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The Education miracle: school wins $50,000 in construction services

Submitted 08-25-2012 under NONPROFITS

San Juan Diego Academy has experienced the miracle of human generosity, its students the miracle of learning.

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Six Sons, Six Eagles: Local Boy Scout joins his five brothers in earning Scouting's highest rank

Submitted 08-24-2012 under OPINION

Local Boy Scout Nathan Iacopelli joins his five brothers in earning Scouting's highest rank.

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My selfish reasons for taking the Eat Local Challenge

Submitted 08-23-2012 under VOICES

How I plan to use the Eat Local Challenge to save money while supporting the local economy and community.

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Big Bang Art Festival bringing "outsider" art to Mangiamo! this weekend

Submitted 08-22-2012 under OPINION

Not your "normal" art festival, folk artist Reb Roberts and crew are seeking to create a truly unique show of original artwork from some of Michigan's most intriguing artists.

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Do you sushi?

Submitted 08-22-2012 under OPINION

My first experience eating sushi was at XO Asian Cuisine-and I wasn't sure what to expect.

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Grandwich 2012: The final judgement

Submitted 08-18-2012 under OPINION

I was one of the judges for the final judging of Grandwich 2012. This article gives my reflections, including a video analysis with a special "day after" epilogue.

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Why I'm taking the Eat Local Challenge

Submitted 08-15-2012 under VOICES

For me, eating local is not just a trendy thing to do -- it's the right thing to do. Here's why.

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Pleasure Lies in the East: Pigeon Creek's "Antony and Cleopatra" performs at Dog Story

Submitted 08-13-2012 under OPINION

Pigeon Creek Shakespeare Company performs the dense and complex "Antony and Cleopatra," giving Grand Rapids an excellent, if a little hard to follow, production of this historical romance.

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Terry Johnston leads another successful Friday Night Conversation

Submitted 08-13-2012 under OPINION

Despite the rain Terry Johnston led his merry band of photophers on an urban photo walk last Friday.

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Picturesque: And the winner is...

Submitted 08-12-2012 under OPINION

Both the photo and caption winners are announced for the Summer Lovin' Picturesque contest.

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