Lakeshore

Holland, Grand Haven, Muskegon and Saugatuck

ARTICLES

Federal grant will be used to restore Muskegon Lake wetlands

Project should be final piece needed to remove the lake from the areas of concern list.

August 26, 2016
The restoration of Muskegon Lake is worth millions. Read More

Search for new talent turns digital

Lakeshore Advantage unveils website designed to attract young professionals to region.

August 26, 2016
Nestled in the upper left corner of the banner of michigansmartcoast.com is a simple call to action — “Discover Your Place.” Read More

Automation supplier plans new facility

August 24, 2016
A maker of automated machinery in the region is planning to build a new 40,000-square-foot facility and create 60 jobs. Read More

Agricultural company sells and saves 300 jobs

August 24, 2016
Three hundred jobs in the region have been saved after an agricultural company facing bankruptcy sold its assets. Read More

Innovation investment called lacking

Survey finds large companies talk big but perform little follow-up.

August 19, 2016
In order for innovation to be more than an impressive word thrown around in quarterly meetings, resources need to be appropriated for it. Read More

Survey: 72 percent of firms plan to expand

Employers in Allegan, Ottawa counties also are addressing talent shortage.

August 12, 2016
For the third straight year, employers in West Michigan see an increase in sales, according to a report from Zeeland-based Lakeshore Advantage. Read More

Judge sentences ex-funeral director for fraud

August 9, 2016
| By AP
A former funeral director in the region has been sentenced to jail for fraud. Read More

Aviation supplier plans plant expansion

August 8, 2016
A supplier of engines, components and systems for the aviation industry is planning to expand a facility in the region. Read More

Investors plan 120-acre development at former plant site

August 3, 2016
An investor group is planning a major redevelopment project that would drastically transform more than a mile of blighted lakeshore property and represent an “eventual investment” of more than “several hundred million dollars.” Read More

National building supplier acquires company

August 3, 2016
A national company has acquired a building supplier with a long history in the region. Read More