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Wealthy Theatre documentary premiere co-directed and edited by Grand Rapids’ Libi Hake

by (Martha Shaifer ...)

Submitted 09-07-2018 under LOCAL LIFE

Libi Hake, the co-producer and editor for “Work at Hand,” has deep roots in the Grand Rapids area. Her father’s side of the family emigrated from Germany in the 1830’s and soon had a successful liquor distribution business....

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Story Matters: Betty Anne Hevel shares journey as a Gilda's Club volunteer

by (GRTV)

Submitted 03-16-2015 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. STORY MATTERS. is a story collecting project from The Rapidian and GRTV. This story was...

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Story Matters: Three-time cancer survivor shares volunteer experiences at Gilda's Club

by (GRTV)

Submitted 03-13-2015 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. STORY MATTERS. is a story collecting project from The Rapidian and GRTV. This story was...

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River Bank Runner: Al Kaczanowski

by (Roberta F. King)

Submitted 05-03-2010 under LOCAL LIFE

On May 8 at the Fifth Third River Bank Run there will be more than a few people who have run the race more than one time. According to race organizers, there will be 18 runners who have completed 32 consecutive races and all 18 are planning to run...

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Running the River Bank: Melissa Janes

by (Roberta F. King)

Submitted 04-30-2010 under LOCAL LIFE

People run the May 8, 5/3 River Bank Run for many reasons. Some run it to challenge themselves, others for for the companionship of other people, some people run it to win and others run it for a good cause. The race serves as a fund raiser for a...

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