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Cinematic Shostakovich and 'optimistic, absolutely stunning' music by Mozart come to Grand Rapids Symphony stage

Submitted 01-09-2020 under NONPROFITS

Two longtime friends, celebrated conductor Peter Oundjian, pianist Jeffrey Kahane join the Grand Rapids Symphony for music by Shostakovich and Mozart on Jan. 10-11.


'A New State of Matter: Contemporary Glass' Opens at GRAM Jan 25

Submitted 01-09-2020 under NONPROFITS

The exhibition features glass sculpture and installations by 19 local, national, and international artists


Golden "K" Kiwanis wins the first "Golden Kettle" Award!

Submitted 01-09-2020 under NONPROFITS

The Golden "K" Kiwanis Club wins the first "Golden Kettle Award" from The Salvation Army! The award will be given to the service club in a special ceremony at the Fulton Heights Citadel.


City Connection - New city Emergency Manager joins Mayor Bliss for in-studio discussion

Submitted 01-06-2020 under NONPROFITS

Mayor Bliss and Allison Farole to discuss city's disaster and emergency readiness programs


In Season Report: January 4, 2020

Submitted 01-03-2020 under NONPROFITS

Come stock up on local veggies as we host our first market of 2020! We will have over 20 local farms and food businesses here to provide you with delicious and healthy fare.


Christmas Eve is the Last Day of The Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign

Submitted 12-23-2019 under NONPROFITS

Volunteers are winding up their bell ringing for the season. With one day remaining in the largest fund-raising campaign of The Salvation Army, this is the last oppoortunity to help with kettles.


Salvation Army looks to finish Red Kettle Campaign strong

Submitted 12-21-2019 under NONPROFITS

The Salvation Army hopes to finish with the highest daily totals ever as Monday & Tuesday donations will all be doubled!


In Season Report: December 21

Submitted 12-20-2019 under NONPROFITS

Get ready for your holiday festivities by stocking up on your favorite locally sourced produce, meats, cheeses, eggs, breads, gifts, and more!


Golden Kettle competition nears conclusion as Monday and Tuesday results will be matched to increase totals!

Submitted 12-19-2019 under NONPROFITS

Heading into the final weekend of bell ringing, Rotarians plan to make moves for the Golden Kettle.


Expressing Passion this Holiday Season

Submitted 12-17-2019 under NONPROFITS

Dwelling Place volunteers improve the lives of people by assembling, creating, and donating supplies for Welcome Home Baskets.