5:13 PM Oct 28, 2013
To the Editor: Dear readers and all who support excellent schools, Having attended all Spring Lake Public Schools meetings from February-May 2013, and more recently the public meetings on October 16 and 23, I am convinced voters are being asked to support an idea more than a plan.
5:05 PM Oct 28, 2013
To the Editor: The Spring Lake School Bond coming up for vote is asking for residents that have a home value of $120,000 to pay an additional $34/year for a brand new elementary school complex and new athletic fields in addition to other needed improvements.
4:59 PM Oct 28, 2013
To the Editor: The Spring Lake Schools community has put together an excellent plan to propel the school district into the future.
4:46 PM Oct 28, 2013
To the Editor: Dear Community Neighbor, On November 5, 2013, a school bond proposal will be brought before us the voters that impacts the future of Spring Lake Public Schools.
4:38 PM Oct 28, 2013
Spring Lake Schools outstanding debt as of August 2013 was $27,575,000. If the bond passes in November that will add $59,590,000 for a total of $87,165,000.
3:00 PM Oct 28, 2013
Yep, it’s that time of year again, when ghostly goblins and other scary creatures can be found in various haunted halls in communities across the country.
6:02 PM Oct 25, 2013
Thumbs down to the continued delays in re-opening the rifle range ...
4:05 PM Oct 25, 2013
The mission of the Tri-Cities Historical Museum is to collect, interpret, preserve and educate. As a nonprofit organization, it is governed by a Board of Directors consisting of 12 members who serve three-year terms, and who can serve a maximum of two consecutive terms. Board members are elected annually on a rotating basis.
3:00 PM Oct 25, 2013
We’ve heard a frequent comment in the Tri-Cities of late: If the ideas for the boardwalk, the Coast Guard Festival or the Musical Fountain were to be introduced today rather than decades ago, none of them would get the green light.
4:49 PM Oct 24, 2013
To the Editor: On Tuesday, November 5, Grand Haven taxpayers will be asked for an increase in property taxes to fund "infrastructure improvements."
4:00 PM Oct 24, 2013
Are we raising wimpy kids or what?
2:59 PM Oct 24, 2013
Imagine the finest of manufacturing companies producing a different product every day — one that had to be assembled, manufactured and distributed to the end user all in just over 24 hours.
4:44 PM Oct 23, 2013
To the Editor: On November 5, Spring Lake school district residents will have the opportunity to vote on a school millage request.
1:54 PM Oct 23, 2013
One of the most significant contributions of Sigmund Freud to the psychology of religion was his understanding of the importance of a community for mental health.
7:37 PM Oct 22, 2013
Thumbs up to the Bucs Pride members and Miles of Pennies Walk participants.
5:16 PM Oct 22, 2013
To the Editor: I am a mother of three, my oldest being age 24 and my youngest age 4. Quite the spread I know, but with two decades of experience in between. The Spring Lake Bond 2013 is on the ballot November 5 and I am definitely voting Yes.
5:10 PM Oct 22, 2013
To the Editor: The community of Spring Lake will have the opportunity on November 5 to vote as to whether or not to invest in the future of education. It comes with what appears to be a somewhat high price tag, but a price tag that must be paid.