BLUE LAKE TWP. – The township board discussed the possibility of converting a public road into a private road at its Feb. 13 meeting.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A man who denied firebombing an animal researcher's laboratory at Michigan State University in 1992 even as he pleaded guilty now admits he carried out the attack.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Fruit experts in Michigan say they're concerned about the state's fruit trees and bushes getting their buds out too early due to the unusually warm weather.
GROSSE POINTE SHORES, Mich. (AP) — A 16-year-old boy has been rescued from Lake St. Clair by the Coast Guard after losing control of the SUV he was driving and landing in the water off Grosse …
DETROIT (AP) — A lead designer has been selected for Detroit's Capitol Park district's renovation.
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:
The Oceana County Sheriff’s Department is asking the public to share information they may have about the theft of two vintage snowmobiles and the trailer they were contained in.
MUSKEGON — Reeths-Puffer’s frustrating season continued Wednesday night when West Ottawa erased a late Rockets’ lead and stole the game at L.C. Walker Arena, 5-4 in overtime.
MUSKEGON — Reeths-Puffer topped area finishers at Wednesday’s GMAA cheer meet, taking second place behind champion Mona Shores. The Rockets scored 753.48 points for the night.
The Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality (RISE) is partnering with the Michigan Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (MIAAA), creating RISE’s first collaboration with a statew…
WOLFSBURG, Germany (AP) — Wolfsburg has hired former assistant coach Andries Jonker as coach in a bid to save the team from relegation.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Outlaw, Smoke and Gronk turned the Daytona 500 into party central.
DALLAS (AP) — Jimmy Johnson moved from one interview to another, smiling plenty and comfortably addressing questions about his relationship with Jerry Jones in a rare offseason appearance to c…
MIAMI (AP) — Pat Riley has never doubted Magic Johnson, and isn't about to start now.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Fewer Americans signed contracts to buy homes last month as rising prices and a dwindling supply of available homes appeared to frustrate many potential buyers, especially in the West.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett says he's investing heavily in Apple, believing that once consumers begin using the company's products they aren't likely to stop.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross is headed toward confirmation as Commerce secretary in President Donald Trump's administration.
WASHINGTON (AP) — When Republicans say they want to lower taxes and get rid of loopholes to make up the lost revenue, they're talking about eliminating some very popular tax breaks enjoyed by millions of people.
When it’s difficult to fit your job title on a business card, that immediately suggests you have an unusual job. I was the Manager of University-Owned Small Residences at Cornell University and that was the most challenging job of my entire career. The small residences I managed were university-owned fraternities, sororities and cooperatives.
Dr. Tracy Vitale was nominated for the ATHENA Leadership Award for her community contributions and role as mentor
Health teacher innovates to educate
The American Cancer Society event's participants raised more than $319K
The major U.S. stock indexes edged lower in early trading Monday, pulled down primarily by a slide in phone companies. Supermarket operators and companies that sell consumer staples also fell. Utilities declined along with the price of natural gas. Oil companies led the gainers as the price …
Cash can help you survive an emergency, but saving as much as financial planners typically recommend — three to six months' worth of expenses — can take years. You can build an edible emergency fund a lot quicker.
SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia's left-wing opposition leader has submitted signatures from three ethnic Albanian parties as proof he has secured enough support in parliament to form a government.
LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization has issued a list of the top dozen bacteria most dangerous to humans, warning that doctors are fast running out of treatment options.
LONDON (AP) — Britain's problem-plagued inquiry into child sex abuse has finally gotten under way, years after it was organized amid revelations that entertainers, clergy and senior politicians were involved in abuse.
Almost 60 years ago this month, a chapter in our area’s history was concluded. Camp Claybanks, a U.S. Army installation on Lake Michigan was shut down after only about five years of operation. The base was on 434 acres just south of the Claybanks Township Park, leased from private owners. It…
I’m often intrigued and sometimes inspired by stories of people traveling the world using points and miles. There’s a well-known (within certain circles, at least) man who earned over a million airline miles by purchasing more than $3,000 worth of pudding during a special promotion in 1999. …
I watched as they loaded the old upright piano on the truck and slowly drove away. I went into the bedroom and began to cry. My husband came in and wanted to know why I was so upset. Through my tears I answered, “You sold it for only $25.00.” He looked at me in a strange way and said, “Well,…