Rachel B Bringing Soulful Sound To The Dogwood Friday
Songstress Rachel B will perform in the Dogwood Center’s Black Box on Friday, November 4 at 7:30 p.m. Rachel draws much of her inspiration from the classics, such as Ella Fitzgerald, Minnie Riperton and Bill Withers.
She combines these classic stylings with contemporary sounds and irresistible feel-good pop songs, to create a truly unique sound. This natural born soulstress will...
The Suggestion Box: Halloween Fun And More On Tap
Busy weekend folks and while the staff at N3 World Headquarters and Roadside Orphaned Shoe Spotting Society may be currently sequestered in the great state of Wyoming we nevertheless are committed to bringing you many of the options available in our home region.
Of course word of the recent snowfall hit us on a day when it was 75 degrees and sunny in the West, an unusual late October heat wave. Being a nurse and all, our Lifetime Spousal Companion and traveling partner was...
Welcome Center Looking For Volunteer Ambassadors
The Newaygo County Welcome Center, located 3.5 miles north of Newaygo on M37, is looking for volunteers to share their knowledge with visitors of all that Newaygo County offers and encourage them to stay and spend money to boost the local economy.
“We were just opened for our first Saturday on Oct. 22 and so many people stopped looking for trails, places to eat, and...
Representative Bumstead Delivers Supplies to Big Jackson Students
Big Jackson students have new backpacks and many school supplies thanks to the generosity of Representative Bumstead who selected them as the recipients for AT&T’s annual “adopt-a-school” distribution.
The backpacks will become “Take Home Backpacks” filled with engaging texts and nightly reading challenges for students and their families. The “Take Home Backpacks” will help each Big Jackson student become a better reader. Principal Becky Jackson said, “Learning to read takes a lot of practice, and students are expected to read to someone at home at least 15 minutes each day.”
A Few Scenes From Grand Rapids Comic Con- Photos by Lesly DeLaat
Review:Trail Of Terror Yields A Five Scream Rating
By Megan Wirts
The sounds of screams filled the air as we drove up to the Trail of Terror located in Holton. This is the 12th year of the horror filled fright fest, but it was the first experience for me and the other victims, I mean, members of my family that scared up the courage to give it a try.
Our group totaled 8 and ranged in age from 9 years old to grandma and as any good mother would say to her children before their very first haunted trail experience, my final words before our arrival were...
It’s Time for a Family-Friendly Halloweekend at Camp Newaygo
Halloween is a favorite holiday of kids all over the country, and Camp Newaygo knows how to make it fun at their annual Halloweekend festivities, this year sponsored by Huntington. Give your Halloween costume a trial run!
Halloweekend takes place October 28 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m., and October 29 and 30 from 1:00–5:00 p.m. at beautiful Camp Newaygo, located at 5333 Centerline Rd., Newaygo. Activities include: ...
Review: Rumer Willis At The Dogwood
By Ken DeLaat
Photos by Tracy Streichirsch
It was yet another magical night at the Dogwood Center recently when Rumer Willis brought her “Over the Love’ tour to the Main Stage.
Backed by a talented trio and occasional vocal accompaniment she crooned her way through a collection of classics mingled with a cache of covers and the occasional original all of which combined to produce a most pleasurable performance.
Perhaps always being identified as a Dancing with the Stars Champion and the eldest daughter of one of...
The Suggestion Box: Happenings For The Weekend Of Oct.21
By the N3 Entertainment Entourage
“Weekends don’t count unless you spend them doing something absolutely pointless.”-Bill Watterson
Oh, how we miss Calvin and Hobbes. And the Far Side for that matter.
I haven’t perused the comics page lately but the run these particular panel-art productions delivered for so long made it the first page many might turn to for a little perspective on life and the quintessential quirkiness of it all.
But enough of that well trodden path called Memory Lane that remains a frequent route for folks as they ripen into middle age and beyond.
Yes, weekends are for doing nothing in particular if you like but...
SHGM Receives Prestigious 5 Star Rating
Spectrum Health Gerber Memorial today announced that it has achieved 5-stars for its performance for Treatment of Sepsis, Bowel Obstruction and Total Knee Replacement from Healthgrades, the leading online resource helping consumers make informed decisions to find the right doctor, the right hospital for the right care. This achievement is part of new findings and data released today by Healthgrades and is featured in...
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