• 31 March 2014 Section "G", GR in 1960 and before, material added about the history of the Ledyard Building, on the northwest corner of Pearl and Ottawa.

  • 29 March 2014 Section "G", GR in 1960 and before,
  • 30 March 2014 Section "G", GR in 1960 and before, material added about the history of McKay Tower.

  • 29 March 2014 Section "G", GR in 1960 and before, a photo of Sidney J. Osgood, designer of the Kortlander building on the SE corner of Fulton and Commerce, has been added. He and his son, S. Eugene Osgood, operated for a while out of the Porter Block, where Herpolsheimer's would be in 1949.

  • 19 March 2014 Section "S", a newspaper piece about the little league team Godwin Pirates from July, 1957, has been added.

  • 9 March 2014 Section "I", informaton about the "cattle crossings" on both the interurban track and on Dvision have been added. Just south of 84th Street, that area has changed a fair bit in the last 100 years.

  • 21 February 2014 Section "H", "1950's hair styles," shows what the well coiffed donned.

  • 31 December 2013 Section "G", "Grand Rapids Then and Now" is expanding. I've added more old photos of things from the yesteryear of Grand Rapids, and what the same location looks like today.

  • 23 December 2013 Added sections on City Founders and Churches to section "G", GR in 1960 and before.

  • 19 December 2013 A link to old GR photos has been added to section "G" at Miscellaneous photos. The photos are at view old photos. These will be gradually folded into the appropriate parts of the website.