Rose’s on Reeds Lake

Rose’s on Reeds Lake

If you are in the mood for great food and great scenery, you need to stop by Rose’s on Reeds Lake located in East Grand Rapids (Click here for a map).  Rose’s menu includes something for everyone, with great salads, steaks burgers and more.  After your done eating you could enjoy a walk in John Collins Park.  Find more information for Roses at their website by clicking...
57,000 Jobs and Faster Transportation

57,000 Jobs and Faster Transportation

A proposed high speed rail system could employ 57,000 people for a decade or longer a study from Wisconsin shows. That’s the findings of a study released yesterday by WISPIRG(Wisconsin Public Interest Research Group), a public interest advocacy group that supports high-speed rail. The study examines the benefits of a high-speed rail system in eight states: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan, Indiana and Ohio. ~ www.mlive.com This could have huge impact on the way business is done in Michigan and surrounding areas.  Faster transportation to surrounding states could increase our states revenue drastically.  Safe and effective, high-speed trains have been connecting countries in Europe for years, those innovations could help make West Michigan an even better place to...
ArtPrize

ArtPrize

ArtPrize, the now world famous art competition, kicks off today (Sept 22nd, 2010).  With spectacular pieces of art from across all spectrums, this is not an event to be missed.  For more information about ArtPrize, venues and more please visit the official site found at...
Community Guide

Community Guide

The City of Grand Rapids, as the second largest city in the state of Michigan, encompasses an area of approximately 45 square miles. It is located in west central Michigan, roughly 30 miles east of Lake Michigan. The Grand River, a major state waterway, runs through the city’s center. The city’s population is 197,800, per the 2000 census. Grand Rapids is the county seat of Kent County which boasts a population count of over 500,000, covering 856 square miles. Our metropolitan area has a population of over 1,000,000. The Grand Rapids area is saturated with rich heritage from multiple cultures.  The suburban areas that surround downtown are full of activities and community involvement. [table "14" not found /] Communities: Grand Rapids East Grand Rapids Forest Hills Rockford Kentwood Grandville & Jenison Wyoming Walker Plainfield Comstock...