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Civic partners market 35 key properties

A regional partnership has launched a targeted marketing campaign aimed at key developers for strategic sites in Kent and Muskegon counties. Read More


80-store outlet mall ready to go

An outlet shopping destination is opening the doors to nearly 80 stores this weekend in Byron Center. Read More


Glamping resort opens in northern Michigan

(As seen on WZZM TV 13) If your idea of camping involves more than a tent and the cold, hard ground, a new “glamping” resort that opened earlier this year in northern Michigan might be right for you. Read More

California firm buys apartment complex for $4.4M

A California firm is entering the residential market in Michigan after purchasing an apartment complex in the region for $4.4 million. Read More

Tesla Supercharger station

Tesla plugs in 'supercharger' station

The lack of Tesla Motors charging stations in the Grand Rapids region is about to change. Read More

Calvin Christian Reformed Church Family Assistance emergency clothing center

Church builds $600K emergency clothing center

A local church is taking Jesus’ words about clothing the poor and needy to heart. Read More

Ionia Spectrum campus

Health system building integrated care center

Construction has begun on a new 10,000-square-foot integrated care campus that will be located in Berlin Township. Read More

Indian Trails Camp Kate Pew Wolters Center rendering

Camp builds $2.7M center

The legacy of disability advocate Kate Pew Wolters will live on in a camp she once attended. Read More

Eagle Alloy

Society names company Metalcaster of the Year

A national society has named a company in the region Metalcaster of the Year for its commitment to corporate responsibility and its employees’ health. Read More

Lakeshore Drive Ottawa County

Lakeshore bike lane rolls forward

A lakeshore county is rolling forward with a bike-lane project for serious cyclists after funding rolled in and final construction costs came in lower than anticipated. Read More

Expecting: airport authority finally may have a ‘birth’ date

It’s been a long gestation — longer, even, than that of an elephant — but it appears the new regional airport authority that will take over management of Gerald R. Ford International Airport may be “born” in late August, as a Kent County official put it. Read More

Ray Shelgosh

Inside Track: Crafting a long and successful career

Ray Shelgosh thought a light sweater would be all he would need for a quick mid-April interview in Grand Rapids. Read More

Crossroads Conference Center

Conference center expands

There’s now more space for corporate events, weddings and other events in Grand Rapids. Read More

Van Andel Arena concert

City’s venues attract name performers, throngs of visitors

A collaborative effort put forth by the entire city is the main reason Van Andel Arena, DeVos Place and DeVos Performance Hall frequently rank well ahead of similar venues in other cities. Read More

Experience GR buildigns

Quite an experience

With one great disruptive idea, could Grand Rapids be the next Austin? Read More

Rapid-Line Baxter collaborative robot Rethink Robotics

Metal fabricator deploys collaborative robots

A metal fabricator that began using a collaborative robot earlier this year has seen a return on investment and added a second robot to its production line. Read More

Public Record

July 24 — Mortgages Read More