The Rapidian


Ethics and Religion Talk: Should racist comments by teenagers affect their adult lives?

Submitted 02-07-2022 under OPINION

Kyle Kashuv was rejected from Harvard due to racist comments made as a 16 year old and in spite of an apology he has made. Question: How many of us would survive into adulthood were we made responsible for errors committed in our teens? Should we be held responsible for everything we did as teens?


What's at the Market: Saturday, February 5, 2022

Submitted 02-04-2022 under NONPROFITS

Join us for the first Market of February and help spread the love this month!


St. Cecilia Music Center Brings May Erlewine, One of Michigan's most prolific and passionate songwriters and folk artists, to the Acoustic Café Folk Series on Thursday, February 17, 2022

Submitted 02-03-2022 under NONPROFITS

St. Cecilia Music Center brings talented singer-songwriter May Erlewine to Grand Rapids on Thursday, February 17th. May is a prolific and passionate songwriter, known throughout the Midwest and beyond.


Local Compost and Whole Foods: An Interview with Luis Chen from Wormies

Submitted 02-01-2022 under NONPROFITS

The Kent County Food Policy Council interviews Luis Chen, founder of Wormies, about food waste, local compost and access to food in Kent County


Ethics and Religion Talk: Should a Court Override Religious Beliefs?

Submitted 01-31-2022 under OPINION

Should religious principles be overridden by a court if they will lead to the death of a child?


What's at the Market: Saturday, January 29, 2022

Submitted 01-28-2022 under NONPROFITS

To Market! To Market! To buy a fine meal for the last weekend in January!


Ethics and Religion Talk: Is It Ethical to Erase Memories Using Electroconvulsive Therapy?

Submitted 01-24-2022 under OPINION

How would your tradition respond to the question, should we be tampering with our memories?


What's at the Market: Saturday, January 22, 2022

Submitted 01-21-2022 under NONPROFITS

Second Season has so much to offer, it would be a shame if you missed it! Come down this Saturday and see what your local vendors are bringing to the Market!


Ethics and Religion Talk: Should an Employee be Fired for Religious Beliefs?

Submitted 01-18-2022 under OPINION

Is is OK to fire a Muslim limo driver for not helping to carry a package containing wine? Is it OK to fire a Jewish cook for refusing to cook pork?


What's at the Market: Saturday, January 15, 2022

Submitted 01-14-2022 under NONPROFITS

Temperatures are dropping, but the Market’s got everything you need to make a hearty meal that is sure to warm you up!