With winter’s icy breath still blowing, this city is looking for ways to ensure clear sidewalks. At the Feb. 3 Greenville City Council meeting, the council approved a motion to privatize snow removal from sidewalks when residents are in violation of the city ordinance. The city will hire Jensen Lawn Care of Greenville to remove the snow at a cost of $65 per hour.
Leaping into 33-degree water on a cold February afternoon takes the type of courage gladiators would find hard to muster. But the 130 participants of the 2015 Turk Lake Polar Plunge did not bat an eye as they plunged into the depths of Turk Lake on Saturday.
The Washington Club began in 1866, when John and Eliza Ashley of Grattan Township invited several other couples to celebrate the birth of America’s premiere founding father.
The Ashleys would likely be surprised and pleased to learn the club is going strong 150 years later.
A contagious and debilitating disease was confirmed at two schools in the Greenville area this week.
The Greenville City Council has been in the middle of a discussion about a possible conflict of interest in the most recent mayoral appointment to the Greenville Area Community Foundation Board.
After a long day out in the cold, nothing is better than taking a hot bath or shower … for most people. Not for the participants of the Turk Lake Polar Plunge.
GREENVILLE — A student at Greenville High School was diagnosed with a case of pertussis (whooping cough) on Wednesday. According to a letter posted on the Greenville Public Schools’ website signed by Greenville Public Schools Superintendent Pete Haines, “Children who haven’t completed a full course of pertussis (whooping cough) vaccinations will be excluded from school [...]
Sometimes even the most law-abiding citizens can find going the speed limit is easier said than done.
Traveling five to 10 miles per hour over the speed limit is a breeze, particularly when one is not paying attention to the speedometer or is in a hurry. There also are areas of road where traveling faster than the set speed limit seems logical to some.
It was a busy Tuesday night for the Greenville City Council. With 11 action items on the agenda plus mayoral appointments, the council had many decisions to make.
On Monday, Punxsutawney Phil clamored out of his hole to see his shadow, thus predicting six more weeks of winter. Those who live in West Michigan already had made that same prediction after the snow-filled weekend.