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Make the Room “Bloom” It’s time to replace all of your winter-themed home decor with something a little brighter. Featuring

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Victoria Upton: 20 Years of Women’s LifeStyle

by Elyse Wild, Bri Kilroy and Sarah Anderson | photography by Richelle Kimble  Victoria Upton: She is insatiably positive and

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September Events

Sundays Artisans Market. Local artists display their handcrafted goods for public perusing and purchasing. Fulton Street Farmers Market. 11 am-3

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Measuring What Matters: Mixing It Up with Local First

by Bri Kilroy When your business has the potential to strengthen the community, it feels good to embrace that power.

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August Events

Mondays Studio Night at Grand Rapids Brewing Company. Work on your art projects among accessible collaboration from fellow creators in

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June Events

Ongoing Weekly Mondays Studio Night at Grand Rapids Brewing Company. Work on your art projects among accessible collaboration from fellow

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LocalMotion Awards: Nine Local Businesses Applauded as a Force for Good

photos by Two Eagles Marcus Local First honored nine socially, environmentally and economically responsible businesses, organizations and individuals at the

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Art.Downtown. 2017

by Chiara Licari Art enthusiasts and creative connoisseurs, mark your calendars for this year’s Avenue for the Arts’ celebration, Art.Downtown.,

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The Magic of Clothing Matters’ Marta Swain

by Elyse Wild • photography by Two Eagles Marcus Upon walking into Clothing Matters, you will be greeted by the light

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