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A Maid of Constant Triumph

A Maid of Constant Triumph

Richelle Kimble October 3, 2014 0

by Richelle Kimble She’s a woman of strong identity, a self-driven advocate and a world-class tourist; she’s a survivor of soul-stealing fame and a social activist. Judy Collins, the legendary folk singer with over

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Determined to Make a Splash

Determined to Make a Splash

WLMagazine October 1, 2014 0

       by Cindy Bouma • photography by Two Eagles Marcus With a determined mind and an early competitive drive, Hillary Glover started swimming when she was five years old. If you asked her at

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Breast Cancer: From the Moment of Discovery

Breast Cancer: From the Moment of Discovery

WLMagazine October 1, 2014 0

Liz Powell was not a victim of cancer. From the moment of discovery to the present, this 50 year-old mother of two remained an exceptional optimist, an inspiration to those who are presented with

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World Debut of the Boatwright at GR Civic Theatre

World Debut of the Boatwright at GR Civic Theatre

vickiup September 11, 2014 0

Playwright Bo Wilson says he likes it here in Grand Rapids. Visiting the city from his home in Richmond, Virginia to watch his play debut on stage, he says he wants you to walk

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An Opportunity To Grow with Bonnie Nawara

An Opportunity To Grow with Bonnie Nawara

Richelle Kimble September 7, 2014 0

by Hannah Brinks • photo by Adam Bird Bonnie Nawara came to Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women (GROW) with her feet firmly planted in the business world. In 2010 she became the CEO of

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The Impressionist: Appreciating the Artist Entrepreneur

The Impressionist: Appreciating the Artist Entrepreneur

Richelle Kimble September 6, 2014 0

by Kerri VanderHoff • photo by Two Eagles Marcus Being an entrepreneur is a risky but rewarding business. Adding the title of an artist can cause the risks to go through the roof. Wonderfully,

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Women In Industry

Women In Industry

Richelle Kimble September 4, 2014 0

by Richelle Kimble • photo by Two Eagles Marcus A distinct childhood along with watching their parents create and grow a business has inspired these sisters to continue and improve the family trade. Now,

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Achieving the Promise of a Better Tomorrow

Achieving the Promise of a Better Tomorrow

Bri Kilroy September 2, 2014 0

by Bri Kilroy • photo by Johnny Quirin Remember the saying, “When you’re doing something you love, an hour feels like five minutes”?  In Diana R. Sieger’s case, 27 years “feels like five minutes.”

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Artists Creating Together

Artists Creating Together

Hannah Brinks August 21, 2014 0

Angela Steele, executive director of ACT by Lucia Rios Creating art is not limited to professionals. Being involved with various artistic media is a healthy form of expression for all people. Finding your niche,

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Beyond Boundaries

Beyond Boundaries

Hannah Brinks August 13, 2014 0

by Hannah Brinks • photos above by Two Eagles Marcus Name: Sandy Pickett Age: 74 Dream Vacation: Hawaii, but she admits that “Every trip that I’m on is the dream trip.” Noteworthy Adventures: River

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