The Rapidian


Kids Adventure Challenge Race Set for September 8

Submitted 08-30-2013 under NONPROFITS

An event for kids focused on teams/families working together to complete challenges. All proceeds to benefit Boys & Girls of Grand Rapids Youth Commonwealth.


Halfway there, Million Meal March presses on

Submitted 08-09-2013 under NONPROFITS

Food Bank hosts second 10K Trail Hike to aid locals struggling with hunger.


Grand Raggidy Roller Girls to chase pub crawl participants

Submitted 08-05-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

This year's Running of the Bulls will raise money for the Down Syndrome Association of West Michigan as members of Grand Raggidy Roller Girls chase participants on a scavenger hunt throughout downtown bars.


Griffins' off-season signings prepare team for 2013-14 season

Submitted 07-31-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Griffins sign key players for upcoming season


Shen Dojo promotes healing, neighborhood connection, self-empowerment

Submitted 07-30-2013 under INNOVATION-SPOTLIGHT

Daniel Muschiana is dedicated to martial arts, establishing niche Heartside Neighborhood


Runners glow in the dark for charity

Submitted 07-03-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Trivium Racing is hosting the Glow in the Park run in Millennium Park this Saturday to benefit the Family Hope Foundation.


Local sports and social club offers more than typical sports scene

Submitted 07-01-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Chris Wessely directs the Grand Rapid's Sport and Social Club which boasts over 750 local participants.


Access & Sea to Sea Cycling Fundraiser

Submitted 06-28-2013 under NONPROFITS

Every 4 pedal strokes on a bicycle, a child dies from poverty-related issues. Cycle to end poverty with Access & Sea to Sea on August 3!


Griffins Booster Club celebrates team's first Calder Cup

Submitted 06-19-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Longtime Griffins Booster Club members celebrate the Grand Rapids Griffins' historic first Calder Cup championship


Grand Rapids to host first bike polo tournament

Submitted 06-14-2013 under NEWS

Bike poloists from the American South to Canada will travel to Grand Rapids for regional qualifier.