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Submitted 04-17-2014 under LOCAL LIFE
You may be celebrating at our Community Celebration on Friday evening but check out what's going on at local pubs for the rest of the weekend.
Submitted 04-15-2014 under NONPROFITS
Through practicing as a group at Grandville Avenue Arts & Humanities and doing live performances, the boys of Aerial Tactic are getting out of their houses and staying active.
Submitted 04-15-2014 under NEWS
Tanglefoot studio will feature artwork by Susan Klein, visiting assistant professor at GVSU
Submitted 04-10-2014 under NONPROFITS
Eco-chef, food justice activist and author, Bryant Terry will meet with community members for dialogue on food justice and a cooking demo from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday April 23 at LINC Gallery, 341 Hall St. SE in Grand Rapids.
Submitted 04-08-2014 under LOCAL LIFE
The YMCA's Veggie Van travels throughout Grand Rapids Monday through Friday and sets up at a number of locations for people who have limited access to fresh produce.
Submitted 04-08-2014 under INNOVATION-SPOTLIGHT
The Urban Mushroom is growing a hobby into a full offering of gourmet mushrooms through their CSA program and the farmers market. They also have sights set on creative non-edible uses for the magical mycelium.
Submitted 04-07-2014 under OPINION
We all benefit from kindness. Let’s find a way to make all of our city a kinder place to live.
Submitted 04-03-2014 under LOCAL LIFE
Lots of new brews are coming to your favorite taprooms! Check out the full list for this weekend.
Submitted 03-27-2014 under LOCAL LIFE
Feels like a good weekend to hit the pub, right? Of course it does. See what they're pouring right now.
Submitted 03-24-2014 under OPINION
Is it just me or has anyone else noticed the "Go Confidently" billboard ads that suddenly popped up all over the highway and near highway entrances around the Grand Rapids, Michigan area?
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