12:00 PM Sep 15, 2014
Rudolph and Josephine (Bushur) Stiphany immigrated to America around 1899. He was born in Bohemia; she in Switzerland.
12:01 PM Sep 8, 2014
An unusual event put Spring Lake in newspapers across the nation nearly 140 years ago.
12:00 PM Sep 2, 2014
Winsor McCay, a pioneering animator and a Spring Lake native, is known worldwide for his contributions to the world of cartooning.
12:05 PM Aug 25, 2014
Funerals are for the living — and a time to grieve. Going to a funeral shouldn't prove fatal, but it has occasionally in Ottawa County history.
12:00 PM Aug 18, 2014
The Pere Marquette train on display in Grand Haven is a popular tourist attraction.
12:04 PM Aug 11, 2014
On the evening of March 8, 1994, residents of southwest Michigan began seeing strange things in the skies over Lake Michigan, to the south of Holland.
12:00 PM Aug 4, 2014
Is it possible that a sizable amount of money remains hidden at the location of The Ottawa House, a hotel that opened for business in Port Sheldon in 1838?
12:00 PM Jul 28, 2014
More than a century ago, an aging actress appeared on stage at the Grand Haven Airdome, an outdoor theater on Washington Avenue.
12:00 PM Jul 21, 2014
In May of 2014, lightning killed eight cows on a West Ottawa County farm. The bolt struck a tree during a storm, under which the cows had sought shelter.
12:00 PM Jul 14, 2014
Parents raise their children with warnings about the adverse effects of tobacco. But for Freddie Frantz, apparently it was not so.