Shopping centers, openings/closings, technology and innovation


Cheri DeVos restoring historic suburban building

July 27, 2017
The plans for a historic building in a Grand Rapids suburb have been unveiled. Read More

West Michigan breweries medal at US Open Beer Championship

July 27, 2017
Several West Michigan breweries have brought home medals from the U.S. Open Beer Championship. Read More

American-style restaurant opening doors

July 26, 2017
A new restaurant will open in Grand Rapids on Thursday. Read More

French restaurant leases space downtown

July 25, 2017
A new restaurant is slated for downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

Fast-casual Mexican restaurant chain opening location

July 25, 2017
A chain of fast-casual Mexican restaurants is opening a new location in the area. Read More

Downtown barbecue restaurant closes doors

July 24, 2017
Another Grand Rapids restaurant has shuttered its doors. Read More

Breweries and homebrewers create Pro-Am brews

July 24, 2017
Grand Rapids breweries are partnering with homebrewers to create a number of special brews. Read More

Electronic repair hobby turns into full-time job

Ryan Brondyke launched Cell Medic Phone Repair in 2015 after word-of-mouth referrals grew client base.

July 21, 2017
Ryan Brondyke tried to repair his first iPhone after it hit the pavement. Read More

Real estate firm steps out into market

July 20, 2017
There’s a new real estate firm in the region. Read More

Spirits maker wins double-gold medals at international competition

July 20, 2017
A pair of gins by a Grand Rapids distillery were among the top winners at a global gin-tasting competition. Read More