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Inside Track: Finding the balance between analytics and people

David Levitt, co-founder of Third Coast Development, has made it a point to learn something from everyone he’s worked for.

November 28, 2014
David Levitt is creating his legacy in the local real estate industry by being somewhere in the balance between being the smartest and the nicest guy in a room. Read More

State workers get go-ahead in job discrimination cases

November 28, 2014
Federal courts have dealt a double defeat to the state in job discrimination-related suits by former employees. Read More

Metal fabricator upgrades operation for OEMs

November 28, 2014
A metal fabricator has invested in new production equipment to meet the requirements of manufacturing clients “pushing” to receive better parts with shorter turnaround times. Read More

Lakeshore chamber names Agents of Change

November 27, 2014
A dozen leaders at the lakeshore were recently honored and celebrated as Agents of Change. Read More

Judge sentences ex-Kent County commissioner

November 26, 2014
| By AP
An ex-Kent County commissioner has been sentenced to jail for taking kickbacks while working in sales. Read More

Schuette urges US Supreme Court to hear gay marriage case

November 25, 2014
| By AP
LANSING — Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette and supporters of gay marriage have at least one thing in common: They want the nation’s highest court to use a Michigan case to settle the legality of same-sex nuptials. Read More

ReThink West Michigan targets ex-residents

November 24, 2014
On Thanksgiving eve, professionals who used to live in the region can connect with recruiters ready to fill jobs. Read More

Student wins Rhodes Scholarship

November 24, 2014
| By AP
A University of Michigan student from West Michigan has been named a Rhodes scholar. Read More

Kellogg survey reveals optimism in Latino community

November 21, 2014
A national poll conducted by Latino Decisions for the W.K. Kellogg Foundation revealed that, despite concerns of increasing discrimination and inequities for Latinos and their families in the United States, there is a prevailing sense of optimism about the future. Read More

Grand Rapids ranks as No. 4 'smartest' city in US

November 21, 2014
Grand Rapids is among the “Top 10 Smartest Cities” in the country. Read More