The Rapidian

East Grand Rapids

Dyer-Ives Poetry Competition celebrates 50th year

Submitted 02-20-2018 under LOCAL LIFE

Under the direction of local poet and artist Christine Krieger, Kent County’s own all-ages poetry prize weathers change, welcomes new and established poets to submit their work

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Watch party turns into political announcements

Submitted 02-20-2018 under NEWS

Two local members from Oprah Winfrey's 60 minutes political focus group announce they are running for political office.

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Examining the U.S. Defense Budget: An expert speaks in G.R. on February 19

Submitted 02-15-2018 under NONPROFITS

The World Affairs Council's "Great Decisions" series on Feb. 19 examines the U.S. Defense Budget. Are we getting "the right bang for our bucks"?

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Small steps, big results

Submitted 02-07-2018 under NONPROFITS

A new year is often thought of as a new start. For Johnny, this January has been the realization of a long-time goal. This is a special story for me to be able to share with you: the hard work and long road that’s resulted in a new type of life for one of our graduates.

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Great Decisions Series spotlights U.S.-Turkey relations: Is there trouble brewing?

Submitted 02-07-2018 under NONPROFITS

The World Affairs Council's "Great Decisions" series on February 12, 2018 features U.S.-Turkey relations--critical to keeping world peace.

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Great Decisions Series continues with focus on China

Submitted 01-30-2018 under NONPROFITS

The World Affairs Council's "Great Decisions" series continues on February 5 with presentations on China.

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Beloved singer/songwriter Judy Collins to perform at St. Cecilia Music Center

Submitted 01-23-2018 under NONPROFITS

Singer and songwriter Judy Collins will perform at St. Cecilia Music Center on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $45 and $55 and can be purchased by calling 616-459-2224, visiting the box office at 24 Ransom Ave. NE, or online at www.scmc-online.org.

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Comprenew becomes an e-Stewards Digital Equity Refurbishing & Recycling Partner

Submitted 01-23-2018 under NONPROFITS

Comprenew, a certified nonprofit electronics recycler, is part of a new e-Stewards initiative to address digital inequities in low-income communities.

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How can we celebrate the legacy and mission of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.?

Submitted 01-12-2018 under NONPROFITS

This Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we would like everyone to take a moment to reflect on how we can come together as a community to honor the mission for which King ultimately gave his life.

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Greenpeace Report Card assesses top IT companies' commitment to "greener electronics"

Submitted 12-22-2017 under NONPROFITS

Considering the billions of electronic devices flooding the market every year and the costs associated with manufacturing them, both economic and environmental, the Greenpeace report makes a strong case for manufacturers to work harder to reduce their environmental impact.

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