Holland, Grand Haven, Muskegon and Saugatuck


Muskegon County books record tourism

Hotel occupancy rates crest 50 percent mark for first time in years.

May 26, 2017
(Watch for this story Monday morning on WZZM TV 13) Tourists are keeping Muskegon County’s hospitality and tourism businesses busy. Read More

Police shut down beach party

May 23, 2017
| By AP
Police closed a lakeshore beach for a few hours after complaints about hundreds of college students partying. Read More

Chamber completes building renovation

May 23, 2017
A chamber of commerce in the region has renovated its building. Read More

30-mile trail project nears completion

Ottawa County Parks & Recreation Commission hopes to complete $41-million plan linking Grand Haven to Grand Rapids in five years.

May 19, 2017
In a few short years, West Michigan residents and visitors will be able to bike from Grand Haven to Grand Rapids making pit stops at parks and swim spots along the way. Read More

Distillery pushes into food market

Holland’s Coppercraft adds meal options to pair with its spirits, cocktails.

May 19, 2017
Holland’s Coppercraft Distillery recently opened a full-service restaurant, with intentions to push the lakeshore residents beyond spirits. Read More

Chamber names minority business award winners

May 12, 2017
A chamber of commerce in the region has recognized two attorneys and the owner of a manufacturing company with awards that celebrate diversity and community advocacy. Read More

Meijer rolling out home delivery to lakeshore

May 11, 2017
Meijer is bringing its home delivery service to the lakeshore. Read More

GE Aviation soars in Muskegon area

‘Brilliant factory’ improves efficiency and increases production of parts for Boeing 777 engines.

May 5, 2017
GE Aviation’s recently opened $14.5-million, 35,000-square-foot facility in Norton Shores is part of its efforts to double down on new technology. Read More

Nonprofits producing Freshwater Dune Summit

May 4, 2017
The first Freshwater Dune Summit is taking place along West Michigan’s lakeshore. Read More

From Fortune 500 to family stores, Collective Idea covers wide range

Holland-based software company’s clients include health care, big business and data companies large and small.

April 28, 2017
Coming together to help a company streamline its operations is Holland software company Collective Idea’s goal. Read More