Dana Blinder

Dana Blinder

Dana Blinder is a marketer, writer and blogger living in Grand Rapids. When she's away from her computer, she likes to run, consume cookies and squeal over cute animal videos online. Read more from her at her blog or follow her on Twitter @dbli023.


Can ArtPrize haz some cat videos?

July 30, 2013
Cats, meet ArtPrize. ArtPrize, meet cats. Read More

Fourth of July Family Fireworks cancels parade downtown

July 1, 2013
Great. What are we going to do with our temporary patriotic tattoos now? Read More

Locally created HGTV show picked up for a second season

June 27, 2013
Yeah, you might like HGTV’s hit show “Renovation Raiders” because you secretly want someone to surprise you with a granite counter-topped kitchen, but here’s even more reason to give it your love — it’s local! Read More

Grand Rapids Home for Veterans wants your vote for $250K prize

May 21, 2013
A quarter of a million dollars is on the line for Grand Rapids — and no, we’re not talking about lottery winnings. Read More

Oscar Mayer drives Wienermobile into town

May 16, 2013
Ever wish you were an Oscar Mayer Wiener? Fulfill your wish with a visit to “Anggie Dogg,” “Kevin Bacon Bits” and the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile this weekend. Read More

Art Van frames Mother’s Day

May 3, 2013
Do mom a favor next weekend, skip the standard flowers and card and get her something she really wants — a smile-filled photo of the family. Read More

Rick DeVos makes GOOD 100 list

April 30, 2013
Rick DeVos is a big deal. Read More

Grand Rapids makes list of top 10 markets to find a job

April 23, 2013
Employment in Grand Rapids is up — and we're not talking jobs filling sandbags. Read More

Zondervan book 'America the Beautiful' tops New York Times bestseller list

March 22, 2013
And they say after 15 minutes, your fame is up. One author published by Grand Rapids-based Zondervan is proof that quote is a bust. Read More

LaughFest tries to break Guinness World Record — for fake mustaches

February 25, 2013
LaughFest will stick with tradition when it attempts to break an existing Guinness World Record next month: the most people wearing fake mustaches. Read More