Ada, MI (WOODTV) - Many have dreams of entrepreneurship and starting their own business. One global business started right here in West Michigan by two people with the same dream of entrepreneurship.
Rich DeVos and Jay Van Andel started the Amway corporation in 1959 in the basements of both their homes. They believed that anyone who wanted to could start a business of their own.
Now from the help of Amway employees in West Michigan, Amway's entrepreneurial spirit has spread to over 3 million independent business owners worldwide.
Broadmoor Avenue has reopened after it was shut down due to a four-vehicle crash in Caledonia.
The extravaganza was Dec. 11, 2013 in downtown Grand Rapids.
Gary Rolls Jr. has announced he'll resign from the Kent County Board of Commissioners, effective Jan. 1, 2014.