Arts & Culture

Feature Story Erin Zindle & The Ragbirds

Hot Tix for a cold winter


Feature Story Teagan Keeler performs equestrian vaulting.
Feature Story Madam Sylvia reads the stars.

Canine astrologer Sylvia reads the stars


Feature Story The Lakeshore Art Festival is launching Michigan Makers Market.

Michigan Makers Market coming to downtown Muskegon in March


Feature Story The Reel Time Film Series continues with “Life in a Day 2020” on Jan. 4 at 7 p.m.

IRC Film series offers a snapshot of life around the globe


Feature Story Tim Price, co-owner of RollXscape Skating Center in Holland Township, right, shows skating enthusiast a set of LED quad roller skate wheels in the rink’s skate shop during the venue’s grand opening, Nov. 4.

Roller rink makes a comeback as RollXscape Skating Center


Feature Story Culinary Institute of Michigan Professor and Chef Amanda Miller — and contributor to Patricia’s Chocolates in Grand Haven participated in the Netflix series "School of Chocolate."
Feature Story Dave Nyitray is the president and chief operating officer of the ODC Network.
Feature Story Grand Rapids band Von Kaiser features David Mouatt, Jake Van Ravenswaay and Kaylin Heydenburg.

Grand Haven native adds classical spark to West Michigan band


Feature Story Vocalist Helen Welch will join the Holland Symphony Orchestra for two holiday pops concerts Saturday, Dec. 11.

HSO presents “Season’s Greetings” holiday pops concert


Feature Story Poetry can be an alternative to a divisive political conversation around the Thanksgiving table. (Photo taken by Kathleen Schenck)

Try poetry instead of politics at your Thanksgiving gathering


Feature Story Lori Appeldorn, right, along with her neighbors Raelyn Long, 9, Bentley Weeks, 7, and Reese Weeks, 11, work on the labyrinth garden on the corner of 18th Street and Central Avenue in Holland.
Feature Story Hosted by the Muskegon Downtown Development Authority, the Lakeshore Art Festival is returning after a year off due to the pandemic.

The Lakeshore Art Festival wins the 2021 Pure Award


Longform The Troll on the Sleeping Bear Dunes Heritage Trail.
Feature Story Anne Pott, a library assistant at HDL, is organizing a Community Cookbook inspired by this year’s Little Read book, Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story.

Little Read book inspires community cookbook project


Feature Story U.S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo joins Poet Laureate of Douglas Jack Ridl in a virtual conversation.

U.S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo kicks off 2021 Big Read