Convention business, tourist travel help make Grand Rapids "destination city"
David Moore February 14, 2013 | WGVU Today on Midday West Michigan, David talks with Doug Small, President of "Experience Grand Rapids" about the city's strong showing in the travel and tourist business.
Thursday St. Marys cutting down on germs with futuristic robot Grand Rapids MI August 21, 2014 | WGVU Cleaning patient rooms is entering a new dimension at Mercy Health St. Mary’s hospital in Grand Rapids. ListenDownload Parklets sprucing up downtown Grand Rapids Grand Rapids MI August 21, 2014 | WGVU Some downtown Grand Rapids businesses are sporting a new look, at least on the outside. It’s part of an attempt to put more sparkle in the central city.
Today,WGVU Midday West Michigan chats with Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. Panning Manager Tim Kelly on the subject of parklets. What’s a parklet, you may ask? ListenDownload Guitarist Joshua Breakstone Puts The Cello In Jazz August 21, 2014 | WGVU The guitar trio is a standard configuration in the genres of jazz, blues, rock, folk and country music. Some guitarists prefer the harmonic freedom that lies with the simplicity of guitar, bass and drums. In jazz, there’s been a somewhat secret tradition of adding cello into the mix, going back to recordings of Oscar Pettiford, Charles Mingus, Eric Dolphy, Nat Adderly and Wes Montgomery. Modern jazz guitarist Joshua Breakstone released a record this year that prominently features cello in the mix… ListenDownload