KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) Monday night the Kalamazoo City Commission is holding a public hearing to speak about putting in a new apartment building near WMU's campus.A company called Main Street Properties currently owns several properties along West Michigan Avenue and in the Knollwood online community.They want to tear down several homes there and rate of interest cap, Including Breakfast at Tiffany's commercial location and a barber shop next door.The company wants to put in a fourstory building that would have retail and place of work, Along with apartments in the top three floors.Mother of children killed in Interfaith fire speaks to Newschannel 3 Fracking meeting in Barry County Nationwide FBI sweep rescues 10 Michigan children from sex trafficking Local siblings part of new CW7 show Psych evaluation ordered for man accused of swatting local mall Kalamazoo County moderators talk about the state of the county Portage man sentenced for embezzlement KVCC announces plans for new campus in downtown Kalamazoo Local officials excited by Perrigo news No decision until August as to whether man will stand trial in Interfaith fire deaths Updated: Perrigo moving hq to Ireland Funeral for Schoolcraft man killed in Ann Arbor Thieves on the run after home breakins, Reward offered 2 arrested for vehicle breakins Kentwood teacher dies Utility hiring set up, Replace gas pipelines try to find missing Branch County man KDPS battles overnight house fire Suspect in boy's death wants charges dismissed Man accused in Interfaith fire due in court State rep. Arrests made in string of armed robberies Former Channel 3 employee passes away KDPS checking motorcycle vs. People accident Man says firing prompted by harassment complaints Politics prompts Bell's Brewery to skip festival Candidate receives death threats from Mich. Taste of Kalamazoo Halliburton to admit to ruining evidence in gulf spill Study: Height can indicate cancer risk pertaining to Mich. AG not content with presidential plan for Asian carp Man with gun near downtown Holland detained Missing woman in GR found alive and well and not far from home Family, Friends look for answers after Schoolcraft native killed KDPS Chief talks to Newschannel 3 about internal exploration Enbridge fights to move ahead with next phase of oil spill cleanup Park St. On holiday closed in Kzoo due to crash Best of West Michigan Brunch Schoolcraft man's death at UofM ruled homicide Comstock Twp. Planning hire to meet Thurs. Night Family of victim outraged at results of alleged driving under the influence crash Allegan Co. Program hopes to cut down repeat offenders New tech allows tracking of ships from shore Numbers quit for local Fill The Boot campaigns March underway on WMU campus to protest Zimmerman verdict Taste and Brew of Kalamazoo underway downtown Mayors tour Kalamazoo, Sample local beer Guilty verdict passed in case of jailhouse assault New charges issued in alleged Barry Co. Hitandrun Fugitive now in guardianship in Battle Creek Battle Creek boil advisory lifted, An additional added Gov. Snyder in Kalamazoo to celebrate Senior Services Health advisory lifted at Pier Cove Suspicious death of Schoolcraft man at U of M 8 years in prison for child porn Vacant house fire overnight in Pennfield Township now suspicious Public can weigh in on Enbridge plan Thursday night Muskegon lawyer gets month in jail for cocaine use Town Crier competition planned for Tulip Time eateries at rest stops? Mich. Puts out feeler education loan plan nears completion NSA funding amendment defeated Protest at WMU over Zimmerman verdict Governor in Kalamazoo to celebrate Senior Services anniversary Mayors to meet in Kalamazoo for beer Campaign for equal rights in Battle Creek Exclusive marketing rights granted for Plan B Window AC Units stolen in Home robbery in St. Joseph County After a guilty popular opinion, A mother loses two sons Douglass Community Association tries to move on without United Way funding Senate approves bill on education loan rates Spain passenger train derails, Killing at least 40 New charges issued against believed catalytic converter thieves Deputies hunt for hitandrun suspect in St. Frederick Co. Portage to restore Angling Road Mich. Makes fighting human trafficking a the main ageda Best of West Michigan Winery United Way pulls funding from Douglass Community Assn. Owner of Bell's files suit against Enbridge Soldiers return home to celebration in Portage KIA launches new 'emuseum' Newschannel 3 looks at the Michigan State Police Emergency Response Hundreds of teens volunteering in Hastings Battle Creek activists hope to create nondiscrimination ordinance Judge grants request for Higgins mental exam Group in Kalamazoo to aid in search for missing man Kalamazoo Community Foundation to move thomas sabo charms into new home Snyder cuts ribbon at new Muskegon facility Judge stops lawsuits against Detroit bankruptcy Safety campaign to display number of road deaths Proposal would phase out doortodoor mail delivery Armed robbery at Cash Advance store Bells Brewery files lawsuit against Enbridge FBI offers reward in bank robbery examine Muskegon company adding 130 jobs Mich. Crackdown nets 131 drunken driving arrests Crews battle house fire overnight in Kalamazoo Local troops coming home House supposed to vote on NSA funding amendment Pure Michigan holding casting call Salsa recalled, Could contain glass Activists gather to call for increase in minimum wage Man accused of hitting motorcyclist due in court Payback unlikely from GM bailout Father settles lawsuit over plane crash Felony charges in breakin at high school Local cheer team is heading to the national competition Proposal for new teacher evaluation system in Michigan Missing teen with autism has been located safe in GR Search for missing Kalamazoo man continues Gov. Snyder talks to Newschannel 3 about Detroit bankruptcy Antonio Lewis found guilty in Ivory Shaver murder case Best of West Michigan Bakery Roadside grass, Unwanted undesirable pernicious weeds, Blocking stop signs in Kzoo area High winds continue, Cause dangerous conditions Allday prayer vigil held to a family event of Jessica Heeringa State police capture suspect who confesses to over a dozen breakins Social media helps catch group of alleged thieves Water shut off to parts of Norton Shores after main break DeltonKellogg Superintendent to talk with teachers Tues. Or were wed. 100th an environment home built near Muskegon Grand Rapids could soon be more bikefriendly Two behind bars after Cass Co. Sends fireworks ordinance Study: Money reasons sign of possible divorce Report: Parents are paying smaller quantity of college costs Firefighters injured when door falls Parents spending less on school supplies 2012 Annual Michigan"Driving drunk Audit" 2 Injured in single vehicle crash in Van Buren County Water shut off in Battle Creek for Wednesday Amash leading charge to cut funding to NSA spying programs Kalamazoo man drowns in pond at local park behind the curtain with Michigan State Police: Search and rescue thinks in Norton Shores breakins, Thefts charged Newschannel 3 looking at Michigan gas prices Kalamazoo Township passes nondiscrimination ordinance Best of West Michigan Breakfast ITeam looks deeper at Judge Paul Hamre DeltonKellogg teachers protest layoffs Families brought together by tragedy meet Ripples from Detroit bankruptcy could be felt across Mich. Final vote supposed on Kzoo Twp. Antidiscrimination ordinance State police seeking out home invasion suspect UPDATED: Crash near Cedar Springs sends 2 to hospital Funeral held for victims in double murdersuicide Man killed trying to cross the street Former Superintendent to sue Portage Schools Power mostly restored in Kalamazoo County Man found guilty in October 2010 shooting death More kids are getting hurt as you're watching TV Missing tuber's body found in Muskegon River Palace: Kate gives birth to a selecting Man goes missing on tubing trip on Muskegon River Storm damage cleanup Bus driver assault suspect charged ATV crash with woman, 4yearold Final vote wanted on antidiscrimination ordinance Deputies: Man went to sheriff's office armed and inebriated Power outages after Sunday's storm Teen accused of killing girl in crash Funeral for wife, Boy killed in murdersuicide Motorcycle slides under fire truck Sentenced delayed over toxic barrels Suspicious fire on Westnedge being looked at Sentencing delayed in crosscountry crime spree Young child recovering after neardrowning Study: Businesses are happiest in early 20's, Late 60's Civil War members of the military from Mich. Honored Decatur man run over after falling out of truck Woman injured in crash with suspected drunk driver Kzoo house fire being investigated for arson Baby dies after being left in car Police have recovered body of missing girl Snyder talks Detroit bankruptcy Driving a piece of history Consumers Energy ahead of schedule Police investigation deadly pedestrian crash Holland Hospital honored Driver OK after Holland accident 'Love Week' celebrates community service Protestors around the country gather for Trayvon Martin Teaching kids about saving money Concerts in the Park continue Celebrating National Ice Cream Day 6.9 magnitude quake rocks New Zealand clearing after storms Kzoo power outage affects businesses Kalamazoo man dies after moped crash Bike rally remembers paramedic Thousands in W. Mich. Without power Center Stage Theatre features postponed John English body found Search continues on Lake Michigan for missing girl Police looking for robbery suspect Michelin recalling 10,000 tires Farm Day at historic farmstead correspondent Helen Thomas dies West Mich. Begins cleanup after overnight storms investigate Missing Muskegon Swimmer W. Mich. Village filing suit against Enbridge Missing Portage man found dead Best of West Michigan spellbinding Getaway Norton Shores Police announce arrests in breakin, Burglary cases Motorcyclist killed in crash on US131 leaves behind 8 children 5yearold starts fundraiser for people in need to get air-con High winds cause rip current risk on lakeshore Layoffs in the cards for Palisades Nuclear Plant Battle Creek police searching for 'armed and dangerous' suspect Help Newschannel 3 by taking a brief survey God's Kitchen www.mandypieper.com fundraiser winding down in Battle Creek Suspect bound over to trial in GR man's shooting death Suspect arraigned on murder charges after body found this week Van crashes into rental business Emergency crews respond to hazmat situation Man arrested in death of man found behind business Motorcyclist killed in Kalamazoo crash Missing teen headed home Family continues search for missing Portage man Crash causes power outages Bridge to close in Battle Creek Vinson found guilty on all counts Amash's attempt to defund spy network causes delay Strong winds blow semi onto guard rail on Might Mac Motorcyclist hits deer in Robinson Twp. Woman has visited every county in america but one Interview: Bernard Mallett, Ritter's State Police check into drowning near Laketown Twp. Hopkins man pleads guilty to child porn distribution charge Heat wave keeping public safety officers busy Police to locate 5 suspects in series of breakins, Thefts Ottawa corp. Deputies respond to multiple crashes Best of West Michigan Farmer's Market utility lines work to handle strain of summer usage Victim in Genesee Co. Plane crash ID'd as WMU student 'God's Kitchen' hosts fundraiser Friday at Battle Creek WalMart Tips to brave the trip to the beach Families turn to 'cool' activities to beat heat wave Consumers rep offers smart energy tips for the heat Death in Grand Rapids ruled homicide, Imagine in custody Comstock Twp. To hold public planning commision meeting on Enbridge issue Holland City Council approves agreement for land to house new power facility Vison found guilty on 7counts including Wyoming woman to undergo another evaluation in assault case Detroit emergency manager files bankruptcy Two put in the hospital, One critical after Richland crash Two car crash in Almena Township Police search for suspect in ATM skimming case in Oshtemo Dozens rally to save East Campus Search for missing man in Portage Senate to vote on education loan relief Body found behind business Two men in their 90's hurt in crash Sentencing delayed in Ordway case, Attorney ill Tips on keeping your power bill controlled Michigan paddleboarders exceed fundraising goals Report: Palisades one of most likely plants to be shut down Volunteers helping to fix up location in Hastings Twinkies are not just back, They are back in force Funeral necessary schemes now set for victims of murder/suicide in Kalamazoo Plane crash victim may have link to Kalamazoo Woman and 3kids injured in crash; Deputies search for 2nd driver Animal Control warns of hazards of leaving pets in cars New Calhoun County Fair rules ruffle some feathers Community gathers to 4yearold battling brain cancer Best of West Michigan Diner Memorial pops up at site of double murder suicide Keeping cool near Gun Lake Trial underway in fatal Battle Creek fire Hartfort Twp. Woman to stand trial after fatal crash in February Dozens beat the heat on the lakeshore Police hunt for suspects in club robbery Kent Co. Deputies find out fatal truckmotorcycle crash Testimony underway in trial for man accused of kidnapping, Whipping, Raping exgirlfriend living child in bathtub drowning case placed in mother's care Higgins bound over to trial on home invasion, Auto theft complaints Deputies in Montcalm Co. Find missing 72yearold woman Men formally charged in fatal arson case Suspect in party shooting not yet arraigned Car fire at Battle Creek hotel was intentionally set Motorcyclist killed in crash Family griefstricken after double murdersuicide Baby alligator returned to owner Police locating a missing woman with dementia Cooling centers open in West Mich. Government bodies: Palisades plant had more leaks Woman headed to trial over quadruple fatal crash Police answer to 2 crashes in Kent Co. Murder suspect in court on not related charge Happy's Pizza founder, Others face tax charges Attorney fees rejected in meat packer lawsuit Cell phone extenders may put you at risk of hacking House to vote on delaying Affordable Care Act Man headed to trial on child porn charges 76yearold headed to trial on sex assault charges Ford offers upgrade for hybrids Criminal charges filed in animal cruelty case New park opens in Portage Sculpture for GR's first dark mayor to be unveiled Beer drinkers, Expectant women, More tasty to mosquitoes and other Rolling Stone cover draws social media backlash Interview: Storycorps Armed thief wore a 'Jason' mask, Suspects sought Judge rejects $140K in hips in W. Mich. Case Overnight fire destroys business New tendencies in Kalamazoo double murdersuicide Group decries blighted homes demolition in Kalamazoo Man wanted by Battle Creek Police tells his side of the story Best of West Michigan Steak House Deputies look into animal cruelty complaint in Calhoun Co. Craig Co. Representatives offer heat tips as visitors attend county fair Police: WalMart theft suspects in custody National nonprofit salutes Kalamazoo service members Kalamazoo City Commission approves rezoning near Knollwood vicinity NRC holds webinar to discuss Palisades problems EPA answering Enbridge questions X Avenue closed for construction in Prairie Ronde Twp. Kept up to date: Double murdersuicide in Kalamazoo Jury choice underway in kidnapping, Defeating, Sex assault case Jury reaches verdict in barbell murder case Investigators get major break in fatal Battle Creek fire Battle Creek Police hope to get armed robbery suspect off the street Investigators look to social media find out more about in murdersuicide Holland Police investigate after man shot in hand GRPS approves over 200 layoffs, Citing declining application, Grant losses Man to stand trial in girlfriend's beating Cooling centers opened in Barry County 2 arrested in fatal Battle Creek fire Man due in court over Interfaith fire Road Closure in Kalamazoo County Autopsy scheduled for young boy Man charged with kidnapping, Beating and sexually assaulting exgirlfriend Suspect in party shooting expected in court Development gets green light near WMU NRC holding webinar over Palisades problems EPA answering questions about Enbridge oil spill Interview: Firemen Mike Walker, Fill the Boot Boy Scouts set body mass index desire for jamboree Jury deliberations reboot after juror leaves for business trip Walmart shoplifting suspects arrested Rep. Amash wants to gut funding for spying programs Storycorps coming to Kalamazoo to salute service members Kent County man arrested after high speed chase Daughter finally tracks down her mother's grave Best of West Michigan Donuts Suspect in custody after Kentwood party shooting 8monthold dies after being found in bathtub I96 reopens after crash near M66 Deputies continue searching for missing teen Fmr. Lakeshore Market manager sentenced on embezzlement charges Jury empaneled in armed robbery trial of 2 men More suggestions surfacing against former Calhoun Co. GoKart announced among stolen items 1 dead, 2 injured in overnight shooting Teenager injured when bicycle is hit by a car Barn fire in Ottawa County Ford commemorated in centennial celebration Thousands protest in wake of Zimmerman verdict M11 creating scheduled to begin Sergeant swims Gull Lake Tips for keeping people, Pets cool during heatwave Obama releases statement on Zimmerman verdict Jury Finds George Zimmerman not guilty Staying safe in the heat joy of '60s coming Friday Summer is butterfly season in W. Mich. 'Glee' actor Cory Monteith found dead snow-boarding in July Portage man charged in mall threat Holland man dies after highspeed crash Several injured in I196 accident Sewage leaks into Kzoo neighborhood Family, Friends discovering missing man Crews tearing down abandoned buildings Family looking missing Texas teen Volunteer pack 40,000 meals Japanese art on display at start of Arts Upcoming Kzoo festivals, Part 2 Upcoming Kzoo celebrations, Part 1 bicyclists, Spectators and also track W. Mich. European invasion the other day at the Gilmore Car Museum W. Mich. Mother seeks help finding missing son Grandville boy looks to win $10K after creating backyard game Best of West Michigan Biking, Hiking Trails Small town astonished at sex charges against cousins ITeam: LG Chem plant to finally start? Reorganized: Jury calls it quits for the wednesday in Kzoo murder case Battle Creek ANG base quiet after last C21 flies out Kent Co. Man faces child porn fees after 32K images found This year, Michigan fields filled up with fruit Vaupell Midwest Molding hosting job fair in Constantine Festivities in Grand Rapids for Pres. Ford centennial Bluesfest continues in Kalamazoo Crews battle earlymorning house fire in Grand Rapids Two arrested for looking to steal metal from Whites Bridge site Missing Grand Rapids woman found Kzoo City Commission to vote on regulations for digital billboards Kalamazoo landmark to get major makeover Barry Co. Warns to steer clear of water in Gun Lake Grand Valley State approves tuition hike Arrest made in Muskegon hitandrun case Twinkies back on shelves in West Michigan Police investigate bus driver assault MSP seeking help to ID suspect in garage B CSC suspect arrested in Montcalm Missing Kent County Woman Found Rally at old Allied Paper Mill site hopes to spur EPA action Last C21 plane flies out of Battle Creek ANG base Lunchtime Live 2013 ready to kick off in Kalamazoo Holland native now Jeopardy champion Boy on bicycle struck by car in Kalamazoo Best of West Michigan Buffet Cousins arraigned on sex charges in Bloomingdale Higgins officially charged in Bouwman murders Enbridge poised to spend millions in continued cleanup effort Rally held at former Allied Paper site Testimony continues in alleged dumbbell murder Oaklawn Ho.