Arbor Circle will commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. (MLK) Day this year by hosting a free, virtual event honoring the civil rights leader.
People who know Jessica Anne Bratt describe her as something of a library wunderkind — a 34-year-old who was promoted last year to become the Grand Rapids Public Library’s first Black assistant director.
Self-described “huge comic books fan and toy collector” Jeff Moore launched the venture of his dreams in Rockford.
The city of Grand Rapids and Ford subsidiary Spin are launching a citywide e-scooter share program.
A West Michigan philanthropist and retail mogul recently died.
The Girl Scouts of Michigan Shore to Shore have started selling their famous cookies after the January launch of “cookie season.”
August 10 is National Lazy Day, and we've collected some the “laziest” activities for you to enjoy during this annual holiday in Grand Rapids!
The CDC set guidelines for stores and customers to follow, and local retailers have been doing their part in adhering to those suggestions, and implementing their own, as the state reopens.
Grand Rapids cannabis company Fluresh, which opened for medical customers in February, became the inaugural adult-use retailer for Grand Rapids on Friday.
A local health center is being recognized for its contributions to local health care.
Grand Rapids roads aren’t so bad according to a national report.
Award-winning illustrator and local design student Alana Fletcher is taking her artistic talents to new heights.
Baxter Community Center is seeking donations to fill holiday baskets for families in need of a little Christmas cheer.
A local nonprofit is bringing together national thought leaders and local stakeholders to explore the interconnectedness of systems that impact community prosperity.
Michigan Overboard donates 21 percent of its profits to water protection and conservation-focused nonprofits. That isn’t just some random number either, 21 percent of the surface fresh water on planet Earth is right here in the Great Lakes basin.
The West Michigan Vaccine Clinic at DeVos Place is shutting down May 21, according to a statement from Kent County.
Lions & Rabbits officially reinvented itself as the Lions & Rabbits Center for the Arts, a nonprofit organization focused on arts and public activations in the Creston neighborhood of Grand Rapids.
A local nonprofit is beginning its annual campaign to help families during the holiday season.
There are two types of people. Those who are here, and those that WANT to be here.
A local comic book store will host a combined celebration commemorating its sixth anniversary and its 2021 expansion.