7 hrs ago
Proposed Indoor Shooting Range Clears a Holland City Hall Hurdle
The Holland Planning Commission last night endorsed ordinance amendments that, if approved by City Council, would allow firearms to be discharged under controlled circumstances within the city limits.
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7 hrs ago
Proposed Downtown Hotel Approved by Holland Planners
There may be twice the amount of hotel rooms available in downtown Holland for Tulip Time visitors at this time next year.
9 hrs ago
Succeeding in places for which your past hasn't prepared you
First-generation college students-undergraduates whose parents did not attend university-have reason to be proud.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Planned 140-room Holland hotel resolves access, parking problems; will open in 2015
Construction will get underway this summer on a new 140-room Courtyard by Marriott hotel in downtown Holland.
The historic DeZwaan windmill at Windmill Island Gardens in Holland.
The Community Foundation of the Holland/Zeeland Area recently announced their first round of community grants for 2014.
Furniture Maker Calls Contract Claims 'Baseless'
They believe these three women stole about $1,000 worth of cosmetics from Ulta Beauty in Okemos a couple of weeks ago.
Tobias Lee Westenbroek
She sentenced Tobias Westenbroek to serve as much as 20 years in prison yesterday.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Ottawa Co. Caseworker Sentenced For Embezzling From Disabled Man
A state worker from Ottawa County is sentenced to 30 days in jail for taking money from a disabled man from the Holland area.
New York Times bestselling author, Leslie Morgan Steiner, to share domestic violence story
For nearly a year and a half, Leslie Morgan Steiner and her then-boyfriend, "Conor," had a "fairytale" romance, she said.
Downed Power Line KO's Power in Downtown Holland
A downed power line has knocked out power to a portion of the downtown district in Holland, which included the offices/studios of Midwest Communications of Holland, home of both WHTC-AM and WYVN-FM.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Funeral Arrangements Set for Ben Van Houten
Funeral arrangements for 39-year-old Ben Van Houten have been announced. Ben and his wife, Amy, landed in the spotlight when she gave birth to sextuplets in 2004.
Dairy brands focus on clean labels with new packaging
Daisy Brand and Hudsonville Ice Cream design easy-to-read packages that signal a clean label or the absence of gluten.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Van Houten sextuplets: Father dies of heart attack while setting up trampoline
The Van Houten sextuplets have lost their father after Ben Van Houten died of a heart attack while setting up a trampoline for the youngsters, UPI reported on April 11. Van Houten, of Holland, Mich., who has sextuplets who are six years old and also a seven year old, died at age 39 on Wednesday after a sudden heart attack .
Fri Apr 11, 2014
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
West Michigan Schools Among Nationa s Most Challenging
Kentwood's Grand River Prep, which ranked third in the state, placed 82nd. City High Middle in Grand Rapids ranked fourth in Michigan, followed by Black River in Holland.
Gas Prices Still Affected by Monday's Spike Along Lakeshore
Gas prices haven't recovered from a spike earlier this week along the Lakeshore, as this morning's survey of Holland area stations had a per-gallon average of $3.77.
Father of Hamilton Sextuplets Passes Away
Amy and Ben Van Houten became celebrities when she gave birth in January of 2004 to Michigan's first surviving set of sextuplets, and although their fame faded away as the children grew, they were still leaders in their community, especially at Calvary Baptist Church in Holland, where Ben Van Houten served as a deacon.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
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KANO, Nigeria - A child bride forced into marriage in Nigeria killed a groom and three of his friends with a poisoned meal, police said Thursday.
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Michigan dad of sextuplets dies of heart attack setting up trampoline for kids
Ben Van Houten and his wife Amy smile for a family portrait in 2004 with their six children, Gerrit, John, Nolan, Peyton, Sammy, and Kennedy, at their home in Hamilton, Mich.
WTKG-AM Grand Rapids
Lakeshore Communities Enact New Graffiti Laws
The cities of Holland and Zeeland both have new local laws requiring homeowners to cover up any graffiti that is put on their properties.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Court Date Set for Holland Woman Charged with Murder
A trial date has been set for a Holland woman charged with killing her 38-year-old male roommate.