Focus

State Bar honors attorney Carl Ver Beek with highest award

Varnum attorney’s lengthy career is marked by community and professional participation.

August 29, 2014

Law firm adds practice group focused on managing data

A common problem for companies is maintaining far more data than necessary.

August 29, 2014

Declining demographic, better economy impact enrollment

To compete, West Michigan colleges and universities are increasing their recruitment efforts.

August 22, 2014

WMU students launch SafeSense Technologies with impact sensor

Helmet product is designed to measure concussive blows on gridiron and battlefield.

August 22, 2014

GRCC toasts area's philanthropic spirit as it turns 100

College’s ‘100 Ways to Give’ effort incorporates extensive service projects.

August 22, 2014

Calvin adds Chinese language education major/minor

State approval results in curriculum that trains students to teach Chinese.

August 22, 2014

GRCC offers Homeland Security training course

New class seeks to develop critical thinking skills in emergency situations.

August 22, 2014

Hops production on the rise

A new grower near Greenville has become a licensed food processor.

August 15, 2014

Real estate firm uses restaurant to support charity

Third Coast Development owns El Barrio in Mid Towne Village.

August 15, 2014

Money for everything from farms to factories — and libraries

USDA Rural Development loans help growers with a variety of programs.

August 15, 2014