Economic Development

Feature Story Andrew Gemmen serves a customer at his Hudsonville Ace Hardware store, named 2021 Coolest Hardware Store by the company.
Feature Story Vista Green is located at 285 W. 36th St. The joint partnership between Habitat for Humanity and Jubilee Ministries will provide a total of 42 affordable units for home ownership.
Feature Story Patrick Cisler, executive director of Lakeshore Nonprofit Alliance in Holland, joined forces with Zeeland-based Leading By Design to establish LEAD 24/7 for nonprofits.

Leadership training program launched for nonprofit executives


Feature Story The Holland Symphony Orchestra

HSO's Classics II to feature Godfather composer


Feature Story A rendering of the Secchia Piazza that will be built on the GRCC main campus.
Feature Story On the Ground Kalamazoo Gospel Mission
Development News Bliss Bridal Boutique is a family-run business located in downtown Midland, next to Little Forks Outfitters.

Downtown Midland says “I do” to its first bridal salon


Feature Story Staff at Shier’s Deli prepares 150 ReGrow meals each week. The program has allowed the two employees to keep their jobs.
Feature Story Jasun Ward
Feature Story Josephine Attisha, co-founder of Lucidity Grants, chose Sterling Heights as the best place to launch the mission-focused business.
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Development News The inaugural BOO!KLEY Nights launched in downtown Berkley earlier this month.
Longform 2021 Writers of Ypsilanti honoree Ayesha Nadeem.

Meet the 2021 Writers of Ypsilanti honorees


Feature Story seeds of promise vaccination
Feature Story On the Ground Battle Creek’s Latin American Heritage Initiative
Innovation News Flyer for repainting event
Innovation News CultureVerse Gallery's new location in downtown Ann Arbor.
Innovation News A screenshot from a recent "Centering Justice" session.
Innovation News Volunteers plant a native wildflower garden at Sugarbrook Park.
Innovation News New Entrepreneur-in-Residence Autumn Kyles.
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