3:05 PM Mar 5, 2015
The news that Grand Haven’s first CyberSchool students will graduate this year is certainly good news.
2:02 PM Mar 5, 2015
Now that my daughter's basketball seasons are winding to a close, I'd like to use this space to thank all of their coaches, organizers and referees for volunteering and devoting their time so my girls could have fun and stay active during the long winter months.
3:01 PM Mar 4, 2015
A CBS poll in mid-February found that 57 percent of Americans favor putting American boots on the ground in the Middle East. I saw 67 percent in another poll.
2:00 PM Mar 4, 2015
It was only a few weeks ago that the fate of the public using Spring Lake’s Barber School was in question.
4:59 PM Mar 3, 2015
Whether you're a gym rat or you've just struggled through the first two months of a new year's resolution, here are five tips from experts that will help your routine.
1:58 PM Mar 3, 2015
Every year on March 2, the birthday of the late popular children’s author Dr. Seuss, schools and libraries in all 50 states sponsor Read Across America, an event where a Seuss book is read aloud. This year’s title is “Oh, the Places You’ll Go!”
5:48 PM Mar 2, 2015
What would you like to see in the space between Fifth Third Bank and Jumpin’ Java in downtown Grand Haven?
3:00 PM Mar 2, 2015
The veteran unemployment rate in Michigan in 2013 was 10.6 percent, the second-highest rate in the U.S.
1:03 PM Mar 2, 2015
Thumbs down to the relentless cold weather pattern.
3:00 PM Feb 27, 2015
Winter doesn’t seem to be going anywhere anytime soon, and though it may seem harder to enjoy as the months wear on, there are plenty of winter activities that are still enjoyable — many of which have been loved by residents since the early 1900s.
2:00 PM Feb 27, 2015
One of the many luxuries of living in a beautiful beachfront community like Grand Haven is that we don’t have to work hard to fill our area with tourists come July.
2:54 PM Feb 26, 2015
So, up until this point in our relationship, I’ve been pretty much all sweetness and light, right? Which explains why the people who hear me talk on something like a daily basis are little floored, a little wowed that I have it in me.
2:30 PM Feb 26, 2015
Is the president no longer concerned as the rest of us — at least those of us who live in the region — about the dangers of Asian carp invading the Great Lakes?
3:05 PM Feb 25, 2015
I’m thinking about donating my brain to science when I die.
1:03 PM Feb 25, 2015
The rest of the story about the $2.1 million grant from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers begins with Grand Haven's original waterfront goals in 1963, which identified a need to find a way for people to walk from the end of the pier to the "underutilized Harbor Island."
5:00 PM Feb 24, 2015
Tiffany Balk, the owner of Blueberry Haven in downtown Grand Haven, recently posted on her blog about mentoring a couple of college students who are competing for a prize that can be used to help them start their own business.
2:09 PM Feb 24, 2015
Many leaders and community members in the Grand Haven area have been on a mission to create a place where people of all racial backgrounds are purposefully included in community and civic life.