Rethinking the Role of Government in Society

Rethinking the Role of Government in Society

EDUARDO PORTER It may be hard to remember, but Americans once appreciated the government that serves them. That’s long gone. Over the past six years, according to the Pew Research Center, four out of every five — or more — have said the government makes them feel either angry or frustrated. In March, the ranks […]

PAW’S CORNER

PAW’S CORNER

Should Dogs Drink Tap Water? — DEAR PAW’S CORNER: Recently you advised against using human toothpaste to brush dogs’ teeth because, for one thing, the fluoride in toothpaste is toxic to them. With this in mind, what are the ramifications of dogs drinking fluoridated water? — Rich, via e-mail DEAR RICH: That’s an excellent question, […]

A SPORTING VIEW: Jordan Has Spoken

A SPORTING VIEW: Jordan Has Spoken

By Mark Vasto Jordan Has Spoken — It was less than a year ago that Kareem Abdul Jabbar mentioned that Michael Jordan chose “commerce over conscience,” failing to comment on the social issues we face in America. Welcome to this week’s sports column. It’s time to let the man have his say, which he did […]

Editorial: Failed attempt at a “High Tech Lynching”

Editorial:  Failed attempt at a “High Tech Lynching”

A statement by Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, recently came to mind when I(along with my business the Muskegon Tribune) was viciously and unfairly attacked by Terry Sabo and his rogue staff and racist supporters including, William Synder, Jason Colella, Karyn Kraus Moulatsiotis, Zak Anderson(who later apologized) and others. Justice Thomas said the following: “This […]

Why do I want to be Sheriff?

Why do I want to be Sheriff?

By Ronald “Lee” Grasmeyer I plan to run for several reasons, the first being that I believe we’re ready for a change in leadership. I also firmly believe in the Sheriff’s responsibility to enforce laws and oversee the administration of county tax dollars and personnel. As a small business owner with law enforcement and military […]

Muskegon Mustangs Play Flint Fury tonight​​

Muskegon Mustangs Play Flint Fury tonight​​

Muskegon County – The local and national champion Muskegon Mustangs minor league semi-pro football team is playing at home tonight July 30, 7:00pm at Oakridge High School. They will take on the Flint Fury.  Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for kids 13 to 17 and 12 and under are free!  For more information, visit www.muskmustangs.com

On Ominous Map for Trump, Three States He Has to Take

On Ominous Map for Trump, Three States He Has to Take

Donald Trump, confronting a daunting electoral map and a significant financial disadvantage, is preparing to fall back from an expansive national campaign and concentrate the bulk of his time and money on just three or four states that his campaign believes he must sweep to win the presidency. Even as Trump has ticked up in […]

TOP TEN MOVIES

TOP TEN MOVIES

TOP TEN MOVIES 1. Star Trek Beyond (PG-13) Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto(Playing at the Harbor Cinema) 2. The Secret Life of Pets (PG) animated 3. Ghostbusters (PG-13) Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig 4. Lights Out (PG-13) Teresa Palmer, Gabriel Bateman 5. Ice Age: Collision Course (PG) animated(Playing at the Harbor Cinema) 6. Finding Dory (PG) animated […]