Friday Jun 14
New Legislation Would Help Veterans with Job Training
Legislation that would allow qualified veterans to use their military training and experience as a replacement for additional training and licensing required for certain careers has been passed in the Michigan State House of Representatives.
Friday Jun 14
Gas Prices Recede from Record Heights Along Lakeshore
Gas prices along the Lakeshore have fallen back from record highs. This morning's survey of Holland area stations showed a per-gallon average of $3.99, a drop of 29 cents from last Friday's peak of $4.28, but still 20 cents above what was seen a year ago.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Funnel, Scud, ??
Click on the picture to enlarge. Jenni Vorenkamp Westra put this picture on my facebook page.
Festival of the Arts 2013: A last look, a few final words
The Calder sun, the emblem of Festival of the Arts, created by Alexander Calder, shone brightly throughout all three days of Festival 2013.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
WZZM-TV Grand Rapids
What's Happening: 06/08
The free, family-friendly event offers live performances from local dance squads and show groups.
Thu May 30, 2013
Do I make myself clear? Humor, art in pastor's photo clicks with public in Duck Dynasty contest
She looked all grown up, shimmering in satin, but there was no doubt about who was in charge when prospective prom dates came calling on Kirsten Matthews, 17, of Hudsonville.
Wed May 29, 2013
Arraignment Slated Today for 79-Year-Old Woman in Marne Child Pedestrian Accident
An arraignment is slated today for a 79-year-old Grand Rapids woman who struck a 15-year-old boy as he was crossing 8th Avenue north of Marne last month to reach a stopped school bus that had its flashers on.
Mon May 27, 2013
Hudsonville Woman Saved from Serious Injury by Seat Belt
"Bucklephobia" is the state's newest packaging of the long-standing "click it or ticket" seat belt enforcement initiative underway during this Memorial Day weekend, but a 60-year-old Hudsonville woman can be a living, more effective testimony to the value of being belted while motoring.
Sun May 26, 2013
Memorial Day Parade, Whitecaps baseball, Kitchen Sage fundraiser on The Playlist
Memorial Day weekend is here, which should bring thoughts of summer. But, more importantly, it should remind us all of the dedication and sacrifices made by the men and women in our nation's Armed Forces.
Fri May 24, 2013
West Michigan birth announcements
Grand Rapids: May 12: Owen William to April and Philip Alt; April 29: Elliott Spencer to Darcy and Joel Verwys; May 17: Christian Adell to Addeesion Sanders and Adell Willis IV; May 18: Rhemington Rayne to Melinda and Willington Bagaga; May 16: Rowen to Amanda and Jonathan Veldman; Grady Lee to Maurine and Jeff Schneider; April 20: Wyatt James to ... (more)
Thu May 23, 2013
Hudsonville District Court Judge Begins Disciplinary Suspension
The 30-day, unpaid suspension of Hudsonville District Court Kenneth Post began yesterday.
Tue May 21, 2013
Ludington Daily News
Prep track: MCE wraps year in regional; Manistee Catholic's Heck going to state
Manistee Catholic Central junior Alysha Heck placed second in the shot put on Saturday at the MHSAA Division 4 track and field meet.