Trump mocks protestors at Grand Rapids rally

by (alexandersinn)

Submitted 12-22-2015 under NEWS

Protesters attended the record-breaking rally for Republican primary frontrunner Donald Trump in Grand Rapids on Monday, several of whom were escorted out from the crowd of 7,000 at the Deltaplex’s largest ever event. At the entrance to the...

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Advanced Manufacturing Expo and West Michigan Works! to Hold Largest Public Technology Show in Michigan

by (mgryczan)

Submitted 12-18-2015 under NEWS

Advanced Manufacturing Expo has moved to the DeltaPlex in Grand Rapids and joined forces with West Michigan Works! to hold the largest public show in Michigan that showcases technology solutions and talent for manufacturers and vendors.  ...

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DeltaPlex arena to host beer and comedy festival

by (HGrzych)

Submitted 02-14-2014 under NEWS

On Friday and Saturday, the DeltaPlex hosts the sixth Great Brew Ha Ha. The event will feature Grand Rapids and Michigan breweries as well as internationally known brands. Between drinks, attendees can enjoy stand up comedian acts from national and...

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BaCon to bring local restaurants, breweries together to celebrate America's favorite breakfast meat

by (Marie Orttenburger)

Submitted 10-24-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

BaCon, no, not "bacon," BaCon, will give attendees the chance to sample a variety of dishes from local restaurants starring the ever-popular breakfast meat. On Saturday, November 2 from 3-8 p.m., DeltaPlex Arena and Conference Center will...

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Program supervisor hopes to spread the word: KCAS is pet adoption option

by (mullmer)

Submitted 02-20-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Carly Luttmann is making great strides to change the perception of the Kent County Animal Shelter (KCAS). Indeed, thanks to Luttmann and her staff, it's clear the animal shelter is not your father's “dog pound.” Aside from...

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Bow Wows and Brews' continued growth sends them to larger venue

by (mullmer)

Submitted 02-06-2012 under NEWS

Pat Schoen did not anticipate how big the turnout would be when her organization C-SNIP started its Bow-Wows and Brews event three years ago. This year's event, which includes beer tasting from several local brew houses, food, a live auction,...

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