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Daily Archives: October 14, 2011

Dennis Ritchie and Steve Jobs — quite the juxtaposition

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Today, it was narrowly reported that C programming language inventor and Unix co-creator Dennis Ritchie died after a long illness. He was 70. Earlier this month, Apple founder and CEO Steve Jobs also died after a long illness.
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Amtrak reports record Michigan ridership

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Ridership on the Pere Marquette line from Chicago to Grand Rapids was up nearly 10 percent from the last fiscal year.
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How scammers keep targeting Michigan’s homeless – Kalamazoo Gazette – MLive.com

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Kalamazoo Gazette – MLive.comHow scammers keep targeting Michigan’s homelessKalamazoo Gazette – MLive.comBy Ted Roelofs | The Grand Rapids Press Cory Morse | The Grand Rapids PressEric Johnson, who was formerly helped by Guiding Light Mission, has…
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Heartside goes to London, part 2 | The Rapidian

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The second part of our Heartside artists adventure to the Museum of Everything in London has us visiting a strange party in the old Selfridges Hotel.
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“Occupy Grand Rapids” group protests at Bidehttps://giypsy.wordpress.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=273&action=edit#n fundraiser | Michigan Radio

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People inspired by the “Occupy Wall Street” protests in New York showed up at a Democratic fundraiser hosted by Vice President Joe Biden Wednesday evening.
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