4:57 PM Feb 11, 2013
What kind of social networking site do you use the most?
3:00 PM Feb 11, 2013
Grammar school (as we called it in the 1940s) was coming to an end — eight years plus kindergarten with the same kids in a safe and comfortable environment. Now it was on to something bigger and a little scary.
2:00 PM Feb 11, 2013
Global warming. Lack of snow and rain. Dredging issues.
10:00 AM Feb 10, 2013
Being a romantic at heart and also realizing that Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, I stopped by a video store the other day to pick up a good “chick flick” to watch with my wife.
2:00 PM Feb 8, 2013
Back in 2007, the Michigan High School Athletic Association was forced to switch girls basketball from the fall to the winter, at the same time moving volleyball to the fall.
4:00 PM Feb 7, 2013
A few weeks ago, I received a letter from my dentist. I groaned a little when I first extracted it from the mailbox because receiving a letter from the dentist could only mean two things: he wants to inflict pain upon my mouth, or he wants to hurt my wallet.
3:00 PM Feb 7, 2013
We have all heard the pros and cons of the Michigan Educational Assessment Program test, which is mandated for Michigan's public schools.
3:00 PM Feb 6, 2013
Tom Miller remembers well how he first got involved with a bicycling group dedicated to helping people with Type 1 diabetes — commonly referred to as juvenile diabetes.
2:00 PM Feb 6, 2013
For more than 120 years, Grand Haven residents and visitors have looked up to the clock atop First Reformed Church.
11:00 AM Feb 6, 2013
Another month down and unfortunately only one pound closer to my goal!
5:00 PM Feb 5, 2013
A psychotherapist who is often quoted for articles and is a guest expert on family issues for radio and TV shows has laid out "The top 10 questions to ask yourself" to see if you are a "positive parent" already, or need some work.
3:00 PM Feb 5, 2013
My friend DeAnna ("Didi") died 10 years ago. She died in a very tragic and dramatic way — she collapsed outside Walt Disney World and died in the ambulance en route to a hospital.
5:24 PM Feb 4, 2013
What do you think about the sentencing for Baby Bentley's dad?
2:00 PM Feb 4, 2013
During his 20-year professional football career, Junior Seau was a terror to opposing ball carriers. He was known as one of the most feared linebackers in the league on the field, and one of the NFL’s most charismatic players off it.
4:00 PM Feb 2, 2013
Fashion is her love and a Grand Rapids woman named Tieka puts it into all of her blog posts. She also loves lighthouses.
4:00 PM Feb 1, 2013
To the Editor: Whining, passing the buck and blaming others will not solve our current problems.
3:00 PM Feb 1, 2013
As a high school senior in 1968, I read "Burn Baby Burn: the Los Angeles Race Riot 1965" by Jerry Cohen and William S. Murphy. I don’t remember my government teacher’s name, but I can still visualize the cover of that book — red, with bright yellow lettering; a member of the National Guard shadowed in the background, an assault rifle at the ready.