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West Michigan Works! Hosts Going Pro Talent Fund Information Sessions

The Going PRO Talent Fund program (formerly the Skilled Trades Training Funds program) provides competitive awards for training that leads to increased employee productivity and retention.  And a thriving Michigan economy. The grant process is competitive and funds are allocated quickly, so a complete and accurate application is critical. West Michigan Works! is hosting several information sessions throughout …

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Employment Opportunity: Allegan County Legal Assistance Center

The Allegan County Legal Assistance Center (ACLAC) is seeking job applicants for the positions of Associate Director. The opportunity is for part-time employment in a nonprofit organization that educates and assists self-represented litigants with the legal system in civil cases such as divorce, custody, guardianship and name changes. This is a dynamic organization that provides …

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Nominations Sought – Spirit of Women Award

Do you know a woman who has done something SELFLESS or EXTRAORDINARY for others in our community? Join Spirit of Women and the Allegan General Hospital Foundation in celebrating the compassion, talent, and dedication of women in the Allegan area.  These individuals devote themselves, through their example, to making their communities healthier, safer, and more …

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Wayland to play at GLC on July 25

Gun Lake Casino announced that it will be the host of the band Wayland’s hometown concert on July 25, with doors opening at 7:30 p.m. and performance at 9 p.m. “It’s an honor to be playing at Gun Lake Casino because of what they have done to support the community that first embraced our band and gave us the …

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Postural Ergonomic Assessments Offered

If there is a way to improve your employee’s productivity and reduce time lost from work would you be interested in doing so? Do you believe there is always room for improvement?  Have you implemented good ergonomics like a stand-up desk or equipment etc., but wondered if there was still more that could be done? …

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Hodge Family Chiropractic “Officially” Celebrates Grand Opening

Dr. Christopher Hodge, his wife, Melissa, and daughter, Haddie, celebrated their long-awaited “Official” Grand Opening of Hodge Family Chiropractic with an Allegan Area Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Friday, May 25 at the office located at 130 W. Main St. in Hopkins.  As the picture clearly shows, the long Memorial Day Holiday Weekend …

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Lakeshore Advantage to Provide Economic Development Services for Allegan County

Allegan County primary employers have a new resource to support their growth.  Allegan County Economic Development Commission board agreed to contract with Lakeshore Advantage to extend economic development services to the county’s nearly 200 primary employers.  Lakeshore Advantage business support services include growth assistance, tackling talent challenges and looking forward to ensuring long-term economic health …

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Chamber Welcomes Apollo Home Mortgage to Allegan

  The Allegan Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed Apollo Home Mortgage to Allegan with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Wednesday, April 25.  Apollo Home Mortgage is located in Downtown Allegan at 209 Riverfront Plaza (plaza level of Sneller Real Estate). Apollo Home Mortgage is a full-service mortgage company and is your local lender for RD Home Loans, …

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