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Hop candy delivers flavor without the hangover
Patrick Center
December 19, 2014 | WGVU  Today is National Hard Candy Day. The ingredients for making hard candy is basic; syrup, citric acid, food coloring and flavoring. And for kids young and old it’s the flavor that matters. WGVU discovered a one-of-a-kind candy taste earlier this year at the American Homebrewers Association Conference held at Grand Rapids’ DeVos Place.
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Michigan gets $349,000 in cell 'cramming' deal
December 19, 2014 | AP  Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette says the state will receive $349,000 as part of a $90 million national settlement with cellphone company T-Mobile.

11 charter authorizes remain at-risk of suspension
December 19, 2014 | AP  The Michigan Department of Education has decided to keep the status of 11 of the state's charter school authorizers at-risk of possible suspension.

Authorities: Man arrested in 1990 beating death
December 19, 2014 | AP  Authorities say a 56-year-old man has been arrested in the 1990 beating death of a 23-year-old in Grand Rapids.

Michigan voters to decide road funding tax hike
December 19, 2014 | AP  A proposed tax hike aimed at improving Michigan's transportation infrastructure and schools is heading to voters.

Cyberbullying legislation sent to Gov. Snyder
December 19, 2014 | AP  Michigan school districts would have to include cyberbullying in their anti-bullying policies and report bullying data to the state under legislation going to Gov. Rick Snyder.

168-year-old Grand Rapids house restored as treatment center
December 19, 2014 | AP  A 168-year-old Grand Rapids mansion has been renovated for use as a private treatment center for women with alcohol and drug addictions.

Tighter Internet sales tax collections are OK'd
December 19, 2014 | AP  Amazon.com and other online stores will have to collect Michigan's sales tax on purchases under legislation headed to Gov. Rick Snyder.

Michigan Lottery sales reach record $2.6 billion
December 19, 2014 | AP  Michigan Lottery ticket sales have reached a record $2.6 billion in the 2014 budget year.

Snyder signs bill to expand nuisance abatement
December 19, 2014 | AP  Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation to expand local governments' power to file nuisance complaints against homeowners and businesses suspected of illegal activity such human trafficking or gun crimes.

Snyder signs bills to streamline some courts
December 19, 2014 | AP  Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation designed to streamline the district court system in Michigan by creating more flexibility for magistrates.

US Senate race in Michigan drew $56M in spending
December 19, 2014 | AP  The race for U.S. Senate in Michigan drew more than $56 million in spending from the campaigns and outside supporters.

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