FED LAWSUIT: Owner of Barrio Tacos GR accused of "tip pooling scheme", owes employees backpay

The owner of a GR taco place is facing a lawsuit from the federal government over allegedly requiring some employees to give ...

The owner of a GR taco place is facing a lawsuit from the federal government over allegedly requiring some employees to give ...

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Downtown GR businesses prepare for ‘insane’ ArtPrize foot traffic

As the city of Grand Rapids gets ready for ArtPrize to kick off on Thursday, businesses are busy stocking inventory, staffing ...

As the city of Grand Rapids gets ready for ArtPrize to kick off on Thursday, businesses are busy stocking inventory, staffing ...

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Woman killed in shooting in Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids police said. Officers responded to a 1:15 a.m. report of a shooting Sunday, Sept. 3, near the intersection of Freeman Avenue SW and Hall Street SW. From there, one woman was taken to ...

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Grand Rapids, MI

Grand Rapids is home to five of the world's leading office furniture companies and is nicknamed the Furniture City. The city hosts a number of festivals, many of which take place at its Vandenberg ...

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Police: Person in custody after standoff in Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids police respond to a barricaded person along Clancy Avenue NE between Coldbrook and Matilda streets on Aug. 22, 2023. Read Less GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities say a person ...

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Labor Department accuses Barrio Tacos of wage violations, seeks damages for workers

The U.S. Department of Labor announced on Tuesday that a lawsuit has been filed against three Barrio Tacos locations in ...

The U.S. Department of Labor announced on Tuesday that a lawsuit has been filed against three Barrio Tacos locations in ...

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Grand Rapids, MI, dismissed from lawsuit over Patrick Lyoya shooting

The city of Grand Rapids has been dismissed from a lawsuit over the fatal shooting of Patrick Lyoya by Christopher Schurr, a former police officer in the western Michigan city. The case against ...

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Feds: Taco shop owner owes workers backpay

The United States Department of Labor says that a Mexican restaurant owner with stores in Michigan, including in West Michigan, owes its workers backpay after withholding tips, minimum wages and ...

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5 fun things to do in Grand Rapids this weekend (Aug. 25-27)

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – The last weekend of August is finally here, and there are tons of cool events going on around Grand Rapids to help you send summer off with a bang. A riverside music festival ...

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Best High Schools in the Grand Rapids, MI Area

Looking for high schools in the Grand Rapids, Michigan, area? The Grand Rapids area ranking contains schools from Kentwood and the city itself. For personalized and effective admissions consulting ...

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Grand Rapids gaming group sees online popularity

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Video games have been hugely popular for years, but another type of game is making a comeback. This one happens off-screen, in your imagination and members of a ...

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Police: Person in custody after standoff in Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids police respond to a barricaded person along Clancy Avenue NE between Coldbrook and Matilda streets on Aug. 22, 2023. Read Less GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities say a person ...

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Grand Rapids, MI

Grand Rapids is home to five of the world's leading office furniture companies and is nicknamed the Furniture City. The city hosts a number of festivals, many of which take place at its Vandenberg ...

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Grand Rapids city leaders reminding people to be safe during ArtPrize

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — With ArtPrize 2.0 launching on Thursday, Grand Rapids city leaders are reminding visitors to stay safe during the competition. City leaders talked about safety during a ...

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Grand Rapids, MI, dismissed from lawsuit over Patrick Lyoya shooting

The city of Grand Rapids has been dismissed from a lawsuit over the fatal shooting of Patrick Lyoya by Christopher Schurr, a former police officer in the western Michigan city. The case against ...

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Grand Rapids expanding Cure Violence program to First, Second wards

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – After seeing success in the Third Ward, Grand Rapids is expanding its Cure Violence program to the city’s First and Second wards. The Grand Rapids City Commission ...

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'Documenters' trains Grand Rapids residents to keep tabs on local government

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A new program looks to train and pay people in Grand Rapids to report on local government meetings. The Grand Rapids Documenters teaches residents how to keep tabs on the ...

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Former Grand Rapids officer charged for murder of Patrick Lyoya set for appeal hearing

Lawyers for the former Grand Rapids police officer charged with murder in the fatal shooting of a Black motorist will be back in court Wednesday morning, as an appeals panel will hear a case ...

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Best Times To Visit Grand Rapids

The best time to visit Grand Rapids is June through August and September through mid-November. The heat of summer and the mild temperatures of fall are ideal for enjoying the city's outdoor pursuits.

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Family, friends and co-workers build ‘honor chair’ to remember fallen Grand Rapids firefighter Riley Huiras

GRAND RAPIDS − Riley Huiras was just 20 years old when he died from a brain aneurysm Aug. 3, 2022. He was an Eagle Scout, played the violin and the piano, worked for the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters ...

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Grand Valley State University

Located just outside of the Grand Rapids area, Michigan’s second-largest metropolitan region, is Grand Valley State University. Although it is one of America’s 100 largest universities in ...

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