buying local

Third Annual Chair Affair Auction Steps It Up, and Every Chair Has a Story to Tell

by (ArtsInMotionStudios)

Submitted 08-26-2013 under NONPROFITS

  On November 9th, from seven to ten pm, in rooms 101 and 102 in the basement of the East Grand Rapids Public Library, Arts in Motion Studio West Michigan will host it's third annual Chair Affair auction event. Every year, this event raises...

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Woodbridge Dairy protects environment, practices principled farming

by (Amy Hinman)

Submitted 08-21-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Karin and John Uebbing first decided to change over their farm, Woodbridge Dairy in Byron Center, to certified organic  in 2004. The initial motivation, they say, was financial. “Originally the drive was money. When the money didn...

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