The Rapidian


WuDunn raises awareness in order to raise resources

Submitted 01-06-2013 under NEWS

An overview of Sheryl WuDunn’s Calvin College lecture on the oppression of women worldwide.


Strawberry Heritage forever

Submitted 12-27-2012 under NONPROFITS

On November 3rd the GAAH Press Club went to the Lamp Light Music Festival; here they write about their experience.


Classic Christmas picture book released for new generation of readers

Submitted 12-13-2012 under NEWS

Local author Lori Walburg enchants children and adults with this unique story about a holiday favorite—the candy cane.


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.


UICA to show "The House I Live In"

Submitted 12-07-2012 under OPINION

Starting Dec. 7 the UICA will be showing Eugene Jarecki's new documentary "The House I Live In."


Dance dance rehearsal at Calvin

Submitted 12-05-2012 under NONPROFITS

The GAAH Press Club attended a Calvin College dance recital dress rehearsal. Here they write about the experience.


Tanglefoot artists share studios with community at 21st annual art sale

Submitted 11-20-2012 under OPINION

This weekend, six local artists invited the public into their studios. Visitors turned out in record numbers, and red dots and lines to make purchases were evidence of community support of artmaking happening at Tanglefoot Studios.


Pizza and a pint: I give The Mitten Brewing Company the once over

Submitted 11-17-2012 under OPINION

I attend the grand opening of The Mitten Brewing Company to evaluate their highly anticipated pizza offerings.


Join Small Houses this Saturday at the DAAC

Submitted 11-09-2012 under OPINION

Small Houses hosts a CD release Party in celebration of their 7" Vinyl at the Grand Rapids non-profit venue the DAAC on Saturday the 10th.


Abuse victim advocates for healing in new book

Submitted 11-08-2012 under NEWS

Childhood abuse survivor Dawn Scott Jones offers help for husbands whose wives have been abused.