2:01 PM Mar 27, 2014
Just weeks after the ouster of the Spring Lake/Ferrysburg police chief, a plan to contract out policing services is on the fast track for approval.
3:00 PM Mar 26, 2014
"If it is by the Spirit of God that I cast out demons, then the kingdom of God has come upon you." — Jesus of Nazareth (Matthew 12:28)
5:00 PM Mar 25, 2014
The crew of Coast Guard cutter Bristol Bay recently rescued a dog that was stranded on the ice on Lake St. Clair, and that compelled a guardsman to write a message to all dogs who are thinking about venturing out onto ice.
2:48 PM Mar 25, 2014
March has brought the relief of milder weather to West Michigan. At my apartment complex near Grand Valley State University, the entrance marquis is lettered with a joke from these past freezing months: “A little global warming, please!”
6:15 PM Mar 24, 2014
What law enforcement agency should police Spring Lake and Ferrysburg?
3:02 PM Mar 24, 2014
Thumbs up to Grand Haven’s Alex Law and Alex Merz ...
2:00 PM Mar 24, 2014
We love to laud the accomplishments of athletes, musicians and others whose unique talents allow them to enjoy success.
11:04 AM Mar 24, 2014
To the Editor: There is so much good to see when driving in to Grand Haven from the north.
4:00 PM Mar 22, 2014
The recently engaged banquet and event coordinator for the Holiday Inn in Spring Lake said she saw many other brides-to-be at two West Michigan Bridal Shows on a January weekend.
4:00 PM Mar 21, 2014
Some of the most iconic images of marine litter involve plastic. Picture a turtle caught in plastic six-pack rings, a tree’s branches draped with shopping bags, or a highway median full of empty bottles.
3:00 PM Mar 21, 2014
Local people like Jill Oosterbaan need options.
2:49 PM Mar 20, 2014
Spring is just around the corner. The stores are showing all the new spring fashions. Bright-colored T-shirts, shorts, sun dresses, flip-flops and swimsuits — oh, my!
2:00 PM Mar 20, 2014
They call it March Madness. The phrase is associated with the time of year when high school and college basketball programs across the country compete in the state or national tournaments.
12:52 PM Mar 20, 2014
Thumbs up to the Grand Haven Board of Light & Power’s Annette Allen ...
3:56 PM Mar 19, 2014
Bruce Los, vice president of Gentex Corp. — a $1.2 billion manufacturing company located in tiny Zeeland, Mich. (population 5,508) — often hosts executives from foreign auto companies like BMW, Nissan and Toyota.
1:52 PM Mar 19, 2014
When I was in the newspaper business, I often wondered why someone would seek election to public office.
5:00 PM Mar 18, 2014
Mary Wendt thinks March is off to a nice start.