Bod-E-Nomics, a small company comprised of local massage therapist Wendy Schweifler and New York-based retired nurse Viki Goldberg, is hosting Gardenfest at Loutit District Library on Saturday, April 28.
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.
Horned grebes doing a courtship dance on the sparkling waters of Lake Michigan was the highlight of a local birding expedition, agreed the half-dozen participants as they walked from Grand Haven's south pier Tuesday morning.
"That was the best thing today,' said Connie Peoples of Grand Haven.
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.