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Fall Play at Spring Lake High School

Fall Play at Spring Lake High School

Spring Lake High School Theatre is pleased to announce the first fall play for this school year.

Performed by 9th and 10th graders, HIDING IN THE OPEN by Kira Obolensky is based on the memoirs of Sabina Zimmering. 

Pumpkin Sculptor at SLDL

Pumpkin Sculptor at SLDL

Pumpkin Sculptor Carves Out Fun @ SLDL

 

Stop by Spring Lake District Library between 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Wed., Oct 15, to see pumpkin sculptor extraordinaire Patrick Harrison at work.  Harrison, who calls himself “Lord of the Gourd” will demonstrate his extreme talent for pumpkin and gourd carving at the library.  The final creations will be given away following the carving session. Youth and adults may enter the drawings to win one of Harrison’s creations.

 

For more information about this program, call the library at (616) 846-5770, ext. 107.  The library is located at 123 E. Exchange St. in Spring Lake.

                       

St. Patrick-St. Anthony Parish Will Host Juried Arts and Crafts Show With 1,000 Items Nov. 14-15

GRAND HAVEN, Mich., OCT. 10, 2014―Over 1,000 arts and crafts items from among 50 vendors will be featured for the general public and Christmas shoppers during the St. Patrick―St. Anthony Parish Juried Arts & Crafts Show.  The event will be held Friday, November 14 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturday, November 15 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the parish Family Center.

 

St. Patrick―St. Anthony Parish is located at 920 Fulton Street, directly off Highway 31 in Grand Haven.  Anyone is welcome to attend and there is no charge for admission.

 

The parish’s “MOM’s Group” will put on a festive luncheon both days, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Attendees may choose from among a display of hearty soups, salads, quiche and desserts available.

 

“We are encouraging anyone to come and make it a ladies day outing, as this event coincides with the opening day of deer-hunting season,” said Ellen Valdez, St.

Spring Lake intersection reopens after gas leak


UPDATE - At 3:00pm, the Ottawa County Dispatch announced that the roads have reopened.

SPRING LAKE, Mich. (WZZM) - M-104 and Buchanan in Spring Lake is closed right now due to a natural gas leak.

Ottawa County Dispatch reports that crews are on the scene and the intersection will be closed until further notice. The Spring Lake Library has been closed due to the leak.

An extended portion of roadway from N. Fruitport Road to Jackson has also been closed.

24 Positions Available Friday – Ottawa County Michigan Works! – Hillshire Brands

24 Positions Available Friday – Ottawa County Michigan Works! – Hillshire Brands

24 Positions Available Friday – Ottawa County Michigan Works! – Hillshire Brands

 

On Friday, October 10 Ottawa County Michigan Works! Grand Haven Service Center will host a Hiring Event for Hillshire Brands. The Grand Haven Service Center is located at 106 S. 6th Street, Grand Haven.

 

The Hiring Event provides an opportunity for job seekers to interact and speak with Employer Representatives face to face.  All participating employers have open positions they are looking to fill.

 

Political Pundit Susan Demas Speaks at SLDL

Political Pundit Susan Demas Speaks at SLDL

Political Pundit Susan Demas Speaks at SLDL

 

Political pundit Susan J. Demas shares her expertise about the upcoming election at Spring Lake District Library on Monday, Oct. 20 at 7:00 p.m.  Demas will discuss the candidates and issues facing voters this November. The event is free and the public is invited to attend.

 

Demas is a political columnist who provides news reports, analysis and opinions on local and national issues from a Michigan perspective. She currently serves as a political columnist for MLive.com and is the publisher and editor of Inside Michigan Politics. Demas regularly provides analysis for Off the Record and Michigan Radio.  She was recognized by both the Washington and Huffington Posts for her political tweets. She served as editor and analyst for Michigan Information & Research Service (MIRS) from 2007-2013.

 

Elzinga & Volkers Reports Strong Results, Announces New Hires, Outpaces Industry Growth

Elzinga & Volkers (E&V), a leading provider of construction management services, announced today strong growth for the first three quarters of 2014, driven by an increase in rising demand from a range of industries and building on the Company’s continued focus on delivering the highest quality construction management and consulting services to its customers. 

Through the third quarter of 2014, Elzinga & Volkers has grown 36.9 percent compared to the same time period last year and new construction and renovation projects have grown 53.3 percent.