GRNow Weekly Preview May 13-19, 2013 E-mail

The Grand Rapids Film Festival returns this week, the Griffins' playoff run continues, Anything Goes opens and the Great Lakes Kite Festival helps kick off the season of outdoor summer events.

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Photos: Ted Nugent at Van Andel Arena E-mail
Photos from the Ted Nugent concert at Van Andel Arena on May 14, 2013, taken by Paul Jendrasiak.

Ted Nugent

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Photos: Willie Nelson at the Kalamazoo State Theatre E-mail
Photos from the Willie Nelson concert at the Kalamazoo State Theatre taken May 8, 2013 by Paul Jendrasiak.

Willie Nelson

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GRNow Weekly Preview May 6-12, 2013 E-mail

It's a busy week around Grand Rapids with the Fifth Third River Bank Run, Mother's Day brunches and events, The Wedding Singer, a visit by Dr. Henry Kissinger, Romeo & Juliet, TEDx and more.

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New Project Proposed for Van Andel Arena Lot E-mail
A new $25 million mixed-used development project has been proposed for the Area One parking lot at 158 Weston between Bistro Bella Vita and Van Andel Arena.

Arena Place Development, LLC submitted a letter of intent to the Downtown Development Authority today for a multi-story office building that would have a minimum of 50,000 sq. ft. of rentable space, plus an adjacent 80-unit apartment complex. The first floor of both buildings will have about 13,000 sq. ft. dedicated to food and retail services. The office building would have a communal conference center on the rooftop overlooking the green roof.

Estimates for construction and soft costs are between $24m and $26m and developers have up to one year to begin the work.

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GRNow Weekly Preview April 29-May 5, 2013 E-mail

Spring has finally arrived! Celebrate the warmth outside this week at the new Downtown Market, Tulip Time, the Cinco de Mayo Fiesta, the Making Strides 5K or at Fifth Third Ball Park to cheer on the Whitecaps.

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Flood Update - April 26, 2013 E-mail
The City of Grand Rapids has extended the State of Emergency through Tuesday, April 30, "at which time the City Commission during its Committee of the Whole meeting will consider an additional extension. This extension will provide staff with the necessary time to complete damage assessments."

More can be found on the City's website.

April 21 photos of the flood.
 
GRNow Weekly Preview April 22-28, 2013 E-mail

Kenny Chesney visits Van Andel Arena this week, plus a Charity Beer Run is planned to help those affected by the Boston Marathon bombings, ArtPrize reveals its 2013 poster and Berlin Raceway looks to finally host its season opener.

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