2:55 PM Oct 4, 2013
Ever since President Lyndon B. Johnson declared a War on Poverty, we have debated whether helping needy people trains them to be dependent or gets them on their feet. Evidence indicates that both sides have valid concerns.
5:53 PM Oct 3, 2013
Thumbs up to the Pumpkin Trains and Coopersville & Marne Railway ...
3:00 PM Oct 3, 2013
One Sunday morning, as my family was about to leave church, my 7-year-old-daughter, Maggie, looked up at me and whispered, "Daddy, I wish you were 20."
2:00 PM Oct 3, 2013
For a long time, the best way to describe the Grand Haven varsity football program was "mediocre."
4:00 PM Oct 2, 2013
To the Editor: I would like to thank the mayor and the City Council members who voted not to allow the Holiday Road Light Show along Franklin in downtown Grand Haven this year.
3:00 PM Oct 2, 2013
There is a good chance that a woman could soon be the CEO of one of the three major automakers in Detroit.
5:51 PM Oct 1, 2013
Thumbs down to the federal government shutdown ...
4:00 PM Oct 1, 2013
On Sept. 16, the Randolph County (N.C.) school board voted 5-2 to remove Ralph Ellison’s landmark 1952 novel “Invisible Man” from recommended reading lists and school libraries. When I read about it in a Facebook post by National Public Radio, I hadn’t even read “Invisible Man.”
3:11 PM Oct 1, 2013
Go to any grocery store in the state and you’ll be certain to see people coming in with carts full of cans and bottles to return for 10 cents each.
5:18 PM Sep 30, 2013
Will you support Gov. Rick Snyder should he run for re-election?
3:00 PM Sep 30, 2013
To the Editor: Three cheers for Tuesday Musicale that thrilled people's hearts and made them tap their toes, hum along and clap their hands in applause and appreciation of beautiful music made by talented artists.
2:00 PM Sep 30, 2013
Grand Haven’s Downtown Development Authority and the City Council had a chance to bring hundreds of potential consumers into downtown Grand Haven each day in December.
3:00 PM Sep 27, 2013
A nonprofit organization is nothing without volunteers. The museum is no exception.
2:00 PM Sep 27, 2013
Two inmates in less than a month have allegedly strangled themselves in the Ottawa County Jail.
6:30 PM Sep 26, 2013
Thumbs up to Michigan's energy providers for being on track to meet their 2015 renewable energy mandate.
3:00 PM Sep 26, 2013
Since the Snowden affair came to light, there has been a lot of concern about the National Security Agency and their snooping into our private lives. This neither surprises nor concerns me, for I’m sure it has been going on for a long time.
2:01 PM Sep 26, 2013
We’ve all heard the expression — “sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.”