The Rapidian


West Michigan Indie catches up with Fly Paper

Submitted 12-18-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

WMI sticks with Fly Paper


Wayne Squires warns against potential dangers of holiday charity

Submitted 12-14-2012 under NEWS

The holidays are often a time to give to charity, but Wayne Squires believes that this form of giving doesn't really help anyone.


Eating out Lebanese style

Submitted 12-12-2012 under OPINION

The warm and hospitable food "experience" of the vibrant Lebanese culture is reflected in John and Diane Aouad's restaurant, Osta's Lebanese Cuisine.


West Michigan Indie Gets Down With King Crabapple

Submitted 12-11-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

WMI gets down in the Muxbunkr.


The Rapidian partners with Calvin College's student newspaper

Submitted 12-10-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Calvin College student journalists gain experience and develop skills by writing for The Rapidian; The Rapidian's partnership with Calvin's Chimes is mutually beneficial


The Bitter End Coffee House: Unique grounds

Submitted 12-06-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

The life of a 100 year building, from bank to coffee shop.


Ready For Life Horizons makes impact in community

Submitted 12-05-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Ready For Life Horizons is a program for Grand Rapids adults with disabilities. They partner with Calvin residence hall Beets Veenstra to plan events and build community.


West Michigan Indie hangs out with Kari Lynch

Submitted 12-04-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

WMI kicks it with Kari Lynch.


Live.Dance.Move inspires change in our community

Submitted 12-03-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Local dance fitness instructor Kate Rehmus talks about how switching careers and discovering Zumba gave her strength to lose 80 pounds and fight through a troubled marriage and now dedicates her life to inspire others.


Catalyst Radio: Delos Reyes engaging community for The Rapidian

Submitted 11-30-2012 under NEWS

Renato Delos Reyes works to engage reporters and media consumers at The Rapidian, and invites participants to The Rapidian's vibrant internship program.