For quite a few years, I lived on a short, winding street with many condo units. It was a community inhabited by some couples, but also many single people, both men and women. Almost everyone was retired, but involved in many activities.
Only a handful of people attended an open house Monday evening at the Crockery Township Fire Department, but Fire Chief Gary Dreyer wants to make sure everyone gets a chance to become informed before voting on an operations and equipment/building renewal millage on Aug. 5.
A severe thunderstorm packing winds estimated at more than 80 mph spawned a tornado, injured at least six people and caused significant damage to homes in Kent County, officials said Monday, and storms with tornadoes damaged some homes in Iowa.
Dean of Grand Haven asked, "Why is the local theater group called the Central Park Players? As long as I've lived around here, I've never heard of them performing in either Grand Haven's or Spring Lake's Central Park."