1:00 PM Jan 23, 2014
If you’re like a lot of people, Obamacare is something you only dimly understand — a political proposal that President Obama did not put forward during his first campaign for President, but which ultimately, almost bizarrely, has become his biggest legislative achievement.
4:00 PM Jan 22, 2014
Thumbs up to White Pines Middle School Assistant Principal Bob Coyne ...
2:03 PM Jan 22, 2014
Are great leaders born or made? That question has been debated for centuries.
6:00 PM Jan 21, 2014
Thumbs up to a report that the West Michigan manufacturing sector saw “continued modest growth” in December ...
5:00 PM Jan 21, 2014
Groups of Calvin College students again spent the school's annual interim semester working abroad, many as missions to Third World countries.
2:00 PM Jan 21, 2014
There’s no denying that technology today is absolutely amazing. I’m continually blown away at the advances made.
6:00 PM Jan 20, 2014
Brian Trautman writes about "the Martin Luther King Jr. you may not know."
5:25 PM Jan 20, 2014
What do you think of panhandlers? Here's what you said:
3:55 PM Jan 20, 2014
Thumbs down to those who don’t attend the informational meetings on the Spring Lake bond proposal ...
3:10 PM Jan 20, 2014
A bill recently introduced in the state Legislature would penalize students who are chronic offenders of skipping school by suspending their driver’s license for up to six months.
4:00 PM Jan 18, 2014
Sandy Parker says her new year’s resolution is to get back into "some serious walking."
2:55 PM Jan 17, 2014
If there’s one thing about this area that seems to be true, it’s that there are a lot of things residents can identify with and can claim as their own.
6:59 PM Jan 16, 2014
Thumbs up to all the folks who braved frigid temperatures to help push people ...
3:55 PM Jan 16, 2014
The wonders of technology advance at a rather rapid pace. I certainly am not keeping pace.
3:05 PM Jan 16, 2014
Over the past fortnight, we’ve all learned what a polar vortex is, and what effect it has on a lighthouse that juts out into Lake Michigan.
3:05 PM Jan 15, 2014
As a former pastor, I can attest to the anguish that losing a job brings to a family or an individual.
5:54 PM Jan 14, 2014
Thumbs down to the garbage that is appearing on roadsides as the snow melts. Yuck!