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Downtown GR rings in the holiday season

Morgan Anderson, Local Editor

December 8, 2017

Filed under Local

Approximately 4,300 people gathered to celebrate Lighting Up Downtown at Rosa Parks Circle this past Friday evening. The event has been sponsored by Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. for the past two years. The event started with an enthusiastic set o...

GRPL educates public on streaming

Morgan Anderson, Local Editor

November 17, 2017

Filed under Local

The Grand Rapids Public Library offered a class called “Cutting the Cord,” taught by GRPL reference librarian Andrew Coulon this past Tuesday, Nov. 7, from 7 to 8 p.m. Around 30 people attended the event, most of whom were ol...

Lesbian couple denied services by venue

Morgan Anderson, Local Editor

November 17, 2017

Filed under Local

Newly engaged couple Estefanie Echevarria and Aubrey VandenBosch encountered discrimination when looking into Post Family Farms in Hudsonville as a wedding venue. On Oct. 20, Echevarria and VandenBosch became engaged. The coupl...