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Whitehall - Montague

The historic port cities of Whitehall and Montague sit where the White River meets Lake Michigan. Filled with summer homes, it's a sailors paradise and one of many safe harbors along the big lake.


Dennis Kneibel

West Michigan Trails and Greenways Coalition: The tale behind the trails

Over the past few months, Rapid Growth has explored some of West Michigan's trails and the people behind them. One organization, the West Michigan Trails and Greenways Coalition (WMTGC), plays a vital role, assisting towns and cities in creating, connecting or renovating their unique trails. Planning to enjoy a trail this weekend? Find out who made your favorite stretch possible.


G-Sync: A Brazen Act of Plagiarism

I didn't write "We the People," but I wish I had. These three words are still very powerful after all these centuries. This week, let's commit plagiarism for a change. Read on...


Re-imagining Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids has spent much of the past century as a manufacturing power house. With the changing global economy, what does the future hold for our community? 

Showing the Ropes

The mastermind of Elevator Up, Aaron Scaap questions whether the old concepts of competition remain true for local software developers who do work nationally, or even globally

Closing the Digital Divide

Marie-Claire Camp and others in the metro Grand Rapids region hope to level the playing field for the disadvantaged by providing them with computers -- the new necessity for daily living
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