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    Friday, September 21, 2018
        2018 IMPACT REPORTHow is United Way partnering with individuals and organizations to make an impact in the areas of education, financial stability, basic needs, health and affordable housing? Browse our latest impact report to learn more and be inspired.    Explore the 2018 Impact Report WELCOME, NEW BOARD MEMBERS!                                                                    ...read more
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    Friday, September 21, 2018
    Events will be cancelled if weather or stream conditions are unsafe.       Macatawa Area Coordinating Council | 616-395-2688 | www.the-macc.org
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    Friday, September 21, 2018
    Holland Symphony Orchestra and Music Director, Johannes Müller Stosch announce its 2018-2019 seasonwith a roster of exceptional soloists and a variety of musical offerings.            Classics I, Rach On! will include two of the orchestral repertoire’s greatest masterpieces.  This concert will take place on Saturday, September 29th at 7:30pm at the Concert Hall at the Jack H. Miller Center, Hope ...read more
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    Thursday, September 20, 2018
     
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    Wednesday, September 19, 2018
    Wednesday, September 19, 2018
    The app features real- time flight departure and arrival information, updates on parking availability at the airport, and security wait times. Additionally, amenities such as food and beverage locations, kids play areas, nursing rooms, and the military welcome center are featured on the app. Additionally, passengers can connect with airport ground transportation options available at the ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 19, 2018
    Latin Americans United for Progress (LAUP) will be presenting the 2018 Tulipanes Latino Art and Film Festival from September 19 - 23. The festival, comprised of a variety of events hosted by partners across Holland, celebrates Latin-American art and film.  On Wednesday, September 19, LAUP is partnering with Hope College’s Center for Diversity and Inclusion and the Hope College Latino Student ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 19, 2018
    Did you know?  TCM 's School Outreach Program brings professional therapists right into 26 schools along the lakeshore to counsel kids K-12 who would not otherwise receive any counseling.  Currently we are helping children in Holland Public, West Ottawa Public, Zeeland Public, Grand Haven Public, Spring Lake Public,and Coopersville Public school systems.  The need is growing, so any and ALL help ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 18, 2018
    Mike Dykstra, Jane CLark, and new Board members David Bolt, Micah Highwalking, Jim Hutt, Nolan Kamer and Keri McCarthy. Not pictured: Ed DeNave. HOLLAND, Mich. (September 17, 2018) – The Michigan West Coast Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that the 2018 – 2019 incoming Board Chair is Mike Dykstra of Zeeland Lumber and Supply Co. President/CEO Mike Dykstra began working at Zeeland Lumber ...read more
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    Monday, September 17, 2018
    Only A Few Days Left to Register! Do you or someone you know want to earn their GED? Manpower is now recruiting for 20 candidates that are looking to earn their GED at NO COST TO THEM! Manpower covers all the costs!  This program will last around 3-4 months to complete! Candidates must be 18 years or older and be currently working through Manpower. Enrollment begins TODAY through September ...read more
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    Monday, September 17, 2018
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    Monday, September 17, 2018
    We hope you have enjoyed this beautiful and precious thing we know in Michigan—as summer! It has been a glorious time to relax by the pool, enjoy time on the lake, hone the golf game, and even take in some of the attractions and splendor that are Pure Michigan. We have taken a sabbatical over the summer with our Lunch and Learn series, but as we are all thrust into our new September schedules, we ...read more
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    Thursday, September 13, 2018
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    Wednesday, September 12, 2018
    Date:               Friday, September 14, 2018, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.   What:              UFCU hosts an appreciation event for Buncombe County educators, teachers, counselors, and faculty. Participants are invited to join UFCU at New Belgium Brewing in Asheville for a free drink and appetizers. Bring an employee school ID.   Why:               United Federal Credit Union wants to show ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 11, 2018
    An annual check-up should be part of everyone’s maintenance and development plan, and the close of the Chamber’s fiscal and program year in August provides a great opportunity to assess everything from events to committees to leadership. Look for these changes to our Leadership Team:   Jodi Owczarski Jodi has been named the Vice President of the West Coast Chamber. Jodi had been in the role ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 11, 2018
    Backed by Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM) track record of providing quality HR training, this course covers the topics you need to meet key HR challenges that are relevant to you and your company. In less than 20 hours of training time, you can cover the issues you need to reduce potentially costly lawsuits.Developed by leading HR experts, HR practitioners, and legal counsel, the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, September 11, 2018
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    Tuesday, September 11, 2018
    The announcement of Pheonix-Sky Harbor marks the seventh nonstop flight served by American at the Ford Airport, and the seasonal flights to Phoenix on an Airbus A319 family aircraft will start on January 6 and run through April 1, 2019. “American Airlines continues to see the overall growth we’ve had at the Ford Airport which is why this Phoenix flight fits into our seasonal winter schedule, ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 11, 2018
    7 Keys to Master Resilience – Overcoming Offenses & Challenges  By Michelle L. Steffes   The definition of Resilience is “the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness.” (According to Dictionary.com). This fact in itself makes resilience near the top of the chart when it comes to success whether in life or career. It is never the problems or struggles we deal with which are ...read more
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    Monday, September 10, 2018
    CHICAGO and LANSING, Mich. – Starting in  July of 2018, bicycles have been accepted aboard the Amtrak Wolverine Service (Trains 350-355), sponsored by the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) with three daily round-trips between Pontiac and Chicago, via Detroit, Dearborn, Jackson and other stops. There is a $10 charge, in addition to the railfare, and bicyclists must make reservations to ...read more
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    Monday, September 10, 2018
    This year Holland Oktoberfest is looking to be a huge event. Right now we have:  Local Oktoberfest Beer from: New Holland Brewing Co., Our Brewing Company, Big Lake Brewing, Brewery 4 Two 4!A special cocktail from: Coppercraft DistillerySpecial Ciders from: Farmhaus Cider Co.Brats made locally:Russ' Restaurants, Cultured Love,and Central Park MarketKids play area by" Boys & Girls Club of ...read more
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    Monday, September 10, 2018
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    Monday, September 10, 2018
        REGISTER TODAY for Golf and Auction!     2018 Critter Barn Golf Scramble! Join us for Golf, Dinner, & Auction  Winding Creek Golf Club  |  4514 Ottogan  |  Holland, MI 49423 Saturday, September 15  |  12:30 pm Registration  | Shotgun Start 1:00 pm  Dinner 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm  |  Silent & Live Auctions during Dinner  Businesses, please ...read more
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    Monday, September 10, 2018
    October celebrates a new Artist Opening, Two Fundraising Events and a cool evening of Rat Pack Era Dancing with your Halloween Boo.   October 6th, Saturday, 7:30-10 pm, Lew Russ Smooth Jazz and Blues plays as we celebrate our October Artist, Molly Hathaway, whose Art Exhibit will be in the Tasting Room, October 1-31, 2018.   October 13th, Saturday, a local charity near and dear to our ...read more
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    Monday, September 10, 2018
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    Friday, September 07, 2018
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    Thursday, September 06, 2018
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    Wednesday, September 05, 2018
    GFIA installed the new coin containers in an effort to support a local West Michigan charity, while at the same time expediting the security screening process. All donations will go to Mel TrotterMinistrieswith donations being matched byLake Michigan Credit Union.“We know many travelers come to the security checkpoint with change in their pockets. Normally, they would empty their pockets and place ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 05, 2018
    HOLLAND, Mich., August 28, 2018 – Tulip Time Festival (www.tuliptime.com) announces a fabulous fall event --Pedal the Provinces.Tulip Time is celebrating fall by hosting Pedal the Provinces, on Saturday, September 15, 2018. This cycling event is inspired by the Elfstedentocht, or the Eleven-City Skating Tour in the Netherlands. Pedal the Provinces is a great fall bike tour that will take ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 05, 2018
    Be outstanding through personal accountability in Davenport University IPEx’s upcoming program,Personal Accountability and the QBQ! QBQ stands for “Question Behind the Question.” In other words, your success personally and professionally depends on your willingness and ability to ask the right kind of questions. These questions create personal accountability and eliminate procrastination, blame ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Chamber
    Monday, September 03, 2018
    Holland, MI – Can you spot them? Downtown Holland’s windows will come alive on Friday, September 14 when Live Mannequin Night returns for another year! From 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm on Friday, September 14, dozens of volunteers from the community will pose perfectly still like mannequins in the windows of over 20 different Downtown businesses. This year, the mannequins will be posing as everyone’s ...read more
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    Friday, August 31, 2018
    Holland Engineering, Inc. is actively seeking a Structural Engineer to join their Holland office location. The Engineer role is intended for those motivated individuals with 4-6 years of experience in structural engineering possessing a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET-accredited university and licensed as a professional engineer (PE). NCEES record is preferred.  The Structural ...read more
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    Friday, August 31, 2018
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    Thursday, August 30, 2018
    TCM Counseling is honored to be the recipient of the proceeds from "A Night of Pearls" Down to Earth Fashion Event on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018! Get your tickets to attend and/or purchase YOU ARE ENOUGH bracelets ($10 ea.) and Raffle Tickets ($20 ea. or 3 for $50) to win GREAT prizes!  TCM Counseling is grateful to be able to NEVER turn anyone away for counseling, brings therapists right into 24 ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
    Thursday, August 30, 2018
    "A Night of Pearls" Down to Earth Fashion Event offers fun ways to help raise needed funds to support TCM Counseling, who to provides fast & affordable professional therapy along the lakeshore.     TCM Counseling NEVER turns anyone away for counseling, brings therapists right into 24 schools (K-12) along the lakeshore, offers an Employee Assistance Program (EAP), and also provides FREE Suicide ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, August 30, 2018
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    Thursday, August 30, 2018
    HOLLAND, Mich. – August 24, 2018 – Trendway Corp. will host its 17th annual Cruise-In Benefit from 5-9 p.m. on Friday, September 7, at its headquarters at 13467 Quincy St. in Holland.  The annual event features an array of vehicles, including street rods, customs, motorcycles, trucks, and restored cars.  In recognition of Trendway’s year-long 50th-anniversary celebration, this year’s event will ...read more
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    Thursday, August 30, 2018
      August 2018   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. We hope you find it beneficial!        Family Succession: How to Achieve Equality By Haans Mulder   Last month, I wrote about the ...read more
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    Thursday, August 30, 2018
    CP Solutions is looking for a real go-getter! Join our Client Services Team as an Account Manager! This is your opportunity to join our team in providing clients with excellent service in all things marketing. From maintaining websites to staying on top of social media to strategizing ways in which you can strengthen the online presence of clients, you’ll play a big part in their happiness and ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 29, 2018
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    Wednesday, August 29, 2018
    In 2004, Steven Clarke’s right neck and shoulder were crushed in a horrible accident. This injury unleashed constant 24-hour pain. He was grateful to be alive. But the physical stress compromised his immune system,  and health problems mounted. Unknown at the time, Gangrene infection developed in his two upper front teeth … and … went undiagnosed. Worrisome multiple melanomas that plagued other ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 29, 2018
      Making the Case for Green Infrastructure Development standards for water quality   On August 23, the MACC hosted a green infrastructure seminar at CityFlatsHotel in Holland. The seminar was sponsored by the Ottawa County Water Resources Commissioner, Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr, & Huber, Inc. (FTCH), and the Grand Valley Metropolitan Council. This was the second annual Making the Case for ...read more
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    Tuesday, August 28, 2018
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    Friday, August 24, 2018
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    Friday, August 24, 2018
    Holland, MI –  Chef Nick Phelps from Boatwerks Waterfront Restaurant will make his Chef Series debut this Saturday, August 25 at the Holland Farmers Market. Beginning at 10:00 am that day, Phelps will share ideas from transitioning your summer menu into fall by preparing a light green and yellow bean salad, along with sausage and apple stuffed squash. Both recipes will feature fresh, seasonal and ...read more
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    Monday, August 13, 2018
    Irish Traditional Christmas Concert  Peat in the Creel Tickets NOW on sale for a Traditional Irish Christmas Concert at Great Legs Winery Brewery Distillery LLC in Holland, MI ~ Limited Seating of 80 people ~ Bring the entire family to start the Christmas Season on Saturday, December 1st ~ $5 per person in advance.  Purchase at the Winery.  332 E. Lakewood Blvd, Holland. We’re hoping to make this ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Thursday, May 24, 2018
    It’s OFFICIAL! Greater Holland Beer Passport in ready for pick-up at the  Holland Visitors Bureau. Get stamped at Great Legs Winery Brewery Distillery! We’re on PAGE 21!!! Free Production Tours Mon-Fri 4-8 pm.  We make our own tasty Craft Beers and delicious Lake Michigan Shore AVA Wines.  10% Honors Discount ALWAYS to our Veterans & Active Duty ????????????????
    Categories: Chamber, Fun Facts, Press Release, Community, 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
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