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Eastown Is Open – Throughout Summer Construction Project

By Dana Kroll, Uptown Marketing and Communications Specialist   The City of Grand Rapids has officially kicked off phase one of a two-phase reconstruction project to significantly enhance the driver,
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Uptown Grand Rapids’ Eastown District To Undergo Major Road Reconstruction Enhancement In Heart of Small Business Corridor

By Dana Kroll, Uptown Marketing and Communications Specialist   Grand Rapids, Friday, June 14, 2024:  The City of Grand Rapids will kick off phase one of a two-phase reconstruction project
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Uptown’s Andy Havemeier: An Inspiring Listening Event Brought To Us By Creative Mornings Grand Rapids

By Dana Kroll, Uptown Marketing and Communications Specialist   On January 19th, Uptown’s very own Andy Havemeier, Co-Owner of Wealthy Street and Hall Street Bakeries, was invited to be the
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Introducing: The First Annual Uptown Holiday Scavenger Hunt

By Dana Kroll, Uptown Marketing and Communications Specialist   Who loves a scavenger hunt? And not just any scavenger hunt. A HOLIDAY scavenger hunt. A hunt, for holiday elves…egregiously, obnoxiously,
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Uptown Grand Rapids Inc. Invites Public to Support Local with Brand New Holiday Scavenger Hunt

By Dana Kroll, Uptown Marketing and Communications Specialist   Grand Rapids, Friday, November 24, 2023:  Uptown Grand Rapids Inc. invites the public to a festive new way to support its
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Uptown GR Annual Shop Hop 2023 Set For December 7

By Dana Kroll, Uptown Marketing and Communications Specialist     Grand Rapids, Thursday, November 2, 2023: Uptown GR Inc., in collaboration with its 2023 event sponsors, announces the return of the
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What’s Up in Uptown – Featuring Common Ground Coffee and Schnitz Deli

By Dana Kroll, Uptown Marketing and Communications Specialist   Today marks the final installation of our first-ever video interview series, ‘What’s Up In Uptown’. For this last one, we connected
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What’s Up in Uptown – Featuring Terra Restaurant and Terra Bagel

By Dana Kroll, Uptown Marketing and Communications Specialist   We’ve got great news: Our video series, ‘What’s Up In Uptown’, continues! For our newbies, this series is one in which
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What’s Up in Uptown – Featuring Apsara Spa

By Dana Kroll, Uptown Marketing and Communications Specialist   As our breathtakingly beautiful summer continues its journey towards autumn, we continue our journey as well. That is, our journey to
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Announcing the 2023 Revue West Michigan Magazine’s Best of the West

By Dana Kroll, Uptown Marketing and Communications Specialist   We wait all year for this. Especially those of us that (one) love West Michigan, (two) love local and independent businesses,
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