The Rapidian

grcmc  A proud service of the Community Media Center

Grand Rapid's North West Neighborhood

Partners for a Racism-Free Community to host historical foundations of racism event

Submitted 09-15-2016 under NEWS

Dr. Vanessa Holden of MSU will talk about early events that shaped the evolution of racism in America. Community members can also take part in PRFC's Race Reads series and #RacisminGR Community Conversations.


Commissioner Kelly to discuss neighborhoods in this month's episode of City Connection

Submitted 09-12-2016 under NEWS

Commissioner Ruth Kelly is the guest on this month's City Connection.


World in color: Highlighting ArtPrize ACTion artist Tyler Vonitter

Submitted 09-12-2016 under NONPROFITS

In a personal and captivating collection, Tyler Vonitter brings intricacy and color to ArtPrize 2016.


Pieces of perspective: Highlighting ArtPrize ACTion artist Jodie Dilno

Submitted 09-08-2016 under NONPROFITS

At the intersection of art and community, Jodie Dilno brings her own unique perspective to ArtPrize 2016.


The history of Polish immigrants, churches and aid societies on the Westside

Submitted 09-02-2016 under LOCAL LIFE

A look into Grand Rapids' late 19th to early 20th century Polish immigrant community.


WYCE 88.1 FM accepting donations for annual music sale

Submitted 08-23-2016 under NEWS

Donations of LPs, CDs and cassettes are tax deductible and all proceeds of the sale at the Eastown Street Fair on Saturday, September 10, 2016 will go to support WYCE.


New WYCE station manager looks to bring cohesive sound to a world of music

Submitted 08-18-2016 under LOCAL LIFE

Quinn Mathews is excited to be a music community ambassador and support local musicians through WYCE.


Catalyst Radio: WYCE station manager, Quinn Mathews

Submitted 08-12-2016 under LOCAL LIFE

Host Katie Gordon speaks with the new station manager of community radio station WYCE.


Winner of Literacy Center of West Michigan's 2016 Spellebration shares her message

Submitted 08-10-2016 under NONPROFITS

Silvia Guzman was the learner speaker at the Literacy Center of West Michigan's 2016 Spellebration. Here is her speech.


How to triumph over the Wolverine Worldwide Super Mega Shoe Sale: Tips from a bargain hunter

Submitted 07-28-2016 under NONPROFITS

With over 10,000 pairs of shoes and savings of up to 80 percent off, the annual Wolverine Worldwide Super Mega Shoe Sale is a bargain hunter’s dream. Here are a few tips for coming out on top.