3:00 PM Dec 24, 2013
This Christmas break, with final exams finally in the rear view, a friend and I decided to bump classic 1960s and '70s British rock band The Who through a pair of Yamaha speakers in my apartment.
2:00 PM Dec 24, 2013
Throughout the year, making our way to the mailbox usually results in obtaining a few more bills, or junk we aren’t really interested in.
6:15 PM Dec 23, 2013
Tribune readers chose the order of the Top 10 stories of 2013.
10:00 AM Dec 22, 2013
The holidays are supposed to be a time to celebrate love for your family, neighbors, even strangers. Take one look at the news and the headlines seem to only remind of us of the greed, gluttony and utter chaos the holidays can bring.
4:00 PM Dec 21, 2013
Chantal McDaniel's new blog post would put a smile on the inhabitants of the "Land of Misfit Toys."
3:00 PM Dec 20, 2013
Despite the cold December, it’s not hard to remember the hot summer days on Lake Michigan beaches. Sunsets and the evening breeze as you stroll the pier, the cool sand of a shaded Hoffmaster dune.
2:04 PM Dec 20, 2013
With the recent stretch of cold weather, most of our lakes and bayous are now covered in ice.
8:00 PM Dec 19, 2013
Thumbs down to the teens partaking in "smoking alternatives," such as hookah.
4:00 PM Dec 19, 2013
Last month, I faced one of those “significant” birthdays. I turned 65.
3:10 PM Dec 19, 2013
The recent announcement of a new plastics manufacturer consolidating with a Spring Lake Township company is great news for Northwest Ottawa County's economy.
2:56 PM Dec 18, 2013
This is the time of year we love hearing Christmas carols and songs, even if being subjected to them in stores well before Thanksgiving is a bit over the top.
6:00 PM Dec 17, 2013
Thumbs up to all of the volunteers ...
5:00 PM Dec 17, 2013
Robert Rossana, a professor of economics at Wayne State University, says President Obama now finds himself in the kind of mess that results from "central planning."
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.