Two months ahead of his first trip to the U.S., Pope Francis' approval rating among Americans has plummeted, driven mostly by a decline among political conservatives and Roman Catholics, according to a new Gallup poll released Wednesday.
A judge has asked a group of nuns to work out their differences with the Los Angeles Archdiocese over the proposed sale of their convent to pop star Katy Perry before seeking more drastic legal measures.
It was intended as a festive day out for Western Electric Co. workers and their families — an excursion across Lake Michigan from Chicago to a park in Michigan City, Indiana. It ended up as the deadliest disaster in the Windy City's history, killing more than twice as many people as the Great Chicago Fire of 1871.
This is part of a regular feature, which will normally run on Saturdays, and will appear on the pages of the Grand Haven Tribune and online at grandhaventribune.com. We’ll sit down with a local personality and ask them several questions.
The Coast Guard Festival kicks off this weekend, and many visitors — and Grand Haven residents, for that matter — have no idea what goes into the preparations to host this nationally recognized festival to honor the men and women of the U.S. Coast Guard.