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Bar ranks among top five in nation

September 22, 2014
A local bar has been voted the top beer bar in the region — and one of the top five bars in the U.S. Read More

Delivery service brings IKEA to your door

Calvin grad seizes an opportunity to create his own business.

September 19, 2014
Planning a trip to IKEA? There is a delivery service in town that will make the trip for you. Read More

ArtPrize is springboard to restaurants' busy season

Arena District enjoys 20 to 40 percent boost during event’s run.

September 19, 2014
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) With nearly 400,000 more people spending time in downtown Grand Rapids than normal, ArtPrize is a boon to area hotels, restaurants and bars. Read More

Grand Rapids vies for 'Best Beer Town' title

September 19, 2014
The online poll that originally named Grand Rapids BeerCity, U.S.A. might be dead, but another one has popped up at one of the nation’s largest newspapers. Read More

Group plans tiki restaurant and bar downtown

September 18, 2014
A bar group is planning to open a tiki-themed barbecue restaurant and bar downtown. Read More

Retailer shoots 'sofies' downtown

September 17, 2014
Sofas and a celebrity photographer will be hitting the streets downtown tomorrow. Read More

Retailer pays $2M for selling recalled products

September 17, 2014
| By AP
A retailer will pay $2 million to settle charges that the company knowingly sold and distributed hundreds of recalled products. Read More

Wolverine Worldwide names brand presidents

September 15, 2014
Wolverine Worldwide has named two new leaders of its Sperry Top-Sider and Keds brands. Read More

Beer City Round Table taps into industry

September 15, 2014
The local craft beer industry is coming together to field questions at the Beer City Round Table this week. Read More

Employees receive gift that keeps on giving

September 11, 2014
A local company did something a little bit different recently when it presented its employees with $100 gift certificates. Read More