Shopping centers, openings/closings, technology and innovation


Partners opening urban Cuban restaurant

October 19, 2018
A pair of business partners are bringing a taste of Cuba to Grand Rapids next week. Read More

Firm plans West Side gas station

October 19, 2018
A local developer is planning to redevelop an old gas station on the city’s West Side. Read More

Winery opens suburban tasting room

October 18, 2018
A West Michigan winery has opened a new tasting room in a Grand Rapids suburb. Read More

Pharmacist refused to give miscarriage drug, woman claims

October 18, 2018
| By AP
PETOSKEY — A woman is alleging a pharmacist refused to fill a prescription to help her complete a miscarriage, telling her it was against his religion. Read More

Grocery chain appoints SVP

October 17, 2018
A locally based grocery chain has promoted an executive to be its senior vice president of center store and fresh merchandising. Read More

Brewpub opens doors

October 16, 2018
A new brewpub has opened in the region as part of a four-phase urban revitalization project. Read More

West Michigan companies win federal supply chain excellence awards

October 16, 2018
Two companies in the region have been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for sustainability in shipping. Read More

Brewery releases spiced porter

October 15, 2018
A local brewery has released a new spiced porter. Read More

Metered parking pops up in Wealthy, Cherry corridors

Mobile GR Director Josh Naramore cites increased business activity as reason for change.

October 12, 2018
The city of Grand Rapids last week introduced hundreds of metered parking stations to Wealthy and Cherry streets, where previously, street parking was free. Read More

Brewery releasing IPA in cans

October 12, 2018
A local brewery is set to release its first brew in cans. Read More