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LaughFest's 'Best of the Midwest' competition to showcase regional comedians

by (JordanSchulte)

Submitted 03-15-2016 under NEWS

LaughFest may be known for bringing famous comics to Grand Rapids, but comedy fans will also get a chance to see some of the region’s best rising stars at the third floor of The B.O.B. at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. The competition, underwritten...

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The Creative Youth Center teams up with LaughFest for The Sketches that Lived Encore

by (Grand Rapids Cr...)

Submitted 03-11-2016 under NEWS

It’s the place where one goes to the beach at Rocky Mountain National Park, where people from opposite sides of the world swim in pools of jello, and where try as you might, it is near impossible to get to that coveted red velvet cupcake: on...

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Whiskey & Wit: A Conversation Revolving around Humor and Writing

by (Write616)

Submitted 01-29-2016 under

GLCL, in conjunction with LaughFest, brings you Whiskey and Wit: A Rather Humorous Reading and Conversation with renowned authors Thomas Lynch, Michael Delp, and Keith Taylor. Feel like laughing, learning how to guffaw, or simply try on a smirk for...

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Story Matters: Betty Anne Hevel shares journey as a Gilda's Club volunteer

by (GRTV)

Submitted 03-16-2015 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. This story was...

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Story Matters: LaughFest volunteer Sarah Veselenak encourages us all to "find our funny"

by (GRTV)

Submitted 03-16-2015 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. This story was...

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Story Matters: Three-time cancer survivor shares volunteer experiences at Gilda's Club

by (GRTV)

Submitted 03-13-2015 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. This story was...

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Story Matters: Jawhan "DJ Maddog" Jackson says LaughFest brings local comedy to next level

by (GRTV)

Submitted 03-13-2015 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. This story was...

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Story Matters: Stephanie McNamara tries laughter yoga for first time at LaughFest

by (GRTV)

Submitted 03-13-2015 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. This story was...

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LaughFest event aims to inject humor into poetry reading

by (becky.spldng)

Submitted 03-11-2015 under LOCAL LIFE

LaughFest, Grand Rapids’ community-wide comedy festival, which touts its “seriously funny” line-up, will get a little more literary this year. At 6:30 p.m. March 13, a poetry reading event will take place at the Great Lakes...

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Story Matters: Volunteer Ann Videtich says LaughFest brings a spotlight on Grand Rapids

by (GRTV)

Submitted 03-10-2015 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. This story was...

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