News for CommunityFriday, February 15, 2019Tulip 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 moreCategories: CommunityFriday, February 15, 2019The 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 moreCategories: CommunityFriday, February 15, 2019Looking 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 moreCategories: CommunityFriday, February 15, 2019Beacon 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 moreCategories: CommunityFriday, February 15, 2019Planned 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 moreCategories: CommunityFriday, February 15, 2019Lakeshore 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 moreCategories: CommunityFriday, February 15, 2019Business 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 moreCategories: CommunityFriday, February 15, 2019This 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 moreCategories: CommunityWednesday, February 13, 2019Our 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 moreCategories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Press ReleaseTuesday, February 12, 2019Website | 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 moreCategories: CommunityTuesday, February 12, 2019Join 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 moreCategories: CommunityFriday, February 08, 2019Join 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 moreCategories: Education, Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News ArticleThursday, February 07, 2019Connections 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 moreCategories: CommunityWednesday, February 06, 2019Foster 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 moreCategories: CommunityWednesday, February 06, 2019Superman 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/Holland19Categories: CommunityWednesday, February 06, 2019Business 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 hereCategories: CommunityMonday, February 04, 2019Come 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 moreCategories: CommunityMonday, February 04, 2019HR 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 moreCategories: CommunityFriday, February 01, 2019Founded 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 moreCategories: Community, Press Release, General News ArticleThursday, January 31, 2019Spectrum 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 moreCategories: CommunityThursday, January 31, 2019The 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: CommunityThursday, January 31, 2019Rich 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 moreCategories: CommunityWednesday, January 30, 2019Due 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 moreCategories: CommunityMonday, January 28, 2019Spectrum 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 moreCategories: CommunityFriday, January 25, 2019Old 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 moreCategories: Chamber, General News Article, CommunityFriday, January 25, 2019Mark 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 moreCategories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release''Best of the Best! 2018'' Vote for TCM Counseling! We NEVER turn anyone away, how much better can you get?Friday, January 25, 2019It'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 moreCategories: Chamber, General News Article, CommunityFriday, January 25, 2019Warner 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 moreCategories: CommunityThursday, January 24, 2019Company 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 moreCategories: CommunityThursday, January 24, 2019Photo 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 moreCategories: CommunityThursday, January 24, 2019This 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 PG14Categories: CommunityMonday, January 21, 2019Michigan’s Heritage Barns: An Artist’s Perspective photographs by Mary Keithan Prominent on the landscape throughout Michigan, traditional barns are visible reminders of our agricultural legacy. The seemingly endless variety of barn shapes, sizes, details, and uses reflects the rich diversity of farmers and farming in Michigan. Gothic, gambrel, or gable roofs; hay hoods, cupolas, and dormers; ...read moreCategories: CommunityMonday, January 21, 2019Tracy Hutchinson, P.E. joins the firm as Project Manager in the firm’s Civil Engineering Department in its Holland, MI office. Ms. Hutchinson graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering. She has 20+ years of experience working on and managing commercial and residential site development along with municipal infrastructure projects throughout ...read moreCategories: CommunityMonday, January 21, 2019Join the Holland Museum on Monday, January 21 in celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. with free admission from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Visitors can explore how you can change the world and learn about inventors from diverse backgrounds. Family-friendly activities include: ▪ Learn about Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life ▪ Participate in a scavenger hunt in the Museum galleries to ...read moreCategories: CommunityDowntown Holland Announces Non-Profit Organizations Selected for The Big Give Charity Shopping EventMonday, January 21, 2019The annual Big Give charity shopping event returns to Downtown Holland on Saturday, February 2! During The Big Give, participating businesses will donate 15% of all sales to 15 local non-profit organizations all day long. Customers will be able to select which of the 15 organizations they would like the percentage of their total sale to be donated to with each purchase they make. The Big Give is ...read moreCategories: CommunityMonday, January 21, 2019United Way Worldwide announced that it will lead the formation of the United for U.S. coalition, a joint effort by corporate partners, organized labor, the United Way network and nonprofits to assist furloughed federal workers and others impacted by the ongoing government shutdown. United Way and its community partners are preparing for an expected uptick in calls to 2-1-1 from those seeking ...read moreCategories: CommunityMonday, January 21, 2019In West Michigan, art has become a staple in the local culture. While evoking emotions and feelings, creating and enjoying art also promotes healing and offers many evidence-based benefits. For more than 16 years, Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital has partnered with local schools to hold its annual Student Art Contest. To celebrate and showcase the artists’ accomplishments and ...read moreCategories: CommunityThursday, January 17, 2019Opening 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
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