GR{KNOW} | 13th Annual Grand Rapids Legacy Luncheon Returns to Grand Rapids

The 13th Annual Grand Rapids Legacy Luncheon will be taking place on Tuesday, February 25 from 11:30 AM to 1 PM at the New Hope Baptist Church. This is an important event that brings together a diverse group of business professionals who volunteer their time to promote positive examples of Michigan’s African American community and the importance of African American […]

GR{KNOW} | 2019 Uptown Holiday Shop Hop

The “most wonderful time of the year” is upon us which means shopping season is kicked into high gear. If you are working on scratching the names off of your holiday list, the Grand Rapids Uptown Holiday Shop Hop is an event you won’t want to miss. Learn more about this year’s event highlights.  Date & Time | Thursday, December […]

Insider Look: Hello Summer at the Hendrik

    We’ve been living it up at The Hendrik on the West Side since January and have had our eye on the rooftop space ever since! Last month, we hosted our first event at this prime location with Rockford Property Management! Learn more about how we kicked off summer with The Hendrik… Location | The Hendrik | 625 Bridge […]

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 […]

Local Reporting, National Impact: Marisa Kwiatkowski on Breaking the USA Gymnastics Story

The first annual Robert Mayberry COMM-UNITY Series will be hosting journalist Marisa Kwiatkowski as its first speaker on Monday, March 26, 2018 from 6-9 p.m. at Grand Valley State University’s Loosemore Auditorium. Kwiatkowski, a 2005 GVSU Journalism alumna and IndyStar reporter, first broke the investigative story on Dr. Larry Nassar and the sexual abuse within the USA Gymnastics organization. The […]