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Dutton Christian School middle school campus expansion exterior rendering

School begins $3.5M expansion

A school in the area is embarking on a $3.5-million expansion project. Read More

Graydon's Crossing beer glass flight

Partners buy Grand Rapids gastropub

A gastropub in Grand Rapids has been sold to a local developer and two partners who plan to keep the neighborhood “charm” going. Read More

Flagstar Bank

Bank acquiring eight branches in California

A bank with a major presence in the region is acquiring eight branches from a California bank. Read More

State expands investigation into Wolverine Worldwide waste disposal

Michigan officials said the state's investigation into the old disposal of tannery waste by Wolverine Worldwide has expanded. Read More

Foremost Farms USA headquarters

Milk co-op plans processing campus

A milk processing co-operative plans to build a dairy processing facility in the region. Read More

Duluth Trading Co. store exterior

Workwear retailer enters West Michigan market

A workwear retailer has opened its first store in West Michigan and is celebrating its grand opening this week. Read More

Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce 250 Monroe office rendering partial interior

Chamber relocating to new downtown space

The Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce is planning to relocate to a new location downtown. Read More

Steelcase Munich Learning + Innovation Center LINC

Furniture maker opens innovation center in Germany

A local office furniture maker has opened a European center for innovation to “propel global growth.” Read More

Courtyard Marriott

Holland property ranks among top five Marriott hotels

The performance of Holland’s third and newest downtown hotel has landed its general manager on a list of “30 GMs to Watch” and rocketed the location to the top echelon of Marriott hotels by guest satisfaction. Read More


Reports show steady retail growth

(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The quarterly report released by Colliers International West Michigan reflects a strong economy across the retail, industrial and office space sectors. Across these industries, a high demand for space is keeping vacancy low. Read More


Unions opt for own training center

The Michigan Statewide Carpenters and Millwrights Joint Apprenticeship and Training Fund recently broke ground on a state-of-the-art training center to service union carpenters and millwrights in the West Michigan region. Read More

Ottawa prepares for marina facelift

The Ottawa County Parks and Recreation Commission revealed preliminary plans regarding an upgraded marina facility and enhanced park land on Lake Macatawa at the Historic Ottawa Beach Parks site in Holland. Read More

HBAM: 3Q housing permits increase 4.5 percent

Housing permits for single-family home construction increased 4.5 percent in Michigan during the first nine months of 2017. Read More

SpartanNash D&W Fresh Market Grand Haven Robbins Road

Grocery chain cuts stores

A locally based grocery store chain has cut a number of stores from its portfolio. Read More

former Macy's property Battle Creek aerial view

Big-box retail property up for auction

A vacant big-box store in the region spanning 102,071 square feet is up for auction. Read More

Ferris State University Swan Annex rendering

College launches $80M fundraising campaign

A college in the region is launching its first comprehensive capital campaign. Read More

Richard Engels left and Dennis Engels

Long-time jeweler closing doors

A historic jeweler in the area is closing its doors. Read More

MedData Grand Rapids office

Health company opens call center facility

A patient services management company has opened a new facility in town for hundreds of employees. Read More

Wolverine Worldwide spending $3M to deal with dump sites

Wolverine Worldwide expects to spend about $3 million this year dealing with chemicals at its former dump sites in the area. Read More

Public Record

Nov. 10 — Mortgages Read More