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Elizabeth Stegman from Grand Rapids
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Submitted 02-11-2014 under INNOVATION-SPOTLIGHT
Wealthy Street Bakery owners have opened new Hall Street Bakery location that expands their regular offerings with the help of a separate gluten free kitchen, complete with its own HVAC system to avoid contamination.
Submitted 11-26-2013 under NEWS
Uptown Holiday Shop Hop includes four business districts with free connecting shuttle services.
Submitted 10-23-2013 under LOCAL LIFE
After losing crops in 2012, Sietsema Orchards makes 2013 a fruitful year with a combination of traditional and new.
Submitted 08-26-2013 under NONPROFITS
On November 9th Arts in Motion Studio West Michigan will host it's third annual Chair Affair auction event. Every year, this event raises funds for the creative arts, dance, music, and drama workshops and performance opportunities that are offered by AIM.
Submitted 07-02-2013 under NONPROFITS
GR Initiative for Leaders teaches their new ACTIVATE curriculum.
Submitted 06-04-2013 under NONPROFITS
Three of GRIL's graduates go on to graduate from Calvin College.
Submitted 05-24-2013 under NONPROFITS
OKT brings Fresh Produce from Local Farmers & Gardens to southeast neighbors
Submitted 05-15-2013 under NONPROFITS
GRIL U Teens Take a Stand for Justice in Education in our Communities
Submitted 05-10-2013 under NONPROFITS
Mario Adkins, Jordana Seebeck and Terrill Charleston, GRIL U teen leadership program graduates, have now also graduated from local colleges.
Submitted 04-10-2013 under NONPROFITS
Ottawa Hills High School GRIL Leadership students read with Shawnee Park Elementary School students.
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