2:52 PM Jul 8, 2014
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.
2:00 PM Jul 8, 2014
Gridlock in Washington will lead to gridlock across the country if lawmakers can't quickly agree on how to pay for highway and transit programs, President Barack Obama and his top officials warn.
1:04 PM Jul 8, 2014
Authorities in southern Michigan have identified a man who died in a skydiving accident as a 76-year-old from Indiana.
12:00 PM Jul 8, 2014
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.
10:55 AM Jul 8, 2014
Three people were hurt in a fireworks accident outside a southwestern Michigan home.
10:40 AM Jul 8, 2014
Elite athletes from across the Midwest will flood into West Michigan this weekend for Sunday’s Grand Haven Triathlon and Duathlon.
10:00 AM Jul 8, 2014
Michigan’s high school juniors are making academic strides, according to the 2014 Michigan Merit Exam results, but it’s a mixed bag locally.
8:48 AM Jul 8, 2014
Fire investigators from the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department have determined that the fire that destroyed a vacant home in Robinson Township late last week was an act of arson.
7:41 AM Jul 8, 2014
The party was over. The sky was dark and fog lent an eerie look to the landscape.
7:00 AM Jul 8, 2014
Showers and thunderstorms likely.
5:28 AM Jul 8, 2014
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:
12:21 AM Jul 8, 2014
Several current, former players in line to win GAM
9:28 PM Jul 7, 2014
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.
6:51 PM Jul 7, 2014
Lake Avenue, between River and Summer streets, is closed this evening after a power pole caught fire.
6:15 PM Jul 7, 2014
Do you have any objections to women breast-feeding their babies in public?
5:00 PM Jul 7, 2014
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."
4:00 PM Jul 7, 2014
The American history of gun rights starts with English common law.