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    Friday, October 20, 2017
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    Friday, October 20, 2017
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    Friday, October 20, 2017
    CRITTER BARN NEWSLETTER      Dear Critter Barn friends,This is a friendly reminder about our ANNUAL HOE DOWN!  SAVE THE DATE: OCTOBER 26THThe HOE DOWN is the annual fall fundraising event for Critter Barn's ongoing work.  It takes place in the beautiful Baker Lofts facility in Holland.  We're fundraising to continue the positive impact that Critter Barn's programs have on ...read more
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    Friday, October 20, 2017
             Boatwerks News!    Keep Boatwerks on your radar for amazing specials all week long!         Breast Cancer Awareness MonthStop down and check out our Fundraiser for Holland Hospital's Breast Care Fund. We'll be running specials for the entire month of October! $3 ...read more
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    Friday, October 20, 2017
     Downtown Zeeland’s Main Street Trick or Treat Event The Downtown Trick or Treat event will be held on October 31.  This marks the 6th annual Trick or Treat on Main Street event provided by West Michigan Community Bank!   The Trick or Treat event will take from 3:00-5:00pm downtown Zeeland. Main Street will be closed between Elm Street and Church Street to create a safe area for Trick or ...read more
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    Friday, October 20, 2017
     REGISTER FOR THE LETHAL LEGENDS The original date was postponed so there is still time to get in the Lethal Legends!Date: Saturday, October 28Registration Deadline: Thursday, October 26 at 5:00 p.m.Test your team’s ability at Macatawa Legends Golf & Country Club with the tees moved back and the pins in some challenging locations. If you thought your game was tested with the usual ...read more
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    Thursday, October 19, 2017
    Bellydancing & Boos Event at Great Legs Winery Brewery Distillery, 332 E. Lakewood Blvd, Holland.  Rhonda Stygstra, Choreographer, and the Arabella Dancers perform a Halloween Bellydancing Fusion Show, beginning at 7 pm.  Free admission.  Hip scarves for sale. Craft Beers, Wines & Spooky Spirits available.  $5-7 each ... Growler fills available with your own growler.  Chips and Salsa for sale.  ...read more
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    Thursday, October 19, 2017
    Paint Class with Molly Hathaway ---  For the Love of PaintMolly Hathaway, one of our Art Instructors, will be conducting a Paint Class on Tuesday, October 24th, 6:30 - 9 pm.  Cost: $35.00 which includes all supplies.  With Molly's expertise and assistance, you will complete this class with the beautiful Fall painting shown.  What a beautiful Christmas gift! To register and pre-pay, please contact ...read more
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    Tuesday, October 17, 2017
    (Grand Rapids, Michigan) – US Signal, a Midwest-based IT solutions provider, today announced the addition of object storage to its portfolio of cloud storage solutions. The new service provides a cost-effective method for storing large quantities of non-transactional or unstructured data, making it ideal for uses cases such as long-term file retention of archive data or backup datasets. It can ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
      Canada's 5 Big Ideas for Improving their Food System    Concerned with the health and sustainability of the food they eat, an increasing number of Canadians are concerned about how their food system is structured. Unhealthy diets claim more lives than any other cause of death and while the food system employs more Canadians than any other sector, many are not paid a living wage. For these ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
         CHRIS WAS PROPHETIC!      Not valid with any other offer, discount, coupon, or reward certificate.       Online ordering and e-gifts cards are now available at S&P!   NEED RESERVATIONS? No Problem.  We take a limited number for LUNCH & DINNER!Call 616-355-5501 
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
     Honoring those who persist in the vision of communities where people with disabilities can participate, contribute, and belong.Keynote address by Randy LewisAuthor - No Greatness Without Goodness  OCTOBER 24, 2017Midtown Center 96 W 15th St, Holland, MI 49423  5:30pm Please RSVP by October 15, 2017   Copyright © 2017 ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
    HUNTINGTON BANK REPORTS RECORD LOAN VOLUME AS NATION’S SECOND LARGEST SBA LENDER FOR THIRD CONSECUTIVE YEAR  Strong foothold in Illinois and Wisconsin helps drive 25 percent increase in total dollars lent  COLUMBUS, Ohio- Huntington Bank is the nation’s second largest originator of Small Business Administration (SBA) 7(a) loans during SBA fiscal year 2017, maintaining its ranking for total 7(a) ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
    Warner Norcross Again Ranked One of Michigan’s Top Firms inChambers High Net Worth Guide  Warner Norcross & Judd LLP and five of its partners have again been recognized for excellence in private wealth law in Chambers High Net Worth guide.  Chambers and Partners compiled the rankings, which are aimed at the international private wealth market. Law firms and attorneys were referred by clients for ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
        How to make your investments matter mostWest Michigan’s stability depends on the strength and resilience of all its communities.Hear from Deb Frieze and Aaron Tanaka on how the Boston Impact Initiative takes an integrated capital approach, combining investing, lending and giving, to build a resilient and inclusive local economy.  Entrepreneurs are an essential part of our economy ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
    CRITTER BARN NEWSLETTERView this email in your browserDear Critter Barn friends,This is a friendly reminder about our ANNUAL HOE DOWN! The HOE DOWN is the annual fall fundraising event for Critter Barn's ongoing work.  It takes place in the beautiful Baker Lofts facility in Holland.  We're fundraising to continue the positive impact that Critter Barn's programs have on area children ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
    Please purchase tickets online:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sunset-soiree-tickets-37502334492
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
    Allegan County United Way seeks volunteers for Rake-A-Difference event  October 9, 2017 – On Saturday, November 18 from 9:00am to noon, Allegan County United Way will host its first annual Rake-A-Difference volunteer event. United Way will pair volunteer groups with local residents who need help with raking due to physical or financial limitations.   If your group would like to volunteer, or if ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
    Contact:  Ashley Kiekintveld                                                   Chris Cannon 616.748.3610                                                            616.772.7589            ashley.kiekintveld@spectrumhealth.org             christine.cannon@spectrumhealth.org   @SpecHealthNews                                                 ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
    Contact:  Ashley Kiekintveld                                                   Erin Walcott 616.748.3610                                                            616.772.8086            ashley.kiekintveld@spectrumhealth.org             erin.walcott@spectrumhealth.org@SpecHealthNews                                                 ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
    View this email in your browserAre you experiencing pain or discomforts that are preventing you from living life how you fully desire? Meg Frens, or Magic Meg, as we like to call her :), is our rehabilitation partner and houses her business, AIRE, ATC, LLC, inside Valeo. With her wisdom and collaboration, we're able to more completely serve our members who have injuries or mobility ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
         Upcoming Events at Out of the Box! (RSVPs are always welcome, but never required)                      Thursday, October 12th | 6:00PM - 1:00AMWeekly Game Night - Open Gaming All Evening!Bring your own games or try any of the games ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
             Photo by Mike Lozon  No Time for an 8-week class? Try a Ceramics Workshop! Ceramic Couples WorkshopInstructor: Mary Wolter Make it a memorable Friday-night date night playing together in the dirt! Bring a lover or your mother, and spend some quality time making unique creations. Wine and treats served!One ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
        Next week at Better Way ImportsThis Zeeland business just earned "Best for the World"Better Way Imports sells goods made by women in developing countries who are at risk of or who have survived sex trafficking. This year, they were honored as one of the #BCorp “Best for the World.” Join us for this FREE community building event!   Learn more // Attend // Connect on ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
         ONLY 8 TICKETS LEFT! Call us to purchase them over the phone.  Chef Rob Guerrero and  Sous Chef Tessa Wiley  wine pairings TBD Hors d oeuvre - smoked salmon rillette, dill cracker,  spicy pickled beets, egg yolkApppetizer - Duck confit, white bean and acorn squash cassoulet, red wine braised cabbage with rainbow chard, preserved stone fruitSoup - Butternut squash and golden ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
                E-NewsOct 2017       700+ VOLUNTEERS HELPED IN OUR COMMUNITY ON DAY OF CARING   On Thursday, September 21, Greater Ottawa County United Way hosted its 16th annual Day of Caring in Ottawa County. More than 700 volunteers teamed up to help local nonprofit organizations with 50-plus projects around the county throughout the day. ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
    CHEMICAL BANK’S CARES DAY IS A GREAT SUCCESS   HOLLAND, Michigan, October 12, 2017… Mark Johnson, Community President of Chemical Bank, is pleased to announce the Bank’s successful participation in the Bank’s fifth annual Chemical Bank Cares Day event.   On Monday, October 9, 2017, Chemical Bank offices in Michigan, Ohio and Indiana were closed, allowing Bank employees to volunteer in their ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
    Greetings!     In the Community, October 13, 2017A Weekly Listing of Diversity and Multicultural EventsFrom the Alliance for Cultural and Ethnic Harmony:"Diversity, Unity, and Justice Are at the Heart of ACEH"ACEH was founded in Holland in 1999 and is committed to justice, equal opportunity, cross-cultural understanding, and appreciation for diversity.  Members work together to make ...read more
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    Friday, October 13, 2017
         Happy Fall Fest!Downtown Holland is looking beautiful with the fall decor installed by Jonker's Gardens, and the fun, fall weekend in Downtown Holland has arrived...it's Fall Fest time! The professional pumpkin carvers will be carving jack-o-lanterns throughout 8th Street today from 3pm - 7pm, and they will remain lit until 10pm! The carvers will return on ...read more
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    Friday, October 06, 2017
          Photo of the 2017 HFA Spring Show by Mike Lozon.  Holland Friends of Art Fall Members Show Opening September 30 - November 4, 2017 Dance StudioOpening Reception: Thursday, October 5, 6-8pmJoin us as we celebrate the Holland Friends of Art Members display in the dance studio for this fall exhibition of their work! Carol Laurn of Flat River Gallery in Lowell, Michigan ...read more
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    Friday, October 06, 2017
    PRESS RELEASE – For Immediate ReleaseOctober 4, 2017  Lynne Jarman-Johnson, Chief Marketing Officer269.345.7804, ext. 1753lynne.johnson@consumerscu.orgwww.ConsumersCU.org  Consumers Credit Union named bizlibrary’s program of the yearAchievement of learning goals and excellence in corporate communication cited in winKalamazoo, Mich. – Consumers Credit Union’s wellness, onboarding and training ...read more
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    Friday, October 06, 2017
    Check out the latest news from Good Sam!View this email in your browserA Bright Future for the Next GenerationJen was stuck. She had lost her job, and with two young children at home, she was struggling to get out of the cycle of poverty. Jen joined Circles in February of 2015 in hopes of improving her financial situation. It was also during this time that Circle Leaders and staff ...read more
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    Friday, October 06, 2017
        JOB DESCRIPTION Program Assistant  Qualifications:Prefer knowledge regarding the aging process and the physical, mental, and social needs of adults with functional disabilities.Prefer some exposure to working with older adults.Demonstrated competency in working independently and taking on delegated leadership role.Friendly, compassionate, and assertive personality.Demonstrated competence ...read more
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    Friday, October 06, 2017
    CRITTER BARN NEWSLETTERView this email in your browserDear Critter Barn friends, The HOE DOWN is the annual fall fundraising event for Critter Barn's ongoing work.  It takes place in the beautiful Baker Lofts facility in Holland.  We're fundraising to continue the positive impact that Critter Barn's programs have on area children and youth.  Join us for an inspirational evening on ...read more
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    Friday, October 06, 2017
    HUNTINGTON BANK REPORTS RECORD LOAN VOLUME AS NATION’S SECOND LARGEST SBA LENDER FOR THIRD CONSECUTIVE YEAR  Strong foothold in Illinois and Wisconsin helps drive 25 percent increase in total dollars lent  COLUMBUS, Ohio- Huntington Bank is the nation’s second largest originator of Small Business Administration (SBA) 7(a) loans during SBA fiscal year 2017, maintaining its ranking for total 7(a) ...read more
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    Friday, October 06, 2017
      Stop by today to order a gift and pick up an Edible To Go® treat.4950 Wilson Avenue Grandville, MI 616-532-1300            *See Terms & Conditions for details.  
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    Friday, October 06, 2017
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
    Everyday, we're bombarded with the push to be better. Better spouses, better parents, better employees, better homemakers, better friends, better eaters, better exercisers, better well, life-ers. For some, this pursuit of personal growth is invigorating and exciting and results in all-out massive action. For others, it can be overwhelming, exhausting, and cause a paralysis response. And for many, ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
    *Shoe does not actually levitate. We know, it looks so real.   We validate parking at Gazelle Sports Kalamazoo!Contact Us | Our Story |Locations |Employment 
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
     Nathaniel T. Volkema Financial Advisor VantagePointe Financial Group-Lakeshore Firm 44 E. 8th Street Suite 200 Holland, MI 49423phone: 616-796-2094 fax: 616-796-2095 nvolkema@vpfgroup.comwww.vplakeshore.comclick for directions  Buying and Selling: Trading Basics  Investors should understand basic terms and types of trades, like bid and ask prices, ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
        deVries Photography52 E. Main St.DowntownZeeland, Michigan 49464phone: 616.772.6221email: devriesphoto@gmail.comwebsite: www.devriesphoto.com     
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
       Honoring those who persist in the vision of communities where people with disabilities can participate, contribute, and belong.Keynote address by Randy LewisAuthor - No Greatness Without Goodness   OCTOBER 24, 2017 Midtown Center 96 W 15th St, Holland, MI 49423  5:30pm  Please RSVP by October 15, 2017 Copyright © ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
     
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
    1st on our list? Salted Caramel!           
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
    Fall 2017Fall Camps and LessonsIn Zeeland: Fall Ball Camp and Private LessonsThis Fall in Zeeland, there are some fantastic baseball / softball opportunities! FALL BALL CAMP provides kids with a fantastic INDOOR fall baseball skills event. It is one-day only and themed around MLB’s Fall World Series.  Saturday October 28th from 8:30am-noon.    PRIVATE ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
      We validate parking at Gazelle Sports Kalamazoo!Contact Us | Our Story |Locations |Employment 
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
    OCTOBER 2017 CALLING AN AUDIBLE3 Tips for Redirecting a Project at the Last MinuteIn football, a quarterback has a way of changing plays on the fly when he doesn’t like what the defense offers him—he calls an “audible.” This gives his team the best possible chance to reach their most immediate goal, whether to get a first down or to score. In business, this can occur at any moment during ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
    Accountant (Part-time)posted Sep 27, 2017, 9:33 AM by Jared Leys Title: Accountant Hours: 15-20 Hours/Week Hourly Position Reports to: Executive Director Posted: September 27, 2017   LEDA's Mission: The Lakeshore Ethnic Diversity Alliance works to dismantle barriers to ensure people of all ethnic backgrounds have equal access and opportunity to participate fully in the life of the ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
       The Upside Down Forest Calling anyone with trees in their yard! We need your large fall clean up branches for a funky and organic installation in The Studio.   Bring one or a few dried branches without leaves, in varying lengths from 4-6 feet long and 1-2 inches in diameter to our back door from October 3 through October 12. The branches should be natural (not painted or ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
    Summit on Race and Inclusion 2018 - Save the Date  Open up that calendar app on your phone and save the date for the 2018 Summit on Race and Inclusion! Next year's Summit will take place on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at Hope College in Holland, MI.  Our theme for Summit 2018 is "Advancing Equity", and we will be announcing our speakers and agenda for the day in the coming weeks.  To become ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
     Local First Measure What Matters MixerThursday, October 18 5:30-7:30pm at Better Way Imports and 6eightPrice: Free   Join us at the 6eight in Zeeland for the next Measure What Matters Mixer, hosted by 2017 Best for the World winning Better Way Imports.Featuring:Local baked goods, a coffee tasting of several single-origin, direct trade specialty roasts, exclusive to Better ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
    Upcoming Events at Out of the Box! (RSVPs are always welcome, but never required)                      Thursday, October 5th | 6:00PM - 1:00AMWeekly Game Night - Open Gaming All Evening!Bring your own games or try any of the games available in our gaming library.  Monday, October 9th | 6:00PM - 10:00PM***New Weekly Event*** Monday Game Night ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
    Coastal Automotive Hires Toby Curry as Director of Operations  Holland, MI, 10/03/17 – Coastal Automotive, a forward looking, tier 1 global automotive company, hired Toby Curry as director of operations. In this role, Curry will lead the company’s manufacturing work and further develop systems to increase efficiency and lean manufacturing.    “It’s great to have a guy with Toby’s experience ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
    Pumpkinfest SALEOctober 6 - 7Join us as we celebrate Pumpkinfest!   Visit our clearance table full of great deals!   Friday & Saturday ONLYBuy 1 Tube, Get 1 FREEEqual or lesser value  Take an additional $25 OFF Clearance BikesExcludes previous purchases.  Cannot be combined with any other sale or discount.  Cannot be redeemed for cash value. ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
    To ensure receipt of our e-mails, please add "Local First Newsletter" to your Address Book. Thank you so much for all the ways you engage with us!Check out what's coming up this fall Local First kicked off the fall season at Lakeshore Fork Fest, hosted at Coppercraft Distillery. That's just the beginning! We are excited for our extensive fall program line-up. Check out all the ways you can get ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
    October 2017  BLOGGADGETSPEOPLECULTURE    The DISHER newsletter provides food for thought in four categories: Blog Highlights, Cool Gadgets, New People, and Culture Building   Featured in this edition of The Dish: ARE YOU THE BEST LEADER YOU CAN BE? - Feature YOU MAKE IT— I BREAK IT - Blog HEY, COACH! - Blog HOW DID I GET HERE? - Blog SOLIDS OF A CONSTANT WIDTH - Cool ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
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    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
    OCTOBER 2017 SPA NEWSFall Seasonal SpecialShop our Spa Boutique for some wonderful fall gift ideas for yourself or someone special!  salubrityvida.com   Make sure you like us on facebook to stay updated on:~ last minute appointment openings ~ staff & spa news and photos ~ fun and interactive facebook only promotions!   Visit our website for the details on all of our current services.  You ...read more
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    Tuesday, October 03, 2017
     SPRING LAKE, MI –  Kelly Springer, Chief Operating Officer at Metal Flow Corporation was honored at the 13th Annual Lakeshore ATHENA Award luncheon as the 2017 ATHENA Recipient.  The announcement was made today at the Lakeshore ATHENA Award luncheon celebration at Trillium Events, Spring Lake | Ferrysburg.  Metal Flow in 2013 as the Chief Financial Officer, her first C-Suite role, after working ...read more
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    Tuesday, October 03, 2017
    GRAND HAVEN, MI – Stefanie Herder with the Grand Haven Area Convention and Visitors Bureau was honored at the 13th Annual Lakeshore ATHENA Award luncheon as the 2017 recipient of the ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award.  The announcement was made today at the Lakeshore ATHENA Award luncheon celebration at Trillium Events, Spring Lake | Ferrysburg.    An ATHENA Young Professional ...read more
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    Tuesday, October 03, 2017
    Holland/ Zeeland Michigan (9/29/2017): Collective Idea and Elzinga & Volkers were honored with the West Coast Chamber’s prestigious Business Leadership Award.  Collective Idea’s Brian Ryckbost accepted one award on behalf of President and Founder, Daniel Morrison, and Mike Novakoski, Preseident/CEO of Elzinga & Volkers, accepted the other. The award was presented at the Chamber’s Annual Meeting ...read more
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    Monday, October 02, 2017
    Business owners!  Are you looking to update your phone system with little or NO capital expenditures?  AstroTel is offering Michigan West Coast Chamber members an incredible offer when switching over to our Cloud Communications system.  1Qualified Chamber Members will receive a free IP phone with each user, a $189 Value Per User.  Only an internet connection is required.  There is no other ...read more
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    Thursday, September 28, 2017
    PLASCORE, INC. TO INVEST $6 MILLION IN CITY OF ZEELAND EXPANSIONExpansion supports aerospace customer growth and creates 10-15 new jobs  9/20/2017 - Zeeland, Michigan – Plascore, Inc., a manufacturer of honeycomb cores for aerospace, marine, mass transportation and construction industries, is expanding in the City of Zeeland, investing $6 million and creating 10-15 jobs over the next two years. ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 27, 2017
    Community Enhancement Grant Program Launches   A new initiative focused on supporting efforts that promote regional cohesion is being launched today, Monday, September 25th.  It is called the Community Enhancement Program (CEP) and is being coordinated by the MACC.  The CEP is a collaboration of six MACC members: Park Township, Holland Charter Township, Zeeland Charter Township, Laketown ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 27, 2017
              We believe it should be easy for you to understand our privacy practices. That’s why we’re launching an updated and streamlined Privacy Policy that explains in clear language what information we collect, how we use it, and the choices and controls you have. We’re also publishing FAQs and other resources to give you even more details about our privacy ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 27, 2017
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    Wednesday, September 27, 2017
      Chris Cook, Principal at Fairly Painless Advertising, has provided an update on the fundraising effort to light up Downtown Holland for the holidays.  RALLY CRY UPDATE! In addition to the generous donations recorded on the Fundly site, we've raised an additional $22,000 from other enthusiastic supporters (all of whom wrote checks). As of September 20, we're just over $27,000 of our $40,000 ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 27, 2017
      REGISTER HERELakeshore Nonprofit Alliance is pleased to join forces with the Association of Fundraising Professionals-West Michigan (AFP) and the Grand Haven Area Community Foundation to bring you the new and improved Lakeshore Development Group!    The goal of the updated Lakeshore Development Group is to share fundraising and ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 27, 2017
        Lakeshore Member MixerTuesday October 10, 5:30-7:30pm at Globe Design & VisionPrice: FREE, but please RSVPWe’d love to see you at Globe Design & Vision this October! Gather with fellow Local First members in this eclectic space filled with stylish frames, accessories, and local art. Specializing in high-end frames ranging in style from classic to eccentric, you’ll ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 27, 2017
    09/26/17Updates from DISHER's BlogMaking a Positive DifferenceYou Make It— I Break ItPosted on Sep 22, 2017 02:05 pmThe Importance of Validation Testing. Validation testing plays a significant role in product development. Have you ever wanted to rip the radio out of your car and smash it on the ground? I’ve taken things out of my car and smashed them – and it’s quite satisfying! I didn’t ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 27, 2017
    September 26, 2017  The Holland Area Arts Council offers a fly tying class, The Art of Deception, on Tuesdays starting October 17 from 5:30 to 7:30pm.     At least as far back as the 2nd Century CE, people have been tying fur and feathers to hooks for the purpose of deceiving and capturing fish. This fascinating art form known as Fly Tying is alive and well today, and while the tools, materials ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 27, 2017
         Upcoming Events at Out of the Box! (RSVPs are always welcome, but never required)                      Thursday, September 28th | 6:00PM - 1:00AMWeekly Game Night - Open Gaming All Evening!Bring your own games or try any of the games ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 27, 2017
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    Wednesday, September 27, 2017
    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Grand Rapids, Michigan-based US Signal today announced it has enhanced its popular disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) offering to include two service tiers: standard and premium. Doing so will allow the IT solution provider's customers to customize their DR plans to meet specific business requirements and risk profiles.Tiers Offer Protection Level Choices With both ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 26, 2017
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    Greetings! I am excited to announce that the downtown skyline lighting display will return and expand this year! Zeeland will look especially festive this holiday season as our downtown skyline is adorned with Christmas lights! The skyline lighting display will span from the Dekker Huis Museum to the corner of Main/Centennial (on the north side of the street) and Pet Cuts Dog Grooming to the ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 26, 2017
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    Tuesday, September 26, 2017
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    Tuesday, September 26, 2017
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    Monday, September 25, 2017
    Employee Assistance Center (EAC) and The Employers' Association (TEA) are pleased to bring Anna Maravelas, founder of Thera-Rising,  to West Michigan to present: The Conflict Savvy Leader. Despite the painful costs of mistrust, 88% of employees report that their supervisors handle conflict poorly.  Bridge the gap! Learn a proven, step-by-step process for permanently restoring collaboration ...read more
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
    Holland Symphony Orchestra P O Box 2685 Holland MI 49422-2685  Press Release                           Holland Symphony Orchestra and Music Director, Johannes Müller Stosch announce its 2017-2018 seasonwith a roster of exceptional soloists and a variety of musical offerings.            Classics I, Piano Fest will be a rare opportunity to experience three grand pianos performing with the ...read more
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
           ONLY 26 TICKETS LEFT! If you don't call today, you'll hate yourself later    Online ordering and e-gifts cards are now available at S&P!   NEED RESERVATIONS? No Problem.  We take a limited number for LUNCH & DINNER!Call 616-355-5501        
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
       View this email in your browser          September 2017Question of the MonthHow Do You Pass the Time on Your Commute to Work?Answer Now   WorkforceThe Results Are In: “Difficult Conversations” Most Stress-Inducing Part of Leadership RefreshLeadership.com – Sept. 15, 2017In a recent poll by Refresh Leadership, the Express Employment Professionals blog for business leaders, readers were asked ...read more
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
         Dear Friends, We would like to make you are aware of what’s going on this Fall with Nestlings and some opportunities to help us out, because we could really use it On October 14, Nestlings will host a Scavenger Hunt that will start at Kollen Park.  The event is designed to increase diaper need awareness in the community, ...read more
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
     Dear Friends, Oops, I goofed so I want to correct my error.  I am going to pass it off as I was just testing your clue solving skills for the event.    I told you all about the Nestlings Scavenger Hunt On October 14, at Kollen Park, but I forgot to tell you the important details on how to win $1,000 in Meijer gift cards!  The ...read more
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
              Hocus Pocus: An Art and Magic Making Event for Families Saturday, October 2110:00amTickets go on sale September 30!$10 per person  Our guest, Steve Marshall has been working as a magician for over 30 years. He has performed for everyone from couples at restaurant tables in New York City to an estimated audience of one ...read more
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
    Upcoming Events at Out of the Box! (RSVPs are always welcome, but never required)                      Thursday, September 21st | 6:00PM - 1:00AMWeekly Game Night - Open Gaming All Evening!Bring your own games or try any of the games available in our gaming library.    Saturday, September 23rd | 12:30PM - ...read more
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
          LUNCH N' LEARNS       Lunch N’ Learns provide members an easy way to sharpen their knowledge and skills by learning about topics that are of interest to them. Lunch N’ Learns are held monthly (January - May, September - November) at the OAISD. These are "bring-your-own lunch" events.  DONOR DEVELOPMENTInitiate, Develop and ...read more
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
      
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
     Holland Area Arts Council150 East 8th StreetHolland, MI 49423(616) 396-3278Contact: Lorma Freestonelorma@hollandarts.org  September 19, 2017  The Holland Area Arts Council is excited to announce Hocus Pocus, an art- and magic-making event for families, featuring world renowned magician, Steve Marshall on Saturday, October 21 at 10:00am.  Steve Marshall has been working as a magician for over ...read more
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
    Having trouble reading this email? View it in your browser. To ensure receipt of our e-mails, please add "Local First Newsletter" to your Address Book.   Owning it: Business Structures that MatterJoin us at Atomic Object tonight!Learn how creative business structures can help your company or organization stand out. Whether you're a small business looking to build, a large business ...read more
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
      Grateful hearts and A LOT to celebrateLast Thursday was an unprecedented evening in our 65-year history on three fronts:Largest Campaign CompletedTwo years ago, at our 2015 fall celebration event, we launched Today. Tomorrow. Forever. A Campaign for our Community's Endowment, with a three-year completion goal. We were thrilled to announce its completion one year early at this ...read more
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
    Harbor Humane will be participating in the BISSELL Pet Foundation Empty the Shelter on September 23 from 11am-4pm. All adoption fees of animals who were relocated from shelters in states where hurricanes hit have been covered by the BISSELL Pet Foundation since 9/13/17.   On Saturday, September 23, BISSELL Pet Foundation will cover the adoption fees for ALL shelter animals at Harbor Humane ...read more
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
    CRITTER BARN NEWSLETTERAt the end of the summer, the Critter Barn has animals that are available for sale.  Bunny rabbits (Holland Lop, French Lop, Netherland Dwarf, New Zeeland)Dairy goat kids (Toggenburg, Alpine, Saanen, Yearling dairy doe (French Alpine)Angora goat kids (three wethers )Pygmy and Nigerian goat kidsBreeding ram lambs (Romney and Colored Corriedale)Silkie chickensAll of our ...read more
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
     Eastbrook Homes announces 50th Anniversary Taste & Tour EventsSeptember 21 & 22 - 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm September 23 & 24 - 12:00 pm - 4:00 pmEastbrook Homes will host events at 16 locations throughout West Michigan.  Each location will feature food and drinks provided by a local vendor & fun prizes.  The event is free to attend, however each location ...read more
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
    The Holland Area Arts Council is excited to announce the third annual Nutcracker Ballet Tea in partnership with Grand Rapids Ballet on Sunday, November 19 at 1:00 and 3:00pm.     This holiday season, the Arts Council is reprising their partnership with Grand Rapids Ballet in two special performances for children ages 4 to 10 and their adult guests. The gallery will be filled with the ...read more
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    Friday, February 10, 2017
    Holland, Michigan - February 9, 2017 - Beacon Sotheby’s International Realty, Lake Michigan’s premier luxury real estate brokerage, recently welcomed six new real estate professionals to their downtown Holland office. Among them include several of West Michigan’s top-producing agents and 2017 Realtor of the Year Beth Foley.  Beth Foley has worked in the industry since 1986, specializing in ...read more
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