Battle of Grand Rapids Union
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Battle of Grand Rapids brings 2010-17 hoopers to town for hybrid “showcase”

Five schools with recent success bring back talent to showcase in a basketball tournament that is free to the public to attend. That’s the event Union HS varsity coach Brandeon Guyton has put together for Saturday. “We are putting five of the more successful teams of the last seven years out there,” Guyton told’s […]

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All of the Above Creative Academy opens Monday

Is your Ottawa Hills HS student the creative type? Having thoughts of a being an artist, DJ, dancer or historian in the hip-hop community here in Grand Rapids? Starting on Monday, All of the Above Creative Academy will open its’ doors to provide an after school hip hop program for students attending Ottawa Hills High School. AOTA GR will be teaching students […]

Floyd Mayweather Basketball Classic
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The 3-Point Turn with GC: Anthony Welch from the Floyd Mayweather Basketball Classic

GC interviews Anthony Welch, lead promoter for the 5th Annual Floyd Mayweather Basketball Classic coming up next Saturday, January 14th at Ottawa Hills High School, 2055 Rosewood SE, on Grand Rapids’ southeast side. Games start at 2pm with some of the most storied high school programs in Michigan going head-to-head. Get there early and enjoy […]