On Wed. Dec. 11th at 2:00pm PST, Nick Aster will talk w/ Haris Alibasic about how Grand Rapids, Michigan has become a sustainability leader amongst cities. The post A Conversation with Haris Alibasic, Director, City of Grand Rapids’ Office of Energy and Sustainability appeared first on Triple Pundit: People, Planet, Profit.
Jeremy Gordon Grinnell, a professor of systematic theology at Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, has resigned as a pastor and been placed on leave from his professorship after being arrested on November 8th for being a 'peeping tom', or as they call it under Michigan law, "surveilling an unclothed person." Read More ?
by Ben Johnson GRAND RAPIDS, MI, November 25, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Organizers of the Grand Rapids Christmas parade have denied the local Right to Life group the right to take part in the parade, because the officials said its message was not “neutral.” The group sought to enter a float in the…
Kirk Mason is joining WWMT in Grand Rapids, Mich. Mason will be the CBS affiliate’s morning and noon anchor beginning in January. “We are pleased that Kirk has decided to join our station. He is an award winning journalist who will fit...Show More Summary
Grand Rapids Right to Life wanted to enter a float in the local Christmas parade replete with children and the theme “Life: A Precious Gift.” The parade is tomorrow, but the pro-life group will not be able to participate — even though the organization participated last year with the float and children in the picture […]
(GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.) — A homeless veteran whose makeover video has been viewed 15 million times online was arrested for causing a disturbance at a Burger King in Grand Rapids. James Allen Wolf was arrested Sunday at the fast-food restaurant and pleaded guilty Monday to misdemeanor charges of trespassing and creating a disturbance. Show More Summary
Homeless veteran Jim Wolf, star of the timelapse makeover viral hit, was arrested on Sunday at a Burger King in Grand Rapids, Mich. Wolf pled guilty to charges of trespassing and creating a disturbance. He will serve 20 days in jail. Read more...
It was dark and cold at 3 a.m. on a March morning when Josh Galecki, 32, of Logan Square, arrived at Founders Brewing Co. in Grand Rapids, Mich., and already the pack of self-professed beer nerds snaked around the building, nearly 300 people deep. Show More Summary
A United States Army veteran from Grand Rapids, Michigan named Jim Wolf is a completely new man. With help from volunteers, he was given a complete makeover. And the results were epic. Prior to his transformation, he was homeless and … More » The post Army Veteran Jim Wolf’s Transformation is Awe-Inspiring appeared first on EveryJoe.
U.S. Army Veteran Jim Wolf has struggled with alcoholism, poverty, and homelessness for decades. But in September 2013, with the help of Degage Ministries in Grand Rapids, Mich., he agreed to go through a physical transformation. Read more...
Facebook is moving to bigger offices in London and Dublin to accommodate its rapidly expanding European workforce. Facebook established its international headquarters in Dublin in 2009. Relocating to a new space in the city's Grand Canal...Show More Summary
by Thaddeus Baklinski GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan, November 5, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A Michigan pro-life group is arguing in a new lawsuit that it is unconstitutional for the Obama administration to force it to pay for insurance coverage that funds drugs that can cause exactly what the group is dedicated to fighting…
Microbrewer Founder’s is fashioning a special pale ale to be served at the christening of a new aircraft carrier named after their fellow hometown friend, former President Gerald Ford (both hail from Grand Rapids, Michigan). The beer will be on … Continue reading ?
A Michigan man is demanding that the FBI pay him millions of dollars because he accurately told them where Osama bin Laden was. Grand Rapids, Michigan gem merchant Tom Lee claims he told the FBI where Osama bin Laden was hiding eight years before they found him there. Show More Summary
Let’s kick off this weekend with a good guy with a gun story from Grand Rapids when some folks coming back from a rap concert were robbed outside a chicken joint. Police said they responded to the restaurant after reports of gunfire. Officers said they found one man at the scene who had been shot. […]
(GRAND RAPIDS, MI)– Founders Brewing Co. has created a special label for its Pale Ale in honor of the christening of the Geral… The post Founders Creates Special Label for Christening of Gerald R. Ford Aircraft Carrier appeared first on thefullpint.com.
By Haris Alibaši? Through the careful development of a sustainability plan, the city of Grand Rapids, Michigan has become one of the most sustainability planning-oriented communities in the United States. In a presentation entitled Taking...Show More Summary
"Love! Valour! Compassion!" a play about a group of gay men and their journey with AIDS has stirred up controversy in Grand Rapids, Mich., where some Grand Rapids Community College (GRCC) Trustees are calling for the school to defund the theater that hosted the play.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A group of students and faculty at Grand Valley State University have been working with Van Andel Institute to develop new methods to further a growing medical field that aims to improve early detection of cancer...Show More Summary
September 18th marked the beginning of ArtPrize, which was the world's largest open art competition held throughout the city of Grand Rapids, Michigan. For [Fashion Has Heart], it meant months of planning and hard work finally coming to fruition. [FHH] flew all of the veterans back for the unveiling of their designs on Sept. Show More Summary