Rain clouds and the results on the diamond dampened the spirits of the Spring Lake baseball squad at the Lakers' home tournament on Saturday, the Mike Bernard Memorial Invitational, held at Spring Lake Middle School.
Dan VanLiere's attorney tried to make a case Friday that his client's involvement in an alleged $9 million Ponzi scheme was minimal - compared to his cohort, Jeffrey Ripley.
But Judge Richard Kloote said there was enough evidence to determine VanLiere was equally responsible for the scam.
A grassroots petition drive to dissolve the village is causing some thorns in Village Council's search for a new manager.
Council received 49 applications for the village manager post, and is expected to decide tonight which 3-5 candidates to interview.
Today: Showers and thunderstorms before 8 a.m., then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8 a.m. High near 58. East-northeast wind 15-18 mph decreasing to 6- 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.