New consignment shop to open on Bridge Street corridor

by (erictank)

Submitted 02-04-2014 under NEWS

On Saturday, February 8, the Conscious Collective Consignment shop will officially open on Bridge Street. The grand opening will take place on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and feature live music from local...

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Clothes Closet expands in ministry opportunities for neighborhood

by (magical)

Submitted 10-18-2013 under NEWS

Heritage Hill Outreach Ministry (HHOM) started out as a Sunday School and clothing ministry in the basement of a church by church member Mary Boluyt, who had a love for the people and wanted to help them. Today, the ministry is located at 935 East...

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Mercy Leather brands unique process, style in genuine leather goods

by (mariah_kat)

Submitted 09-10-2013 under INNOVATION-SPOTLIGHT

Mercy Leather features wallets, aprons, totes, canvas travel packs, courier messenger bags and bicycle accessories and has even moved into clothing items such as raw denim jeans and jackets. Jordan Sherwin and Rusty Zylstra's wife Kaitlin...

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Fashion designer creates clothes for expressive people of all kinds

by (empichot)

Submitted 08-13-2013 under OPINION

"One of my favorite words is "iconoclast," says Ashley Triệu, designer of the year-and-a-half-old Iconoclasp.  "I would define it as someone who goes against the grain and feels comfortable breaking outside of societal norms...

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