Grand Rapids Opens its City Pools for the Summer

With summer officially beginning, I’m sure we are all looking to fill our calendars with activities that will keep us cool. The Grand Rapids Parks and Recreation Department is onboard, opening its city pools and splash pads starting on June 8 and running through August 25. Find out where you can go to cool off as the temperatures start to […]

Grand Rapids Celebrates GR Asian Pacific Festival Week June 4-9

Local businesses are an important part of every community, building the area’s economy and providing a sense of citizenry in the neighborhood. During the week of June 4, Grand Rapids will be celebrating the Asian Pacific businesses in the area during GR Asian Pacific Festival Week. Find out more about this exciting event and the various activities that will be […]

New Business in Grand Rapids as A Result of a BRA Grant

Grand Rapids will be seeing some exciting new business in the Grand Rapids community. The North Restaurant and MASH Bar and Lounge will be opening to take the place of the former Red Lion. This is an important development that is being made possible by a $33,000 grant awarded to the City of Brownfield Redevelopment Authority. Find out more about […]

Don’t Miss the Community Dog Walk at Paddock Place

While every day is a good day to take your dog out for a walk, the warmer weather provides great opportunities for extended walks and outings. If you’d like to give your furry friend a real treat, consider participating in the Dog Days of Summer for the Community Dog Walk through East Hills. This event will be taking place on […]

Festival of the Arts Returns to Grand Rapids for 49th Year

The spring is a great time for art festivals and this year, Grand Rapids residents can look forward to the 49th Festival of the Arts which will be taking place on June 1,2 and 3 in the downtown area. The festival has become quite a tradition among the community and every year the organizers try to offer the people of […]

Love and Hip Hop’s All White Classic Affair Coming to 20 Monroe Live

If you live near the Grand Rapids area and are a fan of hip hop, mark you calendars for Saturday June 2. That will be the night when WYGR is going to be bringing Love and Hip Hop’s Yung Joc to 20 Monroe Live for the All White Classic Affair. This promises to be a party like no other, so […]

The Made In Michigan Pop Up Marketplace Returns to Grand Rapids this Summer

Do you love to shop local? Do you enjoy the feeling of getting unique items while supporting your community? If the answer is yes, you will want to mark your calendars for the Made in Michigan Pop-Up Marketplace, a monthly event that will be commencing on Saturday, May 26 at the Market Shed. The Made in MI event is a […]