Fifth Wheel Freight (FWF) partnered with an elementary school in Lansing to provide support and encouragement to students who suffered the effects of tornadoes in Mayfield, Kentucky.
Chris Chelios spent 26 seasons in the National Hockey League, tied for most ever with Detroit Red Wings great Gordie Howe.
Grand Rapids Poet Laureate Ericka “Kyd Kane” Thompson created a new project that provides a space for poets and artists of all ages.
Woodland Mall has unveiled its new west wing.
Visitors to downtown will notice four new outdoor “social zones” that were installed in public spaces over the weekend to give restaurants and retailers more room to serve customers in the era of social distancing.
A coworking space in Grand Rapids is set to host its first quarterly market event of the year.
The owner of Grand Rapids retail store The Paper Studio is embarking on a second endeavor. Abby Fowler, Paper Studio owner, opens Pulp & Stem on Tuesday, May 1 in the Downtown Market.
The summer heat can feel relentless. So, we’ve compiled a few fun ways to cool off during the steamy summer days in or around Grand Rapids.
Experience Grand Rapids is partnering with Kent County-area hotels to provide staycation deals to revive the tourism and hospitality sector of the local economy that suffered under the COVID-19 pandemic.
Rosalynn Bliss has seen numerous changes in her seven years as mayor of Grand Rapids.
Two Grand Rapids landmarks will be among more than 225 around the world that will shine a light on breast cancer.
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer recently issued an executive order to expand child care services amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.
The West Michigan Environmental Action Council (WMEAC) will kick off a weeklong version of the annual Mayors’ Grand River Cleanup this Saturday.
“Warm Water: New Works by Charles Edward Williams” opens this weekend at the Urban Institute of Contemporary Art.
Downtown Holland this weekend is hosting its annual charity shopping event.
The people and organizations stepping up during a challenging year.
Selina Parks remembers her first steps into a Grand Rapids homeless shelter in vivid detail.
Holland-born actor and writer Hopwood DePree will make an appearance at Schuler Books in Grand Rapids.
For years, Drew McCarthy was “Big Droo,” a big-time radio personality in West Michigan. As McCarthy continued to establish himself as one of the premier sports radio hosts in Michigan, he also took on a very public bariatric surgery process.
Mercy Health and Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, which together comprise the Michigan region of Trinity Health, implemented a social care hotline to connect individuals with needed support, including access to food, transportation, health insurance, medication assistance, dependent care and more.