Wendy Kuhlman: The Transporter

Wendy Kuhlman: The Transporter

April 14, 2017
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A little girl nervously climbs into the dark navy van with golden letters on the side spelling out, ‘Grand Haven Area Public Schools’. Seat belts are attached to the gray polyester seats, unlike the familiar blue leather of the normal school bus seats she’s been used to. As she buckles up, a s...

Brittany Vandoorne: The Realist

Brittany Vandoorne: The Realist

April 13, 2017
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While most 20-year-olds are thinking about what to do when they graduate college, Brittany Vandoorne, a 2014 GHHS graduate, is worrying about where she will be living in next two months. She currently lives with three roommates in a seasonal rental downtown Grand Haven, just a short walk away from...

Homelessness in Grand Haven

Maddie Brockmyre and Alexis VanSingel
April 13, 2017
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Staff editorial Grand Haven is a bubble. We’ve heard it many times before, from teachers, parents and friends. We’re sheltered, homogeneous and privileged. We’ve been told time and time again that it's easy for us to turn our backs on what is happening outside of this high school. We k...

Cindy Benson: The Connection

Cindy Benson: The Connection

April 13, 2017
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A sharp ring echos through the office, bouncing off of walls covered in framed family photos. Grand Haven Area Public Schools (GHAPS) Homeless Liaison, Cindy Benson, swivels in her chair and answers the phone, grabbing some loose paper next to her to take notes. She jots down a phone number, names and ...

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