Holland, Grand Haven, Muskegon and Saugatuck


Chamber honoring Excellence Award winners

April 23, 2019
A chamber of commerce in the region is producing its first Excellence Awards. Read More

West Michigan town is No. 1 'small city to start a business' in US

April 22, 2019
A town in the region has been ranked as the most entrepreneur-friendly small city in the nation. Read More

Gov. Whitmer halts Great Lakes pipeline project

April 8, 2019
| By AP
LANSING — A law that Michigan's Republican-led Legislature hurriedly passed during a lame-duck session in December authorizing construction of an oil pipeline tunnel beneath the channel linking lakes Huron and Michigan is unconstitutional, the state's Democratic attorney general said. Read More

President Trump 'going to get' $300M for Great Lakes cleanup

April 1, 2019
President Donald Trump tried repeatedly to gut funding for a wide-ranging Great Lakes cleanup, only to be stymied by Congress. Suddenly, he did an about-face. Read More

Owner marks one year of board game deliveries

Lakeshore Game Night takes page from movie rental and pizza delivery services.

March 15, 2019
Those who came of age in the 1990s recall the hallmarks of many a Friday night: delivery pizza and VHS movie rentals. Jared Leatzow is channeling those days with his new board game delivery company, Lakeshore Game Night. Read More

President Trump seeks cuts for cleanup of Great Lakes

March 12, 2019
President Donald Trump is making another attempt to slash federal funding that goes toward cleaning up major U.S. waterways, including the Great Lakes and Chesapeake Bay, even though Congress has thwarted his previous attempts, according to budget documents released Monday. Read More

Couple plans $2M lakeshore event venue

March 6, 2019
A new 6,500-square-foot event venue is being planned for a lakeshore city. Read More

Law firm elects shareholder

March 1, 2019
A statewide law firm has a new shareholder in West Michigan. Read More

Private equity firm acquires transportation company

February 21, 2019
A local private equity firm has acquired a marine transporter of bulk specialty products in the region. Read More

Lakeshore Advantage sees uptick in investment

Economic development agency accounted for $235M, creation of more than 750 jobs last year.

January 25, 2019
Lakeshore Advantage supported 27 business expansion projects in Allegan and Ottawa counties last year. Read More