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.
4:00 PM Dec 14, 2013
Former Grand Haven resident Chris Van Allsburg asks, "If pagans get answered prayer, is Christianity false?"
4:00 PM Dec 13, 2013
When Hurricane Sandy ravaged the East Coast, insurance companies shelled out huge amounts of money to those who made claims based on damages suffered during the historic storm.
3:00 PM Dec 13, 2013
As school systems continue to tackle bullying with a variety of approaches, it has become clear that many of our students struggle with standing up for what they believe to be right.
5:50 PM Dec 12, 2013
Thumbs up to the Michigan State football team ...
4:00 PM Dec 12, 2013
We live in communities for good reasons. At the top of the list — so obvious that it’s almost transparent — is that living in community brings benefits that aren’t available to those who live alone.
3:00 PM Dec 12, 2013
Earlier this month, fast-food workers in about 100 cities across the nation staged a strike in their continued effort to get their wages raised to $15 per hour.