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Developer builds $35M residential project downtown

April 17, 2015
A developer is about to break ground on a $35-million residential project downtown to support the city’s growing population of college students. Read More

Health center wins grant from CVS foundation

April 17, 2015
A nonprofit health center has won a grant from the foundation of CVS Health that it will use to serve under-insured patients in the community. Read More

Retailer pilots online-to-curbside service

April 16, 2015
A retailer has launched a pilot program at one of its stores that allows customers to order items online and pick up their hand-picked orders curbside — without leaving their cars. Read More

Bar throws b'day party

April 15, 2015
A downtown bar is celebrating its birthday with a deal on one of the nation’s “best” burgers and Michigan whiskey. Read More

Hard cider makers medal at international competition

April 14, 2015
One of the world’s largest hard cider competitions took place in Grand Rapids last weekend. Read More

Brewery produces street festival

April 13, 2015
A brewery is beginning to sell advance tickets for its summer street party. Read More

Brewery re-imagines flagship beer

April 10, 2015
A brewery will release a re-imagined version of one of its flagship beers later this month. Read More

Brewery loses in 'Beer Madness' championship

April 8, 2015
A brewery lost a championship matchup Wednesday against an underdog in a national March Madness-style competition. Read More

Craft spirit makers medal at American Distilling Institute awards

April 7, 2015
Craft spirit makers from the region took home medals from a major national competition in Louisville, Ky. Read More

Brewery triples size

April 6, 2015
A brewery in the region is tripling the size of its space. Read More