(WITH VIDEO) Hundreds flocked downtown to honor our fallen veterans during a Memorial Day parade through downtown Grand Haven on Monday. The rain held off as veterans, bands, local school children and others marched down Washington Avenue.
Second-grade students throughout Spring Lake wrote essays earlier this year, and the winners will be read during Monday’s Memorial Day festivities. The following are essays that were written as part of that project.
When Melissa Mira suffered sudden heart failure at the end of her second pregnancy last year, she worried first about her health and her baby — then about the more than $200,000 in medical bills that began rolling in.