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Should Kids in Michigan be Required to Learn Cursive in School? [Poll]

Back when we were kids, cursive was something you started learning in third or fourth grade. But, in recent years, schools have been less likely to teach cursive to kids.

A new bill in Washington would require schools to teach cursive, and we want to know - do you think kids in Michigan should be required to learn cursive in school?

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MDOT Holding Meeting To Discuss Roundabout On M-40 Near Paw Paw

According to the story at M-Live, Michigan Department of Transportation will hold a meeting to discuss construction of a roundabout on M-40 near Paw Paw.

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Pearl Jam + Friends Pledge $300,000 to Flint in Response to Water Crisis

Pearl Jam's has a long history of donating to charitable causes, which continues with their pledge to donate $100,000 to the United Way of Genesee County to assist Flint.

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Obama Donates $80 Million To Flint in Response to Water Crisis

On Thursday, President Obama announced that his administration will donate $80 million to Michigan to help Flint with the water crisis.

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Michigan to Investigate Consumers Energy Over Estimated Billing Practices

The Michigan Public Service Commission is investigating the billing and estimated usage practices of Consumers Energy in response to customer complaints.

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Patton Oswalt Makes Flint Water Emoji Joke to Win ‘@midnight’ [VIDEO]

Well, it didn't take long for the Flint Water Crisis to go from tragedy to national punchline, as comedian Patton Oswalt made a Flint water joke "For The Win" on Comedy Central's '@midnight.'

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Lakeview Cinemas Changes Management Group

Wow!  This could be a good thing, especially considering some bad publicity in recent months at Battle Creek's Mall Theater.

Lakeview Square Mall owner GK Development, Inc...

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Photo By: Bell's Brewery
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Bell’s Brewery Gets National Attention

Bell's has been recognized at a national level!

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Donald Trump Campaigns In Grand Rapids
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Grand Rapids Protesters Kicked Out of Donald Trump Rally

In all, Trump's speech Monday night was interrupted more than ten times, with all of the hecklers being removed. At one point, The Donald inferred that the protesters may be "drugged out".

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Gun Scare At Gull Lake High

Kalamazoo County Sheriff deputies responded to a call of a student in possession of a gun, Thursday, at Gull Lake High School.

Upon arrival authorities located the weapon and the male student, who is a freshman at Gull Lake High School...

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