Holland, Grand Haven, Muskegon and Saugatuck


Restaurateur opens lakeshore barbecue joint

June 20, 2019
A barbecue restaurant led by a national pit-smoking champion has opened on the lakeshore. Read More

West Michigan city is one of best 'beach towns' in US

June 18, 2019
A city in the region is considered one of the nation’s best lakefront "beach towns." Read More

Fuel distributor acquires company

June 18, 2019
A fuel distributor is expanding its presence in the region with an acquisition. Read More

Distributor acquires Ohio company

June 14, 2019
A West Michigan distributor of cleaning, packaging and safety products to multiple industries has acquired an out-of-state company in the same industry. Read More

'Luxury' glamping site opening

June 13, 2019
A 30-acre site for "luxury" glamping is about to open in West Michigan. Read More

Muskegon recalibrates econ dev initiative

For its 20th anniversary, Muskegon Area First is getting a new staff leader, board and funders.

June 7, 2019
Muskegon Area First is going through a total reinvention. Read More

Community rallies to save century-old theater

Bond, pledges and grants account for $4M project in Whitehall.

May 17, 2019
When a small city’s 103-year-old theater was the on the verge of collapsing, community members rallied to raise nearly $4 million for a full renovation that is nearly finished. Read More

Hospital hosting career fair

May 16, 2019
A hospital in the region is inviting people to “explore careers” and apply for jobs at an event next week. Read More

Great Lakes water levels are rising

May 7, 2019
Water levels are surging in the Great Lakes and likely will set records this summer — a remarkable turnaround from earlier this decade that's bringing welcome relief to shippers and marina owners but causing flooding and heavy erosion in some areas. Read More

West Michigan shines in ranking of 'romantic getaways'

May 6, 2019
Three West Michigan locations were named among 16 “incredibly romantic getaways” in the Midwest. Read More