Heartside Gallery expands street team to include podcast, more art shows

by (Heartside Galle...)

Submitted 11-24-2015 under PLACE-MATTERS

Written by Alysha Lach, Street Team Coordinator for Heartside Gallery and Studio My mom deals with a bit of personal stress. She also swears she doesn’t have a creative bone in her body. Anyone keeping up with science though knows that...

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Our place, your voices: Power of the people with citizen journalism

by (GRCMC Media Ed)

Submitted 05-16-2015 under OPINION

Written by Gretchen Vinnedge, Education Director at the Community Media Center   Citizen journalism is “the act of private citizens playing an active role in the process of collecting, reporting and discussing news and information....

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Hiromi Ito — bilingual poetry reading & conversation

by (jrkv)

Submitted 09-16-2014 under

Ito is one of the foremost writers of contemporary Japan, a radical iconoclast known for her bold explorations of the feminine body, sexuality, and motherhood. Since moving to California in 1997, she has written poetry and novels about her...

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The Pickle Fort to host evening of poetry, performance

by (erictank)

Submitted 03-11-2014 under NEWS

The Pickle Fort, an East Hills hub of multimedia avant garde spectacle is presenting another evening of unbridled artistic exploration into the world of poetry. The evening will host visiting guest Gerry Fialka, historian and literary critic, from...

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Public library to host Affordable Care Act enrollment session

by (Whitney Pavlica)

Submitted 03-04-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

The Grand Rapids Public Library will seek to provide clarification of the health care enrollment process for the Affordable Care Act Monday, March 10 with its “Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session." The event runs from 6 -8 p.m. at its...

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Hello, Goodbye, Hello again.

by (Holly)

Submitted 11-11-2011 under LOCAL LIFE

There's been quite a whirlwind of change around The Rapidian these days.    This summer, intern Samantha Dine joined our team. And boy, has she ever been great to have around! She started the food beat, the first of many reporter...

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