To the Editor:
In response to recent comments about our Dewey Hill cross, yes, the cross has been a symbol of torture, agony and shame, but after what Christ did for us for the remission of our sins, it has become a symbol of faith, hope and love.
Homeland Security agents at airports and other ports of entry have begun observing travelers coming into the United States for potential signs of Ebola infection and handing out fact sheets about the disease, a U.S. official said Wednesday.
Weddings, court rulings and confusion are defining a week that started with the U.S. Supreme Court denying appeals from five states seeking to retain their bans on same-sex marriage. Some of the 11 states affected by the denial went ahead with weddings; others are proceeding toward marriage deliberately. Others are putting up a fight.
A judge Wednesday sentenced the mother of an autistic Michigan teenager to 10-22 years in prison for what the woman described as a failed murder-suicide attempt brought on by despair after years of violent attacks by her child and failure to find affordable and effective treatment.
Neighborhood Housing Services officials in Grand Haven have identified a potential funding shortfall for their services — but, despite that, they don’t believe there will be an interruption in local services.