Gayle Boss had been celebrating Advent with her two sons for years but had never used an Advent calendar.
As the Michigan legislature wraps up a historically productive legislative session, City of Grand Rapids officials are reflecting on the remarkable investments and policy achievements that will benefit the City of Grand Rapids
Jennifer DiVita has been too young and “too seasoned” in her work life, but she’s just the right age for her first novel.
Looking for local gifts this holiday season? How about something unique that your loved one won't expect? We have ideas!
More than $9 Million in grant funding was awarded to the City of Grand Rapids and Kent County recently to aid in an ongoing effort to protect families from exposure to lead paint and other hazards.
Grab the family and head to DeVos Performance Hall where two very distinct versions of the beloved holiday classic take center stage this season.
Grand Rapids native singer-songwriter Austin Poel has had a lot of success recently.
Grand Rapids has historically been known for Its ethnic groups that settled the area.
The road to publication of The Quarry wasn’t free of rocks and ruts, but now local author Mike Salisbury and local illustrator Marvin Luna are entering the world of graphic novels
Graci Harkema, international speaker and owner of DEI consulting firm Graci LLC, published Rising; From a Mud Hut to the Boardroom- and Back Again in 2022.
The Grand Rapids Symphony has announced it is the recipient of a $15,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.
Two Michigan nonprofits have been jointly awarded a $3 million grant from the U.S. Minority Business Development Agency.
What was once a liquor store is now a thriving, independent bookstore in the heart of Ada that draws readers of all ages to its bright, open spaces and loads of glorious books.
Chances are, if you’ve lived in Grand Rapids for a while you’ve heard Citizen Keen play.
The City of Grand Rapids Parks and Recreation Department will host a free dog swim event at Richmond Park Pool.
The Grand Rapids Police Department will host an open house for those interested in learning more about sponsored recruit positions.
Summers in Michigan can be beautiful, fun filled, and for many families this includes lots of time in or near the water.
The Mycophile's Garden is a Grand Rapids based mushroom farm and wild mushroom foraging service that was started by Chris Swinson, CFO. In this case, CFO stands for Chief Fungal Officer.
Fulton Street Market celebrated its hundredth anniversary in 2022. Located in a purpose-built setting at 1145 Fulton St. E. in Grand Rapids, this time-honored traditional farmers market supports hundreds of businesses throughout West Michigan.
The Beer City Open Pickleball Championships are returning to Grand Rapids July 18 through July 23, 2023 at Belknap Park.