New pop-up store brings artwork to downtown Albion

ALBION, MI – A brand new pop-up enterprise is coming to downtown Albion with new artwork and present concepts.

Mary Slater and her husband Richard Lewin moved to Albion in 2004 to open the Albion Heritage Mattress & Breakfast. The pair owned the enterprise for 13 years, earlier than they retired and completely closed it, Slater stated.

Whereas operating the mattress and breakfast, each December the couple hosted “Cozy Up With Artwork” the place numerous native artists would arrange their artwork within the rooms. Nonetheless, once they closed the mattress and breakfast, Slater missed internet hosting artwork for individuals to

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Years of water penetration triggered deterioration of wall that compelled closure of Grand Rapids faculty

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Grand Rapids faculty leaders discovered extra Monday about what triggered the deterioration of a wall that compelled final week’s closure of Innovation Central Excessive College within the Heritage Hill neighborhood.

In the course of the Nov. 14 faculty board work session, officers stated that years of water harm triggered “important” rusting to the metal construction inside a wall within the constructing, leading to issues that the wall may doubtlessly collapse.

The varsity district briefly closed the constructing, at 421 Fountain St. NE, that additionally homes GRPS’ Montessori Center Excessive College, for 3 days – Nov. 8-11.

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Aquinas School to host profession truthful open to all school college students

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Aquinas School is internet hosting a profession and internship truthful on Thursday, Nov. 17, that shall be open to all school college students from throughout West Michigan.

The occasion is a superb alternative for faculty college students to fulfill with recruiters and be taught extra about full-time and internship alternatives which are accessible throughout the state of Michigan, in line with an Aquinas information launch. There shall be representatives from greater than 50 companies and organizations on the occasion.

The Aquinas School Benefit Middle is internet hosting the occasion, scheduled from 2-5 p.m. Thursday within the

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Store native all winter lengthy at Fulton Road Farmers Market

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Get able to bundle up this winter and head to the Fulton Road Farmers Marketplace for native produce and handmade gadgets.

The favored farmers market, at 1145 Fulton Road E., is holding its “Second Season” market each Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. now by means of April with the exceptions of Christmas Eve and New 12 months’s Eve.

The market can have seasonal produce like recent greens, root greens, storage crops like squash, cabbage and apples, meat, espresso, bread, baked items, eggs, honey, syrup and apple cider.

Additionally on the Second Season market days

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