Ride United: To Bring New Bike Share Program

Ride United: To Bring New Bike Share Program

MUSKEGON – United Way of the Lakeshore’s eighth annual Ride United bike event will take place June 15, 2019.  DTE Energy first brought the event to the lakeshore in 2012 to promote and support United Way’s health programs.  According to Christine Robere, CEO of United Way of the Lakeshore, “Ride United is growing each year, with more […]

2nd Annual Hats and Horses Fundraising Event

2nd Annual Hats and Horses Fundraising Event

Muskegon – Back by popular demand, Pioneer Resources presents the 2nd annual “Hats and Horses” fundraiser on Saturday, May 4, 2019. Attendees are encouraged to get tickets early and dress in derby attire/hats for this Kentucky Derby-themed party held at the Frauenthal Ballroom in downtown Muskegon. The event is from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm and will feature the Kentucky […]

Paul Langford Quartet presents music by great songwriters at The Block

Paul Langford Quartet presents music by great songwriters at The Block

Muskegon—Paul Langford will bring his quartet to the Block at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 1 for an evening of jazz standards and pop favorites. The set list includes songs by Michael Bublé, Diane Krall, James Taylor and George Benson mixed with Cole Porter, Frank Sinatra, Al Jarreau, the Gershwins, Gino Vanelli and James Taylor.  […]

Baker College “Transfer Tuesday” Events Offer On-the-Spot Admissions Decisions and More

Baker College “Transfer Tuesday” Events  Offer On-the-Spot Admissions Decisions and More

FLINT – Baker College, Michigan’s largest independent not-for-profit college, and the number one private transfer school in the state, has launched “Transfer Tuesday,” weekly events at all of its campus locations for students looking to complete a degree started at another institution.  At Transfer Tuesday, held weekly from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at every Baker College campus’ Enrollment Office, students will […]

‘A Christmas Carol’ on Dec. 8-9 Launches Overbrook Theater’s 50th Anniversary Celebration

‘A Christmas Carol’ on Dec. 8-9 Launches Overbrook Theater’s 50th Anniversary Celebration

Muskegon Community College will present performances of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” on Dec. 8 and Dec. 9 to benefit the Overbrook Theater renovation and to launch the Golden Anniversary Celebration of the Frauenthal Foundation Art Center Building, which houses the theater. Shows take place on Saturday, Dec. 8, at 7:30 p.m. and on Sunday, […]

Design thinking expert to host community workshops at GVSU

Design thinking expert to host community workshops at GVSU

ALLENDALE — A design thinking expert will help Grand Valley State University students, faculty and the West Michigan community solve challenges through multiple design thinking workshops. Ela Ben-Ur has more than 20 years of experience consulting, coaching and teaching in design thinking research, strategy and innovation, and currently does so through her independent organization, i2i Experience. […]

West Michigan Symphony wind players present fascinating and varied music

West Michigan Symphony wind players present fascinating and varied music

Muskegon – The oldest known musical instruments are bone flutes made 43,000 years ago. Today, with instruments running the gamut of those that are plucked, scraped, or struck, wind instruments still retain many of the same characteristics as their ancestors. But the level of skill and musicality has evolved greatly, as will be aptly demonstrated […]

90th Michigan Regional Exhibition at Muskegon Museum of Art

90th Michigan Regional Exhibition at Muskegon Museum of Art

Muskegon, MI–The Muskegon Museum of Art’s 90th Michigan Regional Exhibition opens Thursday, August 30, 2018. An opening reception will be held that evening from 5:30 to 8:00 pm. The awards program starts at 7:00 pm. Over $6,000 in cash prizes will be handed out to the winning artists at the program. Refreshments and a cash bar will be available. The event […]

Local Civil Rights Group to host Voting Rally

Local Civil Rights Group to host Voting Rally

Muskegon Heights – The Muskegon Branch of the NAACP will hold a voting rally Saturday August 25 from 11:00am to 2:00pm at Rowan Park in downtown Muskegon Heights. The event will focus on three ballot initiatives including promoting the the vote to give equal access to the ballot box, allowing voters not politicians to draw […]