East Grand Rapids

At the turn of the 20th century, at end of a streetcar line that stretched from downtown Grand Rapids to Reeds Lake, the city of East Grand Rapids was born. This community earns national recognition for its quality education, walkable neighborhoods, stately homes, and ever evolving and vibrant Gaslight Village shopping district.

Feature Story FTparks

Take a hike: Ten favorite West Michigan trails to explore this season

Development News Mobile Bike

Veteran bike mechanic has Common Bond with cyclists

Feature Story Restaurants

SpartanNash partners with local restaurants to reach customers at the grocery store

Development News Organic parks

Kids, pets, and pollinators play it safe at Grand Rapids’ organic parks

Innovation News age-friendly

The Age-Friendly Grand Rapids initiative begins three-year action plan

Innovation News innovation

Foster Kent Kids coalition helps foster homes optimize their family dynamic

Feature Story house

The 10 most interesting homes in Grand Rapids

Innovation News INsmith1

Lajanae Smith: Local artist and filmmaker

Development News DNpinklemonaid

Children's store Pink Lemonade opens in Gaslight Village boutique