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Department store chain plans next West Michigan location

A family-owned chain of department stores is planning its second location in West Michigan. Read More

Peter Hahn

Health system appoints CEO

After a national search, a health system in the area has named its next CEO. Read More

Horizon Bank loan office Holland

Bank opens loan office

An out-of-state bank is continuing to grow its presence in West Michigan. Read More

GRCC DeVos Campus

Grand Rapids and GRCC recruiting suppliers

An event downtown this week aims to recruit local suppliers and subcontractors to strengthen and grow the West Michigan economy. Read More


Downtown hosting QuiltWeek

Over 15,000 quilters from across the country are convening downtown this week. Read More

Pilot dies in crop-duster crash

BETHEL TOWNSHIP — Authorities said a 25-year-old man died when the single-engine crop-dusting plane he was piloting crashed in a field in the region. Read More

High Five Brewery

Region’s first brewery co-op on tap

After several years of legal work and real estate hunting, High Five Co-op Brewery recently secured a space for its first brewery and taproom in the Shoppes at 52nd Street in Kentwood, putting it on track to be the first member-owned brewery in West Michigan. Read More

New construction continues to rise

New construction is heating up across West Michigan’s industrial landscape as manufacturing continues to thrive and quality inventory becomes scarce. Read More