Local Trans Students Awarded $10,000

by (Grand Rapids Tr...)

Submitted 06-29-2020 under NONPROFITS

For the 2020-2021 academic year, Grand Rapids Trans Foundation (GRTF) is thrilled to award a total of $10,000 to six brilliant Grand Rapids students. Since its inception in 2015, GRTF has proudly awarded over $40,000 in scholarships to...

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Grand Rapids Public Museum returns as West Michigan hub for Michigan State University's Science Festival

by (Grand Rapids Pu...)

Submitted 04-04-2017 under NONPROFITS

The Grand Rapids Public Museum (GRPM) is proud to serve as the West Michigan Hub for Michigan State University’s Science Festival for the third consecutive year. Join the GRPM and the rest of the state in this science month celebration...

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Neighborhood butcher shop to open in Eastown

by (erictank)

Submitted 06-10-2014 under NEWS

In a few short weeks Eastown will have its very own neighborhood butcher shop. Located at 1413 Lake Drive in the historically designated building wedged between Robinson Road and Lake Drive sits over 2,000 square feet of a soon to be developed meat...

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New menswear shop opens in MoDiv

by (erictank)

Submitted 05-27-2014 under NEWS

On Thursday, May 22, the new menswear boutique Jeffrey George opened its doors to patrons. The clothing shop, located in the MoDiv building downtown joins a number of retailers as the newest addition.  In his effort to eschew "fast fashion...

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Through a Jewish lens

by (DominicanCenter...)

Submitted 01-27-2012 under NONPROFITS

From February 1 - May 2, 2012, Dominican Center at Marywood  is offering a 13-week program that will study the interfaith discussion of soul traits from the wisdom of the Hebrew Scripture and rabbinical writings. This is a 13-week course...

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MSU Club of West Michigan hosts GRPS students at Spartan football game

by (GRPScommunications)

Submitted 09-13-2011 under NONPROFITS

Two-hundred Grand Rapids Public School students visited Michigan State University on Saturday to watch the Spartans as they faced off against the Florida Atlantic Owls, thanks to the proceeds of the MSU Club of West Michigan’s Steve Smith...

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Dear Newsweek - An open letter from Mayor George K. Heartwell

by (Mayor George K....)

Submitted 01-25-2011 under OPINION

Dear Ms. Brown: The citizens of Grand Rapids were astounded when you declared our city, Grand Rapids, to be a "dying city" in the January 21, 2011 issue of Newsweek. Dying city? Surely Newsweek must be joking! Would a major medical school...

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