GRCC in the News – 1/18/12

Grand Rapids Huntington Bank branch robbed, police say
Published: Tuesday, January 17, 2012, 7:11 PM | Grand Rapids Press

GRAND RAPIDS – Police are investigating the 5 p.m. robbery of a Southeast Side Huntington Bank branch, but an extensive search of several neighborhoods failed to land any suspects in custody.  (More)

Online media will protest anti-piracy legislation
7:03 PM, Jan 17, 2012 | WZZM

GRAND RAPIDS (WZZM)- In a matter of hours, you will not be able to use some of the Internet’s most popular websites. […] Students at Grand Rapids Community College say Wikipedia saves them hours of looking through books. Yet most students support the protest because they hope to keep a free flow of information.  (More)

Grand Rapids Huntington Bank robbed – Suspect fled Wealthy and Fuller scene on foot
Tuesday, 17 Jan 2012, 5:23 PM EST

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – The Huntington Bank at Wealthy and Fuller streets in Grand Rapids was robbed on Tuesday at about 5 p.m. The suspect fled the scene on foot. Police were on the scene for a time on Tuesday evening, investigating. At one point, they dusted for fingerprints.  (More)

COD athletic director expects discussion on future of Chaparrals
By Michelle Manchir TribLocal reporter | Yesterday at 1:24 p.m.

College of DuPage athletic officials are still planning a fall season lineup for its football team, but discussions could be coming on the team’s future after the recent decision of two nearby community colleges to scrap their football programs. […] On Monday, Harper College in Palatine announced it would drop its football program, following the recent elimination of Midwest Football Conference teams at Joliet Junior College in Joliet and Grand Rapids Community College in Grand Rapids, Mich. Also, in January 2010, Rock Valley College in Rockford pulled the plug on its football program.  (More)

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