3:00 PM Sep 9, 2014
What has nourished me during my lifetime? It’s not a necessity; you could live without it. But I can’t.
4:33 PM Sep 5, 2014
As the tea party and the libertarians gain a significant foothold in politics and, therefore, in the future of our country, their point of view receives a disproportionately large percentage of the public's attention.
3:00 PM Sep 4, 2014
I was never going to write this column because it is so personal to me and my family. But in the wake of the recent death of Robin Williams, and with the blessing of my wife, Amy, I decided the time was right to share my story.
2:50 PM Sep 3, 2014
The death of Robin Williams by suicide and his battle with depression should give us all pause.
2:59 PM Sep 2, 2014
Twenty-five years ago, I saw Jack Nicholson as The Joker taunt Batman Michael Keaton: “Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight?” I watched Sean Connery and Harrison Ford search for the Holy Grail in “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade.”
2:45 PM Aug 29, 2014
A little more than a year ago, in May 2013, we wrote in this column about the postponement of the Grand Haven Grand River Green-Up due to the intense flooding in and around the mouth of the Grand River.
3:01 PM Aug 27, 2014
West Michigan is a wonderful tourist destination. We hear that claim from our local Chamber of Commerce, area tourist bureaus, state officials and those who have visited our area.
4:01 PM Aug 26, 2014
I have experienced issues of diversity firsthand working in local government management, teaching at two institutions of higher education, and through volunteer leadership roles with various secular and religious institutions including the Lakeshore Ethnic Diversity Alliance CEO Advisory Committee.
3:00 PM Aug 22, 2014
In its fourth year, Grand Haven ArtWalk is an annual celebration of art and collaboration between artists, local businesses and members of the Lakeshore community. Artists from the local area and beyond participate in an art competition in the following categories: photography, paintings, drawing, mixed media and sculpture.
3:49 PM Aug 21, 2014
Summer is on the wane. How do I know? An onslaught of school supply sales backed up by Halloween costumes and Thanksgiving decorations.

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