Author: cultured.GR
Posted: October 19, 2017, 1:17 pm
The deadline to vote in our polls for Michigan's Best Italian Restaurant is 10 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. See who leads in our 10 statewide polls.
Author: John Gonzalez | gonzo@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 12:12 pm
The tiny Rimwood Chapel is 6-feet by 8-feet.
Author: Jessica Shepherd | jessica_shepherd@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 11:30 am
Eminem made a surprise appearance at the first Detroit Pistons game in Little Caesars Arena history.
Author: Edward Pevos | epevos@MLive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 2:46 am

Michigan Entertainment

Latest News & Michigan Movie, TV, Event & Restaurant Listings

Love it or hate it?
Author: Amy Sherman | asherma2@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 1:00 pm
Gerard Butler headlines the movie, but who cares? We want stuff to blow up!
Author: John Serba | jserba@mlive.com
Posted: October 21, 2017, 11:02 am
Overall, John Gonzalez and Amy Sherman will visit 25-30 restaurants in their search for Michigan's Best Italian Restaurant.
Author: John Gonzalez | gonzo@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 5:54 pm
It's finally official. A second Wahlburgers will soon open in Michigan. The new restaurant will be in Royal Oak.
Author: Edward Pevos | epevos@MLive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 3:58 pm
We got nine seasons of "The Office," but was it really enough?
Author: The Tylt
Posted: October 20, 2017, 12:00 pm
This sweet slice of property is a lake lover's dream.
Author: Emily Bingham | ebingham@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 11:00 am
Chick-fil-A is Michigan's favorite fast-food restaurant despite being in the state for less than a year.
Author: Brandon Champion | bchampio@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 9:20 pm
Hart will appear this year with Dwayne Johnson and Jack Black in a remake of the film Jumanji.
Author: Al Jones | ajones5@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 5:42 pm
Eminem had the mic at the Detroit Piston's home owner. Kid Rock was in the stands.
Author: Julie Hoogland | jhoogland@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 5:34 pm
Sarah Weeks, who now lives in New York, will speak about the novel and film during a special question and answer session on Sunday, Oct. 22.
Author: Martin Slagter | mslagter@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 5:30 pm

Michigan Television

Television News, Reviews & Michigan Listings

We got nine seasons of "The Office," but was it really enough?
Author: The Tylt
Posted: October 20, 2017, 12:00 pm
Rebecca Brunner, 22, of Mason, was eliminated from season 13 of "The Voice" on Tuesday night after she lost her battle against Minneapolis native Esera Tuaolo.
Author: Brandon Champion | bchampio@mlive.com
Posted: October 18, 2017, 3:14 pm
It's not just good enough to binge-watch anymore. It's all about binge-racing. Netflix has just revealed the top 20 original Netflix programs people binge-watch the fastest. Here is the top 20 counted down from #20 to #1.
Author: Edward Pevos | epevos@MLive.com
Posted: October 17, 2017, 9:21 pm
Lucas Holliday, who worked at a Lansing Dollar General prior to appearing on the show, was paired with Meagan McNeal, 31, of Chicago by their coach Jennifer Hudson.
Author: Brandon Champion | bchampio@mlive.com
Posted: October 17, 2017, 2:52 pm
Rebecca Brunner, 22, of Mason, has become the second Michigander to earn a spot in the battle rounds of the reality singing competition.
Author: Brandon Champion | bchampio@mlive.com
Posted: October 10, 2017, 2:10 am
Kellyanne Conway's critics say TV networks should stop booking her for on-air appearances because she peddles falsehoods and only leaves viewers more confused.
Author: The Tylt
Posted: October 5, 2017, 6:00 pm
Megyn Kelly's new morning show "Megyn Kelly Today" has already been met with harsh criticism.
Author: The Tylt
Posted: October 4, 2017, 12:00 pm
Fans are pumped that "Will & Grace" is back on NBC.
Author: The Tylt
Posted: September 29, 2017, 7:00 pm
Lucas Holliday, 26, of Lansing was selected by R&B superstar Jennifer Hudson in the premiere episode of NBC's reality singing competition.
Author: Brandon Champion | bchampio@mlive.com
Posted: September 26, 2017, 10:30 am
Was it all in good fun?
Author: The Tylt
Posted: September 18, 2017, 10:00 pm

Michigan Music

New Music Reviews, Concerts, News & Local Michigan Bands

Get ready for another huge country music party with 40,000 to 50,000 fans at Ford Field. Kenny Chesney is bringing his 18 city stadium tour to Detroit in 2018.
Author: Edward Pevos | epevos@MLive.com
Posted: October 18, 2017, 1:06 pm
The song hasn't even been released as a single, but it's one of the most popular downloads on iTunes right now.
Author: Edward Pevos | epevos@MLive.com
Posted: October 17, 2017, 3:26 pm
Lucas Holliday, who worked at a Lansing Dollar General prior to appearing on the show, was paired with Meagan McNeal, 31, of Chicago by their coach Jennifer Hudson.
Author: Brandon Champion | bchampio@mlive.com
Posted: October 17, 2017, 2:52 pm
Bob Seger is about to release what could be his last album. "I Knew You When" will be the Detroit native's 18th studio album.
Author: Edward Pevos | epevos@MLive.com
Posted: October 13, 2017, 1:51 pm
"I love him. I've always loved him. I think he's a lyrical genius, and I just wrote him a love letter." The secret has finally been revealed. Pink indeed collaborated with Eminem. Here's how it happened.
Author: Edward Pevos | epevos@MLive.com
Posted: October 12, 2017, 1:31 pm
Eminem is the talk of the music industry after he debuted a four-plus minute roast of President Donald Trump during the BET Hip-Hop Awards on Tuesday.
Author: Brandon Champion | bchampio@mlive.com
Posted: October 11, 2017, 7:24 pm
Eminem has lost some fans, while gaining the praise of others after the Detroit rapper blasted President Trump and Trump supporters in a new freestyle rap.
Author: Edward Pevos | epevos@MLive.com
Posted: October 11, 2017, 12:16 pm
Detroit rapper Eminem rips President Donald Trump for more than four minutes in a new freestyle rap. "Rip" isn't even a strong enough word to describe how much Eminem apparently hates the President.
Author: Edward Pevos | epevos@MLive.com
Posted: October 11, 2017, 2:07 am
Get ready to just kick it with a night of old school R&B with one of the top female groups of the 90s. Xscape have announced their first-ever headlining tour, "The Great XSCAPE Tour," will visit Little Caesars Arena on Thursday, December 21, 2017.
Author: Edward Pevos | epevos@MLive.com
Posted: October 10, 2017, 3:22 pm
The summer concert season is over, but there are so many big concerts coming this fall. From the Eagles to Janet Jackson to Guns N' Roses, here are all of the big fall concerts announced so far for Michigan.
Author: Edward Pevos | epevos@MLive.com
Posted: October 7, 2017, 12:03 pm

Going Gonzo

Grand Rapids Entertainment by John Gonzalez

Overall, John Gonzalez and Amy Sherman will visit 25-30 restaurants in their search for Michigan's Best Italian Restaurant.
Author: John Gonzalez | gonzo@mlive.com
Posted: October 20, 2017, 5:53 pm
The deadline to vote in our polls for Michigan's Best Italian Restaurant is 10 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. See who leads in our 10 statewide polls.
Author: John Gonzalez | gonzo@mlive.com
Posted: October 19, 2017, 12:12 pm
You can help pick our finalists in the search for Michigan's Best Italian Restaurant.
Author: John Gonzalez | gonzo@mlive.com
Posted: October 16, 2017, 12:30 pm
More than 150 restaurants were nominated for Michigan's Best Italian Restaurant. Polls will open Oct. 16, 2017.
Author: John Gonzalez | gonzo@mlive.com
Posted: October 15, 2017, 12:14 pm
It's time to get out of the house and do something great in Michigan. Here are things to do Oct. 13-15, 2017.
Author: John Gonzalez | gonzo@mlive.com
Posted: October 13, 2017, 3:29 pm
It's the last day to let us know your favorite.
Author: Amy Sherman | asherma2@mlive.com
Posted: October 13, 2017, 3:27 pm
Looking for something to do in October? Here are some fall festivals you'll want to attend.
Author: John Gonzalez | gonzo@mlive.com
Posted: October 13, 2017, 11:28 am
The Broadway musical tour of "Wicked" makes a stop from Oct. 18-Nov. 5, 2017 at DeVos Performance Hall. Tickets are mostly sod out; only single tickets remain. Presented by Broadway Grand Rapids.
Author: John Gonzalez | gonzo@mlive.com
Posted: October 12, 2017, 11:57 am
Our next Michigan's Best search starts now with your nominations.
Author: Amy Sherman | asherma2@mlive.com
Posted: October 9, 2017, 3:37 pm
Whether Oktoberfest or Pulaski Days, it's the first full weekend in October, and that means many beer-related Things to Do this weekend (Oct. 6-8, 2017).
Author: John Gonzalez | gonzo@mlive.com
Posted: October 6, 2017, 5:17 pm