Downtown Kalamazoo may be a place for dining and cultural attractions. But more people are thinking it’s also a place to live. 

"For Natura Architectural Consulting LLC, business this year has exceeded expectations. Revenues are up at the Grand Rapids firm that had surpassed its growth goals for 2015 as of mid-November, and Natura continues to bring aboard new clients, said owner Nate Gillette. He expects business to stay strong for the foreseeable future." (MiBiz)

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"Midland — – Elected officials, residents and workers here are cautiously optimistic that Friday’s announced equal merger of industrial giants Dow Chemical Co. and DuPont Co. will help the region and create more jobs." (Detroit News)

"KALAMAZOO, MI — Western Michigan University will hold its first public input session on the design plan for the expansion of the university's Business Technology and Research Park into the area known as Colony Farm Orchard." (Kalamazoo Gazette)