ARTICLES

Meijer Gardens reports best-ever summer

September 3, 2015
| By AP
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park has had its busiest summer season in its 20-year history. Read More

Philanthropist donates land to nature center

August 20, 2015
| By AP
The Kalamazoo Nature Center is getting a 22-acre land donation from philanthropist Jon Stryker along with support for a new educational facility. Read More

Credit union manager pleads guilty to embezzling

August 19, 2015
| By AP
A manager at a Muskegon County credit union has pleaded guilty to embezzling $1.9 million from its cash vault between 2001 and this year. Read More

Grand Rapids elects first female mayor

August 5, 2015
| By AP
The people of Grand Rapids have elected the city’s first female mayor. Read More

Feds award $3.3M to airport

August 4, 2015
| By AP
An airport in the region is getting a federal grant worth roughly $3.3 million to help with projects. Read More

State accuses ex-public health official of spending $510K on psychic

July 28, 2015
| By AP
The former head of a mental health organization in the region is accused of giving $510,000 in public funds to a psychic palm reader in Florida under the guise of health care consulting. Read More

Building owners lose appeal over demolition

July 14, 2015
| By AP
Owners who say their commercial building in the area was demolished without their knowledge have lost an appeal in the case. Read More

Worker dies after accident at business

July 9, 2015
| By AP
A man has died after an accident at a local packaging business. Read More

Plant worker dies after accident

July 8, 2015
| By AP
An employee at an automotive stamping facility in the region has died in an accident. Read More

Business sees $1M in damage after fire

July 2, 2015
| By AP
Officials said a fire at a Grand Rapids business that sent a large plume of smoke wafting over parts of the city caused an estimated $1 million in damage. Read More