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Community response to what's happening locally.
In a recent article by Pat Evans (“Some advisors eschew the CFP, April 8), stockbroker Jaime Westenbarger was quoted as saying that he has not earned the Certified Financial Planner certification because “it doesn’t reflect what most people are looking for in a financial advisor.” Read More
This is in reference to the $24 million planned to be spent on two new buildings at Spectrum Health and Pine Rest (“Spectrum Health and Pine Rest plan $24.2M in construction,” March 27, grbj.com). Read More
To the Editor: As a handicapped person, I'm very concerned about Proposal 4. This constitutional amendment is being portrayed by certain “special interest groups” as something to help people, like myself, get safe reliable home care aids. If that were only true. This amendment would force everyone who works as a home care worker care into a union. Read More
I read with particular interest the article in the Oct. 9 Business Journal about the choice young doctors will face in whether to join a private practice or the large hospital systems (“Are independent docs an endangered species?”). My daughter is a third-year resident in Grand Rapids and is currently confronted with making those choices. Read More