This Saturday, you can roll out of bed and head to the stores without ever taking off your pajamas.
NEW YORK — Black Friday hit a record $7.4 billion in U.S. online sales as many shoppers spent the day clicking instead of lining up to buy.
DETROIT — On the picket lines at a General Motors transmission plant in Toledo, Ohio, passing cars honked and striking workers celebrated a tentative contract deal by munching on 10 pizzas dropped off by a supporter.
GRAND HAVEN TWP. — From hands-on experiences to connecting with local professionals, high school students on Tuesday learned more about career opportunities in West Michigan.
DETROIT — General Motors CEO Mary Barra joined negotiators at the bargaining table, an indication that a deal may be near to end a monthlong strike by the United Auto Workers union that has paralyzed the company’s factories.
Editor’s note: The Grand Haven Tribune takes a look at three businesses that are among the longest-serving establishments still operating in Spring Lake (or nearby) in connection with the village’s sesquicentennial celebration.
HOLLAND — The first Russ’ Restaurant was founded in Holland during the Great Depression, and last month the local chain celebrated its 85th year in business.
While a few setbacks have halted a new, local scooter business, its young owner says he hopes to have the alternative mode of transportation rolling again soon.
Some of the biggest salmon ever are being caught in Lake Michigan this summer, and charter fishing captain Brian Butts said it’s due to a more balanced predator and prey relationship in the big lake.
SPRING LAKE TWP. — The acquisition of a Grand Rapids-area manufacturer will add 46 employees to a Spring Lake-area company’s workforce, company officials say.