Hightalian Makes Waves as the First Italian-Inspired Cannabis Brand to Plant Its Roots in Michigan

If you enjoy cannabis and all the luxury of a fine Italian brand…you’re in luck! Hightalian is new on the scene as the first Italian-inspired cannabis company to set up shop in Michigan.  Hightalian is a brand dedicated to producing a comprehensive collection of in-demand, high quality products including: cannabis flower, pre-rolls and concentrates—such as live resins and cartridges. They […]

Concert Photos: Megadeth, Lamb of God, Trivium, & In Flames @ Van Andel Arena

The Metal Tour of the Year rolled into Van Andel Arena on Tuesday night with Megadeth, Lamb of God, Trivium, and In Flames. Chimaira’s Mark Hunter filled in for Lamb of God frontman Randy Blythe, who who had to sit the night out because he tested positive for COVID. Paul Jendrasiak was were to grab some shots of all the […]

Seasonal + Fall Beverages

Pumpkin, apple and deliciously scary beverages—oh my!  It’s full on into fall—thanks 40 degree weather for reminding us—and we are all about those fun fall flavors…even the ones that bleed over into the haunted genre. We’ve rounded up some tasty beverages for your fall and Halloween pleasure—both alcoholic and non. BUT get them while you can. Cheers!  Also, remember things […]

Communitea Wellness, a collective for the health of it

Relax, breathe and fill your cup is more than a tagline for the Communitea Wellness facility…it’s a way of life. This neighborhood wellness center–Grand Opening Thursday, Oct. 7th–promises to be a prime location for recharging in order to “be our best selves”.  📍 781 College Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 (Free parking on Bradford Street) Before deciding to open […]

The Morton Where Everyday is a {Pet} Pawty

Once you step foot–or in this case paw–into The Morton apartment community, you’ll quickly realize that pets are important to the Rockford Property Management Team. We rarely run into residents that don’t have a pet and that’s because with the amenities and pet perks, The Morton has your furry friends covered.  Downstairs you’ll find a pet relief area to use […]

Local CBD Shop Shares Potential Hangover Remedy for St. Patrick’s Day Shenanigans

Move over Pedialyte and Gatorade, CBD might be the best hangover remedy and we all know it’s a must with St. Patrick’s Day right around the corner. In the article “Can CBD Help With A Hangover?”, our friends at Green Wellness (based in Caledonia and woman-owned) outline how CBD can help with hangovers and how it can positively effect everything […]


As a new resident of The Morton AND the heart of Grand Rapids, we’re majorly impressed with the myriad of things to do right outside our apartment community’s door. The energy of the big city is electric—even during these times! The proximity of restaurants, bars, shopping, parks, public transportation and services is convenient. Plus, the extras and amenities that The […]

A Day in the Life @ The Morton

Being GRNow, you can assume we are pretty obsessed with all things Grand Rapids. One of our area bucket list items was living in the heart of GR, which made the move to The Morton a dream come true!  The history, access to public transportation (you all know how much we LOVE the DASH bus), shopping, theaters, and restaurants—on top […]