The Rapidian

grcmc  A proud service of the Community Media Center

Culture »

Culture »

Circle Theatre's 'Over the River and Through the Woods' celebrates family

Joel Schindlbeck
Mon, 08/22/2016 - 11:10am

LOCAL LIFE: Circle Theatre presents Over The River and Through the Woods, a two-act play, at Aquinas College Performing Arts Center on August 11th – 27th.

Commentary »

Community journalism is a way to let your voice be heard

Kiran Sood Patel
Fri, 08/19/2016 - 1:25pm

VOICES: Thank you to all who attended our Intro to Community Journalism at Wealthy Theatre. We'll host our Community Journalism Workshop on August 29 at the Grand Rapids Community Foundation.

Commentary »

In order to heal, communities must listen

Breannah Alexander
Tue, 08/16/2016 - 1:50pm

OPINION: Numbers do not display the emotional costs of racial disparity. On August 26, 2016, Partners for a Racism-Free Community will create space for people to share their stories, vocalize their pain but most importantly a space that encourages people to listen.

Culture »

In Season: August 20, 2016

Fulton Street Farmers Market
Wed, 08/17/2016 - 1:28pm

NONPROFITS: A list of locally grown fruits and vegetables along with locally produce products available at your local farmers markets.


Photo of the Day » + submit your photos on flickr

"Kids Playing Cherry Street Park East Hills August 21, 2016" by Steven Depolo

The Rapidian is a hyperlocal
news source powered by the
people of Grand Rapids, MI
click here to learn more

become a reporter

Place Matters.
inspiring stories for evolving communities

Community Conversations

How Kids' Food Basket is fighting hunger in West Michigan

Kids' Food Basket - 08/10

Four facts to know about how Kids' Food Basket relieves hunger as both a symptom and a cause of poverty by partnering with families and local organizations.