Google Maps said last week it had expanded its live traffic feature for eight cities across Michigan.
New refrigerators from the KitchenAid brand of Benton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corp. use several high-tech advancements to help extend the storage life of both fresh and frozen ingredients.
Whirlpool Corp. (NYSE: WHR) and Honeywell (NYSE: HON) have announced that all Whirlpool U.S.-made refrigerators will begin incorporating Honeywell’s Solstice Liquid Blowing Agent.
Verizon Wireless announced it is bringing the nation’s largest 4G Long Term Evolution network to more of southwest Michigan, including Benton Harbor, St. Joseph, the lakeshore and surrounding areas on Thursday, May 17.
Sheriff’s deputies in southwest Michigan say two people had to be rescued from the water, after one fell in while texting and the other tried to rescue her.
Benton Harbor-based New Products Corp. said it received the first tax abatement in the company’s 90-year history Wednesday night in a hearing with Benton Harbor’s Emergency Financial Manager Joseph Harris.
State-appointed emergency managers say fiscal responsibility, not race, is behind Michigan’s Public Act 4.
The state said it has decided against moving forward with a process that could lead to the appointment of an emergency manager for Benton Harbor’s public school district, citing ongoing efforts to deal with financial problems.
New Products Corp., Benton Harbor’s longest surviving manufacturer, is seeking to raise public awareness and support about ongoing property encroachment and other issues impacting the company.
Whirlpool Corp. announced that it will cut 5,000 positions in North America and Europe despite also reporting net income of $177 million or $2.27 a share, up from $79 million or $1.02 a share a year earlier.