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Young Leaders Against Violence accepting applications for the 2018/19 school year

by (Safe Haven Mini...)

Submitted 10-05-2018 under NONPROFITS

Young Leaders Against Violence (YLAV) is now accepting applications for the 2018/19 school year through November 11, 2018. One in 4 teens experience abuse in their dating relationship. Every 98 seconds, an American is sexually assaulted. This...

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In Season: September 28, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 09-28-2018 under NONPROFITS

It's that time of year for some hearty veggies including brussels sprouts + winter squash! We've compiled a list below of all the good, Michigan food you can find at the Market this weekend! Apples (multiple varieties including Gala +...

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Downtown Market hosting annual Small Plates, Big Impact fundraiser on October 11

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 09-25-2018 under NONPROFITS

The Grand Rapids Downtown Market is once again hosting its annual fall fundraiser for the Downtown Market Education Foundation on October 11, 2018 from 5:30 - 9:30 p.m. The “Small Plates, Big Impact” fundraiser, benefiting the Downtown...

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In Season: September 21, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 09-21-2018 under NONPROFITS

We've also got a fun selection of locally-created food products, Michigan meat, dairy, and eggs, handmade artisan goods, and plants + flowers for your home or garden. Stop on down for some nourishing foods before you head out to browse art in...

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In Season: September 14, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 09-14-2018 under NONPROFITS

We love this vibrant Michigan produce season with all different varieties of tomatoes, peppers, eggplants, squash, gourds, greens, and root veggies. If you're wondering what to look forward to on vendor stands this weekend, check out the list...

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In Season: September 7, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 09-07-2018 under NONPROFITS

With the transition from summer to fall right around the corner, we're seeing a different selection of fruits + veggies. We've still got corn, tomatoes, peppers, eggplants, broccoli, peaches, and plums and we're beginning to see more...

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In Season: August 31, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 08-31-2018 under NONPROFITS

It's nearing the end of what we call "peak season", but that doesn't mean we'll have less delicious selections for you! With fall around the corner we've got the arrival of some new produce and we've even seen MUMS!...

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In Season: August 24, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 08-24-2018 under NONPROFITS

We'd like to thank everyone who came out + supported our first Night Market + Food Truck Rally! We had a lot of fun, learned a lot, and met some really amazing people! Although it is over for the season, we look forward to what next year will...

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In Season: August 17, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 08-17-2018 under NONPROFITS

We'd like to thank all of our customers, vendors, and community partners for supporting the Market + coming out and making our National Farmers Market Week Celebration a huge success. A special thanks to BarrieBeau Herb Farm, Grand Shire Farm,...

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The Rapid's new e-fare system The Wave debuts August 14

by (TheRapid)

Submitted 08-14-2018 under NONPROFITS

Adam Williams has two preferred forms of transportation in Grand Rapids: bus and bike. After a health scare in 2012 when he was 39, Williams took on active transportation as a simple step to improving his health. Today, riding the bus is one of his...

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