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Submitted 03-07-2014 under NONPROFITS
Students at Harrison Park learn about journalism through after an school program, the Media Team.
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 02-03-2014 under LOCAL LIFE
Louie's Bar and Rocket Lounge looks to become Grand Rapids' barbecue staple while encouraging community input for the future.
Submitted 12-02-2013 under NONPROFITS
In this month's edition of the live show where our mayor answers citizen questions, a Rapidian asked the mayor about the city's plans to assist our homeless population as downtown continues to grow.
Submitted 10-29-2013 under PLACE-MATTERS
Founding partner of Rockford Construction Company Mike VanGessel talks about his roots on the West Side and his vision for community engagement and development in his native neighborhood.
Submitted 09-09-2013 under NONPROFITS
This Monday, Mayor George Heartwell answers citizen questions on City Connection, including a video question from Rapidian Politics Reporter Nicole Merte.
Submitted 06-05-2013 under LOCAL LIFE
Michigan Local Foodbeet visited the seventh annual Gluten Free Fair at the Delta-Plex and learned about Michigan-produced gluten free foods.
Submitted 06-04-2013 under NONPROFITS
Three of GRIL's graduates go on to graduate from Calvin College.
Submitted 06-04-2013 under INNOVATION-SPOTLIGHT
Rockford CEO Mike VanGessel discusses the keys to Rockford's success and why they chose the West Side as their new home.
Submitted 03-19-2013 under LOCAL LIFE
Emma Starner, a 7 year old Grand Rapidian will be competing in NASTAR ski racing in Aspen/Snowmass this week.
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