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Story Matters: Amber has fond memories of fireworks downtown

Submitted 09-16-2013 under NONPROFITS

Amber remembers many 4th of July memories and other special days downtown.


Harvest Party at Well House

Submitted 09-16-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Well House is hosting a block party to celebrate the fall harvest.


In Season: September 14, 2013

Submitted 09-13-2013 under NONPROFITS

Be sure to check out Fulton Street Market while the last of summer's bounty remains as fall goods take over!


LA zip code, Michigan attitude: Sam Logan Khaleghi on filmmaking

Submitted 09-13-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Emmy-nominated film producer and actor Sam Logan Khaleghi returns to Grand Rapids from Los Angeles this Friday to personally present his new feature film, Approaching Midnight.


Planning Commission approves request to allow food trucks downtown

Submitted 09-13-2013 under NEWS

At the public hearing on September 12, the Planning Commission decided to allow food trucks near the Grand Rapids Art Museum.


Eastown to celebrate 40th annual Streetfair

Submitted 09-12-2013 under NEWS

On September 14, Eastown will kick off their annual street fair starting at 9 a.m. The whole community comes together to celebrate the 40th anniversary.


Story Matters: Arlene Schulte sees Grand Rapids as big city, small town

Submitted 09-12-2013 under NONPROFITS

Arlene Schulte sat down with us to talk about what she likes about her city/town of Grand Rapids.


Story Matters: Kathleen Russell remembers history of Indian Mounds

Submitted 09-12-2013 under NONPROFITS

Kathleen Russell talks about the artificial Indian Mounds that we have at Ah Nab Awen park, and the history that precedes them.


Midwest Ferret Fellowship Faire to arrive in Grandville

Submitted 09-12-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

The fourth ferret show in the midwest is staged to take place in Grandville and benefits a local ferret shelter.


Story Matters: Stephanie Mabie talks Abe Lincoln and zombies in Grand Rapids

Submitted 09-05-2013 under NONPROFITS

Stephanie tells us her story about the zombie walk that took place on the streets of downtown Grand Rapids.