Faux: West Michigan’s All Vegan Food Truck and What You Can Do to Support It

  Photo courtesy of Faux Food Truck kickstarter With the vegan cause sweeping the nation, more people are getting on board trying to raise awareness. JR Renusson is no exception. In Reunusson’s mission to reduce the world’s dependency on animal products, he will be opening West Michigan’s first All Vegan Food Truck, Faux. Those interested in the venture will have […]

The Ethnic Heritage Festival to Take Place at GRPM on November 3

Photo courtesy of Grand Rapids Public Museum Grand Rapids is known as a community that celebrates its cultural diversity. The Ethnic Heritage Festival will provide the perfect opportunity to learn more about the different ethnicities that make up the Grand Rapids community. The event will be taking place on Saturday, November 3 at the Grand Rapids Public Museum from 10 […]

Lines-The Lived Experience of Race to Show at the Mars Hill Bible Church Oct. 25 & 26

Photo courtesy of the Rapidian The Fair Housing Act is a federal act in the United States created to protect home buyers or renters from discrimination by a seller or landlord. It was created in 1968, and, so many years later, it may be difficult to imagine how life would be without it. However, it is important to reflect on […]

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 […]