Township named Flint won’t put name change on fall ballot

FLINT TOWNSHIP — A name change for Flint Township will not appear on the fall ballot.

Verplank to open Muskegon port facility

A new port along the lakeshore is scheduled to open this weekend.

Real estate firm names new regional director

A residential real estate firm with a local presence recently filled a leadership role.

Varnum partner accepted into American College of Mortgage Attorneys

A local real estate attorney joined a group of nationally recognized lawyers. 

Nonprofit rebrands, opens second location

A local nonprofit providing mobility equipment to those in need has rebranded and expanded with a new office.

Beer hall to celebrate grand opening

Cedar Springs Brewing Company’s old-world German beer finally is coming to Bridge Street.

Shops at CenterPoint acquired in off-market sale

A local shopping center was sold to an unnamed buyer for $63.5 million. 

Real estate duo discuss ‘wonky’ local housing market

Home prices in Grand Rapids have risen in the past year, but the market is showing some signs of cooling.

New car wash opens in Cascade

A national car wash franchise with multiple locations in the U.S. opened one more in West Michigan.

Online art gallery opens first physical location

A new art gallery will host a grand opening this weekend. 

Marketing agency acquires new property

A West Michigan company recently acquired a new brick and mortar space thanks to several agencies aimed at helping small businesses and revitalizing urban areas.

Construction company begins safety program

Rockford Construction rolled out a new safety initiative to help its employees jumpstart their day.

Multifamily developments still ‘healthy’ in West Michigan

According to a new report from a commercial real estate firm, the state of multifamily construction in West Michigan continues to reflect broader nationwide trends.

AEBetancourt makes big move

AEBetancourt, a company that helps clients with talent development, recently had a problem of its own to solve: it was running out of office space.

Lakeshore Habitat for Humanity launches townhome project

A housing organization will bring a new townhome development to the Hudsonville area.

Bradley salon expands, partners open new location

Almost 30 years after Kerri Hartwell opened her first salon named after her son, Bradley, he is carrying on the family legacy with his own venture.

American Freight opens Muskegon store

A furniture and appliance retailer has a new location in the lakeshore region.

Fox Motors opens new Subaru facility

An automotive group has a new dealership in West Michigan.

Village East underway in downtown Ada

A local developer broke ground on a new luxury apartment community.

Urban Mexican eatery opens in Wyoming

The mother of all tacos has arrived.