January 19

Developer plans shopping center

A new shopping center could be on its way to one of the busiest retail corridors in the area. Read More

Grand Rapids 'housing shortage' ranks No. 3 in US

Homebuyers in West Michigan are feeling the crunch of one of the tightest residential real estate markets in the country. Read More

Restaurant chain closes downtown location

A restaurant chain has closed its doors downtown after three years in operation. Read More

Owner sells contract packaging company

A contract packaging and fulfillment company in the area has been acquired. Read More

Bank names president and CEO

A bank in the region looked within to find its new president and CEO. Read More

Behavioral health provider hires hospital medical director

Ending a nationwide search, a local behavioral health provider has found its new hospital medical director. Read More

Trade commission rules on washer 'dumping' case

An appliance maker in the region has been vindicated again in its claims that competitors were participating in unlawful “dumping” practices. Read More

Car dealer acquires dealership

A Detroit area car dealer is entering Grand Rapids. Read More

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Market-rate housing saturation compels a new plan

One year ago, public discussion in Grand Rapids seemed to have enough momentum to portend promise of affordable housing problem solving, but as the new year begins, developers, lenders and brokers told the Business Journal they’re treading lightly into future — with market rate developments.

Letter: City headed in right direction

I was the chief of police in Grand Rapids for 16 years — 1981 to 1998.

Today’s schooling techniques ‘frozen in time’

I recently had a chance to visit the Grand Rapids Public Museum School.
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