September 29

Chicken fast-food chain plans location

A chicken fast-food chain is planning a location along a major retail corridor in town. Read More

Partners roll out telemedicine services

A pair of local health care organizations have partnered to offer on-demand telemedicine services. Read More

Real estate firm buys apartment complex

A local real estate firm has acquired a 264-unit apartment complex in the region. Read More

Developer completes medical office building

A developer has finished a new 42,792-square-foot medical office building along a major thoroughfare in town. Read More

Downtown hotel renovates rooms

A downtown hotel has renovated its rooms in anticipation of its 10th anniversary next year. Read More

Coffee company and grocer partnering on in-store location

A grocer is planning to feature a local coffee company in its new store in the area. Read More

Chamber names EPIC award finalists

The Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce has named 20 finalists for its EPIC Awards. Read More

Kent County administrator and controller announces retirement

Long-time Kent County Administrator and Controller Daryl Delabbio is retiring. Read More

Car retailer hiring for superstore

A national car retailer is hiring for its first location in the West Michigan market — and the state. Read More

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