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Preparing disadvantaged preschoolers for kindergarten


Dr. Nkechy Ezeh, CEO of ELNC

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Patrick Center
June 7, 2013 | WGVU  Dr. Nkechy Ezeh is CEO of E.L.N.C. This week it added a sixth tuition-free preschool in Grand Rapids’ Roosevelt Park neighborhood. The vacant 6,200 square foot building is donated by Grand Rapids Public Schools which believes the return on investment is better educated students. The W.K. Kellogg Foundation, LINC Community Revitalization Inc., the Keller Foundation, Doug and Maria DeVos Foundation and a host of religious organizations are financially supporting and renovating the Roosevelt Park property.
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Yesterday
Jazz Pianist And Composer Jeff Haas In Grand Rapids
  April 18, 2014  |  MPRN  Traverse City based pianist, composer and radio host Jeff Haas comes from a musical family. His father is the legendary Karl Haas, the great radio host who presented classical music to the world for many decades. Jeff is a jazz master and educator who is performing Monday, April 21, at The BOB. WGVU's Scott Vander Werf spoke with Jeff Haas...   
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Wednesday
Governor tabs Kent County Public Works Director to recycling council
Grand Rapids MI  April 16, 2014  |  WGVU  Kent County has been named a member of Governor Snyder’s Council on recycling.   
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MiBiz with Mark Sanchez
  April 16, 2014  |  WGVU  Michigan receives an "F" for medical cost transparency.   
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Tuesday
Innovation Talk
  April 15, 2014  |  WGVU  Banking from a small business perspective.   
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Wednesday
Parklet spaces to spruce up downtown Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids MI  April 9, 2014  |  AP  Some downtown Grand Rapids businesses will soon be sporting a new look, at least on the outside. It’s part of an attempt to put more sparkle in the central city. Today on WGVU Midday West Michigan, David Moore talks with Downtown Grand Rapids Incorporated Planning Manager Tim Kelly about parklets.   
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Innovation Talk April 8
Grand Rapids MI  April 9, 2014  |  WGVU  Innovation Talk April 8   
Innovation Talk
Grand Rapids MI  April 9, 2014  |  WGVU  Innovation Talk   
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Linking brewers with growers in the world of hops
Grand Rapids MI  April 9, 2014  |  WGVU  Michigan is home to more than 200 craft brewers. Making beer requires a few ingredients including hops. Recently, the Michigan Hop Network was estaablished linking growers with brewers.   
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