December 1

Soft pretzel chain opens next locations

A soft pretzel franchise is growing its West Michigan footprint. Read More

Partners plan urban brewery with entertainment venue

Another local brewery should be open by “the time the snow melts.” Read More

Meritage is ready for another helping

Within about a mile of the Medical Mile, Meritage Hospitality Group has three restaurants under construction. Read More

College receives $300K for minority scholars program

A college’s pre-college program for minority high school students will expand after receiving increased financial support from a retailer. Read More

Q&A: Hillary Taatjes Woznick

Hillary Taatjes Woznick specializes in office and retail real estate at NAI Wisinski of West Michigan. Read More

Arena Place names next tenant

A new downtown development has another retail tenant. Read More

Faith-based nonprofit names director or PR

A former U.S. Army Reserve officer with more than 20 years of experience in public affairs is the new public face of a nonprofit. Read More

Nonprofits count on '#GivingTuesday'

A number of West Michigan nonprofits are hoping to see an influx of donations on Tuesday and this week, thanks to a worldwide campaign. Read More

Downtown hosts statewide farming conference

More than 1,500 farmers from around Michigan will gather in Grand Rapids this week for a three-day conference. Read More

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Road funding: Just fix the damn roads

In May, Michigan voters sent a clear message to Lansing: find a better way to “fix the damn roads”!

Getting health care costs under control: First, admit we have a problem

It’s that time of year again when people go through open enrollment and supposedly make the wise benefit choices on health care that will protect them and their family for the coming year.

Giving Tuesday: for whatever reason, say yes

You know the sequence: Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Cyber Monday and then Giving Tuesday.
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