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Grand Rapids Downtown Market awarded prestigious LEED Gold certification

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 08-19-2014 under PLACE-MATTERS

The Downtown Market achieved LEED certification for implementing strategies and solutions aimed at achieving high performance in sustainable site development, water savings, energy efficiency, materials selection and indoor environmental quality....

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Cupcake shop opens brick and mortar across from Pew Campus

by (erictank)

Submitted 07-22-2014 under NEWS

Scrumptious Cupcakes and Sweetery has recently opened a retail storefront on the corner of Lake Michigan Drive and Seward Avenue across the street from Grand Valley State's Pew Campus on the West Side. Scrumptious has been open at the new...

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Downtown Market open for holiday weekend

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 07-01-2014 under NONPROFITS

Kids at the Market activities: Tuesday mornings, from 10 a.m. to noon (Market Terrace) July 1: Story time with Author Terri Rowe, who will read her kids books “Green Goo,” “Who are you?” and “Emily...

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Story Matters: Chris McKellar's experiences opening Love's Ice Cream at Downtown Market

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 06-16-2014 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. The Rapidian's...

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Register for Summer "simmer" camps at the Downtown Market

by (erictank)

Submitted 06-10-2014 under NEWS

The Downtown Market is now accepting registration for their Summer "Simmer" Camps for kids. The registration deadline is June 17.   For kids ages 6-11, a 10-week summer camp explores adventurous weekly themes, from discoveries...

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Downtown Market to host Summer "Simmer" Camps for kids

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 06-09-2014 under NEWS

For kids ages 6-11 http://www.simmercamp-kids.eventbrite.com This 10-week summer camp explores adventurous weekly themes, from discoveries in the greenhouse to hands-on cooking in the Teaching Kitchen, “Simmer Camp” cultivates growth and...

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Creperie opens in Downtown Market

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 06-03-2014 under NEWS

Grand Rapids Downtown Market, an all-new destination for local food innovation, education and experimentation, today announced Penelope’s Creperie, a new restaurant serving sweet and savory crepes as well as other Mediterranean fare, is the...

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Downtown outdoor market opens in Grand Rapids for 2014 season

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 05-06-2014 under PLACE-MATTERS

Written by Erin Cataldo The Grand Rapids Downtown Market rolled out the “fresh” with the reopening of the Outdoor Market for its second season as Downtown Grand Rapids’ only farmers’ market. Thousands of eager shoppers bought...

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Downtown Market announces spring break, summer camps for kids and teens

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 03-25-2014 under NEWS

For families staying close to home during spring break, the Grand Rapids Downtown Market Spring Break and Summer Camps are an exciting new way to get the kids out of the house and help them learn to cook. Kids and teens can learn new culinary skills...

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Street market to bring vintage charm to Grand Rapids Downtown Market

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 03-25-2014 under PLACE-MATTERS

Treasure hunters, rejoice! This summer, the Grand Rapids Downtown Market will host a Vintage Street Market on the second Sunday of each month, beginning May 11. The Vintage Street Market will take place in the Outdoor Market Shed and will feature...

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