4:00 PM Sep 13, 2013
I am frequently asked about the secrets to success for middle and high school students. The standard replies include uninterrupted family time for daily reflection on learning, nightly reading, a dedicated time and place for homework, and staying in communication with school and teachers.
3:01 PM Sep 13, 2013
Michigan Department of Transportation officials have a plan in mind to ease Grand Haven traffic congestion by reducing or eliminating the decorative median between Jackson Street and Washington Avenue.
9:00 AM Sep 13, 2013
Thumbs up to the Salmon Festival ...
6:04 PM Sep 12, 2013
Thumbs up to members of the Detroit Red Wings ...
2:59 PM Sep 12, 2013
If one were keeping score regarding lawmakers who care about our area and the Great Lakes as a whole, they'd be giving the U.S House of Representatives a rotten Asian carp head.
2:30 PM Sep 12, 2013
I was watching national political news the other day and I started thinking about the Old Testament prophet Samuel. I realize this is not a reaction common among news viewers, so let me explain.
2:52 PM Sep 11, 2013
By the time you read this column, the question I am raising might already be past tense.
3:01 PM Sep 10, 2013
September is that transitional time between summer and autumn. The children are back in school, summer humidity begins to subside, days are generally warm and pleasant, evenings cool down, and sweaters and jackets begin to appear.
2:00 PM Sep 10, 2013
Veterans courts, mental health courts, drug courts and sobriety courts.
1:05 PM Sep 10, 2013
To the Editor: This is in response to Dick Kamischke's community column about C3 Exchange.
5:24 PM Sep 9, 2013
What do you think about back-to-school time?
2:00 PM Sep 9, 2013
Your trash could be an identity thief’s treasure.
3:00 PM Sep 6, 2013
Rather than scorning C3 Exchange and Ian Lawton, both deserve praise for making C3 the only independent-thinking spiritual organization in the Tri-Cities.
2:00 PM Sep 6, 2013
Nestled in the outskirts of the Tri-Cities, the Hathaway Lakes subdivision is the picture of the American dream.
2:59 PM Sep 5, 2013
A few weeks ago, I read Kelly Kalis' community column, "Back-to-school blues not just for kids" in the Grand Haven Tribune. Kalis wrote about how she loves having her kids home for the summer and is dreading the start of school that will leave her with a quiet, lonely house — and leave her talking to the cat.
5:34 PM Sep 4, 2013
Fresh out of college in 1993, I went to a temporary agency for help finding work. But not right away, and only under duress.
4:01 PM Sep 4, 2013
To the Editor: It has been proposed that high-density apartments be built on the Grand Landing site. Building over 200 high-density apartments (mostly one- and two-bedroom apartments without garages) has been presented to our city Planning Commission for approval.