Charlsie Dewey

Charlsie Dewey

Charlsie Dewey is a Grand Rapids Business Journal staff reporter who covers law, health care, manufacturing, travel and tourism, marketing, PR and advertising, sustainability and arts and entertainment. Email Charlsie at cdewey at grbj dot com. Follow her on Twitter @CharlsieMDewey


Universities partner with utility to provide solar power

Solar gardens allow WMU, GVSU to further sustainability missions.

September 30, 2016
(Watch for this story Monday morning on WZZM TV 13) Solar power is growing in West Michigan thanks to two solar gardens that began operating this year. Read More

Construction underway on $271 million medical center

Hospital, scheduled for June 2019 opening, will include 267 private patient rooms, new emergency department.

September 30, 2016
Construction is underway in Muskegon on the new $271 million, nine-story Mercy Health Muskegon medical center, which is expected to have a “transformational” impact on patient health along the lakeshore. Read More

Smith Haughey celebrates 75 years of practicing law

Firm transitions from small practice to full service law firm with offices in five locations.

September 30, 2016
Over the past 75 years, Smith Haughey Rice & Roegge has transitioned from a small litigation practice to a full service law firm with an impressive reputation and a history of influential cases. Read More

Appliance maker signs deal with homebuilder

September 30, 2016
An appliance maker in the region has extended an exclusive agreement with a national homebuilder for three of its brands. Read More

Juice maker rolls out organic line

September 30, 2016
A juice maker in the area is rolling out an organic line with 100-percent juice for “healthy families” looking for “pure and simple ingredients.” Read More

Downtown hotel renovates rooms

September 29, 2016
A downtown hotel has renovated its rooms in anticipation of its 10th anniversary next year. Read More

Partners roll out telemedicine services

September 28, 2016
A pair of local health care organizations have partnered to offer on-demand telemedicine services. Read More

Publisher inks three-book deal with Olympian

September 28, 2016
An Olympic track star for the U.S. has written her memoir, which will be published by a local publisher. Read More

Chamber produces Health Care Summit

September 28, 2016
The Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a half-day summit on health care for employers on Friday. Read More

Hospital foundation hosts gala downtown

September 27, 2016
A hospital foundation is hosting a gala downtown this week in support of lifesaving programs. Read More