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Developer plans 12-story hotel downtown

A slated $63.5-million downtown project could switch from apartments to a hotel. Read More

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Gastro pub filling riverfront vacancy

A former riverfront restaurant space in the area has landed a new tenant to fill the vacated spot, which has been empty since last summer. Read More

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Food maker eliminating 250 jobs

A food maker in the region has announced that it will eliminate 250 jobs. Read More

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Truck supplier moving production from plants

A global supplier to the truck industry has announced plans to transition production from two lakeshore plants — a move that will impact hundreds of workers — as part of its North American restructuring. Read More

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Construction firm names EVP

A local construction firm has a new executive vice president. Read More

College facing lawsuit over constitution handouts

A college in the region is being sued by a student and two others who say they were arrested while peacefully distributing copies of the U.S. Constitution. Read More

Do I really want to hire a lawyer?

Business owners often wonder if it is really necessary to hire a lawyer to analyze and counsel related to certain opportunities and risks facing their business. The hesitancy of business owners is understandable, since legal fees can quickly accumulate and short-run returns are not always immediately evident. Read More