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ARTICLES

Metal franchise cuts into market

October 30, 2014
An international metal-supply franchise is settling into the market and hoping to fill retail and B2B gaps in the region’s metal industry. Read More

Amway Grand Plaza undergoes $14M facelift

Changes are being made with the business traveler in mind.

October 24, 2014
Just shy of its 100-year anniversary, which takes place in 2016, Amway Grand Plaza is undergoing a $14 million renovation project that focuses on business travelers. Read More

Inside Track: Troy Yarbrough is happiest when he’s building something

The CEO of Preferred Construction Group promotes mentorship within the industry.

October 24, 2014
Growing up, Troy Yarbrough discovered he had a knack for grasping the intricacies of science and mathematics. Read More

College steps into $7M athletic building

October 24, 2014
A college is preparing to unveil the roughly $7-million athletic building it began constructing last fall. Read More

Prison site locks in $34.6M energy services contract

October 23, 2014
A prison site in the region is about to undergo significant energy improvements, with guaranteed savings, thanks to a $34.6-million contract the state has signed with an energy services provider with a mid-Michigan presence. Read More

University wins silver for $1.7M construction project

October 23, 2014
A university in the region has cut the energy usage at its honors college by 50 percent after a $1.7-million renovation and expansion project that earned the school its latest LEED certification. Read More

Home design show visits city

October 23, 2014
Need ideas on how to turn your house into a home? Read More

How do you view temporary help?

October 23, 2014
How much respect do we give those who come into our companies to assist for short periods of time throughout the year? Read More

Linda Vos-Graham oversees glass growth

October 21, 2014
During eight of the past 10 years, Vos Glass has earned awards of excellence for its many technical and high-profile commercial glazing projects, while growing its retail business under the leadership of Linda Vos-Graham. Read More

University builds $1.2M stained-glass windows

October 20, 2014
A Danish artist is shedding light on a university’s planned $15-million chapel by creating a $1.2-million set of handcrafted stained-glass windows with about 4,000 pieces of glass. Read More