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Trampoline park takes next leap

October 24, 2014
An international franchise of trampoline centers is expanding in the region. Read More

Wolverine Worldwide appoints woman to board

October 24, 2014
The latest member of Wolverine Worldwide's board of directors is a senior executive at a Fortune 500 software maker. Read More

Developers target Grand Rapids' 'next great neighborhood'

October 22, 2014
The historic Creston neighborhood in northeast Grand Rapids is set to see three projects under development that will create new apartments, a rooftop bar and retail space — which city officials believe will help transform the area. Read More

Footwear division opens pop-up store

October 22, 2014
A footwear division from the area has opened its first North American pop-up store. Read More

Barbecue restaurant signs with Downtown Market

October 21, 2014
A nationally recognized barbecue joint in Detroit is expanding into downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

Taphouse names 'all-women' leadership team

October 21, 2014
A strong female presence will run a new beer-focused restaurant in Grand Rapids. Read More

Fork Fest spotlights 'agricultural abundance'

October 21, 2014
Local First’s Fork Fest will support a sustainable community this week by introducing food lovers to many locally sourced restaurants and encouraging them to shift their dollars to those establishments. Read More

Retailer rolls out everyday meal options

October 20, 2014
A retailer has rolled out a “first-of-its-kind” initiative that blends its stores and online presence to help customers make everyday meals. Read More

Car dealer plans jobs for expansion

October 17, 2014
A car dealer with a “greatly expanding” business is planning to hire 20 to 30 employees for its newly acquired space on 29th Street. Read More

Electronics reseller plugs into next store

October 17, 2014
An e-waste recycler and reseller has expanded its local footprint. Read More