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City High Middle School to host 7th annual Recycled Art Market

by Elizabeth Rogers Drouillard (Elizabeth Roger...)

Submitted 11-03-2015 under NEWS

Grand Rapids City High Middle School is hosting its 7th Annual Recycled Art Market this coming Saturday, November 7. The art market will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Up from the 17 artists hosted in the first year, this year’s event will host 70-...

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Donate Your "Retired" Bicycle

by Oakdale Neighbors (Oakdale Neighbors)

Submitted 04-06-2015 under

Time for Spring Cleaning! Donate your old bicycle to Boston Square Community Bikes. Saturday, April 18, 2015 Two Locations:10:00 AM – 2:00 PMGrand Rapids Christian Middle School1650 Griggs SE, 49506 1:00 PM – 5:00 PMOakdale Neighbors1260...

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Catalyst Radio: Architecture environmentalist Mazria is keynote for Wege Speaker Series

by Catalyst Radio (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 04-03-2015 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW  In this episode of Catalyst Radio we feature an interview with the keynote speaker of the upcoming annual Wege environmental lecture series,...

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Nourish Organic Market expands with free delivery of food baskets

by CeNique Yeldell (Yeldellc)

Submitted 02-24-2015 under INNOVATION-SPOTLIGHT

Nourish Organic Market prides itself on being the 3rd best place to get food- next to having a personal garden and buying directly from a farmer. What started as an online store called Artisan Food is now a market that connects with farmers to...

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DIT art organizations improve harmonious missions through closer cooperation

by DIT Grand Rapids (ditgrandrapids)

Submitted 03-11-2014 under PLACE-MATTERS

Written by Justin Majetich For the past decade, the Division Avenue Arts Collective (DAAC) has been a definitive component of Grand Rapids’ independent arts community and a leader within the national DIY/DIT movement. In July 2013,...

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Brewery Vivant, Twisted Rooster fundraiser pulls thousands of meals for West Michigan's hungry

by Feeding America West Michigan (Feeding America...)

Submitted 11-25-2013 under NONPROFITS

Last Thursday, Grand Rapids beer lovers packed Twisted Rooster to sample the latest concoctions from a local brewery and raise money for hunger relief. The event raised a total of $1,473.60 for Feeding America West Michigan Food Bank. The Brewery...

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Brewery Vivant takes over Twisted Rooster to fight hunger

by Feeding America West Michigan (Feeding America...)

Submitted 11-18-2013 under NONPROFITS

On Thursday, Nov. 21, Grand Rapids’ Twisted Rooster will make room on its draft list for half a dozen beers from Brewery Vivant. The event is expected to pique the interest of local beer geeks with this season’s restaurant debut of...

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Catalyst Radio: Wealthy Theatre energy, beautification, technology upgrades underway

by Catalyst Radio (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 06-14-2013 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW A major fundraising project to help make the historic Wealthy Theatre sustainable and energy efficient began in 2011 – the centennial anniversary...

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Brewery Vivant pulls a pint for hunger relief

by Feeding America West Michigan (Feeding America...)

Submitted 11-06-2012 under NONPROFITS

Grand Rapids is having something of a beer renaissance: a spate of new breweries in the past several years, a recent designation as Beer City USA and a much-talked-about exploration of the city’s 170-year brewing history at the public...

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WT Centennial Sustainability Campaign: Earth Day Event!

by Wealthy Theatre (wealthytheatre)

Submitted 04-04-2011 under NONPROFITS

WT Peace Pole installation ceremony April 22 at Noon - 15 minutes (bring a lunch!) WT Earth Day Fundraiser From April 4-22 Donate before Earth Day! Wheeler Family Foundation matches 1:1 Receive original Mark Rumsey print as thanks! All donations go...

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