Heritage Hill Weekend Tour of Homes is all in the family

by (Heritage Hill A...)

Submitted 05-17-2016 under NEWS

Every family is a collection of unique individuals, each with their own story to tell. The homes in Heritage Hill are like a family, and whether grand or small, showy or simple, centenarians or new kids on the block, they win the hearts of the...

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"The Cast Away Tour" Send Off.

by (FableTellsTruth)

Submitted 01-29-2015 under

"The Cast Away Tour" Is a 10 week tour that Fable The Poet will be going on starting May 10th. This event is a last rally for funds, and one last going away party before he hits the road! There will be 3 DJ's 3 Features and 3 Special...

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MFP Automation Engineering to Host Manufacturing Day

by (cknauf)

Submitted 09-29-2014 under

MFP to Open Doors to Students and Community   Grandville, Michigan, Monday, September 29, 2014 – MFP Automation Engineering will host an open house at its manufacturing facility located at 4556 Spartan Industrial Dr., SW, Grandville,...

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Monroe Center Architectural Walking Tour

by (Winslow DiPiazza)

Submitted 08-29-2014 under

Depart from the Grand Rapids Art Museum GoSite. We will walk the length of Monroe Center from Pearl Street to Division and back highlighting buildings their architecture and histories.   Special arrangements to tour a building are in the works...

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Voigt House Tours

by (grpl)

Submitted 05-16-2014 under

Join us on a tour of Grand Rapids' very own empty mansion. The Voigt House Victorian Museum, a property of the Grand Rapids Public Museum, is a rare time capsule of the late Victorian period. The tour will show what life was like for a prominent...

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Catalyst Radio: Peace activist, oral historian, author Rosalie Riegle in Grand Rapids

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 07-26-2013 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW In this edition of Catalyst Radio, we are joined by oral historian and activist Rosalie Riegle. Riegle was in town earlier this week as part of her...

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Asheville beer reviewer tours Grand Rapids beer scene

by (Ryan Hagerman)

Submitted 12-31-2012 under NEWS

Recently, local beer reviewer Ben Darcie introduced Adam Reinke, “beer ambassador” of Asheville, North Carolina, to the local microbrews of Grand Rapids. The two cities had tied for the title of “Beer City, USA,” in a recent...

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Pulling back the curtain on hunger relief

by (Feeding America...)

Submitted 08-30-2012 under NONPROFITS

A collection of paper plates hangs on the wall at United Church Outreach Ministry in Wyoming, Michigan. Each plate tells the story of an individual or family who depends on UCOM’s food pantry. Some are strikingly honest — “One of...

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Jane's Addiction's kinky theatre of rock

by (tylersteimle)

Submitted 03-26-2012 under OPINION

After a long intermission following the drums and guitar duo of opening act Black Box Revelation, the blue mood lights finally go dark and a low swirl of static hisses from the PA.  Ferrell's voice breaks in, "I try to find some...

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Literacy Center announces Open Book Tours in 2012

by (LiteracyCenter)

Submitted 12-21-2011 under NONPROFITS

The Literacy Center of West Michigan will launch the Open Book Tours in January 2012. The Open Book Tours is an opportunity for the community to tour the Literacy Center and learn about how they are working to improve literacy in Grand Rapids. The...

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