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Developer plans 86 apartments off Medical Mile

An apartment complex with a restaurant and retail space is being planned just north of Medical Mile. Read More

Grocery store invests $2.5M in renovation

A family owned grocery store has bought the shopping center where it operates, and it's planning a major renovation. Read More

Social center opens off 28th Street

There’s a new rentable venue near 28th Street that offers space for just about anything a diverse community needs. Read More

Builder plots 40-home development

A builder is constructing a residential development on about 45 acres of farmland in the area. Read More
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University eyes extending urban land deal

A university is ready to negotiate an extension to its agreement with an urban real estate development nonprofit, concerning a four-block parcel of downtown land the school owns in the region. Read More
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South Korea taps longtime Griffins coach

The longest-tenured coach in Grand Rapids Griffins history, who played on two Stanley Cup-winning teams, has moved on. Read More
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Dealer expands with used car dealership

A car dealer is expanding in one of its existing markets by opening a used-car dealership. Read More
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Lighting manufacturer names GE vet VP of sales

A maker of lighting products has named a new vice president of sales with more than 30 years of experience in the industry. Read More
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Special Publications

GRBJ The Newsmakers of the Year   The Newsmakers
of the Year
Who made news in 2013?
See profiles of our Newsmaker finalists and Impact Award winner.
grbj50miw   The 50 Most 
Influential Women
Meet Grand Rapids Business Journal’s 2014 “The 50 Most Influential Women in West Michigan” honorees and prepare to be inspired.
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Opinion

Secchia cites, affirms young business community participants

On the eve of the Aug. 5 primary elections, Grand Rapids Business Journal is earnestly urging participation in voter turnout for the many candidates and issues to be determined by an involved electorate next week, not the least of which is the Michigan property tax proposal.
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Michigan's minimum wage and income inequality

No matter how you spin, slice, or season the data, it comes out looking the same: Income disparity has grown since the mid-1970s.
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The key to being successful is adapting and evolving

“Your skills suck.” That’s not something you would actually expect to say during an interview.
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GRM July 2014   Grand Rapids Magazine

Grand Rapids Magazine is a celebration of all the people, places, art and industry that make this one grand place to live work and play.

   

 
  BLUE Summer 2014   Michigan Blue Magazine

Michigan BLUE is a lifestyle magazine that’s targeted at those with an affinity for life lived on water and the riches that living in Michigan brings.