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Healthy cook-off proves tight budget doesn't mean poor diet

Submitted 08-29-2012 under NONPROFITS

Cook-off pits local chefs against each other. The goal? Teach healthy cooking techniques that won't break the bank.

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Hunger Action Week: Poverty simulation shows hunger from inside out

Submitted 08-27-2012 under NONPROFITS

Hunger Action Week begins by immersing participants in the daily rigors of a life in poverty.

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Hunger Action Week 2012 kicks apathy with awareness

Submitted 08-27-2012 under NONPROFITS

Hunger Action Week is back with a revamped itinerary and a sharper focus on advocacy.

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West Michigan Indie Podcast: Episode #9- Lucas Wilson Pt. 2

Submitted 08-22-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

WMI sat down with singer/songwriter Lucas Wilson to talk about his new debut solo CD.

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Polish festival returning to Rosa Parks Circle

Submitted 08-21-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Polish Harvest Festival will once again be occurring at Rosa Parks Circle this year, running from Friday, August 24 to Sunday, August 26.

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Greek Festival gives city a taste of Greece

Submitted 08-20-2012 under NEWS

Orthodox church brings Greek food, wine and dancing in late August.

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Steeplefest to take over Stocking and Fifth this Saturday

Submitted 08-17-2012 under NEWS

Steeplefest is a free family friendly event hosted by Steepletown Neighborhood Services, and gives a chance for visitors to eat and dance in the middle of Stocking Ave.

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Uncle Jesse sets the record straight on dubstep

Submitted 08-14-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Dubstep producer Uncle Jesse talks about his inspiration for making music, genre constraints and why people need to shut up and enjoy the music. Uncle Jesse will be playing at City Lights Music Festival, at Calder Plaza August 17-18.

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West Michigan Indie Podcast Episode #8- Lucas Wilson Pt. 1

Submitted 08-14-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

WMI sat down with singer/songwriter Lucas Wilson to talk about his new debut solo CD.

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Legendary Swiss film fest goes APE over local film

Submitted 08-13-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Grand Rapids-based filmmaker Joel Potrykus takes home high praise from this year’s 65th annual Locarno International Film Festival in Switzerland.

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