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Beer City jobs market is hopping

Boom. Clap. Lovin’ those hops! Yeah, we drink it on and on and on and on and Boom. Clap. It tastes so good. Make beer with me, make beer with me! Even the recent hiccup in the money markets can’t put a stop to the ever-growing craft beer market here in #BeerCityUSA as Grand Rapids is eyeing a […]

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Masen James Bakery

I first met Jerome Dennison from Masen James Bakery on a rainy Saturday at Kingma’s Market in Grand Rapids’ 2nd Ward on the northeast side of the city. While we talked about the “artisan scones, craft beer brownies and sweets inspired by life’s interactions”, folks from all around were scavenging for and hoarding the brownies […]

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GRFC Founder thanks the fans

Posted on GrandRapidsFC.com August 19, 2015 An open letter from Grand Rapids Football Club Founder Matt Roberts: On behalf of everyone at Grand Rapids Football Club, we would like to express our deepest appreciation and thanks to the supporters and fans that made our 2015 inaugural season such a smashing success. We are extremely proud […]

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GRidiron Classic: Local HS football @ GVSU

The 1st Annual GRidiron Classic, presented by Lake Michigan Credit Union, is a partnership between the West Michigan Sports Commission, the O-K Conference and Grand Valley State University that will showcase local high school football teams August 29th at GVSU’s Lubbers Stadium. The three games begin at 1pm with NorthPointe Christian facing Hamtramck. Cedar Springs […]

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Grand Rapids Griffins new logo & jerseys revealed

 Griffins hockey unveiled a new primary logo and jersey redesign in advance of its 20th anniversary season today at Van Andel Arena’s Intermission Restaurant & Bar.   The first logo change in Griffins franchise history features a fiercer Griff protecting the City’s skyline with pride and aggressiveness. Although this primary logo is new, the design has […]

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DeltaPlex hosts GR Futsal Fest August 29th

The Grand Rapids Futsal Fest takes place on August 29th at the Delta Plex Arena. A Skills Clinic for boys and girls in the u8-u13 age range takes place from 9am-1pm, with only 120 total spots available(30/hour). It’s a bargain at only $15 per player, who each receive a free GR Futsal t-shirt and entry to […]

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NBA All-Time Teams

After a weeklong discussion with friends and quite the internal monologue, here’s my try at getting it right After finding out my friend J. Alan, author of The Algonquin Bigfoot, was ready to add LeBron James to his all-time Top 5 NBA players, I and many others from the forested northern regions of western Michigan […]

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Midtown on Tap celebrates community

Hundreds gathered this past Saturday at Midtown Park near Eastern and Fountain on the City’s northeast side to celebrate and gather as a community for Midtown on Tap, a home brew festival. The festivities started with a Community Celebration from 2-4pm focused on families with animals from the John Ball Zoo and Human Society of West Michigan, meet […]