10:45 PM Apr 30, 2012
A new landmark came to permanent port at the corner of U.S. 31 and Seventh Street in Grand Haven on Monday morning. The new 41-foot boat - the same type used by Station Grand Haven from 1976-98 - arrived late last year after city crews removed an older 36-foot boat from the intersection and took it to a Muskegon museum. Volunteers spent the winter preparing the new boat for placement.
12:15 PM Apr 30, 2012
The rivalry between the boys lacrosse teams at Grand Haven and Spring Lake has intensified greatly as the two programs continue to grow.
7:00 AM Apr 30, 2012
Today: A 30-percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
8:30 AM Apr 30, 2012
Fifty "littles' from Big Brother/Big Sisters of the Lakeshore, along with their "bigs,' will be going to the major leagues in July thanks to the effort of a Grand Haven Township man. The July 19 trip will be made possible thanks to the fundraising efforts of Dave Palmer, who is seeking to raise $5,500 to send the 100 people to Comerica Park in Detroit for a Tigers-Angels game.
6:00 PM Apr 29, 2012
Loutit District Library's Sunday afternoon concert season concludes May 6 with the River Valley Strings, a nine-member group based in Grand Rapids.
8:00 PM Apr 29, 2012
The Northwest Ottawa Recreation Authority's Mother, Daughter Tea Party is Saturday, May 5, at Lakeshore Middle School's Café.
9:27 PM Apr 28, 2012
Ottawa County residents can breathe a little easier, according to the results of the American Lung Association's annual report released this week. According to the "State of the Air 2012' findings, the county's air quality has improved from an F to a C grade, based on ozone pollution.
2:00 PM Apr 28, 2012
A building that housed a furniture store for years is now getting a new life after sitting empty since 2008. Contractors knocked the false front off the former Porenta's Furniture store, 111 N. Third St., and cut several new windows into the brick building.
7:00 AM Apr 28, 2012
Staff and patrons evacuated Loutit District Library at about 9:30 a.m. Friday, minutes before a busload of first-graders was scheduled to enter the building for a New Reader Round-Up program.
10:00 AM Apr 29, 2012
The Theology on Tap group is preparing for its last gathering before taking a summer break.