The Rapidian

Grand Rapids

In Season: August 17, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 08-17-2018 under NONPROFITS

We'd like to thank all of our customers, vendors, and community partners for supporting the Market + coming out and making our National Farmers Market Week Celebration a huge success. A special thanks to BarrieBeau Herb Farm, Grand Shire Farm,...

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The Rapid's new e-fare system The Wave debuts August 14

by (TheRapid)

Submitted 08-14-2018 under NONPROFITS

Adam Williams has two preferred forms of transportation in Grand Rapids: bus and bike. After a health scare in 2012 when he was 39, Williams took on active transportation as a simple step to improving his health. Today, riding the bus is one of his...

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In Season: August 10, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 08-10-2018 under NONPROFITS

The festivities continue with our third class, Quick Pickle, with Suzannah from Barriebeau Herb Farm, at 11A today! She'll show you how to pickle any vegetable in a briny solution using herbs and spices. The class is FREE and open to the public...

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Diverse neighborhood voices share report about communities and policing

by (DwellingPlaceCo...)

Submitted 08-09-2018 under NONPROFITS

In 2017, the Heartside Neighborhood held their first National Night Out. According to the National Night Out website, the event is “an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie...

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In Season: August 3, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 08-03-2018 under NONPROFITS

If you'd like more information on what we have in store for you, check out our website or Facebook event page. We're looking forward to celebrating the value + impact that our Market, and Markets everywhere, bring to the local community!...

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Seeking safety for Black American males impacted by trauma

by (Urban Core Coll...)

Submitted 07-31-2018 under NONPROFITS

This feature has been written by Kerby Killingham, clinician and lead peer support specialist with the Seeking Safety Program at Family Outreach Center. Family Outreach Center is a member of the Urban Core Collective. “Time does not heal...

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In Season: July 27, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 07-27-2018 under NONPROFITS

Here's a list of the goodies you'll find at the Market this weekend. And don't forget, the Fulton Street Artisans Market + Summer of Brunch food truck rally is Sunday from 11a-3p! Happy shopping + thanks for shopping local food! Bagels...

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Public invited to open house highlighting public transit service improvements along Michigan Street corridor

by (TheRapid)

Submitted 07-25-2018 under NEWS

The public is invited to join community, business and civic leaders at an open house Monday, July 30, to learn details about the Aug. 27 launch of plans to significantly improve the Interurban Transit Partnership (“The Rapid”) Route 19...

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In Season: July 20, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 07-20-2018 under NONPROFITS

This is an exciting time of year where we have the most diverse selection of fruits + vegetables! Everything from Michigan-grown plums, peaches, blueberries, cherries, and strawberries to corn, carrots, lettuce, and onions! We also have some great...

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In Season: July 13, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 07-13-2018 under NONPROFITS

As summer progresses, we're starting to see even more of our favorite fruits + veggies (blueberries, cherries, and even corn this weekend!) pop up on vendor stands. Check out the list below for what to expect today and tomrrow. And just a...

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