Grand Valley State buys property, plans for engineering expansion and parking

June 22, 2017

Grand Valley State University's Board of Trustees approved the purchase of the Ferris Coffee and Nut facility in downtown Grand Rapids, with plans to expand its engineering programs. The trustees held a special board meeting on the university's Pew Grand

Grand Rapids is 'Best River Town' in US

June 15, 2017

Grand Rapids is considered one of the top 25 cities in the country � thanks to the Grand River.

Meijer names downtown store

June 2, 2017

The Meijer grocery store slated for downtown has its name and it won't be Meijer.

Italian restaurant opens doors downtown

May 31, 2017

A new Italian restaurant will open tomorrow in downtown Grand Rapids.

30-mile trail project nears completion

May 23, 2017

In a few short years, West Michigan residents and visitors will be able to bike from Grand Haven to Grand Rapids making pit stops at parks and swim spots along the way.

Grand Rapids is fourth-best city to 'start a career' in US

May 18, 2017

Grand Rapids is considered one of the most career-friendly places in the country for entry-level job seekers, according to a new report.

College appoints provost

May 17, 2017

A local college has named a new provost who has served in various leadership roles at the school for almost 20 years.

Grand Rapids is fifth-best 'large city' in US to start a business

May 2, 2017

A personal finance website has ranked Grand Rapids as one of the top five "large cities" for entrepreneurship.

TCU Neeley School of Business Awards $79,700 to Student Entrepreneurs in the 2017 Values and Ventures® Competition

April 25, 2017

The top 18 student teams out of 51 universities won cash and in-kind prizes in the unique competition that rewards plans for businesses that make a profit while making a difference.

Grand Rapids is No. 10 US market for 'craft spirits tourism'

April 21, 2017

Grand Rapids is considered one of the best metros in the U.S. for tourists seeking craft spirits.

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