The Rapidian


Picturesque encourages community to "Discover My GR"

Submitted 05-07-2013 under OPINION

What do you want visitors to Grand Rapids to discover? What would you discover if you became a tourist in your own city? Add your photos to our new Picturesque challenge gallery.


Community Media Center captures community stories

Submitted 05-03-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

The Grand Rapids Community Media Center held its annual meeting Thursday night- but this time, the event was used as a chance to capture the stories of our community.


GrandCon reveals free comic day giveaway plans and special guests

Submitted 05-03-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Marc H. Specter and Brian W. Lenz reveal their plans for a month-long May promotion and a list of featured guests.


"Room 237" and "The Shining" screening at UICA

Submitted 04-30-2013 under OPINION

The UICA screens Rodney Ascher's unconventional documentary as well as Kubrick's cerebral classic.


Future Rock takes concertgoers to a galaxy far, far away

Submitted 04-29-2013 under OPINION

The progressive electronic band deftly combines guitar, synthesizer and drums with loops and samples to create an unforgettable sonic and visual experience at The Stache


Catalyst Radio: CMC storytelling event on May 2, Rapidian fundraiser soon to follow

Submitted 04-26-2013 under NEWS

On May 2 Community Media Center holds a storytelling event at Wealthy Theatre, seeks nominations for the board of directors, and looks forward to The Rapidian’s fund drive May 14-19.


"The We and the I" lacks Gondry's unique visual flair at UICA

Submitted 04-25-2013 under OPINION

Michel Gondry's "The We and the I" is playing at The UICA.


Wealthy Theatre to host story collecting experiment

Submitted 04-25-2013 under NEWS

Next Thursday, May 2, Wealthy Theatre is hosting a story collecting experiment, free and open to anyone.


Be part of "human art" at Rosa Parks Circle May 3

Submitted 04-19-2013 under NONPROFITS

"One Minute for One Million" is your opportunity to show the world the heart of West Michigan, at noon on Friday, May 3 at Rosa Parks Circle.


"Like Someone in Love" at UICA explores human emotions, relationships

Submitted 04-17-2013 under OPINION

Abbas Kiarostami's film is screening at the UICA.