Disability Advocates of Kent County encourages participation in National Disability Voter Registration Week

by (Disability Advocates)

Submitted 07-12-2016 under NONPROFITS

The American Association of People with Disabilities' REV UP campaign is proud to coordinate National Disability Voter Registration Week, July 11-15, 2016.  This week is dedicated to increasing the political power of people with...

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Local, national brewers to pour side by side at Summer Craft Beer Festival

by (andreemi)

Submitted 07-16-2014 under NEWS

For the fourth year, WGRD and the West Grand Neighborhood Organization came together to organize the Summer Craft Beer Festival, an outdoor festival featuring live music, food, games and craft beer from brewers around the country. The festival is...

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Localizing a larger story for The Rapidian audience

by (mattsimoto)

Submitted 03-24-2010 under OPINION

From Rapidian staff*: As a hyperlocal news source, a main thrust behind The Rapidian is to cover the news and events that affect lives within the City of Grand Rapids, but there’s no denying that news happens outside these boundaries. Health care...

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