Local nonprofit awarded new Toyota pickup truck

by (ulrichb)

Submitted 08-02-2012 under NEWS

On July 28, Family Promise of Grand Rapids was awarded a new Toyota pickup truck through Toyota’s “100 cars for good” competition. Family Promise was invited to apply for a grant and was later chosen as a finalist along with 500...

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Semi-truck rollover closes expressway

by (silverman)

Submitted 09-26-2010 under NEWS

I-196 westbound through Grand Rapids was closed for several hours on Sunday night while authorities worked to clear an overturned semi-truck. The truck was travelling at an excessive rate of speed while exiting US-131 southbound onto I-196 west when...

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[MIDTOWN] Midtown resident harvests crops grown in his truck bed

by (dennetmint)

Submitted 07-29-2010 under LOCAL LIFE

On any sunny evening in Midtown, Eric Kehoe's truck is probably basking on the corner of Grand NE and Hawthorne NE. Arranged neatly in the bed are tomato plants, bell pepper plants, herbs, garlic and salad greens. Crops have been sprouting out of...

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