The vitality of Grand Rapids could serve as a lesson for those trying to set a course for Detroit’s future.
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Americans are hurting. Shhhhh. “An economic recovery has begun,” cheered President Obama at his January 21 inaugural speech. Or not. Just two weeks later came the grim news that the U.S. economy – struggling through its worst recovery since WWII – had shrunk by 0.1 percent in 2012’s fourth quarter. The news was all but … Continue Reading →