This bedroom community offers a vintage small town lifestyle within a 20 minute drive of downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan's second largest economic and cultural center. No wonder it's billed as "the next place to be."

Here's your guide to Lowell:

$700K amphitheater proposed for downtown Lowell

Tastings Large and Small

$800K pledged to develop 16-mile-long Lowell to Ionia bike, walking trail

Living la vida Locavore

Policy conference to give region a voice for prosperity, jobs

Housing bill may save Michigan homeowners from foreclosure

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