The Rapidian


Communicating with police to get the details

Submitted 07-20-2010 under OPINION


In studio: United Way's Volunteer Center

Submitted 07-16-2010 under NONPROFITS

Joining us in studio are Jane Royer and Jessica Gonyou from United Way's Volunteer Center. Stay tuned to hear how the wave of retiring babyboomers have influenced the assembly of volunteer opportuniti


[MIDTOWN] MNA to help publicize your Midtown event

Submitted 07-15-2010 under NONPROFITS


In studio: Healthy Homes Coalition

Submitted 07-09-2010 under NONPROFITS

Joining us in studio is Healthy Homes Coalition, a nonprofit centered on ensuring environmentally safe homes with children.


In studio: Douglas Dooley, music reporter for The Rapidian

Submitted 07-02-2010 under NONPROFITS

In studio this week is Douglas Dooley of The Rapidian. Doug has contributed the majority of The Rapidian's music reviews, specializing in the hip hop scene.


Using neighborhood news bureaus to strengthen links

Submitted 06-29-2010 under OPINION


In studio: Friends of Grand Rapids Parks

Submitted 06-25-2010 under NONPROFITS

In a recent 10-day campaign, Friends successfully raised $175,000 to finance three public pools' operations over the summer. One of Friends' upcoming project is working with middle schoolers to do a t


Making the most of weekly story pitches

Submitted 06-22-2010 under OPINION


In studio: Habitat for Humanity Kent County

Submitted 06-18-2010 under NONPROFITS

Christopher shares Habitat for Humanity's plans to build 13 net-zero houses on Wealthy Street. "Net zero" means the houses will produce as much energy as they use in the form of natural ventilation, s


In studio - Matthew Altena, amateur boxing reporter

Submitted 06-11-2010 under NONPROFITS

Matt covers the amateur boxing beat in Grand Rapids with regular blow-by-blow descriptions and profiles from the boxing community.