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Submitted 03-11-2014 under INNOVATION-SPOTLIGHT
Neighborhood revitalization organization LINC has opened a new restaurant in Madison Square with the community in mind.
Submitted 03-04-2014 under NONPROFITS
Come walk, run, roll, and fundraise with Paws With A Cause at the upcoming Fifth Third River Bank Run on May 10, 2014.
Submitted 02-06-2014 under NONPROFITS
Join Boys & Girls Clubs of GR for a FREE luncheon honoring the local Grand Rapids Youth of the Year winner and applicants.
Submitted 01-17-2014 under NONPROFITS
One young woman's journey to a career helping others, a story that would not have happened without the DREAM Act and an employment coach turned friend.
Submitted 11-27-2013 under NONPROFITS
Students overcome adversity and look to the future, one day of hard work at a time
Submitted 11-19-2013 under NEWS
The Black Market is a two day shopping, educational and networking event presented by LINC and the Grand Rapids Area Black Businesses.
Submitted 10-30-2013 under NONPROFITS
Local teens help raise awareness about the dangers of buying alcohol for minors
Submitted 10-25-2013 under NONPROFITS
A recent symposium in Grand Rapids brought together a panel of prominent community leaders to discuss the future of the black community. They discussed issues, obstacles, situations and most importantly solutions.
Submitted 09-24-2013 under NEWS
Rowster New American Coffee has a new look. The unveiling took place on Saturday with an open house.
Submitted 09-20-2013 under NEWS
The Wealthy Street brewery is nearing the completion of their construction, and they say the community can help.
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