By Katelyn Crain, Ferris State Torch

Delicious Treats: Founder Nawal Braden-Swart poses at the storefront of Nawal’s Mediterranean Eatery. The locale offers daily lunch and dinner options as well as cupcakes and other treats. Photo By: Tori Thomas| Photographer

A taste of something different

Mediterranean eatery and gourmet cupcake bakery opens in downtown Big Rapids The Michigan Avenue business opened April 2. Since then, business has been “phenomenal,” according to Brian Thompson, manager of Nawal’s Mediterranean Eatery. The company offers a number of products, ranging...

Preview into the life of a D-SAGA member

“Queer Monologues,” provided insight to the audience of struggles and challenges overcame by someone identifying with the LGBTQ community. On April 15, D-SAGA members came together to spread a powerful and emotional message at the event, “Queer Monologues,” during pride week. Members shared emotional, and sometimes humorous, personal stories...

Got pride?

D-SAGA to host Gay Pride Week for the campus community For one week, Ferris students will display their pride through events designed to take people out of their comfort zones. On Monday, April 15, Gay Pride Week will begin and...

Here is a tip

Something to remember next time you’re at a restaurant If you’ve ever been a server at any kind of restaurant, I’m positive you can relate. You know the exact situation I’m talking about. A family of two walks in...

More than just a hound dog

Elvis tribute concert to raise money for local organization Mecosta County Companion Animal Resource/Education Society (CARES) will be putting on an Elvis concert with Elvis tribute artist Jake Slater. Jennifer Thede, Ferris IT Offices Service Coordinator and Board Executive...