Community Updates: Friday, June 23

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 06-23-2023 under NEWS

The City of Grand Rapids, Kent County Health Department, and Michigan Department of Health and Human Services to Offer Free Water Filters to Eligible Kent County Households In a press release that was sent out on Wednesday, the Kent County Health...

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Snowy owls' winter arrival is highly anticipated in Michigan

by (Michigan Wildli...)

Submitted 12-10-2019 under NONPROFITS

They’re large, fluffy and white, and they’re about to descend on Michigan. No, they’re not snowflakes — they’re snowy owls. Like other migrating birds, snowy owls head to more temperate climes during the winter. But...

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Ethics and Religion Talk: Should I tattoo a do not resuscitate order on my body?

by (Rabbi David J.B...)

Submitted 01-26-2018 under OPINION

The 70-year-old man was taken earlier this year to Jackson Memorial Hospital, where doctors made their startling discovery: a chest tattoo that seemed to convey the patient's end-of-life wishes. The word ‘Not’ was underlined, and the...

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