Oprah told a story about a couple weeks back when Ellen texted to wave at her by the fence (which sounds like it’s a long way from both of their homes) but Oprah couldn’t wave because she was in Grand Rapids!
We’re always talking about getting involved with the community around us, but sometimes it’s hard to know what to do or how to get started. Well if you are or have kids between 9th and 12th grade, maybe they’d like to join the Mayor’s Youth Council.
MOVE Systems, a company that makes eco-friendly mobile food carts, and other food service equipment, is making a $13 million investment in Grand Rapids! They're bringing their manufacturing to Walker, from China, which also brings jobs!
We talk enough about local businesses closing, that it’s nice to highlight a business that is actually celebrating a re-grand opening! Back on July 24th, Flat Lander’s Bar, at 855 Michigan St. NE, announced on their Facebook page, that they would be closed for 2 weeks of remodeling and re…