Local Economies

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


Innovation News malamiah

COVID-19 sparks unique buy local initiatives this holiday season


Development News GRABB

Local Black businesses GRABB and go


Innovation News terrapin

Grand Rapids’ Terrapin expands to recreational marijuana production