Eklectico Greek Kouzina Nominated for Several Neighborhood Business Awards

Photo courtesy of Yelp One way that the diversity in Grand Rapids shows is through its cuisine, and when thinking of Greek and Mediterranean options the Eklectico Greek Kouzina is definitely one restaurant that shines through. That is why it’s no wonder it has been nominated for a number of Neighborhood Business Awards. Find out more about this establishment, its […]

City Chapel Opens at City Flats Hotel on Oct 7

Photo courtesy of Charter House Innovations In this world of hustle and bustle, a place of worship can represent a sanctity; a place where you can get away from it all and join with members of your community. Grand Rapids residents can look forward to a brand new place where they can embrace their religion; the City Chapel will be […]

Waverly Stone Gastropub to Open in the Place of 8th St. Grille

Photo courtesy of Holland Sentinel Fans of the 8th St. Grille can look forward to exciting new developments in the area. Although some may be saddened by the news that the grille will be closing on September 29, it has been announced that its owners will be embarking on a new venture, the Waverly Stone Gastropub, which will be taking […]

Rise Authentic Bakery to Open a Store Front in West Grand Rapids

Photo courtesy of Rise Authentic Facebook Page Rise Authentic Bakery has long been supplying Grand Rapid’s coffee shops, markets, and cafes with their delicious baked goods. Recently they announced the exciting news that they will now be opening a storefront. The storefront will be located on the west side of Grand Rapids and will be a partnership in conjunction with Squibb […]

Gordon Food Services Opens in Grand Rapids

Photo courtesy of Gordon Food Service For those who have been looking forward to a new food service store in the Grand Rapids area, the wait is over. Gordon Food Service Store is now officially open! Gordon Food Service has been a trusted foodservice distribution company with locations all over North America for many years. They offer help with event […]

Danzon Cubano to Open in Grand Rapids’ Eastown

Photo courtesy of Danzon Cubano Facebook Page In the last ten years, Grand Rapids has grown in both size and diversity. As the community continues to expand in these directions, a new restaurant will be opening in the area, bringing the culture and flavor of Cuba to West Michigan residents. Read on to find out more about the highly anticipated […]

Dinosaur Exhibition Coming to GRPM With Opening Party Oct. 13

Photo courtesy of Stage Nine Exhibitions The much anticipated new exhibition Expedition: Dinosaur is coming to the Grand Rapids Public Museum and will be celebrated with an opening party on Saturday, October 13 from 10 AM – 3 PM. Find out more about the exhibition and what you can expect when you come by on the 13th to partake in […]

Rockford Riverside Grille to Become Rockford Riverside Grille Banquets & Events

Photo courtesy of Michigan Drone Pros Rockford Riverside Grille has enjoyed several months of operating as a local restaurant, but the owners felt it was time for a change. The Essence Restaurant Group has decided to change their focus to private banquets and events. As of Monday Oct. 1st, the Rockford Riverside Grille will reopen as Rockford Riverside Grille Banquets & […]

 The Grand Rapids Public Museum Celebrates ArtPrize With Extensive Outdoor Exhibit

The time for the much awaited and celebrated ArtPrize festival is coming soon and the Grand Rapids Public Museum is getting onboard by featuring 17 artists and their creations. The display will be running from Sept. 17 through October 7. Find out more about what you can expect when you visit. The artwork will be featured outdoors on the Museum […]

New Coffee Bar to Open in Harris Building This September

All photos courtesy of Studio D2D As Grand Rapids continues to thrive, new businesses are popping up everywhere. One exciting new development will be a new coffee bar: Harris Coffee Bar and Pastries which will be opening in the Harris Building in September of 2018. Find out more about what you can expect from this new business venture.  Harris Coffee […]