ARTICLES

Street Talk: CWD has its eyes on the Prize

GVSU green.

August 22, 2014
As Grand Rapids gears up to host its annual art extravaganza, corporate sponsors are getting on board to help with the details. Read More

Street Talk: GRPS bandwagon is going to pass you

Term limits.

August 15, 2014
Despite the negative comments you’ve heard in the recent past, it’s turning the corner and you’d better hop on before it’s too late. Read More

Street Talk: Dick DeVos airs it out on proposed airport authority

Best for West.

August 8, 2014
In recent years, Dick DeVos has done a great deal for the Gerald R. Ford International Airport. Read More

Street Talk: These eight are the real MCOYs

Float a loan?

August 1, 2014
What it really comes down to is this: Who plays nice in the sandbox? Read More

Street Talk: What do you want to B? Good examples abound

Silver lining.

July 25, 2014
Imagine working for a business that wants to improve your quality of life and increase the power of your impact outside the workplace — and where you are rewarded for reducing your travel impact, volunteering in your local community, eating local food, or reducing your waste. Read More

Street Talk: We are all pawns in this game of chess

Twister assist.

July 18, 2014
Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. has put a giant, outdoor chess set in front of the Grand Rapids Art Museum for free public use in an effort to “encourage urban recreation.” Read More

Street Talk: Wege went green before it was cool

We all scream.

July 11, 2014
It’s quite possible that even before anyone knew the South American rainforests were in trouble, Peter Wege already was lending a helping hand. Read More

Street Talk: Izzo's performance is par for the course

Pump stump.

July 4, 2014
Golf outing! Those are celebrated words in West Michigan, and it was especially evident as a couple of hundred Michigan State University alumni and friends stayed the Egypt Valley course through one of the steamiest days yet last Monday. Read More

Construction Notebook

June 30, 2014
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Street Talk: A positive senior moment

The Cup runneth over.

June 27, 2014
In his June 2 Special Message to the Legislature on Aging, Gov. Rick Snyder warned that Michigan “has more work to do to prepare for its aging population. It’s time to reinvent the way we think about aging, in a positive way.” Read More