PEOPLE + PLACES
The Girl Scouts of Michigan Shore to Shore have started selling their famous cookies after the January launch of “cookie season.”
A West Michigan philanthropist and retail mogul recently died.
Here is something important to remember about George W.C. Walker III: Before he was 21 years old, he was in West Michigan, already studying for his sommelier exam.
Four Grand Rapids organizations have partnered to provide free COVID-19 vaccinations to residents on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan. 17, to increase the vaccination rate among African Americans in the community and build further awareness about the positive impact of the vaccine.
A Grand Rapids-based cannabis company held a successful holiday charity drive as part of a December sales event that benefited two local nonprofits.
Two Battle Creek organizations are hosting several community activities in recognition of the National Day of Racial Healing, Jan. 18.
To commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Studio Park will screen a new film about former President Barack Obama.
The Women in Aviation International Great Lakes Chapter will host a career conference next month in Battle Creek.
Western Michigan University-Cooley Law School is hosting a virtual discussion panel in honor of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
The city of Kentwood will commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. with a one-mile unity walk.
Gun Lake Casino on Friday, Jan. 7, said it donated $4,000 to support the Allegan County Sheriff’s Department K-9 training.