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Grand Rapids receives $1M for biomedical research center

March 30, 2015
| By AP
The state said that Grand Rapids is getting $1 million to help clean up the site of Michigan State University's planned $85.1-million biomedical research center downtown. Read More

Technology erases some mobility barriers

Sable Homes’ process benefits those with physical impairments.

March 27, 2015
The secret to creating hundreds of easily accessible homes for those with mobility impairments was right under John Bitely’s nose all along. Read More

Packaging supplier enlists firms for $50M plant in Idaho

March 26, 2015
A packaging supplier, construction company and architecture firm from the region are working together to build a $50-million plant in Idaho. Read More

Grand Rapids plans $10M riverfront land purchase

March 25, 2015
The city of Grand Rapids is looking to spend $10 million to purchase four acres along the Grand River that sit as undeveloped space and parking lots. Read More

Bar travels south for $3M expansion

March 25, 2015
A bar chain is entering its fourth state. Read More

Firm buys 'well-run' downtown apartment building for $9.3M

March 24, 2015
A downtown apartment building with ground-floor retail and office space is under new ownership. Read More

Kent County home values back to pre-recession levels

Now there just isn’t enough inventory to meet buyer demand.

March 20, 2015
The long, deep recession that flattened the residential real estate and home construction industries has finally ended, with an early indication that home prices in Kent County rose an average of 7.25 percent in 2014. Read More

Kent planning qualifies for FEMA grant

The $708,653 will enable Plainfield Township to buy and remove flood-prone homes.

March 20, 2015
Kent County has had a hazard mitigation plan in effect for years, which is why it qualifies for a $708,653 FEMA Hazard Mitigation Grant to be used by Plainfield Township to acquire and remove 15 flood-prone houses along the Grand River. Read More

Auto supplier completes $53.6M expansion

March 20, 2015
A Japanese auto supplier has invested $53.6 million and created 100 jobs in the region to support the company’s “next-generation” production and testing capabilities. Read More

Furniture dealer outfits Start Garden

March 20, 2015
A furniture dealer has finished outfitting Start Garden’s new space downtown. Read More