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    Wednesday, July 27, 2016
    DATE - For immediate release Media contacts: Jessica VanGinhoven , Ottawa County Park s: (616) 405-3999 Click here for more photos . Bridge at Hemlock Crossing, home of the Nature Education Center which was built using millage funds. On August 2, 2016 voters will have the opportunity to renew and restore the Ottawa County Parks & Open Space Millage. Ottawa County’s system of parks and ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, General News Article, Political
    Monday, July 11, 2016
    Leprino Foods Collects 1,500 Pounds of Peanut Butter for Local Families Nutrition is a key focus area for company community service Allendale, Mich., July 7, 2016 – The Leprino Foods Company plant in Allendale produces cheese and dairy ingredients, but yesterday due to the generous donations of its employees, the plant distributed 1,500 pounds of peanut butter to five community organizations ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, June 13, 2016
    Re: Honor Rewards Veterans Program Dear Allendale Area Chamber of Commerce business member, With the support of local Chamber of Commerce organizations, the Ottawa County Clerk/Register of Deeds office is initiating a new program in an effort to show gratitude to our military veterans. Our goal is to enlist local businesses to join in this new rewards program. We are asking your business to ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, May 27, 2016
    The Ottawa Conservation District has cost-share funds available to eligible landowners for septic repair and replacement in the Bass River and Deer Creek watersheds. The Bass River Deer Creek Restoration Project grant was awarded to the Ottawa Conservation District by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality to address water quality issues in the Bass River and Deer Creek. These waterways ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 25, 2016
    May 2016 Allendale Area Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Fund Names 2016 Recipient Allendale, MI – Every year, the Allendale Area Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Fund awards a $500 scholarship to an Allendale area senior who has been accepted and will be attending Grand Valley State University in the fall immediately following their high school graduation. Applicants are asked to write a ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest
    Friday, May 13, 2016
    May 13, 2016 Statement Regarding Recent Media Coverage The community of Allendale was featured in a local television news story last night. The news story was prompted by a recent report conducted by the Ottawa County Office of Planning and Performance Improvement. The report examines all of the Downtown Development Authorities within Ottawa County. It is unclear as to why Allendale was targeted ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Political, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 11, 2016
    Will Ellermets, Owner 616.635.9018 info@battleofthegains.com www.BattleOfTheGains.com For Immediate Release: May 9, 2016 PRESS RELEASE GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Battle of the Gains (BOTG) is launching an exciting event on Saturday, July 16, 2016. This three-tiered event is designed to promote healthy communities through ESPN-style athletic and business expo events, running from 8 am- 4 pm. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 18, 2016
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    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, April 18, 2016
    April 18, 2016 | For Immediate Release Media Contacts: Al Vanderberg | Ottawa County Administrator | 616-738-4898 Shannon Felgner | Ottawa County Communications Manager | 616-738-4672 Notes to the Media: • Book excerpts are available for members of the media. Please email your request to Shannon Felgner with your credentials or media outlet. The city of tomorrow ought to be a city that ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Political, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 16, 2016
    For immediate release March 14, 2016 Media Contact: Michelle Schmidt BizStream hello@bizstream.com 720.412.3223 BizStream Honored as One of Michigan’s 50 Companies to Watch West Michigan Technology Firm Recognized for Astounding Impact on Michigan’s Economy Allendale, MI, March 14, 2016 — BizStream, a software company that specializes in web design, web development, and building ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, January 27, 2016
    Metro Health Sports Medicine Physician Works with USA Figure Skating Dr. Caroline Beall is a family practice and sports medicine physician at Metro Health Allendale. While she treats athletes of all sports, she has been involved with USA Figure Skating and accompanied the skaters as a team physician to international competitions. In August 2015, she traveled with the team to Slovakia for the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest
    Wednesday, January 27, 2016
    Published Friday, November 30, 2012 by Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives http://www.acce.org/news/2012/11/acce-news/survey-chamber-membership-is-effective-business-strategy/ Contact: aimhoff@acce.org Survey: Chamber Membership is Effective Business Strategy A national survey of 2,000 adults reveals that being active in a local chamber of commerce is an effective business strategy ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Papers/Research, Economic, General News Article
    Monday, January 11, 2016
    Consumers Energy Provides Nearly $100,000 Energy Efficiency Incentive Check to Grand Valley State University Energy Savings Built Into Two New Facilities on Allendale Campus ALLENDALE, Mich., Jan. 7, 2016 – Energy-efficient building designs for two new Grand Valley State University facilities have earned the school a nearly $100,000 incentive payment from Consumers Energy. Dan Malone, the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, December 09, 2015
    PRESS RELEASE Grief Support Program Set to Begin at Second Church Second Church announces the startup date of the GriefShare program. Allendale, MI, December 8, 2015 – Second Church announces the beginning of a support program called GriefShare. It is set to begin on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 from 6:30 to 8:30pm and continue each Wednesday evening for thirteen weeks. The weekly sessions ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 05, 2015
    Contact: Greg Evans Telephone: 616.258.9478 Email: Greg@Trailpointbrewing.com Website: Facebook.com/TrailPointBrewing FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 4, 2015 NEW, LOCALLY OWNED CRAFT BREWERY IN ALLENDALE, MICHIGAN CELEBRATES GRAND OPENING SATURDAY, AUGUST 8th Allendale, MI, August 4, 2015–Trail Point Brewing Company, located at 6035 Lake Michigan Drive is having its grand opening this Saturday, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Sunday, August 02, 2015
    Congratulations to all of this year's winners! Thank you to everyone who took the time to vote. We received over 200 ballots in print and more online. Best Burger : Mugshots Burgers & Brews (AACC Member) Best Pizza: Peppinos Express (AACC Member) Best Hot Dog: Grand Coney Best Ice Cream Get The Scoop (AACC Member) Best Breakfast: Murphy’s Family Restaurant (AACC Member) Best ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article
    Monday, July 27, 2015
    Each year DepositAccounts.com evaluates the financial health of every federally insured credit union in the United States – more than 6,600 total. Each institution is graded on a number of factors, including capitalization, deposit growth, and loan to reserve ratios, in order to determine a comprehensive health score. From the list of 6,655 credit unions, DepositAccounts.com recognizes ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Economic, Press Release
    Monday, July 27, 2015
    July 22, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 129 Positions Available Tuesday July 28 – Ottawa County Michigan Works! – Dialog Direct, Heartland of Holland, Grand Transformers, Effex Management Solutions, Employer Solutions Staffing Group, Adecco Group, and Metal Flow. On Tuesday, July 28, Ottawa County Michigan Works! Holland Service Center will host a Hiring Event from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm for ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Wednesday, July 15, 2015
    July 15, 2015 For Immediate Release Media Contacts: Sergeant Chris Dill, cdill@miottawa.org, 616-895-6295 x 24 Captain Valerie Weiss, vweiss@miottawa.org, 616-738-4622 Suggested Post: Catch @miOttawaCounty Cops having coffee on the job at BIGGBY in Allendale& please join them: July 27, 9-10AM Coffee with Cops Brewing in Allendale Something’s brewing in Allendale: Coffee with Cops. The ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, July 15, 2015
    Lakeshore Advantage Releases 2015 Business Intelligence Report Investment In Innovation, Growing Sales & Talent Challenges Are Key Highlights Ottawa County, MI- July 13, 2015 -- Lakeshore Advantage recently announced the release of its 2015 Business Intelligence Report. This information, developed from more than 180 one-on-one conversations with primary businesses throughout Otttawa and ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, June 29, 2015
    Read story online >>> http://mibiz.com/item/22592-overhead-crane-manufacturer-invests-in-expanding-services One West Michigan manufacturer of overhead crane systems wants to drive future growth by expanding its service offerings. Allendale-based Star Crane and Hoist Services Inc. supplies overhead crane equipment to a variety of industries ranging from automotive and food processing to ...read more
    Categories: Economic, General News Article