3:00 PM Jul 3, 2014
A few weeks ago, I ran into an old friend in the produce section of the local grocery store. He was buying one of those pre-packaged salad mixes and a tomato. He said he'd been trying to eat healthier to lower his cholesterol.
2:00 PM Jul 3, 2014
Fireworks — they’re nearly as Americana as baseball, hot dogs and apple pie. Unless you eat massive amounts of the other three, fireworks are also far more dangerous.
3:03 PM Jul 2, 2014
I’m thinking ahead today to Independence Day and the long holiday weekend. I’m thinking about a day off work and fireworks; and hot dogs, hamburgers and s’mores cooked over flame.
2:03 PM Jul 2, 2014
Several weeks back, Grand Haven City Council gave the OK for its administration to pursue a bond issue for several big projects headed the city’s way.
10:21 AM Jul 2, 2014
Thumbs up to dads for taking care of the kids and doing housework.
5:00 PM Jul 1, 2014
Doug Tjapkes says whistle blowers who are behind bars are indeed heroes.
2:00 PM Jul 1, 2014
Four years ago on July 4, I celebrated my first service as the rector of St. John’s. In preparation for the day, the interim rector and I noticed the strange coincidence that my first Sunday also happened to be a year when the Fourth of July fell on a Sunday.
5:59 PM Jun 30, 2014
Do you have health insurance? Here's what you told us:
3:52 PM Jun 30, 2014
Thumbs down to see-sawing gas prices.
3:10 PM Jun 30, 2014
You wouldn’t take your sandwich into a restaurant’s restroom to have your lunch, would you?
6:03 PM Jun 27, 2014
Thumbs up to the Grand Haven middle school equestrian team ...
2:59 PM Jun 27, 2014
Tradition plays an important role in the Tri-Cities, and history and tradition often go hand in hand.
2:02 PM Jun 27, 2014
The Michigan Press Association public policy staff is meeting with members of the state House Committee on Local Government to follow up on testimony given recently on House Bill 5560, which would pull newspaper-based notices and place them on government websites.
4:00 PM Jun 26, 2014
Much has been written about the Veterans Administration lately, although the media seems to have put it on their back burner because of the mess in Iraq recently.
1:50 PM Jun 26, 2014
We all know that military veterans have struggled to try and get adequate health care. Another problem for veterans is to secure employment.
6:09 PM Jun 25, 2014
To the Editor: Re: “Bikers: employ common sense on area roads” (Our Views, June 16).
5:02 PM Jun 25, 2014
On August 5th we’ll be asked to vote on personal property tax reform. Although this reform purports to give money to the local government, it actually takes away the local taxing authority and centralizes decision-making.