The Rapidian


Brewery Vivant pulls a pint for hunger relief

Submitted 11-06-2012 under NONPROFITS

One of Grand Rapids' salient new breweries is giving a percentage of its sales to the local food bank.


Pastor blends beer, theology in new book

Submitted 11-06-2012 under OPINION

Grand Rapids native Pastor Bryan Berghoef finds theology and God in discussions down the pub.


The Funky Buddha stretches its studio space

Submitted 11-02-2012 under NEWS

Everybody's favorite yoga hothouse, The Funky Buddha, is opening a second location in Holland, MI on December 1st, 2012.


Art and what it says to you.

Submitted 10-30-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Thoughts on Art Prize and What Art Says to Me.


West Michigan Indie Podcast: Episode #17- Kelsey Rottiers

Submitted 10-29-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

WMI caught up with folk singer/songwriter Kelsey Rottiers.


Author Robin Hemley at Aquinas College

Submitted 10-29-2012 under NONPROFITS

Author Robin Hemley will give a free reading and discussion of his work, as part of the Aquinas College Contemporary Writers Series on Thursday, November 1 at 7:30 p.m.


PechaKucha to visit Stella's on Devil's Night

Submitted 10-24-2012 under OPINION

On Tuesday, October 30, Stella's Lounge hosts PechaKucha. The Japanese networking event has made its way to Grand Rapids!


Frankenstein For President: local film maker releases silent film

Submitted 10-22-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Local film maker and diy/dit enthusiast debuts the movie "Frankenstein for President" at the Bloom Collective


West Michigan Indie Podcast: Episode #16- Life Size Ghost

Submitted 10-22-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

WMI sat down with alternative rockers Life Size Ghost.


Significant Art

Submitted 10-19-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Art Prize was not only delightful because of the time spent with friends, but also because of the significance in each piece of art.