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Grand Rapid's North West Neighborhood

Backyard Chicken Ordinance to be discussed at Public Hearing

Submitted 12-23-2014 under NEWS

With public support, the Backyard Chicken Ordinance could make it legal for qualified citizens to own chickens for a two-year trial. The Grand Rapids City Commission is hosting a public hearing to gauge citizens' opinions on the subject.


Catalyst Radio: Paschka's audio and community interests lead him to WYCE

Submitted 12-19-2014 under NEWS

After serving with two Grand Rapids arts organizations, AJ Paschka finds that being the new station manager of WYCE is a natural progression.


West Side booms with new restaurants, breweries

Submitted 12-16-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

Over the past few years and in the recent months, there has been an influx of breweries, restaurants and local businesses choosing to open in the West Side.


Gaming on board: party provider expands services with Ultimate Gaming Bus

Submitted 12-16-2014 under INNOVATION-SPOTLIGHT

Brian Mosby started his business three years ago by offering bounce houses and other party fun for young children. He's now expanding his services to include entertainment for older children and teens with a mobile gaming station equiped with up to 50 video games.


Story Matters: Mrs. Kelli Breuker explains what she loves about her job

Submitted 12-11-2014 under NONPROFITS

Mrs. Kelli Breuker shares what she enjoys about her work, the neighborhood, and the walking school bus.


Story Matters: Principal Troy Wilbon talks about favorite part of day at Harrison Park School

Submitted 12-10-2014 under NONPROFITS

Principal Troy Wilbon discusses his work as principle and why he loves the start of the school day.


Story Matters: Ralph Koll shares memories of living on Westside

Submitted 12-09-2014 under NONPROFITS

Ralph Koll talks about Richmond Park and a memorable blizzard in the 1970s.


Grand Rapids youth review holiday events at John Ball Zoo

Submitted 12-08-2014 under NONPROFITS

Youth reporters from the The Andy Angelo Press Club attended the annual "Zoo Goes Boo" event and report on their experience.


Story Matters: Brandon describes his dream car

Submitted 12-08-2014 under NONPROFITS

Brandon talks about how he would like to be a car designer and the type of car he would create.


Hannah Rose Graves - "The Other Side"

Submitted 12-06-2014 under NONPROFITS

Local singer-songwriter Hannah Rose Graves shares a song off her new album in the WYCE music library.