Focus

Cherry Street Services will test new health care model

WMIPEI develops plan to use student teams to augment services.

July 4, 2014

Spectrum hosts ‘Gemba’ visit for health care leaders

Hospitals are incorporating the same lean principles used in manufacturing.

July 4, 2014

Beacon Hill at Eastgate announces $30M expansion

Between 50 and 60 more units should be available by fall 2016 to meet growing demand.

June 27, 2014

Area retirement communities nearing full occupancy

Being on a waiting list has its advantages, however, allowing time for planning a move.

June 27, 2014

Michigan entrepreneurs are ‘energized’

There wasn’t as much encouragement a few years ago for people trying to start a business.

June 20, 2014

Organic cloth diaper company takes off

Smart Bottoms in Grand Rapids has retailers from the U.S. to New Zealand.

June 20, 2014

Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing gets $9.8 million for growth

The Municipal Employees’ Retirement System made the biggest investment.

June 20, 2014

Family-run shop in Grand Haven becomes a chocolate destination

Chocolates by Grimaldi puts emphasis on local products and teaching sons the business.

June 20, 2014

Is downtown ready for a building boom?

Experts say expanding population will demand more housing options — and soon.

June 13, 2014

Want to live downtown? Join the list

Healthy occupancy rates show the city’s strong residential core.

June 13, 2014