Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:14:37 GMT
WHAT: The Michigan Department of Transportation is holding an open house to discuss a planned project on M-66 in Battle Creek, Calhoun County. There will be formal presentations at 5:15 and 6 p.m. Accommodations can be made for persons with disabilities and limited English speaking ability.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:53:19 GMT
The man on the phone had a gravelly voice and stated in a very blunt manner that he had constipation. I listened as he tried to describe what he was not able to do.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 20:38:11 GMT
Anti-Semitic attacks across the country increase 86 PER CENT this year - as college campuses have become 'hotbeds of abuse' College campuses are fueling the rise of anti-Semitism across the US, as the number of incidents increased by 86 per cent in just three months. The Anti-Defamation League found there has been a huge spike in harassment towards Jewish people, which including a doubling of anti-Semitic bullying at non-denominational K-12 grade schools.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:45:58 GMT
Battle Creek Police have released only sketchy information about a shooting that took place in the 100 Block of W. Rittenhouse. It occurred at about 2:42 Sunday morning.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:45:57 GMT
A body has been recovered from the Kalamazoo River near Battle Creek and they think they know who it is but can't be sure until an autopsy is completed, it may take dental, fingerprint or even DNA tests to make positive Identification. A fisherman on a boat on the water near Stringham and Jackson noticed the body very early Sunday morning.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 07:15:00 GMT
Battle Creek Police are renewing their search for a missing 37-year-old man, last seen in the city in 2006. Lian Kulh Thawng originally is from Myanar , first moved to Guam, then arrived in the United States in 2001 or 2002.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 21:47:56 GMT
A Battle Creek man was arrested earlier this week on a parole violation after he allegedly made harassing and obscene phone calls to the Victoria's Secret store at Lakeview Square Mall. The clerks reported getting three calls starting at about 7:45am Tuesday.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:23:49 GMT
A Branch County District Court arraignment is scheduled to take place Thursday for a one time Quincy school employee who is facing six charges of criminal sexual conduct. Following a Branch County Sheriff's Department investigation which started last July, warrants were served at the Battle Creek home of Jason Farrell on Wednesday.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:57:00 GMT
The grand opening for The Fire Hub was held Wednesday. It's located inside the refurbished Fire Station #4 on Kendall Street at Dickman Road in Battle Creek.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 14:19:24 GMT
A Calhoun County man is in trouble after police say he left his one-year-old son in his car outside a Battle Creek strip club. Police were called to "Heartbeats" early Saturday morning by some men who said they heard a baby crying in a car.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 11:51:54 GMT
Melissa Church was last seen leaving her home in the 12000 block of 6 1/2 Mile Road, south of Battle Creek, around 1:30 p.m. Thursday to meet a friend. The Emmett Township Department of Public Safety sent out a news release Tuesday morning asking for the public's help in locating Church.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 05:06:20 GMT
Industrial development will soon create hundreds of new jobs at the Port of Oakland. The challenge: finding enough skilled workers to fill them.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 14:35:56 GMT
A Battle Creek man who had been a fugitive for weeks following the discovery of a shocking case of child abuse, has now turned himself in. Isaac Miller and Megan Schug are charged with physically abusing a 4-year-old autistic boy who doctors say was severely malnourished and showing signs of physical abuse when he was admitted in critical condition to the pediatric Trauma unit at Bronson in Kalamazoo.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:58:12 GMT
Ask any Baby Boomers worth their Huckleberry Hound cereal bowls and Yogi Bear spoons and they'll probably be able to answer these questions with ease: If you were able to come up with Trix, Sugar Frosted Flakes and Crispy Critters as the answers to the above queries, then you likely shoveled down as many tons of sugar-sparkled cereals through the 1950s and '60s as I did. Trips to the supermarkets of my youth – namely, First National, Stop & Shop and A & P – each had special memories.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 09:23:35 GMT
Two enormous bulletin boards take up much of the wall space in the tiny office and laboratory. Photos of children, some just a few months old, cover each panel.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 01:04:37 GMT
Alphonse Bifulco hasn't had the easiest life. He grew up on the streets of Brooklyn, he said, dealing drugs and going in and out of jail.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 17:05:47 GMT
An accidental auto shop fire in a locked tool storage area is being blamed for causing around $45,000 damage to the Calhoun Area Career Center in Battle Creek. It happened early Tuesday.