Grand City Sports Awards Ceremony Comes to the Wealthy Theatre August 4

Grand City Sports is a nonprofit that has been an integral part of the Grand Rapids community for 10 years. GCS works to help the city’s youth restore and refocus through sports and education, giving them a better future and making Grand Rapids a safer place. This year, this incredible organization will be celebrating its 10 year anniversary with its […]

The Bump for Breath Event Returns to the Grand Rapids Area

Every now and again an event takes place which serves to bring the community together providing fun activities and representing a cause that is meaningful in our lives. The Shanon M. Weiber 9th Annual Bump for Breath is one of those events. Find out more about this worthwhile day of fun and what you can do to be a part […]

Grand New: The Hendrik Apartments on the West Side

With Grand Rapids quickly expanding, it’s no wonder that there are new housing developments popping up everywhere; including the West Side. Since Mid-November, The Hendrik Apartment and Condo Building has been open to potential residents.  Those that are considering making The Hendrik their home can read on to find out what they can expect from this new location.   The […]

New Hotel Mertens to Open Rooftop Lounge by August 2018

The New Hotel Mertens has long been a popular, upscale hotel and eatery in the Grand Rapids area. Its first-floor restaurant is now expanding as a lounge will be opening on the ninth floor of the building by August of this year.  Restaurant founder and director, Anthony Tangorra announced that the new 40 seat expansion will be named, “Haute at […]

Grand New: Go Java Opens Second Location

The Go Java coffee shop has been a favorite stop for Grand Rapids residents for over six years. Recently, the shop had some exciting news as it announced the opening of its second location, Go Java Coffee West on Bridge St.  Anyone who walks into the Go Java Coffee Shop will be immediately taken by its homey and inviting appearance. […]

Improvements to the Look of Huff Park Call for a Scavenger Hunt!

The City of Grand Rapids Parks and Recreation Department is constantly working to make the city safer and more attractive. Recently, the organization has made improvements to the boardwalk at Huff Park. To celebrate, the city will be holding a scavenger hunt this Friday, July 13. This will give locals an opportunity to explore the boardwalk while children can engage […]

Walker to Host the Summer Celebration 20 Year Anniversary

The City of Walker has always been a great place to live and to visit. This West Michigan, family friendly community provides a comfortable place for its residents to thrive. This summer, Walker is hosting their Summer Celebration 20 Year Anniversary giving you the perfect opportunity to check out Walker and find out what makes it such a terrific area […]

Beer, Racing, & Shopping Carts – Urban Miditarod

You may have heard of the Iditarod races that take place on the snowy banks of Alaska. But a Miditarod? Taking place in Grand Rapids? In the middle of summer? If this sounds silly to you, that’s exactly what it is! Read on to find out more about this event that will be taking place on August 4th right here […]

Uccello’s Ristorante Features the Grand Tapids Event Throughout the Month of July

Beers seem to be getting more adventurous. When thinking of flavors, they can be anything from savory to spicy to sweet. If you like being daring with your beer choices, Uccello’s Ristorante has a summer experience you are sure to enjoy. Read on to find out more about their Grand Tapids event which will be featured throughout the month of […]