Healthy Communities

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Issue Media Group Launches Rural Innovation eXchange


Feature Story Cecil McCarty began by holding workout sessions at a park before opening BFFS. (Paul ApPaul)

Pandemic inspires woman to open hip-hop fitness center


Feature Story Trimell Hawkins is GRCC's first Young Alumni Award recipient.
Feature Story N95 respirators filter out 95% of the particles and are proven to help protect against the spread of the COVD-19 virus.

Where to find your free N95 respirator


Feature Story Loren Joostberns received a standing ovation as he learned a basketball court would be named in his honor. 

School sports venues used to honor historic contributions


Feature Story Zeeland is changing its rules on liquor to accommodate restaurants.

How Zeeland amends liquor license rules to support eateries


Feature Story Spectrum Health Heart Month

Invest in your heart, invest in your future


Feature Story Emily Polet-Monterosso became active when she learned she was a match to donate her kidney. Now she's climbing Mount Kilimanjaro to show what people with only one kidney can do.

Holland native and kidney donor to climb Mount Kilimanjaro


Feature Story An expansion at Art Mulder and Sons Trucking will add 147,000 square feet of new facility space and create up to 55 new jobs.

Art Mulder and Sons Trucking plans $31M expansion


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The Momentum Center to hold 3-part mental health forum


Feature Story Tim Price, co-owner of RollXscape Skating Center in Holland Township, right, shows skating enthusiast a set of LED quad roller skate wheels in the rink’s skate shop during the venue’s grand opening, Nov. 4.

Roller rink makes a comeback as RollXscape Skating Center


Feature Story Culinary Institute of Michigan Professor and Chef Amanda Miller — and contributor to Patricia’s Chocolates in Grand Haven participated in the Netflix series "School of Chocolate."
Feature Story County health departments are working with schools to endure kids have access to the COVID-19 vaccine.

Vaccine clinics for kids available across the lakeshore


Feature Story A renovated and expanded Holland Aquatic Center will open in early 2022.
Feature Story Narcan Vending Machine

Vending machine conveniently offers life-saving drug