8:03 AM Nov 18, 2014
After a lengthy discussion Monday night, Ferrysburg City Council voted 7-0 to send a farm animal ordinance back to the city’s Planning Commission with the intention of getting it changed to allow goats and chickens on lots larger than 1 acre, with a one-year special use permit.
10:05 PM Nov 12, 2014
Firefighters from three area departments started out on an automatic response for a structure fire shortly before 3 p.m. Wednesday on North Shore Drive, but were turned back when it was discovered the smoke inside the house was coming from a melted dimmer switch.
10:00 AM Nov 7, 2014
A new bee ordinance may fly in Ferrysburg, but it appears the possibility of residents keeping farm animals has stalled.
1:01 PM Nov 4, 2014
George Dunning smiled as the leaves blew past his face.
10:00 AM Oct 15, 2014
The landscape outside a local charter school has changed in the past few years.
12:00 PM Oct 7, 2014
Middle school students gasped in amazement as their teacher, Dusty DeHare, rolled a table filled with iPads, covers and keypads into the room.
8:00 AM Oct 6, 2014
The Ferrysburg Planning Commission is considering sweetening the ordinance pot by relaxing its restrictions on bees, but any chance of revising the rules on other farm animals has been put out to pasture until next month.
5:00 PM Oct 1, 2014
Allen of Ferrysburg asked, “Does the three-way stop (Pine and Third streets in Ferrysburg) become a four-way stop when the folks get out of work at the boiler company?"
12:00 PM Sep 24, 2014
City Council last week gave a thumbs up to City Manager Craig Bessinger's performance and a high-five to his wallet.
11:00 AM Sep 23, 2014
Megan Tulloch’s small, clear voice filled the nearly 10,000-square-foot theater at West Michigan Academy of Arts and Academics.

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