Devos Place

Injured Marine and veterans honored at Ultimate Sport Show

March 24, 2011 // 0 Comments

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL Last Thursday evening was Veterans Night at the opening of this year’s Ultimate Sport Show at DeVos Place. The Rockford Squire was there to specifically cover a very special ceremony honoring surviving veterans who had served their country in times of war and peace since WWII. Flag-bearing military honor guards, representing each of the Armed [...]

Sand pirates at work on Monroe Street Beach

April 1, 2009 // 0 Comments

Sand Pirate, Janet Moore Schrader, awarding Justin Katerberg his first place grand prize in the 11 to 15 year-old age bracket of the Sand Castle Contest. Sand Pirate, Janet Moore Schrader, with the four top finishers in the 6 -10 year old age bracket of the Sand Castle Contest at the Cottage & Lakefront Living Show. Awarded the grand prize was Remington Gross, second [...]

Powers Outdoors Floats Their Boats on Devos Place ‘Huge Lagoon’

February 26, 2009 // 0 Comments

By Cliff and Nancy Hill Whatever floats your boat! Last Friday evening, seeking to affirm that spring is indeed on the way, your reporters attended the annual Grand Rapids Boat Show at Devos Place. Along with the recent Camper, Travel & RV Show and the Golf Show winter-weary West Michiganders welcomed these harbingers of Spring. At the show, we found ourselves sitting [...]