Items Tagged with 'Brewery Vivant'


Cities score well on national breweries-per-capita list

June 26, 2019
Michigan’s beer scene is among the biggest in the country according to an online research firm. Read More

Women in craft beer brew up change

Insiders say opportunities abound for industry to become more diverse, equitable and inclusive.

April 19, 2019
Despite a number of female- and minority-owned breweries popping up in West Michigan, most folks in the craft beer industry say it’s a white man’s world. Read More

Businesses decry lack of change at MDEQ

Gov. Whitmer’s order would have reorganized department charged with water quality.

February 22, 2019
Area business owners are bemoaning the Michigan Senate’s decision to maintain private oversight of the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. Read More

Downtown museum hosting Dark Beer, Dark Side

November 14, 2018
A museum downtown is partnering with a local brewery to host an event next week on dark beer. Read More

Metered parking pops up in Wealthy, Cherry corridors

Mobile GR Director Josh Naramore cites increased business activity as reason for change.

October 12, 2018
The city of Grand Rapids last week introduced hundreds of metered parking stations to Wealthy and Cherry streets, where previously, street parking was free. Read More

Google launches tool for measuring carbon footprint

Local city, business officials say it could ‘plant a seed’ for organizations looking to curb climate impact.

September 28, 2018
Google launched a pilot project that, if rolled out worldwide, could help cities and businesses more quickly meet sustainability goals — for free. Read More

Brewery plans second location

September 25, 2018
A staple of Grand Rapids’ beer scene is planning a new suburban brewery and taproom. Read More

GR catering to vegans, vegetarians

July Gallup poll says more Americans consider themselves vegans compared to six years ago.

September 14, 2018
Local restaurants are changing their menus to accommodate vegetarians and vegans. Read More

New brewery strives for inclusivity

Kings Brewery would be first African-American-owned brewery in state.

July 13, 2018
Michigan’s first African-American-owned brewery was one of last week’s winners of Start Garden’s 100 Ideas. And a $20,000 cash prize is bringing the vision closer to opening day. Read More

Street Talk: Spreading its wings

Taste test.

May 18, 2018
Brewery Vivant had some unusual guests swoop onto its patio last week. Read More