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Creston Brewery location pre-move in

Partners plan urban brewery with entertainment venue

Another local brewery should be open by “the time the snow melts.” Read More

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Arena Place names next tenant

A new downtown development has another retail tenant. Read More

Michigan Farm Bureau annual meeting

Downtown hosts statewide farming conference

More than 1,500 farmers from around Michigan will gather in Grand Rapids this week for a three-day conference. Read More

UICA exhibit

Nonprofits count on '#GivingTuesday'

A number of West Michigan nonprofits are hoping to see an influx of donations on Tuesday and this week, thanks to a worldwide campaign. Read More

Questioning a health system's expansion

A local health system has money to spend. Read More

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Downtown partners on Christmas tree

Downtown Grand Rapids will celebrate the lighting of its Christmas tree this Thursday at Rosa Parks Circle. Read More


Meritage is ready for another helping

Within about a mile of the Medical Mile, Meritage Hospitality Group has three restaurants under construction. Read More

18th Amendment Spirits

New distillery for downtown Muskegon

Michael Brower’s great-great-grandfather opened a saloon in Ely, Minnesota, in the early 1900s, before being thrown from a beer delivery wagon and dying in 1913. Read More