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Local food recipe: Michigan blueberries

Fulton Street Farmers Market
Wed, 06/29/2016 - 11:24am

NONPROFITS: Easy summer salad featuring Michigan grown blueberries. Let @fultonstmarket help you #buildyourplate.

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Forty years later, celebrated Grand Rapids sculpture returns to public view downtown

Grand Rapids Symphony
Tue, 06/28/2016 - 10:43am

NONPROFITS: Clement Meadmore's "Split Ring' came to town in 1973 for exhibition 'Sculpture Off the Pedestal"

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GoSite provides space for conversation, interaction

GRAM GoSite
Tue, 06/28/2016 - 2:33pm

PLACE-MATTERS: GoSite first opened its doors a little more than a year in the front corner of the Grand Rapids Art Museum to welcome visitors and provide a unique way of curating an experience of Grand Rapids that gives visitors a local's perspective.

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Get transported by the debut video of Grand Rapids band I Be...

Claire Breen
Tue, 06/28/2016 - 4:30pm

OPINION: I Believe in Julio blasts off with local and national artists in collaboration creation of debut music video


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Gentrification or revitalization: Which is it?

Andrew Sisson - 06/28

The Westside cherishes its rich heritage, whether Hispanic, Polish, Dutch, African-American, Lithuanian or German. Beyond the business corridors, breweries, market rate apartments and luxury condos opening, do we see the repercussions that "revitalization" is having on our neighbors?