3:00 PM Jan 8, 2013
I was in Raleigh, N.C., a few years ago. I had driven down to visit my cousin in Durham.
5:17 PM Jan 7, 2013
What do you think of the lawsuits over the sledding death at Duncan Woods?
2:00 PM Jan 7, 2013
Area school officials should check out the “Winterim” program being offered in January by some high schools across the state.
1:00 PM Jan 7, 2013
To the Editor: This year marks 70 years since the sinking of Grand Haven’s Coast Guard cutter Escanaba in 1943. There is, however, another piece to the Escanaba story that is also worthy of remembrance.
6:00 PM Jan 5, 2013
December was a challenging month on my quest to lose 50 pounds by Oct 1. When I set the goal to do so in one year, it seemed like plenty of time to accomplish such a feat.
4:00 PM Jan 4, 2013
It is 10 days past Christmas and all through the house not a creature is stirring, except for a mouse.
2:00 PM Jan 4, 2013
Schools are constantly on the lookout for ways to save money, and the Grand Haven High School athletic department recently came up with a way to cut its substantial transportation budget in half.
3:00 PM Jan 3, 2013
Whew! Another Christmas in the memory books, and now onward to 2013.
2:00 PM Jan 3, 2013
If you are reading this, then you already know that the world didn't end at its regularly scheduled time.
2:00 PM Jan 2, 2013
Sending someone behind bars might just end up being cheaper for taxpayers in coming years.
1:00 PM Jan 2, 2013
Following the horrific slaughter of the "holy innocents" on Dec. 14, I anxiously waited to see how the first weekly news magazine to come to me in the mail, Newsweek, would report the event.
3:01 PM Jan 1, 2013
The last song I played on the family Wurlitzer Theatre Organ 950TA was Elvis Presley’s “It’s Now or Never." It was at the request of my daughter, Olivia.
3:00 PM Dec 31, 2012
"All the other kids with the pumped-up kicks, You better run, better run, outrun my gun. All the other kids with the pumped-up kicks, You better run, better run, faster than my bullet."
2:00 PM Dec 31, 2012
To the Editor: The whole issue of gridlock in Congress revolves around the inability for my Republican friends on one side and my Democrat friends on the other for a failure to understand or appreciate the others' point of view.
11:55 AM Dec 31, 2012
Do you think we'll go over the 'fiscal cliff'? What you said.....
4:00 PM Dec 29, 2012
Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital, which claims its birthing center is the busiest in Michigan, came out with its annual list of the most popular first names of babies born there in 2012.
2:00 PM Dec 28, 2012
We are pleased as punch with the performance of Jeff Hawke in his nearly one-year reign as director of the Grand Haven Department of Public Safety.