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Power of truth: Ebony Road Players provides safe space to explore race, identity & ignored histories
By Anna Gustafson, Managing Editor
Thursday, January 26, 2017
The Ebony Road Players and its executive director, Edye Evans Hyde, are pushing the community forward with theater, prompting people to listen, really listen, to stories of racism and injustice that they may not have otherwise known. Or wanted to hear.
From coffee and cosplay to food trucks and film: Reasons to love Grand Rapids in 2017
By Tommy Allen, Publisher & Lifestyle Editor
Thursday, January 19, 2017
Internationally acclaimed filmmakers. Embracing our immigrant communities. An ever-growing music scene. Happiness in a cup (seriously). There are more reasons than ever to love, and explore, Grand Rapids in 2017.
As arts writers disappear, Grand Rapids organizations band together to connect with audiences
By Steven Thomas Kent
Thursday, June 16, 2016
The steady extinction of full-time arts reporters has left arts organizations in a quandary over how to make up for lost coverage. One local “supergroup” of marketing professionals is working to come up with solutions, but quick fixes don't come easy.
13 reasons why you can have the best Grand Rapids winter ever
Lauren Fay Carlson
Thursday, January 07, 2016
From beer to ice skating, comedy, drama and politics, you'll find something that suits your fancy this winter in Grand Rapids.
Making Grand Rapids more affordable, inclusive and equitable: Our city's hopes for 2016
Thursday, January 07, 2016
As we bid adieu to 2015 and welcome another turn around the sun, Grand Rapidians who are changing and shaping our city share what they hope will happen in 2016.
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Downtown movie theater proposed for the Heartside District
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