|Apr 27||Wyoming’s Spring Carnival is back at a new location, Lamar Park|
The Spring Carnival will open tomorrow, Friday, and run through May 2 with proceeds going to the Wyoming Parks and Recreation Department and the Greater Wyoming Community Resource Alliance.
|Apr 27||For semi-serious beer-fueled runners, a new pub run/crawl series|
Following up on last year’s HopCat Full Circle 5K, several West Michigan breweries will host Beer Flight Running Series.
|Apr 27||Metro Health – University of Michigan Health hosts Drug Take Back D...|
University of Michigan Health, in partnership with the City of Wyoming Environmental Services and the Kent County Safe Meds Program, is hosting a Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
|Apr 26||GVSU study: Local economic impact of Meijer Gardens is $75 million |
The overall economic impact on Kent County of Meijer Gardens is $75.2 million, according to Grand Valley State University researchers.
|Apr 26||Employment Expertise: The Résumé — Make a first impression they won...|
Competition is fierce out there. Make your resume stand out by following these tips.
|Apr 26||Dancing with the Stars alum and military hero set to visit Schuler ...|
Noah Galloway is set to share his story of overcoming the lost of his leg and arm along with conquering the Dancing with the Stars ballroom.
|Apr 26||Adoptable pets from Humane Society of West Michigan: Bluegrass, Icy...|
This Saturday (4/29), HSWM is participating in Bissell Pet Foundation’s Empty the Shelter event! From 11am-4pm Bissell Pet Foundation will pay adoption fees for all adult animals at HSWM.
|Apr 25||Summer fun activities abound in Grand Rapids|
Bored with the thought of summer? No reason to be -- there are myriad opportunities for fun and learning!
|Apr 25||Wyoming’s Public Safety Department hosts Citizen’s Academy for cler...|
The Wyoming Department of Public Safety is pleased to announce the first Citizen’s Academy for the spring of 2017, which is specifically designed for clergy and leadership staff from local churches.
|Apr 25||Kent County selects new voting machines; plans roll-out by November|
Kent County, and the cities of Wyoming and Kentwood, will have new voting machines in place by later this year as part of a Michigan state-wide upgrade of voting machines.
|Apr 25||On the shelf: ‘Salvage the Bones’ by Jesmyn Ward|
By Lisa Boss, Grand Rapids Public Library, Main Winner of the National Book Award in 2011, Ward’s second novel is beautifully written and disturbing, with [Read More]
|Apr 24||City of Wyoming hosts second meeting on upcoming millage request|
The meeting is at 7 p.m. at the Gezon Fire Station located at 2300 Gezon Parkway SW.
|Apr 24||Fast Track to Success: the Sekayi Bracey Story|
Kentwood native Sekayi Bracey was just 8-years-old, her elementary gym teacher encouraged her to pursue running. She is now a freshman at Purdue with a full-ride scholarship.
|Apr 24||Kentwood Police plans annual Drug Take Back day for Saturday|
Residents will be able to turn in medications no questions asked during the Drug Take Back day on Saturday, April 29.
|Apr 24||‘Poverty Simulation’ staffers make the workshops happen|
The poverty simulation experience helps participants begin to understand what it might be like to live in a typical, low-income family trying to survive from week to week.