1:06 PM Feb 16, 2015
Editor’s note: Schaefer Thelen is a senior at Grand Haven High School, and the following essay that he wrote took second place in this year’s VFW District 8 “Voice of Democracy” contest.
9:07 AM Feb 16, 2015
Thumbs down to cuts in funding that could mean elimination of services ...
10:00 AM Feb 15, 2015
Congratulations, Grand Haven: We have made it to the national stage thanks to the goings on in our dear city.
4:00 PM Feb 13, 2015
How fortunate are we to live in the greatest society humanity has ever known?
3:05 PM Feb 13, 2015
Some people really know how to give back to their community.
3:15 PM Feb 12, 2015
This tax season is a bit different for folks who file their returns the old-fashioned way.
2:31 PM Feb 12, 2015
Several years ago, the New York Times had an article about the new concept of “FOMO,” an acronym for “fear of missing out.”
2:45 PM Feb 11, 2015
What does a former National Hockey League player do in retirement? If you are 62-year-old Phil Russell, you enjoy spending time with your 3 ½-year-old daughter.
4:59 PM Feb 10, 2015
Alyssa Adamovich, a Grand Haven High School graduate and now a Grand Valley State University Women's Center social media intern, strives to make the connection between feminism and environmental justice in a blog post for the West Michigan Environmental Action Council.
2:00 PM Feb 10, 2015
This week, we commemorate the 206th birthday of Abraham Lincoln. I will try to point out some little-known facts about the man many consider to be our greatest president.
5:31 PM Feb 9, 2015
Punxsutawney Phil says six more weeks of winter. Does a little more winter suit you, or are you itching for spring?
3:00 PM Feb 9, 2015
A petition to recall Grand Haven City Councilman Bob Monetza is just plain dumb.
11:00 AM Feb 9, 2015
Thumbs up to the Village of Spring Lake, Spring Lake District Library and North Bank Communities Fund ...
2:01 PM Feb 6, 2015
Those of us born in the United States earned our citizenship by doing nothing more than taking our first breath. When you think about the advantages our country offers, that is an incredibly low hurdle for membership.
3:15 PM Feb 5, 2015
Voters in Grand Haven Township will have the opportunity next year to approve, or turn down, an expansion of the township’s path system.
2:25 PM Feb 5, 2015
Last weekend was mid-winter break at my wife's school, so Amy thought it would be in my best interest if she went on a weekend trip with a few of her teacher friends.
4:14 PM Feb 4, 2015
Anti-Semitism is once again terrorizing Jews — not only in France, but also in Germany, Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic and other countries where so many Jews were murdered in the 1930s and 1940s.