Local Economies

Feature Story SpringGR's Emprende program helps business owners in a Spanish-language environment.

SpringGR uplifts local small businesses

New owners to continue Grand Rapids’ LaFontsee Galleries legacy

Development News Restaurant-Week

Grand Rapids’ Restaurant Week to put social zones prominently on display

Development News Coffee sold by Last Mile Café.

Last Mile Café serves coffee, philanthropy and sustainability — and soon, the 49507

Development News Grow logo

GROW is now Grow: New name reflects long-standing organization’s evolution

Development News A City Within a City group photo

Grand Stand Pictures brings Grand Rapids Black freedom struggle to the screen

Development News Pure Michigan Business Connect

Virtual Pitch Competition seeks to grow Michigan’s outdoor recreation sector

Innovation News Tim Mroz

Over $5 million to be awarded to West Michigan area businesses

Feature Story WaymanBrit1

Serving honorably and inspiring greatness: A Q & A with County Administrator Wayman Britt

Development News marketplace

Pack Elephant + The Marketplace at Studio Park = opportunity for local makers

Feature Story Edwin Collazo of City Built Brewing Company

G-Sync Editorial: Restaurants to the Power of You

Development News NCN workers

New City Neighbors grows programming despite layers of crisis