Snyder Gets Bad Report On Benton Harbor Schools A report released Friday now goes to Gov. Rick Snyder, who has 10 days to decide if the school district could get an emergency manager with broad authority to make changes.
Montgomerie Looking For Champions Tour Win Colin Montgomerie had a one-liner ready to go when asked his winless first year on the Champions Tour.
New Whirlpool Microwave Listens To Your Popcorn, Stops AutomaticallyThere's only one way to make sure you don't burn the microwave popcorn -- stand next to the microwave and turn it off when the popping stops. Well, technology marches on -- now you don't have to.
AT&T Adds 4G LTE, Mobile Web In Southwest, Northern MichiganAT&T Inc. announced that it has fired up a 4G LTE network in the Benton Harbor, Niles and Buchanan areas of southwest lower Michigan, the Cadillac and McBain areas of northwest Lower Michigan, and in several more locations in the Upper Peninsula and northeast Lower Michigan.
Nuggets' Chandler Gives Presents, Pizza In Mich. Denver Nuggets forward Wilson Chandler has brought a taste of Christmas to children in his western Michigan hometown.
Awards And Certifications From Nov. 6The latest award and certification notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.
Whirlpool Wins Energy AccoladesBenton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corp. (NYSE: WHR) earned a pair of environmental awards last week.
Macomb Community College-led Group Gets $24.9M Federal Grant For Advanced ManufacturingMacomb Community College, on behalf of the Michigan Coalition for Advanced Manufacturing (M-CAM), has been awarded a $24.9 million U.S. Department of Labor grant to train workers for advanced manufacturing jobs.
Taco Bell, Kinexus Partne With Cengage To Offer ScholarshipsTaco Bell and Kinexus have signed on as the first two partners in Cengage Learning/Smart Horizon Career Online Education's (SHCOE) Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action to reengage employees in the educational system.
Whirlpool Brand Introduces New Mobile App To Ease The Hassle Of LaundryWhirlpool Corp. Thursday announced a laundry mobile app that includes more than 100 years of laundry knowledge.
Whirlpool Launches Industry's First Induction Double Oven Freestanding RangeWhirlpool Corp. Wednesday announced it had introduced the industry's first double-oven freestanding induction range.
Whirlpool To Become Majority Shareholder Of China-Based Hefei SanyoWhirlpool Corp. (NYSE: WHR) announced that it has entered into agreements to become a majority shareholder (51 percent) in Hefei Rongshida Sanyo Electric Co. Ltd., a home appliances manufacturer based in Hefei, China.
GVSU Signs Two More Reverse Transfer AgreementsGrand Valley State University signed reverse transfer agreements with Lake Michigan College in Benton Harbor and Washtenaw Community College in Ann Arbor.
Whirlpool Brand Uses Storytelling To Make Sense Of Appliance TechnologyBuilding on the success of its Designed to Simplify campaign, Whirlpool is bringing its national 2013 evolution campaign to life with a focus on ways appliances can not only solve some of life's daily dramas, but can also empower the Whirlpool consumer to create an ideal sense of life each and every day.
Ford, Whirlpool Part Of Energy Saving Lifestyle DemoAmericans can sharply cut their energy use without sacrificing lifestyle comfort. That's the message of Dearborn's Ford Motor Co. and Benton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corp., which are demonstrating products in the Ford-led MyEnergy Lifetyle retrofit contest on Katie Couric's syndicated talk show, "Katie."