Contact Us
detroit

detroit

Great Lakes Crossing
Great Lakes Crossing
[

LEGOLAND Coming to Great Lakes Crossing in 2016

Construction will begin this summer on LEGOLAND Discovery Center Michigan at Great Lakes Crossing Outlets in Auburn Hills.

LEGOLAND is scheduled to open in spring of 2016.

Read More

Click On Detroit
Click On Detroit
[

16-Year-Old Detroit Teen Is Running His Own Record Label

One industrious Detroit teen decided to make his love of vinyl his profession by starting his own record label, Jett Plastic Recordings.

Read More

Oxygen Media
Oxygen Media
[

‘Preachers of Detroit’ Premieres on Oxygen [Video]

Oxygen Media is expanding the network’s popular "Preachers" franchise to Motown with the season premiere Friday night of “Preachers of Detroit."

The series, based in Detroit, focuses on themes of faith, family, and friendship as seven men and women of the cloth share their lives, transformations and triumphs in and out of the pulpit. It airs at 8 p.m. EST Friday.

Read More

Evan Leedy/GoFundMe
Evan Leedy/GoFundMe
[

Detroit Man Who Walks 21 Miles to Work Gets Free Car [Video]

Forget a mile. You should try to walk 21 miles in this guy's shoes.

Read More

Scott Olson/Getty Images
Scott Olson/Getty Images
[

Detroit Man Who Walks 21 Miles to Work Inspires Nearly $300,000 in Donations [Video]

James Robertson is a Detroit man who commutes 23 miles each way daily to work -- and 21 of those miles are on foot.

His perseverance has inspired others to donate more than a quarter million dollars to help him out.

Read More

Category: Michigan News Tags: , , ,
Joshua Lott/Getty Images
Joshua Lott/Getty Images
[

Detroit Man Walks 21 Miles to Work Every Day [Video]

This story will just melt your heart.

James Robertson, 56, of Detroit leaves his home at 8 a.m. every morning to start the trek to his job in Rochester Hills, which is 23 miles away.

He takes a bus part way there and part way home, but the rest of the way he walks an astounding 21 miles five days a week -- Monday through Friday, The Detroit Free Press reported.

Read More

PRNewsFoto/Orkin
PRNewsFoto/Orkin
[

Grand Rapids Metro Area Has Bed Bugs [Infographic]

Orkin has released its annual list which ranks cities by the number of bed bug treatments they have performed.

The Grand Rapids metropolitan area moved up to No. 20 in 2014, after being ranked 33rd in 2013.

Chicago is No. 1. Detroit is No. 2.

Read More

Bill Pugliano/Getty Image
Bill Pugliano/Getty Image
[

North American International Auto Show 2015 Opens to Public [Video]

From big, bad super cars to luxury vehicles you dream about, the North American International Auto Show 2015 is capturing the attention of the automotive world with 51 product introductions at its press previews.

There have been big pickups, high-performance muscle cars, hybrids, plug-ins and even driver-less entries. All tallied, there have been 48 worldwide and three North American reveals this week.

Now it's your turn to see the vehicles at the Detroit show, which runs through Jan. 25 at Cobo Center.

Read More

Leon Halip/Getty Images
Leon Halip/Getty Images
[

Best Games This Season, Other Things About NFL Week 13

Forget about turkey; several tasty football games are the best items on the menu during the long Thanksgiving weekend. Here are the storylines we’ll be following in Week 13:

Read More

Ashley Benke
Ashley Benke
[

ArtPrize 2014: Art Inspired by Detroit

ArtPrize brings hundreds of artists to Grand Rapids from all over the country and all over the world.

The inspiration for the art that covers Grand Rapids during ArtPrize is just as diverse.

This year, you'll find a number of ArtPrize entries inspired by Detroit.

Read More

Category: ARTPRIZE Tags:
Leon Halip, Getty Images
Leon Halip, Getty Images
[

Quick Lane Bowl Coming to Ford Field in Detroit

This morning, the Detroit Lions announced an agreement with Ford Motor Company’s Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center for a new, annual college football bowl game.

The Quick Lane Bowl will be held at Ford Field and feature teams from the Big 10 and ACC conferences.

Read More

Matt Milhouse
Matt Milhouse
[

The Milhouse Kids Settle the Detroit Coney Debate: American vs. Lafayette [Video]

Want to start a debate in Detroit?

Easy.

Just ask who makes the best coney.

American or Lafayette?

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://rivergrandrapids.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Register on 100.5 The River quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on 100.5 The River quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive The River's Loyal Listeners Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.