Economic 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


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 Jennifer Owens is CEO of Lakeshore Advantage.

Lakeshore Advantage looking for business stabilization projects


Feature Story The GRCC Lakeshore Campus is gaining new equipment to help students learn in-demand career skills. (GRCC)

Partnership boosts GRCC Lakeshore Campus manufacturing classes


Feature Story Gateway Missions’ Steve Rusticus explains his ArtPrize painting.

Lakeshore leaders part of ArtPrize exhibit Leadership on Canvas 2022


Feature Story Muskegon County Airport (MKG) will offer 36 nonstop, round-trip flights per week to Chicago O’Hare International Airport through Southern Airways Express starting Oct. 1. (Nenyedi/WikiMedia Commons)

More flights to Chicago coming to Muskegon County Airport


Feature Story Muskegon County students take part in digital storytelling training.
Feature Story Jane Clark

Jane Clark shares highlights of 32 years supporting businesses


Feature Story Many employees stepped up to support Gentex's community outreach. (Shandra Martinez)
Feature Story Families could experience small aircraft flight during the WMRA/Wings of Mercy Aviation Day, Saturday, Aug. 20, 2022.
Feature Story Rendering of Metal Flow's planned expansion in Holland Township. (Lakewood Construction)

Metal Flow plans $7.2M expansion in Holland Township


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


Feature Story Anthony Lambers credits real estate for helping him turn his life around.
Feature Story Mariachi Garibaldi de Jaime Cuéllar performed with the Holland Symphony Orchestra in 2021 as part of the symphony's free community concert. It was the impetus behind a new drive to include diverse cultures in next year's community concert.

HSO seeks diverse music groups for Music Unites Us concert