CROCKERY TWP. — A local man was injured in a fiery two-vehicle crash on Cleveland Street near Patchin Boulevard — between 130th and 136th avenues — in Crockery Township on Thursday.
HOLLAND — The Hope College Chapel Choir, College Chorus, and SPERA choirs will present the program “Together Again: Songs of Belonging and Becoming” during an outdoor concert on Friday, Oct. 1, at 6 p.m. in the Pine Grove in the central campus. Bring a chair, blanket and sweater to enjoy thi…
WASHINGTON (AP) — Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles told Congress in forceful testimony Wednesday that federal law enforcement and gymnastics officials turned a "blind eye" to USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar's sexual abuse of her and hundreds of other women.
One patient went across the country to visit a favorite lake in California. Another traveled to Romania to take in views of the village where she’d been born. A third fulfilled a dream of embarking on a hot air balloon ride.
LANSING — The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) is asking the public to be on the lookout for spotted lanternfly, an invasive insect with the potential to seriously affect Michigan’s agriculture and natural resources.
SPRING LAKE – The COVID-19 pandemic has caused hardship for many in Michigan, closing doors to countless businesses. At the same time, the pandemic has unexpectedly opened a door to a niche business in Spring Lake with more than 70 years of history.
A coalition of Michigan parents who say they’re fighting against anti-mask protesters called for leaders to enact a statewide mask mandate on Wednesday.
The Big Red Quilters Guild in Holland is welcoming two-time ArtPrize winner Annie Loveless, who will offer a lecture at their meeting on Monday, Sept. 20.
DETROIT — Former Detroit Police Chief James Craig formally announced his campaign for governor Tuesday, but not before protesters derailed his kickoff event on Belle Isle and forced him to move.
HOLLAND — Dr. Ernest Cole of the Hope College English faculty will present the lecture “Negotiating the In-Between: Colonial Education, Spatial Geographies, and the Postcolonial Body in Transition.”
MUSKEGON COUNTY — A trial is underway for a man police rescued while swimming in Lake Michigan near the Grand Haven pier in August 2019.
OTTAWA COUNTY — In preparation for Tuesday’s Ottawa County Board of Commissioners meeting, officials reworked public attendance rules to avoid large crowds and a disruptive atmosphere in the administrative building.
On the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, many locals gathered at the American Legion to honor those who died that day.
NEW YORK — The domed sanctuary rising in Lower Manhattan, where workers are busy installing translucent Greek marble in time for a ceremonial lighting on Sept. 10, bears little resemblance to the modest parish church that John Katsimatides had discovered years ago.
NEW YORK — Among the nearly 3,000 people killed in the 9/11 terror attacks, Mychal Judge, a Catholic chaplain with New York’s fire department, left a uniquely complex legacy that continues to evolve 20 years after his death.
Muskegon Community College will award $100 in gift cards to each of the first 15 participants at the public COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Sept. 23.
GRAND HAVEN TWP. – The Grand Haven Area Public Schools’ Board of Education officially accepted the resignation of board president John Siemion on Thursday.
MUSKEGON — Grand Haven Area Community Foundation has opened a new endowment fund for the West Michigan Symphony (WMS) with a $75,000 gift — part of its most recent round of Community Impact Grants.
The Tri-Cities Puentes Initiative announced that its upcoming concert as part of the Grand Haven Hispanic Fiesta on Sept. 24 will now be free, thanks to the support of event sponsors.
The Board of the Grand Haven Area Community Foundation (GHACF) announced four third-round Community Impact grant awards, totaling $275,000, in support of Northwest Ottawa County and surrounding communities.
Grand Haven's annual Bucs Pride football game took place Friday night at Gene Rothi Field. Survivors took a lap before the game, then the Buccaneer players wore purple jerseys featuring the names of those who have battled cancer.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan marching band will perform a halftime show on Saturday — the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks — that its director says will not only pay tribute to the lives lost and impacted that day, but also will be dazzling in its scope.
WASHINGTON — In his most forceful pandemic actions and words, President Joe Biden on Thursday ordered sweeping new federal vaccine requirements for as many as 100 million Americans – private-sector employees as well as health care workers and federal contractors – in an all-out effort to cur…