3:01 PM May 9, 2013
According to the Humane Society of the United States, Americans own about 78.2 million dogs and 86.4 million cats. Add to that number another 9.2 million horses, and the U.S. has 173.8 million of these four-legged pets.
4:00 PM May 8, 2013
Thumbs up to Grand Haven’s Collette Hansen ...
1:55 PM May 8, 2013
Over the three years I have been serving as a pastor in the Tri-Cities area, an area in which I spent much of my upbringing, I’ve become increasingly unsettled by a difficult reality: We are a segregated community.
3:05 PM May 7, 2013
I was 32 years old on the Dec. 26 that I first learned my birth mother’s name: Kathy.
2:00 PM May 7, 2013
We will most likely hear this often in the coming month as we approach Memorial Day.
4:40 PM May 6, 2013
What do you think of the welfare reform measures being considered by the state Legislature?
2:52 PM May 6, 2013
The family dog is on the loose, and in a panic you notice that his collar and tags are on the table at home.
10:00 AM May 5, 2013
Remember the story of the Greek mathematician Archemides, who ran through the streets of Athens wet and naked shouting, “Eureka, I have found it!”? He was so excited about his discovery of how to measure density by water displacement (his own while bathing in the tub) that he forgot he didn’t have any clothes on.
4:04 PM May 4, 2013
Tracy Wood says "Saturdays are the best."
3:00 PM May 3, 2013
Recently, Grand Haven Area Public Schools Superintendent Keith Konarska announced that the district is facing a $3 million deficit for the 2013-14 school year.
6:00 PM May 2, 2013
Thumbs down to the debris littering our beaches ...
3:00 PM May 2, 2013
My wife, Amy, and I dropped the kids off at our neighbor's house one evening for about an hour so we could run an errand. When we picked our girls up, a party had broken out at her house with a small gathering of her friends and her parents.
2:00 PM May 2, 2013
Despite years of getting squeezed by government budget cuts, our schools still rise to the top in nearly every category.
3:00 PM May 1, 2013
We were on our way to our morning workout recently when I noticed a bicyclist riding against traffic on Leonard Road. I mentioned to my wife, Marilyn, that I thought he was violating the “rules of the road.”
5:02 PM Apr 30, 2013
Charlene Li says her best workplace mistake ever was not telling her boss that he smelled really bad.
3:00 PM Apr 30, 2013
Thumbs up to Eye Care One ...
2:00 PM Apr 30, 2013
Immediately after the backpack bombs detonated in Boston earlier this month, two questions immediately came to mind: Who did it? And why?