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American Civil War Museum CEO highlights importance of understanding history

Submitted 01-18-2018 under NEWS

Christy S. Coleman, CEO of the American Civil War Museum in Richmond, Virginia spoke at Grand Valley as part of MLK week.

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All the Way! Civic Theatre's newest offering is a hit with audiences

Submitted 01-16-2018 under OPINION

The story of passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 comes to life in this play about President Lyndon Baines Johnson and Martin Luther King Jr.

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Mugshots and propaganda: Photographer learns about #J20, Socialist Alternative Grand Rapids

Submitted 01-16-2018 under PLACE-MATTERS

This is an article about photography. But sometimes photography is really about something altogether not photography. There are tools, and there is a message. Use the tools to deliver the message.

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Ethics and Religion Talk: The case for "NO TALKING" at movies!

Submitted 01-16-2018 under OPINION

Tim asks, I have noticed an increasing amount of talking among patrons at my local movie theater. Why do you think this is happening? And what would you say to your community to support the message, ‘Please do not talk during a movie in a theater?’

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Lady Ace Boogie, Joshua Burge, others perform with WMCAT teen artists Sunday, Jan. 21 at Creston Brewery

Submitted 01-16-2018 under NONPROFITS

Prominent local musicians performing with teen artists from the West Michigan Center for Arts and Technology at Creston Brewery on Sunday, January 21, 2018 4-6 p.m.

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In Season: January 13, 2018

Submitted 01-13-2018 under NONPROFITS

Join us all winter for a great selection of Michigan grown, raised and created items!

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Catalyst Radio: HQ talks about helping homeless youth in Grand Rapids

Submitted 01-12-2018 under NONPROFITS

HQ is a runaway and homeless drop-in center for youth in Grand Rapids and educates the community in this show on the challenges they face and how Grand Rapids neighbors can help.

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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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Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park announces 2018 calendar of events

Submitted 01-11-2018 under NONPROFITS

Meijer Gardens announces 2018 calendar of events

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Register Now for ESL and GED Classes

Submitted 01-10-2018 under NONPROFITS

Registration is now open for ESL and GED classes at Beckwith, Wyoming, and Godfrey Lee Adult Education Centers.

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