Placemaking

Feature Story A collaborative project would bring a nature play park to Holland's Window on the Waterfront park with the help of crowdfunding and a state grant.
Feature Story The new parcel is located next to Hawthorn Park. (Mike Lozon)
Feature Story Holland’s Cubi Market prioritizes local businesses by offering a way to safely shop locally online.

Startup puts personalized products within shoppers’ grasp


Feature Story This prepandemic photo shows yoga instructor Julia Fisher leading a yoga class. She’s helping people find connection through yoga at several lakeshore studios.

Yoga practitioner helps create community along the Lakeshore


Feature Story Tanya Schafer and Patrick Westover, Tantrick Brewing Co. co-owners, are expanding their micro-brewery into downtown Allegan.

Tantrick Brewing Co. announces downtown Allegan facility


Feature Story Spring Lake Sparkle offers more than 120,000 multi-colored lights along that community's main street.

Sparkling displays spread joy in Lakeshore downtowns


Feature Story City officials worked with the crowdsourcing platform Patronicity to purchase and install a 20-foot Christmas tree in a downtown Holland park. (City of Holland)
Feature Story Hawthorn Pond Natural Area is located in Holland Township. (Photo by Mike Lozon)
Feature Story The new Village of Spring Lake logo emphasizes the community's natural beauty.
Feature Story From the top of Mount Pisgah, you can look out over Lake Macatawa and Lake Michigan. (Photo by Mike Lozon)

What to do in September? 9 fun ways to explore the Lakeshore


Feature Story Rules for park visitors are always spelled out on display boards. But the coronavirus crisis necessitated the creation of additional regulations.

COVID-19 etiquette for park visits


Feature Story A renovation is planned for Tanglefoot Park

Spring Lake park renovation to create community hub


Feature Story The Lilley House was moved in July to a spot across from Tanglefoot park.

Saving a landmark brings couple to Spring Lake


Feature Story UptownDistrict

One vision for adding affordable housing to downtown Holland