Gov. Rick Snyder signed laws Monday to spend $1.3 billion a year more to mend deteriorating roads and other transportation infrastructure, contingent on Michigan voters increasing the state sales tax to 7 percent in May.
Mike of Grand Haven asked, “I am wondering why, as you enter the Grand Haven city limits on northbound or southbound U.S. 31, there is a sign commemorating the Grand Haven girls state basketball championships — which I think is wonderful — but there are no signs commemorating the 2010 Grand Haven girls state championship cross country team? I would love to see both teams get permanently recognized for their awesome accomplishments.”
Initiations into societies more than a century ago were often secret affairs kept guard by the organization. Historically, there are legends of outrageous initiation practices, some with serious consequences.