The Hendrik to Open on the West Side January 2019

With Grand Rapids quickly expanding, it is no wonder that there are new housing developments popping up everywhere. The city is currently working on the Hendrik Apartment and Condo Building which will be coming to the West Side in January of 2019. Those that are considering moving in the new year can read on to find out what they can […]

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 […]

NATIONAL SUNGLASSES DAY: Rx Optical’s 2018 Summertime Shade Trends

Our friends at Rx Optical are at it again for #NationalSunglassesDay (June 27) and they are showcasing summertime shade trends perfect for walking the boardwalk or exploring Grand Rapids on a beautiful sunny day. Rx Optical has 53 office locations throughout Michigan, and our team stopped by the Breton Village office to check out their large variety of sunglasses options […]

Biggest Sandwiches in Grand Rapids REVEALED

Sandwiches are pretty great.  That’s a statement I think is safe to say not many would dare argue against.  But what’s better than a sandwich you might ask? Well, I’ll tell ya…A GIANT SANDWICH! If you’re sick and tired of normal-sized sandwiches and are on the lookout for the best GIANT SANDWICH this city has to offer than you’ve come […]

Grand New Outside Coffee Co Opens in Uptown

Coffee shops are about more than just great coffee; they are a place where people can go to unwind and bond with other members of their community. That is a vision advocated by the owners of Woosah, an art and apparel company, who are now taking their entrepreneurial skills to another level in opening the Outside Coffee Co. Read on […]

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 […]