WKTV’s ‘VOICES: A Community history Project’ launches at ArtPrize Nine

Come learn more by visiting the VOICES mobile studio at ArtPrize Sept. 22 & 23 and Sept. 29-Oct. 1. Go to our website and reserve a time to tell YOUR story!

By:WKTV Staff

Local First organizes second annual Lakeshore Fork Fest at Coppercraft Distillery, Sept. 28

In addition to connecting the community to the people who feed it, Fork Fest is an annual fundraiser for the Local First Educational Foundation.

By:Mieke Stoub, LocalFirst

School News Network: College? Careers? Where’s the gap?

We need more college graduates. We need more work-ready high school graduates. We, as educators, want clarity. Which is it?

By:Ron Koehler, School News Network

The Informed Job Seeker: 5 Things You Should Never Do During a Job Search

Avoid ruining your chances for a job offer by remembering these five things to NEVER do during your job search.

By:West Michigan Works!

September 15, 2017

Kentwood gives summer a final hurrah with a food truck rally

This Saturday more than 30 food trucks – and one selling clothing – will converge in the parking lots of the Kentwood City Hall and the KDL Kentwood Branch for the End of Summer Food Truck Festival.

By:Joanne Bailey-Boorsma

September 15, 2017

GVSU-sponsored event focuses on STEM topics and activities

A free public event focused on STEM topics and activities for kids and adults of all ages will be hosted by several Grand Valley State University departments on Sept. 16.

By:Nate Hoekstra, GVSU

September 14, 2017

School News Network: Superintendents support students in the face of DACA decision

By Charles honey and Erin Albanese School News Network   As a mother and grandmother, Teresa Weatherall Neal knows well the value of family. And [Read More]

By:Charles Honey and Erin Albanese, School News Network

September 14, 2017

West Michigan universities, colleges come out on top in recent ‘U.S. News & World Report’

Several Grand Rapids colleges and universities, especially Calvin College and Grand Valley State University did quite well in the 2018 college rankings compiled by “U.S. World News & Report.”

By:Joanne Bailey-Boorsma

September 14, 2017

GVSU events celebrate Hispanic heritage

Grand Valley State University’s annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration will feature guest lecturers, spoken word poetry, dancing and celebratory cultural events. 

By:Leah Twilley, GVSU