Articles by Pete Daly

State’s Blight Elimination fund targets Club Tequila

Kent County Land Bank has $50K grant to demolish the old South Division joint.

July 3, 2015

Kent passes financial audit with ease

The independent report comes back ‘very, very clean’ for such a large organization.

July 3, 2015

Global factors shrink Kent recycling revenue

Haulers bringing in household recyclables will have to pay to dump them.

July 3, 2015

Planning the Michigan marijuana industry

Three groups have competing ideas for a legal pot industry in the state.

June 26, 2015

‘Payday’ loans aren’t loans under Michigan law

They are not subject to the legal limits on loan interest rates in Michigan.

June 26, 2015

Attorney General claims Western Sky borrowers due refunds

Approximately 17,500 in Michigan borrowed from the online lender at interest as high as 300 percent.

June 26, 2015

Fifth Third trims branches

Internet, mobile apps are triggering changes at banks and credit unions.

June 26, 2015

Export economic development tool is down to the wire

The deadline for reauthorization of the federal Export-Import Bank is Tuesday.

June 26, 2015

Regional airport authority OK’d by Legislature

Kent County commissioners now must work out details of the independent authority.

June 26, 2015