Economic Development

Feature Story Lakeshore Advantage received an award from the  International Economic Development Council.

Lakeshore Advantage garners international award


Feature Story Proponants for social districts say a drink in hand makes the wait more bearable for restaurant patrons who are up to an hour away from being seated, and it benefits nearby shops.

Grand Haven’s social district opens


Feature Story Food Club transforms how food assistance is offered, prioritizing healthy options in a high-dignity, grocery store-style environment.

Opening of Food Club brings new food access model to Holland


Feature Story Gary Stevens is marking his 20th anniversary at WHTC this month.

WHTC’s Gary Stevens honored for longevity


Feature Story Panelists for the Oct. 25 session are Gordon Wiersma, Robert (Rik) L. Stevenson, and Victoria Proctor Gibbs

Town hall series will explore religion and racism


Feature Story Public Thread "upcycles" scrap fabric to create new products. Industrial sewing skills are in demand for a variety of West Michigan industries.

GRCC launches industrial sewing certificate program


Feature Story Fifth-grader Evan Weesies has an all-terrain wheelchair that gives him the freedom to move around his family’s Muskegon County farm
Feature Story Zeeland BPW is replacing electric meter replacements with new digital advanced meters.

Zeeland BPW’s customer portal helps consumers monitor utility use


Feature Story Impact Fab in Holland is Implementing Industry 4.0 technologies.

Industry 4.0 campaign launched to support West Michigan manufacturers


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 seeds of promise vaccination
Feature Story Kids who attended Pumpkinfest enjoyed having their faces painted, climbing on inflatables, riding a barrel train, and playing a variety of fall yard games, including bowling with pumpkins.
Feature Story This creek is part of the Sand Creek and Crockery Creek watersheds.

How a $1.2M grant will be used to restore watersheds