August 21

Wolverine Worldwide sells footwear brand

Wolverine Worldwide has sold one of its brands. Read More

Orion hits pause on downtown residential

John Wheeler is standing pat with his residential projects for now. Read More

Pizza chain opening location

A new pizza place is opening in town. Read More

Italian restaurant closing operation

A local Italian restaurant is closing to focus on its special event services. Read More

West Michigan produces 29 of fastest-growing private companies in US

A local financial services firm is the No. 10 fastest-growing private company in the nation and the first among Michigan companies named to the 2017 “Inc. 5000” ranking. Read More

College appoints president

A local college has selected a new president from within the organization after a search that lasted seven months. Read More

Car dealer acquires three dealerships

A Grand Rapids car dealer has acquired a dealership group on the state's east side. Read More

IT acquisition targets insurance industry

A local IT firm with a focus on the insurance industry has acquired a California IT firm. Read More

TV station launches children's channel

A local PBS affiliate has launched a 24/7 children’s channel that will feature educational programming year-round. Read More

Remake adds residential component

The city of Hudsonville’s efforts to establish a true downtown have attracted private development. Read More

Security firm’s evolution reaches 10-year anniversary

Since Dave Nemmers became owner of Midstate Security, the company has experienced a sharp increase in growth and productivity. Read More

Long Road to take overseas excursion

The accolades Long Road Distillers garnered for its aquavit the past year have earned the Grand Rapids business an invite to the spirit’s homeland. Read More

Food cart manufacturer expands West Michigan plant

James Meeks was looking for just about any reason to return to West Michigan. Read More

Inside Track: Discovering her passion for teaching

Wendy Falb found her passion for teaching at an early age. Read More

Ottawa County nonprofit grows deeper roots in area

Ottawa County residents now don’t have as much of a mouthful when discussing Ottawa food. Read More

Calvin adds voluntary career readiness curriculum

(As seen on WZZM TV 13) When parents of prospective students go on college tours or talk to recruiters, one of the first things they ask is, “How will your school help my kid get a job?” Read More

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