July 18

Downtown affordable housing project takes next step

A new affordable housing development downtown is in the planning stages. Read More

Spectrum Health names president and CEO

Spectrum Health has announced its new leader. Read More

Ford airport adding destination

Gerald R. Ford International Airport has announced a new non-stop route to an international gateway in the Southeast U.S. Read More

New brewery strives for inclusivity

Michigan’s first African-American-owned brewery was one of last week’s winners of Start Garden’s 100 Ideas. And a $20,000 cash prize is bringing the vision closer to opening day. Read More

Brewery expands space, brewing capacity

A local brewery is moving, but not far. Read More

Family foundation hires president

A local family foundation has a new president. Read More

Grocery store closing suburban location

A grocery chain is closing one of its stores in a Grand Rapids suburb. Read More

Kent County reaches tax agreement with Airbnb

Airbnb hosts in Kent County will pay hotel taxes starting next month. Read More

Restaurant Week GR serving up specials

More than 70 restaurants are ready to participate in Restaurant Week GR. Read More

College hosting open house for $37.5M health sciences building

There will be an open house Thursday night for a college’s new health sciences building along the Medical Mile. Read More

Bank appoints senior commercial executive

A bank with a major presence in the region has named its new senior commercial banker and senior vice president for West Michigan. Read More

Grand Rapids is the No. 5 city for first-time homebuyers

Grand Rapids has been ranked among the best cities in the country for first-time homebuyers. Read More

Electronics recycling company earns B Corp status

A local business that recycles electronics has been certified as a B Corp. Read More

Chamber taking pros Inside Grand Rapids

Applications for the Inside Grand Rapids program by the Grand Rapids Chamber close this Friday. Read More

Marketing agency on the move

The creators of the "Watch Muskegon" community marketing campaign are relocating. Read More

Juice bar chain enters West Michigan market

A chain of organic juice bars is opening its first Michigan location in a Grand Rapids suburb. Read More

Entrepreneurs win Start Garden cash

Ten entrepreneurs claimed $20,000 each through Start Garden’s 100 Ideas initiative. Read More

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Muskegon partners muscling economic stability

Earlier this year, the Business Journal recognized Muskegon development as the top 2017 economic development news and as Grand Rapids Business Journal Newsmaker of the Year, recognizing more than $1 billion in investments in public spaces, new building, renovation and business expansions.
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