3:01 PM Dec 17, 2013
Several months ago, I wrote about how much I love everything there is to do with summer. Well, it comes as no surprise then that I am not a big fan of winter.
2:00 PM Dec 17, 2013
Eight months have gone by. The "missing" posters and signs of support for finding Jessica Heeringa are slowly, sadly and steadily disappearing from our community
3:10 PM Dec 16, 2013
This isn’t CSI. That’s for sure.
9:58 AM Dec 15, 2013
On Wednesday afternoon, the Legislature of our state passed a new law on abortion coverage in the Michigan. The new law requires women to buy additional insurance if they want abortion coverage in their health insurance plans, and it will take affect 90 days after the Legislature adjourns for the year.
4:00 PM Dec 14, 2013
Former Grand Haven resident Chris Van Allsburg asks, "If pagans get answered prayer, is Christianity false?"
4:00 PM Dec 13, 2013
When Hurricane Sandy ravaged the East Coast, insurance companies shelled out huge amounts of money to those who made claims based on damages suffered during the historic storm.
3:00 PM Dec 13, 2013
As school systems continue to tackle bullying with a variety of approaches, it has become clear that many of our students struggle with standing up for what they believe to be right.
5:50 PM Dec 12, 2013
Thumbs up to the Michigan State football team ...
4:00 PM Dec 12, 2013
We live in communities for good reasons. At the top of the list — so obvious that it’s almost transparent — is that living in community brings benefits that aren’t available to those who live alone.
3:00 PM Dec 12, 2013
Earlier this month, fast-food workers in about 100 cities across the nation staged a strike in their continued effort to get their wages raised to $15 per hour.
3:01 PM Dec 11, 2013
When we think of pollution, thoughts of plumes of smoke from a poorly regulated factory or exhaust from automobiles probably come to mind.
5:59 PM Dec 10, 2013
Thumbs down to the folks who forget how to drive on ice and snow.
5:00 PM Dec 10, 2013
Ondrea Spychalski says she made the connection of how hunters impact our environment and wildlife conservation thanks to a workshop the Grand Valley State University recently attended.
3:54 PM Dec 10, 2013
The Scandinavian delicacy known as lutefisk — which means, literally, “cod soaked in plutonium" — dates to the Viking era.
3:10 PM Dec 10, 2013
The North Ottawa Recreation Authority is thinking big with its desire to build a multi-million dollar, communitywide recreation facility — complete with baseball and soccer fields, and indoor sports facilities.
2:00 PM Dec 9, 2013
It’s that time of the year again, when little kids’ eyes sparkle as bright as the trees lit up with colorful lights and shiny ornaments.