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    Friday, February 22, 2019
    Holland Friends of Art and Holland Hospital announce the Gallery 602 artist for March, 2019, Paulette Carr.  Paulette is a southside Holland resident Artist.  This month's exhibit will feature her work, Winter Wonderland, a series of winter paintings exploring the beauty of our vast wonderland in Michigan winters.  From the Great Lake shorelines of Superior and Michigan to the Barn in Zeeland, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
    Friday, February 22, 2019
    Art Class Schedules announced for March/April for Brave Art, by Paulette Carr.  Location:  Great Legs Winery, 332 Lakewood Blvd, Holland, Michigan March 5 - Brave Art March 12 - Brave Art:  Playing with Knives March 26 - Brave Art:  Ugly Brush. April 2 - Brave Art April 9 - Brave Art:  Playing with Knives April 23 - Brave Art:  Ugly Brush. For details on these classes, check out Paulette ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release
    Thursday, February 21, 2019
    Thursday, February 21, 2019
       TEDxMacatawa 2019: Fresh  Living in West Michigan, we know fresh. Fresh water, fresh air, and fresh ideas worth spreading. TEDxMacatawa 2019 will return to Holland, this time for a half-day conference at the freshly renovated Civic Center, followed by an on-site Afterglow Party.March 19, 2019 12:30p – 1:00p Registration1:00p – 5:00p Conference5:30p – 7:30p Afterglow Party Learn more ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, February 20, 2019
    On Tuesday, February 19, 2019, Wightman officially welcomed more than 100 leaders and community members to its new Kalamazoo office with a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house. The facility located at 433 E. Ransom Street is part of a reemerging downtown neighborhood, close to the heart of Kalamazoo. The fully renovated 16,000-square-foot building, originally constructed in 1937, more than ...read more
    Categories: Economic
    Friday, February 15, 2019
    Tulip Time Festival (www.tuliptime.com) announces the selected artists for the Klompen Garden, a public art project celebrating the 90th Tulip Time Festival. Klompen Garden will showcase 45 pairs of artfully designed large ‘wooden’ shoes installed in city parks and tulip beds throughout the downtown Holland area.Artists living in Ottawa, Allegan, Kent, Muskegon and Kalamazoo counties were invited ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, February 15, 2019
    The year is 1998, and Inspector/Packer Shawn Ayers is working second shift at what was then Kleerdex, Inc. Over the years, he was consistently promoted from Extrusion Line Operator to Manufacturing Manager at SEKISUI SPI after five positions and twenty-one years. “I came into my adulthood on the shop floor. It’s an advantage for me to have had so much experience in manufacturing,” said ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, February 15, 2019
    Looking for work? We’ve got opportunities! Take a peak below - call us today at 616-748-2000!   1st shift:Genesis Trailer – Welder – $13.00+ - 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Empire – Order Puller - $13.50 – 8:00 AM  to 5:30 PM Magna – Assembly/Trimming- $11.50+ - 7:00 AM to 3:15PM *40 hour bonus*   2nd Shift: Empire – Auditor - $14.00 – 3:30 PM to 11:30 PM *requires resume Yanfeng – Assembly - ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, February 15, 2019
    Beacon Sotheby's International Realty is pleased to announce that Andrea Crossman has joined the premier West Michigan brokerage.  Representing discerning clientele along Lake Michigan and around the world, Ms. Crossman is regarded as a leading luxury real estate professional and has earned local and global renown.    “Beacon Sotheby’s International Realty is a market leader with a dedicated ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, February 15, 2019
    Planned Roadway Projects A look at the next four years  Though we're in the midst of the snow covered roadways and frigid temperatures, before we know it, orange cones and signs will be returning to our roadways as a new construction season approaches.  The MACC has been busy planning for not just next year's transportation projects, but all the way through 2023!  As a Metropolitan Planning ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, February 15, 2019
    Lakeshore Advantage partnered with the MEDC to support $2 million investment Kaidi LLC, globalmanufacturer and designer of linear actuator systems, is establishing its first United States manufacturing facility in Holland, Michigan. The company will create 95 new jobs and invest over $2 million in leasing space, new machinery and equipment over three years. “Kaidi is excited to add Holland as a ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, February 15, 2019
    Business And Estate Planning Newsletter   Welcome back to Cunningham Dalman's Business and Estate Planning Newsletter.  We strive to provide you with helpful articles and links to legal issues on topics related to business and estate planning. On that note, if you file an annual report with the State of Michigan for your LLC or corporation, click this link to learn how to avoid a scheme to ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, February 15, 2019
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    Friday, February 15, 2019
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    Friday, February 15, 2019
     
    Categories: Community
    Friday, February 15, 2019
    This month, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced awards of more than $2 billion for approximately 5,800 homelessness programs across the U.S. and its territories. These Continuum of Care (CoC) grants will help to end homelessness and provide critically needed support to local programs on the front lines of serving individuals and families experiencing ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, February 14, 2019
      2019 Leadership AwardsWhat you do matters. With that in mind, nominations are once again open for the annual HYP Leadership Awards to highlight young leaders in the local area. Community matters. Talent matters. Mentorship matters. Equity matters. Development matters. Leadership matters. Nominations will be accepted until 11:59 pm on Friday, February 22nd. Top Finalists will be ...read more
    Wednesday, February 13, 2019
    Our March/April Artist in Residence in our Tasting Room is Carolyn Stich. We congratulate you Carolyn as the 2019 Tulip Time Festival "Art in Bloom" Poster Winner! Carolyn Stich has been a Local Holland Artist for over 20 years.    Carolyn's Opening Art Exhibit Reception will be held on Saturday, March 16th from 7 pm to 10 pm at Great Legs Winery Brewery Distillery, accompanied by Holland's ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Tuesday, February 12, 2019
            Website | Gift Cards | Club RedWater | Event Calendar | Join Our Team   Make this year special with dinner at a Redwater Restaurant!      Boatwerks will be featuring its full menu along with specialty features available from February 14-16.   616-396-0600 View Features     Enjoy a great selection from Cork's Valentine's Day Specialty Menu available only on February ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    Join Mari Martin from Performance Strategies Group (PSG) to learn how Habits Make Change Possible.  The Kolbe A™ Index, designed to describe our MO, is powerful awareness when learning to make a habit that will need to be developed.  Through this awareness, you can understand the current friction, or pain point that creates resistance relative to your own MO.  Once you understand the friction, ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    Leadership is not about power; it is about behaving in ways that influence the thoughts and actions of others. Developing your ability to influence others can help you gain commitment from people at all levels.  In this one-day workshop, you will learn to achieve results (without relying on authority) by engaging others, managing interactions, and shaping outcomes.    After completing this ...read more
    Categories: Education, Chamber
    Friday, February 08, 2019
    Join Dr. Neil Renaud of EagleEye Performance Vision for a Facebook LIVE workshop, right in the comfort of your own home!In this workshop, you’ll learn how vision affects learning, and how to test for and distinguish visual conditions that mimic or complicate ADD/ADHD. Many doctors, educators, and parents express growing concern at the increasing number of young people being put on powerful ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
    Thursday, February 07, 2019
    Connections over a few beers are our favorite. Social media managers, email marketers, bloggers, content creators, photographers – really, anyone interested in digital marketing and having a chat are always welcome at this ongoing and casual opportunity to connect with others. Collaborate. Discuss your latest campaign. Share tools. Geek out. Cheers. <----- here is how we describe the ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, February 06, 2019
     Hi!Introducing our newest team member. Sarah DeHaan Already 2019 is starting on the right foot. We are excited to announce that Sarah DeHaan, Digital Marketing Director, will be joining BandA Tech's Digital Marketing team. Digital Marketing Solution was added 3 years ago and has grown ever since.  Providing our members a Digital Marketing Manager has added such value. Expanding our services from ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Wednesday, February 06, 2019
     
    Wednesday, February 06, 2019
    Foster Swift Collins & Smith, P.C. attorneys Matthew S. Fedor, Clifford L. Hammond, Ryan E. Lamb and John W. Mashni have been elected as shareholders of the firm.   Fedor practices in in the areas of business law, estate planning, probate, trust and estate administration and elder law matters; writing content for the firm’s elder law blog at mielderlawblog.com. He provides legal counsel to ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, February 06, 2019
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, February 06, 2019
    Superman is need of your help.   Show your super hero powers by donating to an awesome group of human beings that need your support.  Plunge is Feb 16th at the Elks Club in Holland.   You can donate to www.firstgiving.com/fundraiser/patrickavery/Holland19 
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, February 06, 2019
    Business Law Legal Alert French CNIL Fines Google for Privacy Violations By Matthew J. Wiebe, Attorney CNIL fined Google, Inc. €50 million (nearly $57 million in U.S. dollars) for lack of transparency, inadequate information, and lack of valid consent for data processing related to personalized advertisements. Learn more here  
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, February 06, 2019
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    Tuesday, February 05, 2019
    Most organizations have strategic plans; however, 70-90% of businesses with formulated strategies fail to execute them appropriately. The tactical actions of any strategy are critical to success.  Through this one-day workshop, you will gain a stronger understanding of the strategic planning process. Learn ways to translate your goals and objectives into tactical action plans that can be ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education
    Monday, February 04, 2019
    Come out and see Hudson Center at the Hudson Center Open House on 2.7.19 between 3:30 and 5:30pm. Visit the businesses and be entered to win some great prizes! Check out the event page on Facebook for more information. We hope to see you there!  Businesses in the new Hudson Center building in the city’s developing new downtown are doing brisk business in their first few weeks of opening. ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, February 04, 2019
    HR Solutions Group of West Michigan has recently welcomed their newest staff member to their team of HR experts: Kurt Wassink, HR Executive Kurt Wassink joined our team in mid-November 2018. Kurt is a West Michigan native who graduated from Grand Valley State University with a B.A. and M.B.A. Prior to joining HR Solutions Group, Kurt celebrated 23 years of service with Gentex Corporation. During ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, February 01, 2019
    Founded in 2008 in downtown Holland as an auto sales and training center. Accepting auto donations, offering low-priced vehicles to the community and training to guests of the Holland Rescue Mission. The auto center was re-located in 2017 to the Gateway Center on 24th Street, then again moved into what was previously a muffler shop accross the parking lot. Now just north of the Denny's, near ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Friday, February 01, 2019
    2019 Open House DatesEarly Childhood, Elementary & Middle Schools:518 Plasman Ave, Holland MI 49423Tuesday, February 5th 7:00 – 8:00pm Thursday, February 21st 7:00 – 8:00pmPlease RSVP here, for the open house dates for Early Childhood, Elementary & Middle School.Tours for Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School and High School families are always welcome. Schedule your appointment by ...read more
    Thursday, January 31, 2019
    Spectrum Health hospitals, surgeries, urgent care centers remain openDue to winter storm warnings and extreme cold temperatures, all Spectrum Health Medical Group physician offices and all outpatient rehabilitation locations will remain closed throughout our 13-county service area all day Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019. Patients are advised to call their physician’s office with questions.All hospital ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, January 31, 2019
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    Thursday, January 31, 2019
    The Detroit Tigers' visited the Kentwood Police Department to help celebrate it's 50th anniversary! Great Lakes Fanwear was happy to provide them with apparel!
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, January 31, 2019
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, January 31, 2019
      Rich Currie, Welding Instructor for Allegan County Area Technical and Education Center, received the 2019 Lakeshore Advantage Visionary Award at the Lakeshore Advantage Annual Meeting on Friday, January 18 attended by nearly 400 business and community leaders. As the award recipient, Currie received $500 in cash and his school received $1,000 to continue efforts that connect students to ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, January 30, 2019
    Due to winter storm warnings and extreme cold temperatures, all Spectrum Health Medical Group physician offices and all outpatient rehabilitation locations will be closed throughout our 13-county service area all day Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019. Patients are advised to call their physician’s office with questions.All hospital services, surgeries, urgent care locations, and walk-in clinics at the ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, January 30, 2019
    Are you great with people? West Coast Eyecare, located at 855 Washington Ave in Holland, is looking for someone to join their team greeting people at the front desk reception area in their office.   This job is part time,  27-35 / 3-4 days per week. Duties include greeting patients, answer telephone calls, making appointments, check in/out patients, insurance authorizations, filing, maintain ...read more
    Monday, January 28, 2019
    Categories: Community
    Monday, January 28, 2019
    Categories: Community
    Monday, January 28, 2019
    Spectrum Health hospitals, surgeries, urgent care centers remain openJan. 28, 2019, 9:30 a.m. – Due to winter storm warnings and extreme cold temperatures, Spectrum Health Medical Group physician offices and all outpatient rehabilitation facilities will be closed all day Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. Patients are advised to call their physician’s office with questions.All hospital services, surgeries, ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, January 25, 2019
    Old National Bank is running a "Choose your Charity" contest that will give $5,000 to an area non-profit! WOW!  We respectfully ask you vote, and to consider choosing TCM Counseling as your non-profit charity.  We work with a panel of 60 professional therapists, are able to provide access to therapy services FAST, (many times same-day intake is done) are able to "match" the individual to the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, General News Article
    Friday, January 25, 2019
    Mark your calendars and plan to attend! Please join us for an amazing evening while we raise funds for mental health counseling services provided by TCM Counseling! Upon arrival, you will enjoy mint juleps, tasty appetizers, perusing silent auction items, selecting a special bottle of wine from the wine garden and participating in various games and contests such as "Pick-A-Horse!" Promptly at ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
    Friday, January 25, 2019
    It's Here!! The annual"Best of the Best 2018"Awards!Nominate TCM Counseling in the "Health-Wellness," AND the "Non-Profit, Worship, People in Community" categories from now until February 8! Also check out the "Person of the Year" category, our own Executive Director, Sarah Lewakowski has been nominated! Don't forget that you can vote/nominate for all three (3) categories online once a day! Please ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community
    Friday, January 25, 2019
    Warner Norcross + Judd has again demonstrated its commitment to diversity with the development of a new 1L Diversity Scholarship.   This scholarship program is intended to promote diversity in the legal profession in Michigan by assisting first-year minority law students who are in good standing and attending the University of Michigan Law School, Michigan State University Law School or Wayne ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, January 25, 2019
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, January 24, 2019
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, January 24, 2019
    Company Announces Non-Stop Service to Two New Cities with Fares as Low as $49* Each WayState and local officials joined executives from Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ: ALGT) today as the company announced plans to establish a two-aircraft base at Gerald R. Ford International Airport in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Allegiant's growth plans in the state include creating at least 66 new, high-wage ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, January 24, 2019
    Photo Caption: Left to right: Brent Heeres, Business Lead – Engineering; Tod Grams,Team Lead – Electronics; and Joe Pighetti, Electronics Systems Engineer are active members of DISHER’s Nationally-Ranked Electronics Team.DISHER—  a fully-integrated electronics design and development firm headquartered in Zeeland, Michigan, recently ranked fourth for PCB Design and Engineering Solution Providers ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, January 24, 2019
    This is a stand-up comedy show FUNdraiser to help support Nestlings mission to help diaper babies in need.  $25 ticket price includes Giordano's pizza! Tickets: (616) 298-1009 or www.eventbrite.com (search for Nestlings) Show is rated PG14
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, January 17, 2019
    Opening Night for Artist Nichol Skaggs on Saturday, February 2nd, 7-10 pm, accompanied with the music of The Bri Baron Band. No cover charge. Nichol Skaggs Art is in our Tasting Room through the end of February. Come enjoy a glass of wine or a pint of beer and visit her amazing work. All artwork is for sale. 
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Tuesday, October 17, 2017
    (Grand Rapids, Michigan) – US Signal, a Midwest-based IT solutions provider, today announced the addition of object storage to its portfolio of cloud storage solutions. The new service provides a cost-effective method for storing large quantities of non-transactional or unstructured data, making it ideal for uses cases such as long-term file retention of archive data or backup datasets. It can ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, September 27, 2017
    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Grand Rapids, Michigan-based US Signal today announced it has enhanced its popular disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) offering to include two service tiers: standard and premium. Doing so will allow the IT solution provider's customers to customize their DR plans to meet specific business requirements and risk profiles.Tiers Offer Protection Level Choices With both ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release

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