August 31

'Bohemian chic' retailer entering market

An Urban Outfitters brand for women is moving into the West Michigan market via a shopping center in town. Read More

Real estate firm buys student apartment complex

A local real estate firm has purchased a 66-unit student apartment complex that serves a college in the region. Read More

Food distributor names president

A publicly traded local company has a new president. Read More

Orthopedics practice names partner

A physician for the U.S. Snowboarding Team is the new partner at a local orthopedics practice. Read More

Foundation gives hospital $650K for equipment

A hospital in the region has received $650,000 from a foundation to purchase a new piece of medical equipment. Read More

Construction firm adds to team

A local construction firm has added six new employees. Read More

Tire distributor moves into new HQ

A tire distributor has a new headquarters in the area. Read More

Physical therapy company opens next location

A physical therapy company has opened a new location along a major retail corridor in town. Read More

Construction worker dies after plant accident

Authorities said a 50-year-old construction worker has died after an accident at a plant in the region. Read More

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Forum strength rests on strong voices

The bi-annual West Michigan Policy Forum reservation line is open, even as the agenda still is taking shape for the Sept. 26 event, which currently gives emphasis to the GOP national agenda and presidential candidates.

Open forums on policing have economic benefits

We don’t want to do Detroit again, one participant said, when 50 years later, the city still hasn’t fully recovered.

Young people face immense financial challenges

August is the month when back-to-school sales seem to be everywhere and when the excitement of returning to school intensifies.
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