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Festival of the Arts’ 50th anniversary is in good hands. Glenn Del Vecchio, executive director for Grand Rapids Ballet, and James Sofranko, artistic director for Grand Rapids Ballet, were selected to celebrate the link to the very first Festival of the Arts when the ballet performed on Calder Stage nearly 50 years ago. Read More
October will be a month of transition for Bill Manns, currently president of Mercy Health Saint Mary’s in Grand Rapids. Read More
Lisa Hulbert recently was hired as AIS’s new direct-sales representative and territory manager covering Michigan. Read More
Renovations inside and outside of Ada’s Little Red Schoolhouse are finished. Its new location is at the heart of the Envision Ada redevelopment project at 7430 River St. in Ada. Read More
Heart of West Michigan United Way selected Tiffany DeMyers as director of human resources. DeMyers is a leader in the Grand Rapids community, using her education and strategic perspective to alleviate disparities, create connections and foster growth in the surrounding communities. Read More
The RedWater Restaurant Group executed a definitive agreement to acquire Boatwerks, a waterfront-dining restaurant at 216 Van Raalte Ave. in Holland on Lake Macatawa. Read More
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School tapped former Michigan 29th Circuit Court judge and retired WMU Cooley Associate Dean Jeffrey Martlew as interim president beginning in September. Read More