Grand Rapids

Community updates: Tuesday, Aug. 18

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 08-18-2020 under NEWS

MHSAA moves Michigan high school football to spring The Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) announced Friday it will move the 2020 fall football season to spring 2021, due to football's higher risk for spreading COVID-19. The move...

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In Season Report: August 15, 2020

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 08-14-2020 under NONPROFITS

The market is up to its’ EARS with corn right now. It is sweet corn season in Michigan, and we could not be happier! Nectarines, peaches, plums, beans and so many other delicious produce can also be found at the market at this time. August is...

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Community updates: Thursday, Aug. 13

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 08-13-2020 under NEWS

Kent County Health Department reports decline in county’s new COVID-19 cases, urges face covering use for younger students Kent County's rate of new COVID-19 cases has declined since last week, the Kent County Health Department (KCHD)...

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Community updates: Tuesday, Aug. 11

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 08-11-2020 under NEWS

Grand Rapids Police Department releases draft strategic plan to improve policing Grand Rapids Police Department's (GRPD) Chief Eric Payne released a draft of the department's three-year strategic plan on Friday, which aims to improve police-...

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In Season Report: August 8, 2020

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 08-07-2020 under NONPROFITS

The market is filled with colorful fruits and veggies right now and we could not be more grateful for its beauty. Nectarines, peaches, plums, beans and so much wonderful produce is popping up at the market. Join us tomorrow for another FULL market...

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Community updates: Thursday, Aug. 6

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 08-06-2020 under NEWS

Kent County Health Department reports continued flattening of Kent County’s COVID-19 case growth Kent County’s rate of new COVID-19 cases has remained flat over the last week, the Kent County Health Department (KCHD) reported on...

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Community updates: Tuesday, Aug. 4

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 08-04-2020 under NEWS

Gov. Whitmer strengthens enforcement of Michigan face covering, capacity orders Gov. Gretchen Whitmer issued an executive directive on Tuesday to ensure enforcement of her COVID-19 response orders, including Michigan's face covering requirement...

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City Connection returns with special guest Brand Davis, director of city's Office of Oversight and Public Accountability

by (GRTV)

Submitted 08-03-2020 under NEWS

In the first mid-pandemic episode of City Connection, the long running community conversation television show hosted by the mayors of Grand Rapids, returns to GRTV and online streaming. This month Mayor Bliss and co-host Linda Gellasch of Community...

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Community updates: Saturday, Aug. 1

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 08-01-2020 under NEWS

Grand Rapids Police Department addresses city’s recent gun violence Grand Rapids Police Department's (GRPD) Chief Eric Payne addressed Grand Rapids' rise in gun violence and homicides this year on Friday, affirming that the department...

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In Season Report: August 1, 2020

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 07-31-2020 under NONPROFITS

Why is it that February, March and April felt like three years and May, June and July felt like three weeks?! Although the seasons go quickly, they do not go unappreciated. The market is full of color right now and we could not be more grateful for...

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