September 25

Bar chain picks next Michigan location

A local restaurant and bar chain is expanding its presence in the state. Read More

Coffee company opens shop downtown

A local coffee company has opened a new coffee shop downtown. Read More

College opening brewery downtown

A college downtown is testing the theory that beer does make you smarter. Read More

Pennsylvania coffee company plans factory

A coffee company based in Pennsylvania is planning to invest millions to open a plant in the region. Read More

GRPS school wins national $10M prize

A high school planned for downtown has been awarded a national $10-million grant to fund the renovation of its future home. Read More

College and nonprofit partner on downtown pop-up shop

A downtown college and a local nonprofit are teaming up on the first weekend of ArtPrize to open a pop-up shop that will feature upcycled goods. Read More

Nonprofit names director of disaster response services

A local disaster-relief nonprofit has appointed a man with nearly 30 years at the organization as its North American head of disaster response. Read More

ZIP code ranks among 'hottest' for housing in US

A ZIP code in the area is considered to be among the “hottest” housing markets in the nation. Read More

Firm completes shopping center

A local firm has completed construction of a fully leased shopping center in the area. Read More

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Gilmore’s entrepreneur effort was one of downtown’s biggest risks, most successful efforts

Greg (and John) Gilmore’s announcement of Live Nation’s House of Blues agreement to partner in the $16 million 20 Monroe Live entertainment venue is significant development news, but one also must pause to pay tribute to one of Grand Rapids’ most tenacious businessmen.

Five steps to take before a recall

If it seems like you are hearing about more recalls these days, it’s because you are.
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