Celebrate Black History Month in West Michigan

Feb. 1 Black History Month Trivia Contest. Participate in Hackley Library’s annual Black History Month Trivia Contest. Form a group with

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Stella Royce, Longtime Grand Rapids Philanthropist and Business Owner Passes Away at the Age of 92

PRESS RELEASE — One of Grand Rapids’ longtime and dedicated community members, Stella Royce, passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 16, 2019

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Five African American Women Who Have Shaped Our City

Hele As Grand Rapids celebrates Black History Month, we want to introduce you to five women who have played major

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WMEAC Presents: Women, Community and the Environment Series

by Moya Tobey  Since 2011, women in West Michigan have come together to discuss and explore something about which they are

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The Vibrance of Veverly Austin

by Kate Branum • photography by Two Eagles Marcus When Veverly Austin walks into a room, she commands it. Her dynamic

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MLK Day: Remember! Celebrate! Act!

by Elyse Wild  “I have a dream”— words that resonate through our collective history with a breathtaking profundity. Spoken by

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