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Celebrating Community Collaborations Spoke by Spoke

Celebrating Community Collaborations Spoke by Spoke

vickiup July 19, 2015 0

Upon discovering the bicycles for the youth group Urban Fellows had been stolen, Lisa Butler of Grand Rapids Urban League was heartbroken and outraged. The bicycles provided transportation for the group’s teens who are

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Welcome to the Neighborhood, 616 Lofts on Monroe

Welcome to the Neighborhood, 616 Lofts on Monroe

WLMagazine July 9, 2015 0

  by Bri Kilroy The historically rich building along North Monroe has an impressive variety of past uses ranging from a furniture manufacturer to a candy factory to office spaces that some of you

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Bal Arneson: Spice Up Your Life (with Recipe!)

Bal Arneson: Spice Up Your Life (with Recipe!)

WLMagazine July 2, 2015 0

by Bri Kilroy • photography by Two Eagles Marcus Have you heard the saying, “Never trust a skinny chef?” If not, it deserves a giggle of agreement. If a chef isn’t filling up on

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A Day of Crafting Beer

A Day of Crafting Beer

WLMagazine July 1, 2015 0

by Dianna Stampfler • photos by Two Eagles Marcus The craft beer scene is taking Michigan (and the country, for that matter) by storm. Currently, Michigan, the “Great Beer State,” is home to more

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The Beer-rilliant Women of Grand Rapids

The Beer-rilliant Women of Grand Rapids

WLMagazine June 30, 2015 0

by Bri Kilroy • photography by Two Eagles Marcus Welcome to Michigan Craft Beer month. Take your senses on a brew tour and taste some of the expansive flavors craft beer has to offer.

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National Theatre Festival Coming to Grand Rapids

National Theatre Festival Coming to Grand Rapids

Richelle Kimble June 22, 2015 0

  Perhaps you read playwrights or appreciate the art of acting. Maybe you note your favorite Shakespeare costume variations, or are fantasized by the lighting and how it dramatically changes the setting. Maybe you

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“The Discovery of King Tut” Exhibition

“The Discovery of King Tut” Exhibition

vickiup June 14, 2015 0

by Victoria Upton “We are pleased to premiere this remarkable exhibit in the Great Lakes region,” said Dale Robertson, President and CEO of the Grand Rapids Public Museum. “The story of King Tut has

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Japanese Garden Opens at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

Japanese Garden Opens at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

WLMagazine June 11, 2015 0

  by Bri Kilroy • photos by Two Eagles Marcus The journey continues at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park (FMG) as June sprouts a new exhibition four years in the making. The Richard

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This is How They Roll: Behind the Skates With Grand Raggity

This is How They Roll: Behind the Skates With Grand Raggity

WLMagazine June 9, 2015 0

by Lori Slager Wenzel Roller Derby isn’t a game people are often familiar with, but Grand Rapids breaks this typicality by offering the thrilling and unique opportunity to women in our city. Women seeking

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