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Local First names LocalMotion winners

January 28, 2015
Local First has named the winners of its LocalMotion Awards. Read More

Inforum kicks off 10th year in region

January 28, 2015
Inforum, a statewide women’s networking nonprofit, is kicking off its 10th year in the region with an event on Wednesday night featuring an Amway VP. Read More

YMCA names director of mission advancement

January 27, 2015
There’s a new director of mission advancement at the YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo. Read More

Grand Rapids chamber produces Insights on Standing Up for LGBT Equality

January 27, 2015
A former Republican state representative is helping the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce in its effort to establish rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees. Read More

West Michigan Tourist Association names executive director

January 26, 2015
A regional tourism nonprofit has hired a new executive director. Read More

Township association convenes downtown

January 26, 2015
More than 1,100 government officials and staff, representing local governments from 71 counties across the state, will convene downtown this week for their annual conference. Read More

TEDxGrandRapids opens applications

January 23, 2015
The opportunity has arrived to be in the audience at this year’s TEDxGrandRapids event. Read More

Grand Rapids chamber names board members

January 22, 2015
There are five new faces and several new officers on the board of the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce. Read More

The Right Place names board members

January 21, 2015
The Right Place has named four business leaders to its board and several officers to lead the governing body. Read More

Shelter reports year-end numbers

January 21, 2015
Hundreds of thousands of needs were met in Grand Rapids last year, thanks to a downtown shelter. Read More