Choo Choo Grill still wows with its burgers after 68 years

by (Whitney Pavlica)

Submitted 04-22-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

As a regular of Stella’s half-off burger nights, I enjoy a good burger. For me, a burger is a comfortable stand-by. If I go to any restaurant and feel indecisive about the menu options, I order a burger. That being said, all burgers are not...

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You don't know what you don't know: A trip to Jonny B'z Dogs and More

by (ChrisFreemanRealtor)

Submitted 02-24-2014 under OPINION

Ask somebody about Jonny B’z Dogs and More(638 Wealthy St SE), and most people will tell you that they make one of the best hot dogs in Grand Rapids. I know that I feel that way, and that’s why I have been going there for the longest...

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Mental Infestation: The pioneers of nonsensical silly slam

by (David M. Hertler)

Submitted 11-11-2011 under LOCAL LIFE

Mental Infestation is nothing what you'd expect from a typical slam metal band. While other musicians in their genre write lyrics about butchering women, gore and violence, the five members of Mental Infestation sit down and write silly,...

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[Eat & Drink ArtPrize 2010] O'Toole's Public House

by (Roberta F. King)

Submitted 08-23-2010 under LOCAL LIFE

At the stroke of 12 noon on Sunday head straight for O'Toole's and the $3 make-your- own Bloody Mary bar and $4 burger specials. The Bloody bar starts with Absolut, you add your choice of mixers, vegetables, salts, spices and one or some of a dozen...

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