MARCH SINGLE FAMILY HOUSING PERMITS DOWN

It was a bit of a setback for Michigan’s homebuilding industry in March as housing permits for single-family home construction were down 20 percent. The U.S. Census Bureau says there were 1,246 permits issued in March 2018, compared to 1,562 permits in March 2017. However, year-to-date, housing permits in Michigan are ahead 3.3 percent through […]

EMERGING LEADERS ACCELERATED TRAINING OPEN ENROLLMENT UNDERWAY

The Business and Community Institute of Lansing Community College (LCC) is offering the year’s first section of Emerging Leaders: the popular open-enrollment, accelerated training program. At four hours per meeting, the 16-hour course will help all kinds of leaders learn to recognize and successfully work with different personalities, improve communication skills, confidently handle conflict and […]

NEW COMMUNITY BRAND UNVEILED IN CHARLOTTE

After thoughtful research and strategic feedback, those helping to pave the way for the future of the small yet vibrant rural town of Charlotte have shown their readiness to present a new regional identity for the Michigan community – a timeless identity that looks toward the bright future of Charlotte, while remaining authentic to the […]

MASON DELI CELEBRATES TEN YEARS IN BUSINESS

If you’ve never been to Mason, you’ve missed out on a small but charming and historic downtown, with some very popular businesses and a lot of heart. “The locally-owned, independent businesses in a community give it its unique character. Shifting our shopping and moving more of our purchases to those businesses makes for a more […]

GRANGER HONORED FOR HUMAN RESOURCES EXCELLENCE

In 2017, Granger Construction (Granger) offered over 560 learning opportunities to its employees. It also recorded more than 3,800 hours of actual learning for Granger employees; that’s an average of about 28 hours per full-time employee. This commitment recently helped Granger earn recognition with the 2017 Cornerstone Award and 2017 Keystone Award for Excellence in […]

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