July 27

Golf course selling to developer

A developer is taking over a golf course in town. Read More

Long-time restaurant closes

A local restaurant at a major retail intersection is closing after 25 years in business. Read More

Inside Track: Construction world listens to innovator’s sound idea

Following more than a decade in construction and as the vice president of a construction firm, Bruce Burgess walked into work one day in 2011 and saw his computer missing and his boss there to ... Read More

Q&A: Allison Sleight

Attorney Allison Sleight said she often jokes that in a nutshell, her job is spent dividing by two for a living. Read More

Grandwich names top-10 sandwiches

The top-10 sandwiches from this year’s Grandwich competition have been selected by voters. Read More

Ranir acquires teeth-whitening brand

A global maker of oral care products has acquired a well-known teeth-whitening brand. Read More

Music nonprofit hires director of development

A local music nonprofit has hired a “seasoned” fundraising professional as its new director of development. Read More

Tribe reaches partial settlement with state

A tribe in the region has reached a partial settlement with the state over more than $21.7-million in withheld revenue-sharing payments, which are related to a compact dispute. Read More

Developer plans demolition of vacant West Side homes

A local developer is planning to demolish 11 vacant homes on the West Side. Read More

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Meet Grand Rapids Business Journal's 2015 40 Under Forty honorees and prepare to be inspired.
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No more stalling: Bring out the food trucks; city approval of ordinance is long past due

Grand Rapids city commissioners will at long last take one more formal step toward embracing food trucks as an important part of the downtown and neighborhood business landscape with a public hearing July 26.

Five things to do before buying property

It’s a seller’s market these days — or so it seems if you read the headlines.

Leadership develops within a team, not on its own

Hard to believe, after all these months, the potential political leadership options for our country are becoming formalized for a vote in November.
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