When I was a student in grade school, middle school and high school, I had homework and studying to do every night — and I did it. My parents didn’t ask me each night if I had homework because they knew I did and they expected I would do it.
We once had in this country laws which prohibited a black man from marrying a white woman, and vice versa. When those laws gave way to marriage equality between the races, many were shocked at such equality.
Welcome to the 2013/2014 season for our port of Grand Haven and our 12th year writing this column. The Soo Locks and the St. Lawrence Seaway are now open opened so the Great Lakes shipping season is now fully underway.