COVID-19 in Grand Rapids: Tuesday, March 17 updates

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 03-17-2020 under NEWS

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to more deeply permeate local life, new statements by various Grand Rapids organizations have been released to update residents on where their services and resources stand. Shared in this Tuesday, March 17, 2020...

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Art in the Time of COVID-19: Scalia/Ginsburg at Opera Grand Rapids

by (John Kissane)

Submitted 03-16-2020 under OPINION

Late last week, the dominoes began to fall. To help prevent further spread of the novel coronavirus - or at least to slow its spread - local organizations began canceling events, the symphony and ballet among them. In an act of inspiration that must...

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Governor Whitmer orders bars, restaurants, other gathering places to temporarily close amid COVID-19 outbreak

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 03-16-2020 under NEWS

As of 12:30 p.m. today, March 16, 2020, several recommendations and orders have been issued by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the State of Michigan, and Kent County related to gatherings and business operations in light of the...

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St. Cecilia Music Center's Concert with GRAMMY® Award Winning Marc Cohn has been Postposed

by (St. Cecilia Mus...)

Submitted 03-15-2020 under NONPROFITS

The concert with Grammy award winning singer and songwriter Marc Cohn, who was to perform this week at St. Cecilia Music Center in Grand Rapids has now been rescheduled for September 2020. Due to recent statements from the CDC and the...

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