All posts tagged Grand Rapids

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KE apartments partner with refugee resettlement

Last week, a group of 15 Calvin students came together to help move furniture into an apartment for a Bhutanese refugee ...

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Dorm community partnerships help students connect to Grand Rapids

The service-learning center (SLC), located in the Commons Annex is an important part of the Calvin community. Through th...

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GR forward-future of downtown and river

Downtown Grand Rapids and the Grand River are undergoing a revitalization. GR Forward, a local campaign dedicated to ren...

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Editorial: Snow Day

This past Tuesday, I woke up to two things: an email informing me classes had been cancelled due to inclement weather, a...

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Lamp Light Music Festival 2014

The Grand Rapids music scene has come to a living room near you. Over the past weekend of Nov. 7-9, the third annual Lam...

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Neighborhood business awards recognize investment in community

Business in Grand Rapids, especially that of local small businesses, is booming. At the 25th annual Neighborhood Busines...

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IT professionals team with non-profits in GiveCamp

Volunteers from area IT firms used their skills to help non-profit organizations during Grand Rapids’ GiveCamp. A week...

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Calvin to list Ladies Literary Club venue for sale

At their October session, the Board of Trustees approved a recommendation by the college to put the Ladies Literary Club...

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Fitness venues to visit in Grand Rapids

From ArtPrize to Grandwich, Grand Rapids boasts a variety of unique opportunities for its citizens, but recently it has ...

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Grand Rapids Buddhist Temple and Zen Center involved in Community

Grand Rapids Buddhist Temple and Zen Center has been richly serving Grand Rapids since its founding three years ago. It ...