GFS backing food safety certification program

Gordon Food Service and General Mills are forming an alliance with Trust20 to enhance food and restaurant safety procedures.

Partners unveil Gateways for Growth Welcome Plan

A multiorganization partnership unveiled a plan for creating a welcoming and inclusive environment for new Americans in Kent County.

Police in a Tesla? Holland goes electric for detectives

HOLLAND — A police department in West Michigan will be solving crimes with a Tesla.

Nonprofits reopen home repair grant applications

Home Repair Services of Kent County and Amplify GR are reopening applications for home repair grants of up to $5,000 for eligible residents of southeast Grand Rapids.

Gun Lake Tribal Council members begin new term

Members of Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians’ (Gun Lake Tribe) Tribal Council recently were sworn into office.

Restaurateur opens Korean/Japanese café in East Hills

The former Gaia Café in East Hills now is home to a Korean and Japanese eatery.

Auxo Investment Partners acquires manufacturers

A local private equity firm acquired a pair of manufacturers based in Indianapolis.

Prepare to return to the office

It is almost certain the current pandemic will not alter realities long term any more than the 18th century yellow fever epidemic did.

Inside Track: Putting trust back in policing

Police Chief Eric Payne said he wants to make Grand Rapids the safest midsized city with the most trusted police department in the country, but the department has to overcome the same obstacles as in any other city.