Community Development

Feature Story Grand Rapids Community College opened its Lakeshore Campus a little more than a year ago. Now, about 1,000 students are enrolled in classes there.

GRCC partners with Haworth, others for flexible new campus


Feature Story Future residents of the Vista Green neighborhood.
Feature Story At this Next 40 event, Host Jon Cauchi moderated the panel with board members Elliot Keyes and Marcus Fairfield and staff members Patrick Parkes and Mary Sibley.

Growing the next generation of disability advocates


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


Feature Story The Bebot drone will pick up trash from Muskegon beaches as part of a project funded by a $1 million Meijer grant.

Drones set to join Lake Michigan beach cleanup crews


Feature Story Retired school teacher Frank Kraai was honored for donating a $1 million to build an ice rink in Holland.
Feature Story A grant was used by Heights of Hope to purchase affordable housing. (CFHZ)
Feature Story Gateway Missions’ Steve Rusticus explains his ArtPrize painting.

Lakeshore leaders part of ArtPrize exhibit Leadership on Canvas 2022


Feature Story Greta Trevor

High School student launches bilingual tutoring program


Feature Story Craig Person launched the docuseries “Muskegon What's to Come?” to highlight the stories of Muskegon residents. 

Meet the Muskegon resident behind ‘Coffee with Craig’


Feature Story Families could experience small aircraft flight during the WMRA/Wings of Mercy Aviation Day, Saturday, Aug. 20, 2022.
Feature Story This year marks the Grand Haven Musical Fountain’s 60th anniversary. The milestone will include a new set of water features debuting on Aug. 27.

Grand Haven Musical Fountain celebrates 60th anniversary