Items Tagged with 'Walker'


Good cider is pretty simple

Engelsma’s Apple Barn wins the statewide cider contest again this year.

December 19, 2014
Jim, Becky and Bridget Engelsma’s recipe for award-winning fresh apple cider is pretty simple as far as the ingredients go: several varieties of apples, period. No preservatives, either. Read More

Fine paper distributor turns to new owner

November 15, 2013
A fine paper distributor operating in the area since 1919 has a new owner. Read More

Lady Jane's styles new West Michigan salon

July 29, 2013
A St. Clair Shores-based salon for men is opening its third store in West Michigan on Monday. Read More

Ranger Die is heading to Coopersville

Tooling and stamping firm will have more space and be under one roof.

July 5, 2013
The former Best Packaging building in Coopersville is about to become the new best home for Ranger Die Inc. Read More

Challenge Manufacturing plans 180 auto jobs, $10M expansion

March 27, 2013
Two economic development agencies — The Right Place in Grand Rapids and Lakeshore Advantage in Zeeland, in collaboration with The Michigan Economic Development Corp., the city of Holland and the city of Walker — have announced the approval of a $1 million Michigan Business Development Program performance-based grant for Walker-based Challenge Manufacturing Co. Read More

Greatland acquires and

February 7, 2013
Greatland Corp. in Walker has announced its acquisition of and from Portland, Ore.-based Express Internet Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Read More

Video: The Rapid COO describes how Walker ballot proposal affects service

November 6, 2012
The board of the public transit authority that operates buses in Grand Rapids and five other cities has heard staff testimony on how service would be affected by a yes or no vote on today’s Walker ballot proposal. Read More

Transit service may end in Walker

August 19, 2012

The Kent County Taxpayers Alliance reported last week that it helped Walker residents collect more than 1,700 signatures to put an initiative on the November ballot that could potentially remove the city from the Interurban Transit Partnership.

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