‘Altared’ Bliss – Frederik Meijer Gardens

Our six-part series on West Michigan wedding venues culminates with one of the world’s foremost horticultural display gardens and sculpture parks.

Gift confirms foundation’s commitment to the arts

A local foundation has pledged to fund the chair of Grand Rapids Symphony's music director for an additional three years.

Leap into March!

Immerse yourself in the poignant and thought-provoking “Border Cantos” (Sonic Border) at the Grand Rapids Art Museum, 101 Monroe Center St NW.

Next season’s Broadway GR lineup revealed

Broadway Grand Rapids is bringing a bevy of popular productions to town for its 2024-2025 season.

A confluence of thought leaders

From the creator of Confluence Festival comes a thought series featuring leaders from local tech, design, education and creative firms.

A unique spa experience

If you’re looking for a way to warm up and hydrate dry skin this winter, a downtown Grand Rapids spa offers some unique therapies.

$7M flagship lab to open on Ann Street

Haviland Enterprises, Inc. has announced a new Ann St. laboratory which will open in 2025.

Recipe: Crustless Frittata With Hollandaise

Looking for a something dazzling to serve for brunch? This crustless frittata with hollandaise sauce is just the ticket.

City to offer free lifeguard certification

The City of Grand Rapids Parks and Recreation Department plans to hire 75 lifeguards this summer.

‘Altared’ Bliss – Ivy House

With a whole host of comprehensive packages including everything from vendor sourcing and management to timeline creation and execution, Ivy House in Saugatuck takes the guesswork out of planning your big day.

LaughFest lineup announced

Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids has unveiled the star-studded lineup for the 2024 LaughFest, scheduled for March 6-10, 2024.

Cities gear up for primaries

Grand Rapids City Clerk Joel Hondorp and his team of election professionals have been busy.

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Recipe: Crustless Frittata With Hollandaise

Looking for a something dazzling to serve for brunch? This crustless frittata with hollandaise sauce is just the ticket.

TC chefs shine during Restaurant Week

If you're craving a getaway and a culinary adventure, Traverse City's Restaurant Week is your ticket to indulgence.

Quest for great pizza

Today's restaurant odyssey brings me to a hidden gem: Pizza Quest in Fennville!

Something to celebrate at Beltline Bar

Heading up 28th Street and whipping a right turn onto Division St., today's lunch beat brings me to a place that feels like an old friend. You know it, you love it... The Beltline Bar!

City to offer free lifeguard certification

The City of Grand Rapids Parks and Recreation Department plans to hire 75 lifeguards this summer.

3rd Ward Commissioner Race Narrows

After a rigorous selection process, three finalists have emerged in the race to fill the vacant Third Ward Commissioner seat in Grand Rapids.

Entrepreneur puts old skis to new use

Simone Thiessen’s garage used to hold only cars. Now it also holds stacks of old skis, table saws and sanders, saw horses, and almost half a dozen Adirondack chairs sporting backs and seats made from skis.

Popular trail receives $300k in funding

The City of Kentwood has been awarded a $300,000 grant from the Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund to support improvements to the Paul Henry Thornapple Trail.

A unique spa experience

If you’re looking for a way to warm up and hydrate dry skin this winter, a downtown Grand Rapids spa offers some unique therapies.

Big Screens & City Lights

What do Houdini, Liza Minnelli and Barbie all have in common? No, this isn’t a mystifying riddle, but, in fact, all puzzle pieces that led to the community space that is Studio Park

Shop owner shares London ‘vibe’ locally

Gina Van Timmeran took the leap to open Gina’s Boutique 19 years ago. She credits the lasting journey to hustling, a lot of hard work and a touch of naivety.

Step into a healthier year with trail walks

Whether it’s a New Year resolution to get more exercise in 2024 or a passion for being outdoors, there is now a new reason to explore the miles of scenic trails.

Leap into March!

Immerse yourself in the poignant and thought-provoking “Border Cantos” (Sonic Border) at the Grand Rapids Art Museum, 101 Monroe Center St NW.

Next season’s Broadway GR lineup revealed

Broadway Grand Rapids is bringing a bevy of popular productions to town for its 2024-2025 season.

Sleeping Beauty brought to life

The Grand Rapids Ballet is set to enchant audiences once again at DeVos Performance Hall with their captivating rendition of the timeless fairytale, "Sleeping Beauty."

Plan your staycation!

When the mercury dips this late in winter and another snowstorm makes an appearance, it tends to put people in the vacation mindset.

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