10:00 AM Apr 19, 2012
When Cameron and Melisa Vlasma of Spring Lake decided to start a family, they had no idea their plans would take them all the way to Ethiopia. Not once, but three times. "We tried to have our own baby for about one and half years,' Melisa said. "But after enduring two miscarriages and some medical issues, we knew this wasn't the way for us.'
9:34 AM Apr 19, 2012
Police are continuing their investigation into a fire that damaged some semitrailers and their contents April 6 at Custom Molding, 1500 S. Beechtree St.
9:00 AM Apr 19, 2012
Grand Haven will celebrate 20 years of Chilly Blues starting Friday and running through Sunday.
7:00 AM Apr 19, 2012
We'll have wet weather for the next couple of days.
8:50 PM Apr 18, 2012
President Barack Obama high-fived a young boy sitting on a man's shoulders and greeted about 50 other well-wishers when he arrived Wednesday at Detroit Metropolitan Airport to start a two-stop fundraising trip in Michigan.
8:45 PM Apr 18, 2012
State Rep. Amanda Price will sponsor in-district office hours in Grand Haven on Friday to meet with local residents and discuss issues of interest or concern.
7:55 PM Apr 18, 2012
A local veteran is hoping his grandfather's casket flag serves as a community symbol for years to come. Adam Shumaker donated the flag to the city to be flown on a flagpole near the new Fallen Heroes Memorial Monument at Central Park.
7:54 PM Apr 18, 2012
Lake Trust Credit Union celebrated the opening of its newest branch with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday.
6:00 PM Apr 18, 2012
The Grand Haven Lions Club did its part this past weekend to help the environment.
4:33 PM Apr 18, 2012
Michigan's unemployment rate continues to decline.
4:27 PM Apr 18, 2012
Dick Clark - the ever-youthful television host and tireless entrepreneur who helped bring rock 'n' roll into the mainstream on "American Bandstand," and later produced and hosted a vast range of programming from game shows to the year-end countdown from Times Square on "New Year's Rockin' Eve" - has died.
4:00 PM Apr 18, 2012
Daniel Schoonmaker, the member services director for the West Michigan Environmental Action Council, will lead a discussion from 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday on how the West Michigan community has worked to clean up the Grand River over the past 25 years.
3:30 PM Apr 18, 2012
Like many youngsters, John Cox dreamed of being in the Olympics.
3:00 PM Apr 18, 2012
The health team at Second Christian Reformed Church, corner of Sheldon and Robbins roads in Grand Haven, is inviting the public to a free healthy living session at 7 p.m. Thursday in the church's North Hall.
2:40 PM Apr 18, 2012
One man was injured Tuesday night when his vehicle crashed into a post while making a delivery to Ace Hardware, 743 E. Savidge St., according to Spring Lake/Ferrysburg Police.
2:00 PM Apr 18, 2012
Flowers will be sold at Tanglewood Park, 560 Seminole Road in Norton Shores, to support AgeWell Services and the Meals on Wheels program of Muskegon, Ottawa and Oceana counties.