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.
When I drive through Coopersville, it reminds me of the farming country where my grandma grew up, and this experience.
If the printed version of your local newspaper disappeared, you can’t assume all would be well because it is online anyway. It won’t be.
Michigan residents rarely get to hear candidate visions or see their tenacities. It’s often difficult to know who the candidates are, let alone what they stand for.
The recently released 2017 Ottawa County Youth Assessment Survey unveiled noteworthy statistics about our local teens.
My article last month went to print on the day my mother died. The realization of that day took my breath away.
Illinois just took a dive into planning efforts to keep Asian carp out of the Great Lakes. Gov. Bruce Rauner said his state is willing to help pay for a proposed $275 million project on the Des Plaines River near Chicago.
If you've ever wondered what is wrong with the Michigan Legislature, the Citizens Research Council of Michigan has bad news for you. Michigan voters prefer it that way.
As many have said, our failure to understand history will doom us to repeat it.