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Kent County ranks in top 20 in Michigan in annual health rankings

County health rankings also indicate some troubling statistics in Kent County   Kent County ranks 16th out of 82 counties measured in Michigan in the national County Health Rankings.  The report was released today by the University of Wisconsin Population … Continue reading

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Rhythm Dance brings home competition hardware

Rhythm Dance Center (RDC), located in Belmont Michigan, recently competed in the Showstopper Dance Competition in Battle Creek, MI and came away with several awards and trophies for group as well as solo performances. Studio owner and artistic director, Jen … Continue reading

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Teachers’ Challenge to 4th Grade Students Inspires Community Service

One student raises over $500 first week to help patients needing bone marrow transplant GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. (February 5, 2013) What does Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Jr., a team of teachers in Rockford and Cedar Springs Public Schools, and … Continue reading

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Rockford student celebrates platinum birthday

Rockford student, Hailey Smith, will celebrate a unique birthday this year when she turns 12 on 12/12/12. This event is known as a “platinum” birthday. Hailey attends West Rockford Middle School. She is a member of the junior competitive dance … Continue reading

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