3:00 PM Aug 28, 2015
Throughout history, religion has played a significant role in shaping society and culture. When looking at a culture through the eyes of an archeologist, many times what we are left with are expressions of faith as interpreted by ecclesiastical architecture.
12:57 PM Aug 28, 2015
Legislation proposing Michigan compensate people who have been wrongly convicted contains a serious and, we hope, fatal flaw.
3:53 PM Aug 27, 2015
What makes a downtown unique? Is it the well-manicured flower boxes and streetscape? The smell of food cooking at local eateries? Is it the friendly people walking the sidewalks?
3:01 PM Aug 27, 2015
Every year, thousands of young and enthusiastic teachers all over the country start their first day of work. Within the following five years, at least 17 percent of them will leave the profession.
3:30 PM Aug 26, 2015
High school sports used to be an extracurricular activity, something to keep kids busy and active after school.
1:00 PM Aug 26, 2015
In my last column, I talked a bit about the benefits of marrying someone who is smarter than you. It sure has come in handy for me!
5:00 PM Aug 25, 2015
Do people share too much information these days? Grand Haven blogger Chantal McDaniel doesn't think so.
12:54 PM Aug 25, 2015
Justice Mary Beth Kelly is leaving the Michigan Supreme Court more than three years before her term is up in order to return to private law practice.
5:49 PM Aug 24, 2015
What do you think of the recent Walk the Beat music festival?
2:00 PM Aug 24, 2015
I've been thinking about death lately. Not of my own, but of some of my high school classmates.
1:02 PM Aug 24, 2015
Of the many ways Native Americans have been mistreated since Europeans invaded, it's hard to imagine anything more cynical in recent decades than what Lansing lawmakers have done.
11:02 AM Aug 24, 2015
To the Editor: Grand Haven will miss a really neat lady who passed away last week.
10:00 AM Aug 23, 2015
Editor’s note: This opinion piece was signed by 15 area pastors.
2:01 PM Aug 21, 2015
Yes or no: All navigable surface waters are legally required to be protected or restored to drinkable, swimmable and fishable conditions?
1:40 PM Aug 21, 2015
A factory’s fire alarm sounds at the dispatch center and fire trucks roll, only to find it is yet another false alarm. There’s no smoke, let alone a fire.
2:44 PM Aug 20, 2015
Two years ago, my daughter rescued a puppy from a litter that was abandoned on the side of the road. My first thought was, do you really need another dog? After all, she already had a lab that was about 9 years old.
1:03 PM Aug 20, 2015
The Fourth of July passed more than a month ago, but in many northern Michigan neighborhoods, the skies still light up with fireworks into the overnight hours on some days.