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Grandville Ave

New banners for Grandville business corridor

by Habitat for Humanity of Kent County (habitatkent)

Submitted 04-28-2016 under NONPROFITS

Grandville Avenue will be showcasing a bright new symbol this summer as the Grandville Avenue Business Association has developed light post banners to hang along a 1.5-mile stretch of the business corridor. The banners were created in partnership...

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Taqueria Tacos El Cuñado serves authentic Mexican food, plans expansion

by Jennifer Voss (Vossj)

Submitted 03-21-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Leer este artículo en español | Read this article in Spanish Taqueria Tacos El Cuñado, located at 1342 Grandville Avenue SW, is serving up authentic tacos and Mexican cuisine. Humberto Alvarez, owner, says they are committed to serving fresh...

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Southwest GR residents hold Peace March in Roosevelt Park Neighborhood

by scott warren (scott warren)

Submitted 07-11-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

On Tuesday, July 10, over 60 residents and friends of the Roosevelt Park neighborhood gathered for a peace march in response to recent incidents of gang related violence that have been occurring on the city's southwest side.   Participants...

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Students use art and journalism to share thoughts on immigration

by Steffanie Rosalez (Steff)

Submitted 02-23-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Leer este artículo en español | Read this article in Spanish “Will this project help my brother come back to us after being deported?” This question was asked by an 8th grade student [whose identity has been removed to protect her family...

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