2:01 PM May 15, 2015
Much has been said about public land in the past few weeks, and Michigan United Conservation Clubs has been at the center of it.
2:43 PM May 14, 2015
The words patience and persistence may seem to be conflicting, as if you can’t practice both at the same time. But, in fact, they are compatible, as I’ve learned again recently.
12:00 PM May 13, 2015
Shortly after I took over as managing editor of the Grand Haven Tribune, I was sent to a newspaper editors’ conference in Washington, D.C.
2:00 PM May 12, 2015
Just recently, I watched the film “The Bucket List” with Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman. I was with a group of my peers, and we thought it would be great fun to make our own individual bucket lists and compare them after we had all completed them.
1:02 PM May 8, 2015
“Waking up the garden” is something I look forward to every spring. Brushing away the broken twigs, leaves and brambles to see the tiny miraculous sprouts always brings me great joy.
3:00 PM May 6, 2015
One of the greatest failures of the FDR administration in the 1930s was the lack of support for anti-lynching legislation.
2:00 PM May 5, 2015
Happy May, readers. It’s nice to be back on Page 4 after my lovely daughter, Olivia, stole my notebook last month and replaced my column with one she wrote, which my editor subsequently published.
3:01 PM May 1, 2015
Paul Harvey made a career out of telling half a story, breaking for a commercial, and then telling the rest of the story — always with an unexpected outcome.
3:02 PM Apr 24, 2015
It is not news that public institutions often face difficulties in finding resources — not just money, but volunteers, programming space, advertising attention and even ideas.
2:15 PM Apr 23, 2015
This is a letter to Brian, owner of Dieseltec in Grandville, who wanted to sound off on a few things via his business’ Facebook page:

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