5:00 PM Feb 24, 2015
Tiffany Balk, the owner of Blueberry Haven in downtown Grand Haven, recently posted on her blog about mentoring a couple of college students who are competing for a prize that can be used to help them start their own business.
2:09 PM Feb 24, 2015
Many leaders and community members in the Grand Haven area have been on a mission to create a place where people of all racial backgrounds are purposefully included in community and civic life.
11:59 AM Feb 24, 2015
A federal judge in Texas has rescued congressional Republicans from a politically costly showdown with President Barack Obama over funding for the Homeland Security Department, which runs out Feb. 27, and his executive order protecting up to 5 million unauthorized immigrants from deportation.
5:45 PM Feb 23, 2015
How are you coping with the cold spell?
2:00 PM Feb 23, 2015
New gas stations, apartment complexes, condominium projects and subdivisions are all in the planning or construction stage in Grand Haven Township.
2:03 PM Feb 20, 2015
Recent federal policy action and current efforts to update Michigan’s energy policy have coincided, making 2015 a critical year for the future of energy in the state.
1:01 PM Feb 20, 2015
If there is one thing people who visit Grand Haven know about, it’s the lighthouses and the piers leading out to Lake Michigan.
3:45 PM Feb 19, 2015
Last summer, the Little League World Series captured the attention and the hearts of many — not only across the country, but the world.
3:15 PM Feb 19, 2015
Like many baby boomers, my extended family consists of four generations. There’s my mom, my husband and myself, our two children, and a daughter-in-law and three grandchildren. That means that I’m up on everything from Legos to Medicare.
2:30 PM Feb 18, 2015
A lot of kids simply aren’t cut out for college. So why should our high schools treat all kids the same?
1:45 PM Feb 18, 2015
Following the recent horrific burning by ISIS of a Jordanian pilot, the talking heads have been buzzing about whether America should send ground troops into combat in the Middle East — once again! — over and above our present mission of air strikes, drones and "advising," whatever that means.
5:00 PM Feb 17, 2015
Local blogger Chantal McDaniel makes no bones about: The word "fat" stings, and is typically not paired with the word "athletic."
4:17 PM Feb 17, 2015
Thumbs up to April Nadeau for opening up a tea shop in Grand Haven.
1:06 PM Feb 17, 2015
Ugh! It has officially arrived. That dreaded time during the middle of winter when I’ve finally just had enough.
5:45 PM Feb 16, 2015
Do you think Coast Guard Station Grand Haven needs better security, in light of the Feb. 8 break-in and attack?
3:30 PM Feb 16, 2015
Two religious symbols on public land, two different decisions by public bodies.
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.