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Adventure Credit Union Wyoming branch

Credit union completes $1.2M branch

A local credit union has built a new $1.2-million branch in the area. Read More

Dickey's Barbecue Pit Muskegon sandwiches

Father and son plan barbecue restaurants

A long-time business owner in the region and his son plan to open a pair of barbecue restaurant franchises. Read More

Tim Kelly

Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. appoints CEO and board members

The management entity for downtown Grand Rapids has selected its new top executive and board members. Read More

Omega Computer Services

Tech company buys building

A tech company in the region is expanding into a new home that's nearly 400 percent larger than its current location. Read More

Staybridge Suites downtown Grand Rapids partial rendering

Developer plans riverfront hotel downtown

A developer in the area is planning to build a hotel along the Grand River in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

Vans Woodland Mall

Footwear retailer entering West Michigan market

An iconic footwear brand is opening its first store in West Michigan. Read More

Rockwell Republic rooftop patio women dining

Grand Rapids is the No. 1 US metro for living a 'balanced lifestyle'

Grand Rapids is the top metro in the country for people looking for balance in their lives. Read More

HBAM Housing

Michigan sees housing permit increase

The percentage of housing permits issued in the state of Michigan in 2017 is strong compared to the year before, but homebuilders still are concerned current strains on the construction industry could hinder future growth. Read More

Office Cleaning

A green kind of clean

It appears antibacterial products aren’t as beneficial as advertised. Read More

Former moulding executive pays it forward

Steve Johandes has witnessed plenty of change in the business world over the years, and now he wants to pass on the insights he has learned. Read More

Brownfield Downtown Market

More money sought to clean up brownfield sites

A new $79-million-per-year proposal from Gov. Rick Snyder would increase funding to protect Michigan’s environment, including $45 million to clean up and redevelop contaminated sites. Read More

Wolverine Worldwide committing $40M to groundwater issues

Wolverine Worldwide said it expects to spend $40 million addressing groundwater issues in the area. Read More

Joan Dahl

Barbecue chain opens restaurant

A new barbecue restaurant has opened in the area. Read More

Ravines Golf Club course hole

Country club owner buying golf course

A country club owner is adding a new golf course to its portfolio. Read More

ChoiceOne Bank Rockford branch interior rendering

Bank plans suburban branch

A West Michigan-based bank is planning to open a new branch in the area this fall. Read More

Wolverine Worldwide: Dump sites not responsible for lead in water

A footwear and apparel maker that's working to clean up dump sites in the area said it doesn't believe the contamination is responsible for reports of elevated lead levels in water. Read More

Public Record

Feb. 9 — Mortgages Read More