Two trailers were already full of empty bottles and cans when 5 p.m. rolled around Thursday – the scheduled start time of a fundraiser for the families of the five Grand Haven girls injured in a car crash on March 16.
West Michigan Environmental Action Council and the Grand Haven Area Jaycees are returning to the Grand River for the second annual Grand River GreenUp.
It will take place from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 21.
For the second consecutive day, Grand Haven's varsity girls softball team swept a doubleheader, taking two games from Forest Hills Eastern on Wednesday.
In Game 1, the Buccaneers scored a 17-3 victory.
An animal shelter official said puppies boosted the estimated number of dogs seized from a southwestern Michigan breeder's home to at least 380, but that people from around the state are pitching in to help care for the animals.