Start Garden Launches Entrepreneur-in-Residence Program

Start Garden Launches Entrepreneur-in-Residence Program

Among its first actions as one of two new co-managers of the Grand Rapids SmartZone incubator, Start Garden launched an entrepreneur-in-residence program to support tech startups and brought in first-person to occupy the post. After a request for proposals in March, the City of Grand Rapids’ SmartZone Local Development Finance Authority (LDFA) in September selected … Read more

Garbage and dead rats prevent children from playing in their own garden

Garbage and dead rats prevent children from playing in their own garden

Jane Hill, 48, believes the landfill is responsible for a recent rat infestation in her home (Picture: MEN Media) A grand council has been accused of allowing vermin and fly dumps outside a family’s home to become infected so badly that they are effectively trapped inside. Jane Hill, 48, says rodents and overflowing bins just … Read more