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The local and worldwide fight to end human trafficking has found new allies in two West Michigan women entrepreneurs. Read More
Elevator Up expects to double in size by the end of the year.
Things are looking up for Grand Rapids’ startup community. Read More
Feeding America West Michigan doled out 27.6 million pounds of food last year.
For the last three years, the work of Feeding America West Michigan has been off the charts. Read More
App that facilitates connection between donors and street solicitors wins Startup Weekend.
You’re walking or driving on the streets of Grand Rapids, when someone asks you for spare change. You want to be charitable, but you’re not sure you trust what’ll happen to the money. What do you do? Read More
Success Virtual Learning Centers partners with schools to complete graduation requirements.
Students who have left high school before graduating now have a new option to complete their learning in a virtual setting. Read More
GR actor has a part in ‘Batman v Superman,’ but he can’t say a word about it.
Ralph Lister is about to become one of Grand Rapids’ most high-profile actors, thanks to a mysterious role in the upcoming Michigan-made blockbuster “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,” set to be released in March. Read More
Acclaimed tech strategist foresees driverless cars, solar energy — and elimination of lying.
Listening to Salim Ismail talk is like having someone from a Star Trek-like future step out of a time machine, reach out his hand and offer you a ride. Read More
Country still hasn’t recovered from earthquake six years ago.
Six years ago this month, Haiti became ground zero to one of the deadliest natural disasters of the 21st century. Read More