Local founder and owner keeps Kava House strong for more than 20 years

by (Loukas Peterson)

Submitted 06-19-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

In 2013, coffee houses and shops seem to be on every corner. The morning beverage has become an anytime beverage for coffee enthusiasts, and cream and sugar went from being the only additions to just a few out of a hundred. Pam Murray, co-owner of...

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Urban coffee bar fosters appreciation of local, hand brewed coffee

by (Brittany Beezhold)

Submitted 04-05-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Through coffee beans, Hario V60 pour-overs and shots of espresso, Clique Coffee Bar (1600 East Beltline NE) is creating a brand honoring the roots and traditions of coffee within an upscale urban space on the northeast side of town. “We [...

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Catalyst Radio: The DAAC has new plans to stay vital in Heartside district

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 12-07-2012 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 learn about the Division Avenue Arts Collective, located at 115 S. Division, and some of its re-forming plans in...

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Global Infusion owners open up about shop's origins and future

by (laurelgreen)

Submitted 12-05-2012 under INNOVATION-SPOTLIGHT

“Well, we make the best chai in this city... but that really goes without saying,” jokes Joana Hively, co-owner of local fair trade shop Global Infusion. Hively and her best friend Beth Grilley have co-owned Global Infusion since they...

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"Cup of Life" takes a closer look at coffee

by (laurelgreen)

Submitted 09-22-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Alysha Lach, a local student, is entering ArtPrize this year with a series of 365 individual illustrations that document the various ways coffee factors into daily life. The piece is called "Cup of Life" and Lach, an employee at The Bitter...

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The Local Beet: Prestigious national award and a second anniversary give MadCap Coffee reasons to celebrate

by (LisaRoseGR)

Submitted 01-21-2011 under LOCAL LIFE

Last week at San Francisco’s iconic Ferry Building farmers market, the MadCap Coffee team stood alongside such coffee greats as Blue Bottle and George Howell, a pioneer in specialty coffee. MadCap was receiving honors as part of the Good Food Awards...

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[Eat & Drink ArtPrize 2010] Go Java Coffee

by (pammyk)

Submitted 09-20-2010 under LOCAL LIFE

  Go Java is a comfy, house-y feeling café. Its a great place to stop during ArtPrize for a warm drink and an energizing snack. Located downtown, you can stop for a bit and view the art and then sip your coffee as you take in the view of...

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The Local Beet: MadCap Coffee

by (LisaRoseGR)

Submitted 04-12-2010 under OPINION

What's in your cup this morning? Coffee has been part of human history for hundreds of years and is a common morning ritual across the world. Whether it's brewed stove top, in a coffee pot, espresso machine, moka pot, french press, chemex; or,...

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6th Annual Wine & Roses for Cystic Fibrosis to take place October 16th

by (cysticfibrosisf...)

Submitted 09-24-2009 under NONPROFITS

Grand Rapids, MI August 28, 2009 — The Greater Michigan West Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is proud to announce the 6th Annual Wine & Roses for Cystic Fibrosis presented by the Lighthouse Group – Insurance & Title. Wine &...

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