Grand Rapids

Bite into the deeper meaning of National Donut Day

by (mroinila)

Submitted 06-01-2021 under NONPROFITS

This Friday, June 4, marks The Salvation Army’s annual Donut Day, which has been celebrated since 1938. To commemorate this year, The Salvation Army of Kent County will spend the morning personally delivering over 35 dozen donuts to the Grand...

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Community updates: Friday, May 28

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 05-28-2021 under NEWS

Shared in this audio-version community update are recent developments related to the Grand Rapids Public Library, Grand Rapids' Parks and Recreation department, and the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

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What's at the Market: Saturday, May 29, 2021

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 05-28-2021 under NONPROFITS

Get ready for Memorial Day weekend by stopping by the Market for the essentials of a perfect afternoon cookout! Shop from farm-fresh brats, ground beef, chicken, fresh-made brat & hot dog buns, baked goods, asparagus, and a large variety of...

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What's at the Market: Saturday, May 22, 2021

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 05-21-2021 under NONPROFITS

The weather keeps getting warmer and the market stalls are getting fuller! Stop by and grab everything you need for the perfect afternoon picnic or to grow your own at-home garden! The Market stalls are filled with asparagus, rhubarb, vegetable...

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Community updates: Thursday, May 20

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 05-20-2021 under NEWS

Grand Rapids leaders approve 2022 budget Grand Rapids city commissioners approved a $546 million city budget for 2021-2022 on Thursday, maintaining current service levels and aiding in economic recovery. Presented by the City of Grand Rapids as a...

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What's at the Market: Saturday, May 15, 2021

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 05-14-2021 under NONPROFITS

With the weather getting warmer and warmer, there is truly no better place to be than at the Farmers Market. Stop by and grab everything you need for the perfect afternoon picnic or to grow your own at-home garden! The Market stalls are filled with...

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Community updates: Thursday, May 13

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 05-13-2021 under NEWS

City of Grand Rapids receives $75K grant for local Indigenous art along Grand River The City of Grand Rapids has been awarded a $75,000 Our Town grant to bring permanent art and historical markers of original Indigenous people to the city’s...

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Grand Rapids Grows Green

by (mi-ggr-angela)

Submitted 05-13-2021 under NONPROFITS

Grand Rapids residents can enjoy a safer and cleaner Grand River this year thanks to efforts by the City, Sierra Club Grand Rapids and other local organizations to curb nearby pollution.  Starting this spring, Grand Rapids will eliminate the...

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What's at the Market: Saturday, May 8, 2021

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 05-07-2021 under NONPROFITS

Now is the time to come get your hanging flower baskets, potted herbs, and vegetable plants!  You can also shop from products such as ramps, rhubarb, and a large selection of fresh greens. Be sure to keep your eyes open for returning vendors,...

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The Diatribe launches anti-racist art project to shift narrative of southeast, southwest Grand Rapids

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 05-07-2021 under NEWS

“If you had art that reclaimed your neighborhood, what would that look like?” This question will be asked of young residents from Grand Rapids’ southeast and southwest sides, as part of a new anti-racist project bringing large-...

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