Community Development

Feature Story Windmill Island Gardens is extending its 2021 season.

Windmill Island Gardens celebrates another record year


Feature Story Lisa Stefanovsky, Ottawa County Public Health community health supervisor

Retiring health department leader considered ‘one of the best’


Feature Story The Lakeshore Nonprofit Alliance’s “Nonprofit Community Assessment” launched in 2019 to help measure the overall health of the local nonprofit community. The 2022 report was released at an event at Midtown Center in Holland earlier this month.

Nonprofit survey reveals burnout, DEI struggles and triumphs


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In The News Dr. Lydia Watson is the new President/CEO of MyMichigan Health.

New President/CEO named for MyMichigan Health


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A Special Destination: Austin Brothers Beer Co.


Development News “I hope we've done something that the community can really be proud to have and really come in and enjoy it. It's something unique to this town,” says Evan Monroe, owner of Useless Creatures Brewing Co. in downtown Three Rivers.
Development News Applications for the first funding round, which totals $15 million in funds available, opened this Monday, Sept. 19.

2022 trends in remote employment


Development News Sign-Mama's Market

New market opens in Coleman


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iMatter Anti-Stigma Campaign


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Feature Story Jonagold's are mix of Golden Delicious and Jonathan apples.

Moore Orchards open this fall


Development News Richmond Township Hall in Palmer
Feature Story On the Ground Battle Creek Medical Debt

Reducing medical debt church by church


Feature Story On the Ground West Douglas/Fairmont Mountain Home Cemetery

The Grave Issues Squad cleans up headstones as it preserves history