Items Tagged with 'Muskegon'

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Partners buy junior league hockey franchise

August 26, 2015
Two brothers from the Detroit area have big plans for a West Michigan hockey team. Read More

Summer housing program is a home run

Baker College partners with local employers to attract talented interns to the community.

August 21, 2015
Baker College of Muskegon helped open doors this summer by providing housing options for visiting students who are interning with West Michigan organizations. Read More

$14M waterfront development taking shape

Terrace Point Landing welcomes model home to its waterfront neighborhood.

August 14, 2015
The doors have opened for tours of the first model home in a roughly $14 million urban waterfront community along the shoreline of Muskegon Lake in downtown Muskegon. Read More

Modest employment growth expected for Muskegon County

Quarterly report indicates lakeshore region is moving in the right direction.

August 14, 2015
Based on growth during the first part of the year, Muskegon County’s employment rate is expected to remain positive. Read More

Regional food hub advances

Muskegon will be site of distribution center serving lakeshore, GR, Detroit and Chicago.

July 10, 2015
Muskegon soon could be a regional hub of food activity. Read More

Muskegon aligns for economic sustainability

June 12, 2015
Muskegon has endured a decade of fits and starts, especially the havoc wreaked during the Great Recession when promising projects abruptly were halted, and manufacturing losses left the city and county hard hit. Read More

Muskegon launches image and marketing campaign

Nearly 15 organizations are participating in the $500K, three-year endeavor.

May 22, 2015
Nearly 15 organizations and municipalities throughout the Muskegon area have launched an image and marketing campaign to inform residents and visitors about what the area has to offer. Read More

MAREC tenant plans West Michigan's largest non-utility solar generator

September 26, 2014
Grand Valley State University has announced that a business incubator at the university’s Michigan Alternative and Renewable Energy Center in Muskegon will build the largest non-utility solar generating project in West Michigan at Agritek Industries, a manufacturing company in Holland. Read More

Lakeshore's 'hidden gem' rebounds from recession

Muskegon is in the midst of more than $400 million in new investment and development.

July 18, 2014
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) As unemployment levels decline and investments in Muskegon County continue to increase, economic activity is on the rise. Read More

Change Ups: Baker students demonstrate leadership

May 30, 2014
Four Baker College of Muskegon students garnered awards at the Business Professionals of American National Leadership Conference in Indianapolis. Read More