Living Wage

What is the current standard of living in Grand Rapids?

by (rachelcc)

Submitted 01-07-2014 under OPINION

While there have been many exciting developments in Grand Rapids in terms of culture and business, and the city is now on the list of destination cities and best places to raise a family, it's worth asking whether the average family's standard of...

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Local Economy = Living Wage

by (markrumsey)

Submitted 11-05-2009 under OPINION

Grand Rapids is doing relatively well riding the storm of the economic downturn that has crippled much of our state. Among the many reasons for this there is a primary one, being a vibrant local economy supported by businesses, residents, and non-...

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