BY LAURA BERGELLS
PHOTOS: JEREMY KUHN
On a brutally cold February night, I went to the dress rehearsal for the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre’s production of Roger and Hammerstein’s South Pacific. The musical, originally presented on Broadway in 1949, …
BY TERRI FINCH HAMILTON
PHOTOS BRYAN ESLER
Man, retirement sounds pretty good, doesn’t it? Sleeping in, golfing all day, lazing around the pool.
That sound you hear is Tom Rademacher and Nancy O’Brien saying, “Whoa, whoa, whoa.”
If you …
November 13, 2014
Saint Cecilia Music Center
BY: SPARKLY STELLAFLY
PHOTOS: DIANNE CARROLL BURDICK
The Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of Grand Rapids held their sixth annual Leadership Awards last week and brought over 200 people together to celebrate all that …
BY: LAURA CAPRARA
PHOTOS: BRYAN ESLER
You don’t have to be able to spell it to sing it … and trust me when I say, you’ll be singing it into the next day when you see Mary Poppins fly over …
BY BRIAN VANOCHTEN
PHOTOS BY DIANNE CARROLL BURDICK
GRAND RAPIDS – You walk into any frozen yogurt or ice cream shop anywhere and the toppings are all the same: prepackaged, processed, canned or bulk-purchased items full of additives and preservatives.…
BY: Sparkly Stellafly
PHOTOS: Dianne Carroll Burdick
Whoever is generous to the poor lends to the Lord, and he will repay him for his deed. ~ Proverbs 19:17
It is often said that actions speak louder than words.
BY STEPHANIE ADAMS
PHOTOS: ROBERT WILCOX
‘The Boatwright. Only two actors and the entire story takes place in the garage around a boat. A really good story.” — Robert Wilcox, while photographing dress rehearsal.
With over 38 plays …
Restaurant Week came to Grand Rapids mid-August, and wrapped up last Sunday, August 24. Every year, Restaurant Week Grand Rapids encourages local restaurants to participate and celebrate the “Art of Dining Out” by offering earth-to-table menu creations from scores of restaurants.