4:32 PM Dec 3, 2013
It was a perfect Thanksgiving. The food was delicious and plentiful. Three generations of my mother’s family had gathered. Some lounged in the living room watching the football game or in the dining room telling stories.
3:00 PM Nov 27, 2013
The Grand Haven area has undoubtedly established itself as a destination of fun.
12:07 PM Nov 26, 2013
Growing up is hard. Few adults can dispute that. Even in a community like the Grand Haven area — known proudly for its friendly atmosphere, warm smiles and sunny beaches — missteps for teenagers are bountiful.
2:02 PM Nov 22, 2013
Before the advent of e-mail, cellphone pictures and text messaging, the best way to share the experience of a vacation or trip with others was to send them a postcard.
3:05 PM Nov 20, 2013
There is much to like in the Affordable Care Act; the website not being one.
3:00 PM Nov 19, 2013
I wanted so badly for this to be a story about helping, hoping and happy endings.
3:58 PM Nov 14, 2013
This column started out as a joke. I mentioned to my wife that I should write a column about bras. I was only half-serious.
3:00 PM Nov 12, 2013
It was a brilliant, crisp October morning. The election was exactly two week away. John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon were running neck and neck in the polls.
2:54 PM Nov 8, 2013
As a school administrator visiting London for the first time a month ago, there were some very specific things I was excited to see and learn about.
4:00 PM Nov 7, 2013
A few days before Halloween, my family was talking about scary things like vampires, ghosts, goblins and sasquatch, when suddenly my 9-year-old, Evien, asked, "Dad, what is the scariest thing that ever happened to you?"

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