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Spirit, Strength, and Sacrifice: The History and Significance of Cinco de Mayo

Submitted 05-04-2023 under VOICES

Many Americans celebrate Cinco de mayo, but very few know its true history and significance


City Connection: Kelsey Perdue, Third Ward Commissioner, to Join Phil Tower in the GRTV Studio

Submitted 05-01-2023 under NONPROFITS

Watch live on GRTV's Facebook page and YouTube channel beginning at 4:00pm on Monday, May 1


Ethics and Religion Talk: The Difference Between Welcoming and Inclusive

Submitted 05-01-2023 under OPINION

Many spiritual communities have signs in front of their places of worship proclaiming that 'All Are Welcome,' but is that really true? If gay couples can't receive communion there, if women can't be ordained there, and if transgender people can't serve there, then are ALL people really welcome there


Community Updates: Friday, April 28

Submitted 04-28-2023 under NEWS

City Manager, city staff present FY2024 Preliminary Fiscal Plan to the Grand Rapids City Commission; free outdoor fitness classes returning to Grand Rapids in May; and more


Helping Grand Rapids Non-Profits Transition to Clean Energy

Submitted 04-25-2023 under NONPROFITS

The initial costs for installing solar power can be prohibitive to houses of worship and non-profits. And yet, these local institutions can also lead the way in inspiring others in the community to embrace clean energy.


7 Green Spaces You Should Know in East Hills GR

Submitted 04-24-2023 under NONPROFITS

East Hills Greenspaces are a valued part of our neighborhood and the heart of our community.


Ethics and Religion Talk: Beware of Entering Debates on Religion!

Submitted 04-24-2023 under OPINION

Do the panelists have any ground rules for entering into a religious argument or debate?


Community Updates: Friday, April 21

Submitted 04-21-2023 under NEWS

Grand Rapids Public Museum to welcome Ice Age: Michigan's Frozen Secrets, Snow: Tiny Crystals, Global Impact exhibits in May; Grand Rapids Public Library to host several events in honor of Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month; and more


Clean Your Heart(side) Out!

Submitted 04-20-2023 under NONPROFITS

As Spring weather swings around, the neighborhood association and other community stakeholders seek volunteers for the annual clean-up


St. Cecilia Music Center brings Nashville-based The Lone Bellow to Grand Rapids with Special Guest Lindsay Lou on Thursday, May 4, 2023

Submitted 04-19-2023 under NONPROFITS

Making their latest U.S. tour across the country, The Lone Bellow is highly charged with a new album “Love Songs for Losers” beautifully composed and powerfully performed live on stage. Special Guest Lindsay Lou will open for The Lone Bellow.