In a surprise decision this past Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled 7-2 in favor of a Colorado baker who refused to bake a wedding cake for a same-sex couple’s marriage.
Four friends from Northern Michigan University (including one from Grand Haven) are in the midst of a kayak trip along the extensive shores of Lake Superior, and they’re blogging along the way.
I may have served as an AmeriCorps member, but the staff, teachers and, most of all, the students, have served me. I’m grateful for each and every one of them.
This spring, feats of heroism aren’t confined to superhero movies. Witness the stirring exploits of three ordinary — or should we say extraordinary — heroes:
It's hard to imagine two organizations more different than Amazon and the U.S. Army. But Detroit now enjoys the dubious distinction of having been spurned by both those mega-employers, albeit for very different reasons.
If you're wondering why Americans expect only the worst from their government, consider the cowardly, conniving actions of Norm Shinkle, chairman of the Board of State Canvassers.
The backbone of a strong community lies within the foundation of its social programming.
According to the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association, 504,599 RVs were shipped to dealers in 2017, up 17.2 percent from 2016. Baby boomers are credited with the increase in RV sales.
Michigan Democrats have sounded an alarm against charter schools for years, raising the specter of greedy for-profit corporations seeing children as dollar signs. That rhetoric is only growing in a pivotal election year.
We are fortunate to have several architectural gems remaining in the area which offer a look into our community’s past. Many of those gems, representative of varied architectural styles, are found along Washington Avenue.
According to the MEA, 71 percent of its members surveyed oppose allowing school employees to carry firearms on school campuses.
Thank you to the people who aren’t blood but are family, the ones who keep showing up, the ones who give radical welcomes and love sacrificially every chance they get.
You probably have things that you value. They may have sentimental value, like a quilt your mom made or an old table or dresser that has been in the family for generations.
High Great Lakes water levels do have some benefits, the experts say. High water levels are good for beach vegetation, which provides improved habitat for a variety of fish species and other aquatic animals.
Michigan State University now knows the financial consequences of failing to stop sexual predator Dr. Larry Nassar from abusing girls and young women on its campus for more than two decades.