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Kendall College of Art and Design

Did you know that Grand Rapids has a world-class art school located downtown? Grab your pens, paper, canvas, colored pencils, easels and paint kits and follow us as we take you inside one of Grand Rapids’ most beloved colleges and learn about what makes it great. Founded in 1928 by a well-known Grand Rapids furniture […]

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Kent Trails

Kent Trails

Did you know the Grand Rapids area has around 100 miles of off-road, paved, non-motorized trails for public use? Grab your water bottle, sweatband, bicycle or running shoes and hit a portion of what makes Grand Rapids great: the Kent Trails. Stretching for 15 miles, Kent Trails makes use of former railroad grades for a […]

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Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR)

Are you dreading the thought of going through another brutal Michigan winter? Dreaming of a tropical paradise? Wanting to go to some exotic, far-flung locale? Look no further than taking one of 24 direct flights from Grand Rapids’ own, world-class Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR). Grab your water bottle and travel pillow as we […]

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Beer City, USA

Haven’t you heard? There is some fierce competition for who puts together the best concoction of hops, malt, yeast and fermentation. With over 50 breweries in the metropolitan area, Grand Rapids has definitely earned its reputation and title as Beer City, USA. We believe this title should be Beer Region, USA. West Michigan arguably has […]

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Best Coffee in Grand Rapids

Best Coffee in Grand Rapids

Want to know where to find the best coffee in Grand Rapids? When the weather gets cold and the skies get gray, there is no better place to go than a warm, inviting coffee shop for a shot of caffeine. Grand Rapids has some superb, independently-run coffee shops that will serve you up a fantastic […]

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ArtPrize

Are you an up-and-coming amateur artist and need a venue to show the world your talent? Maybe you are planning a visit to Grand Rapids and are wondering what the best time to visit would be? Look no further than visiting Grand Rapids during ArtPrize. Taking place in September and October since 2009, this non-traditional […]

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20 Monroe Live

20 Monroe Live

Grand Rapids’ newest music venue is something to behold. Featuring stunning Art Deco-style architecture and a top-of-the-line sound system, 20 Monroe Live is sure to provide a unique and intimate experience while viewing your favorite musical act. Take a seat and listen up to what we have to share about Grand Rapids’ newest performance venue. […]

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Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital

Part of living is such a great city like Grand Rapids has to do with great hospitals with great reputations. The Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital is one of the best around! Offering more than 40 uniques pediatric specialties, Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital is one of the leading children’s hospitals in the United States. Operated by […]

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Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids

Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids

Written by Ryan Ogle Located in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids, the Van Andel Arena forever changed the entertainment options for West Michigan and has helped make Grand Rapids the city it is today. Opened in 1996, this highly-anticipated arena has hosted presidential campaigns, basketball games, arena football games, hockey games, wrestling matches, musical […]

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March 2017 Market Stats

The March 2017 Market Stats are in and they are looking very good for people wanting the most out of their homes. Inventory is down below one month (29 days) in Kent County. Interest rates are still at an all time low and the surplus of buyers is creating a market that demands skills to […]

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