The Rapidian


WMI gets real with Stepdad

Submitted 03-11-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

WMI gets down to the bottom of things with Stepdad


Catalyst Radio: KDL establishes new Local Indie collection, supporting West Michigan talent

Submitted 03-08-2013 under NEWS

Nearly 200 items already populate Kent District Library’s Local Indie collection at two branch locations, but KDL hopes to grow the new special sections and is seeking more donations of locally self-published or independently published books and music.


WMI finds gold with Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers

Submitted 03-08-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

WMI chills in The Pyramid Scheme's Green Room with Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers


"Wonder Women" at UICA traces evolution of American superheroines

Submitted 03-07-2013 under OPINION

Kristy Guevara-Flanagan's documentary Wonder Women, a pop-culture documentary with plenty of heart and a bit of kick, is screening for free at UICA.


Peachy keen performance planned for Saturday at Billy's

Submitted 03-01-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Mississippi Delta native Peaches Staten hopes to end this year's Cabin Fever Blues Series with a bang.


Catalyst Radio: GRIID issues findings of Normalizing Male Dominance film study

Submitted 03-01-2013 under NEWS

Local organization GRIID looks at major films of 2012 to examine gender representation in the medium.


WMI goes back to 'Camp Optimist' with The Campanellis

Submitted 02-27-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

The Campanellis break it all down for West Michigan Indie.


Upcoming play explores intimacy and sexuality

Submitted 02-25-2013 under NEWS

A new piece of verbatim theater by David Ellens, "Look Me in the Eyes" will investigate the roles intimacy and sex play in our lives.


Coworkers take icy plunge into raising funds for Special Olympics

Submitted 02-25-2013 under VOICES

Two coworkers team up to participate in the Polar Plunge benefitting Special Olympics.


GR Beer Week begins Monday

Submitted 02-18-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

The city of Grand Rapids prepares for the 2nd Annual celebration of Beer Week from Feb. 18-23.