Economic Development

Development News Every Wednesday and Thursday, patrons can come into the building, pick up their holds, and browse a small section of materials that have been brought into the lobby.
Development News Many of the menu items are Martinez family recipes, passed down for generations. On occasion, homemade tamales by mother-in-law Irene are even on the menu.

New Midland restaurant offers Tex-Mex favorites


Feature Story Summer is here. Last weekend, Midland was full of color as artists and fans celebrated local art festivities.

Midland soon to hear the sounds of summer


Feature Story From left to right: Jenee Velasquez, Kathy Fuce-Hobohm, Lee Ann Keller, Rebecca Cox, Cathy Bott, Diane Postler-Slattery, Sue MacKellar, Sharon Miller

Catalyst Community: The Power of the Pod


Development News The pedestrian plaza, a vibrant, outdoor social space closed to vehicle traffic, is soon to be open on Main Street. The plan is for the plaza to be ready by Thursday, June 10.

Pedestrian plazas opening this June in downtown Midland


Feature Story Midland's signature landmark is the Tridge, spanning the Chippewa and Tittabawassee Rivers.

Be a tourist in your own town


Feature Story Terri Trotter is the president and CEO of the Midland Center for the Arts.

Q&A with Terri Trotter, Midland Center for the Arts


Feature Story Art Seen Festival will take place in downtown Midland from June 5-6, alongside even more local art festivals.
Development News The 2021 Farmers Market season is back on at the Dow Diamond East Parking Lot.

The Midland Area Farmers Market is back and bustling


Feature Story Mike Avery and his catch of the day, a walleye.

Q&A with Mike Avery, Outdoor Magazine


Feature Story The hallway leading to patient rooms features a domestic vibe to aid in stress reduction during medical visits.
Feature Story All camps relate to a high school opportunity students could have. In some cases, the high school program teachers will be leading the camps, alongside people working in the industry.

Summer camps are back, and better than ever


Feature Story Esther Williams is the executive director of Midland Recyclers.
Feature Story Colorful selection of produce at the Coleman Community Market.

New Community Market opens in Coleman Family Center


Feature Story Mackenzie Hopkins and Kaela Dolan, lifelong friends and now cousins, recently opened The Rebel Mamas storefront in downtown Midland at 126 Townsend St.

The Rebel Mamas rock downtown Midland


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