The Grand Haven Main Street Downtown Development Authority is encouraging residents and visitors to spend time in the city’s downtown and Centertown district over the next few weeks.
With the warmer weather and hopes of extending services to curb the effects of executive orders to close and help prevent the spread of COVID-19, many local businesses are looking to bring seating and more outdoors this summer.
The city of Grand Haven is blocking off parts of several streets — including the first block of Washington Avenue in the downtown – to allow restaurants and other businesses to expand outdoors.
LANSING (AP) — Michigan restaurants and bars could sell cocktails and liquor for pickup or delivery and would see a temporary cut in state liquor prices under fast-tracked legislation that supporters hope will help the industry survive the coronavirus pandemic.
The members of the Spring Lake Village Council say they want to do everything they can to help local businesses recover after lengthy closures due to COVID-19.
FERRYSBURG — Valerie Thompson says she is very excited and more than a little anxious about reopening her hair salon after being closed for three months due to the COVID-19 shutdown.
LANSING (AP) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said Friday that hair salons and other personal-care businesses can reopen across Michigan on June 15, while those businesses and places like gyms and movie theaters that were shut down to curb the spread of the coronavirus can restart in northern Michiga…
Similar to restaurant owners in northern Michigan who have been able to open their doors to customers, with some social-distancing measures in place, local restaurants may soon be able to expand their dining areas outdoors.
LANSING (AP) — Restaurants, bars and other retail businesses can reopen in much of northern Michigan starting Friday, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced Monday — a key step for the tourism-dependent region before the Memorial Day weekend and summer season.
FREMONT — A former Spring Lake-area couple who bought a restaurant in Newaygo County last year are making their way through the pandemic shutdown by feeding area first responders.
As more people try to control the technology in their home from a phone or tablet, a Michigan electronics company continues to receive national acclaim for their ability to install those systems.
After Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s executive order of April 24 requiring all businesses to provide their employees with masks, some local business owners scrambled to comply.
Bicycle shop owner Tim Meyer said that he was hoping to have the Rock ‘n’ Road stores in Grand Haven and Holland open to do repairs on May 1, but was happy to be back in business almost immediately after Gov. Gretchen Whitmer last Friday added bicycle shops to the list of essential businesse…
Paxton Media Group, publisher of the Grand Haven Tribune, has established a $250,000 fund to help local businesses in the area get back to full strength by subsidizing their marketing through matching grants.
GRAND HAVEN TWP. — With salons and barbershops closed, Corey Vliem has noticed social media posts about people addressing their own hair needs.
Long Road Distillers captured eight new honors at the 2020 American Craft Spirits Awards, including two gold medals for Long Road Aquavit and Long Road Raspberry Liqueur.
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A medical mask assembly line that would typically take six months to develop was created in six days by JR Automation in a partnership with General Motors.
Some local restaurant owners are feeling the forces of COVID-19 restrictions and closing their business, while others are staying the course, preparing meals for takeout and delivery.
LANSING — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer issued a "stay home, stay safe" executive order on Monday for all Michigan residents, starting at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday, March 24, until 11:59 p.m. April 13.
GRAND RAPIDS — Meijer announced Thursday it is adjusting its store hours for the foreseeable future – both to allow more time for team members to deep clean and restock stores, as well as dedicated hours for senior citizens, customers with chronic health conditions, essential service workers…
It’s business almost as usual, as funeral directors, like everyone else, work to adjust to the ever-changing regulations coming down during the coronavirus pandemic.
DETROIT (AP) — Detroit's three automakers have agreed to close all of their factories due to worker fears about the coronavirus, two people briefed on the matter said Wednesday.
Some local grocery stores may feel like ghost towns these days, with empty shelves and near-empty fresh meat cases, but experts in the industry say there is no need to panic – as panic is what caused this scene in the first place.
Stacey Ruwe, agent at Five Star Lakeshore Grand Haven office, was honored at the 20th anniversary celebration of the West Michigan Lakeshore Association of Realtors as the Realtor of the Year.