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Harmony Brewing Company

Poetry and Pints reading series proves written word not dead

by (mackenziebush13)

Submitted 02-13-2015 under LOCAL LIFE

Poetry and Pints is a monthly poetry reading series located in the laid-back atmosphere of Harmony Brewing Company. The readings take place upstairs above the bar in a small room that could seat maybe 40 on a good day. The readers stand in front of...

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West Side booms with new restaurants, breweries

by (caithoop)

Submitted 12-16-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

Recently, the west side of Grand Rapids has seen major urban development and growth for the restaurant industry. Within the past six months there has been a multitude of announcements regarding new restaurants, breweries and even distilleries...

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New clothing retailer to open on Bridge Street

by (erictank)

Submitted 05-13-2014 under NEWS

On May 17 Denym, a retail clothing boutique carring men's and women's line of jeans, tops and accessories, will officially unveil itself to the public.  Located at 443 Bridge Street, the east wing of the two story building has been...

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Harmony Brewing Co. cultivates city culture through beer, conversation, innovation

by (Marie Orttenburger)

Submitted 10-07-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

From its origination, the VanDyke siblings wanted Harmony Brewing Company to become a cultural nexus. Located on the border of the Eastown neighborhood of Grand Rapids and the city of East Grand Rapids, the surrounding communities have made this...

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Michigan's first beer co-op to begin selling memberships

by (Renato)

Submitted 08-09-2013 under NEWS

It's been a long journey for High Five Co-Op Brewery. With their bylaws in place and legalities in order, the time has finally come: High Five will begin selling membership certificates to Michigan’s first ever beer co-op on September 9,...

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Harmony Brewing Company introduces local lunch menu

by (wendypchef)

Submitted 08-06-2013 under OPINION

Harmony Brewing Company introduced a new lunch menu last week, featuring sandwiches and salads with a local flair. Every menu item contains multiple local ingredients. Sandwiches begin with a baguette from Nantucket baking company which is toasted...

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Committee to Ban Fracking in Michigan, Harmony Brewing Company to host benefit

by (Ana Olvera)

Submitted 07-05-2013 under NEWS

The Committee to Ban Fracking in Michigan is hosting a benefit at Harmony Brewing Company on July 8 to inform the community of hydraulic fracturing in Michigan. Hydraulic fracturing, also known as fracking, is a process through which oil and natural...

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Clean up Eastown

by (benwilkoliver)

Submitted 06-17-2013 under NEWS

Eastown residents and neighbors are invited to brush up the business district prior to Bizarre Bazaar, the annual outdoor art and music festival. The cleanup will occur this Friday, June 21, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.  Harmony Brewing Company is...

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Harmony Brewing Company set to open

by (nickmanes)

Submitted 01-24-2012 under NEWS

After a long and sometimes contentious battle with a variety of factors, Harmony Brewing Company is going through its final preparations and is set to open by the end of January  at 1551 Lake Dr. SE, in a one-time liquor store that has sat...

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