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It’s Time to Put Education Ahead of Michigan’s Tourism Industry

Many Michigan public school students are back at school this week. Others will return after Labor Day as required by law in Michigan without a waiver.

The post-Labor Day law was created ten years ago to benefit Michigan's tourism industry.

As more days are added to the school year, it's time to waive the post-Labor Day requirement for all schools and put the education of Michigan students ahead of the interests of the tourism industry.

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Grand Rapids College Professor Offers Up A List of Do’s And Don’t’s For New Students

This weekend marked the return of college students to West Michigan's 15 colleges and universities, and one student went up on the web site Reddit to ask what are some do's and don't's for students new to the area.

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Rockford High School Named One of Nation’s Top Public High Schools

Rockford High School is one of 16 high schools in Michigan and the only West Michigan-area high school to be named among the top public high schools in the country.

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New Report Labels Michigan Public Universities “Dropout Factories”

Michigan's public universities received really poor scores in a recent report released by ThirdWay.org, a nonpartisan think tank based in Washington, D...

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Grand Rapids School Kids Get Free Shoes

For the 20th year, In The Image is giving less fortunate school kids a free pair of shoes for the upcoming school year. 

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Arkansas School’s New Policy Has Parents Concerned

A Catholic High School in Little Rock, Arkansas has a new policy that is going viral. The Catholic High School for Boys have signs posted on the doors with a message to parents...

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10 Things For College Freshmen To Do To Make The School Year Better

Do you know someone about to start college?  It’s a big change.  You’re on your own, making friends, a new level of education and taking care of yourself...

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This Free App Could Stop Human Trafficking

Do you travel a lot?  Or have a job where you’re going in and out of hotel rooms a lot?  You could be on the front line of helping stop human trafficking without ever having to actually get involved...

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People Doing Good: Meet ARK Project Now!

As we get to know each other, one thing you should know about me, is I am continually looking for ways to change the world, both big and small...

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Your Michigan Library Card Is Good At More Than Just Libraries

Are you a Michigan library card holder?  Did you know that as of May 24th, you can now access hundreds of Michigan’s state parks, historic sites, recreation areas and campgrounds for either free or discounted admission...

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John Oliver Pays Off 9,000 People’s Debt

John Oliver is THE MAN!   Sunday night on “Last Week Tonight” paid off 9,000 peoples medical debt.

It all started as he was explaining how easy it is for shady debt companies to buy your debt, which includes all your personal information, and then come after you for it...

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North Carolina School District Banning Skinny Jeans [Video]

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Skinny jeans and leggings are a norm. Girls (and even some guys) love wearing skinny jeans but a school district in North Carolina is now putting a ban on them.

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