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Best of the Best


By CHERYL WELCH cwelch@grandhaventribune.com Want to know where the locals go? Don’t worry – we have you covered. The best of the best is judged each year in the Tri-Cities area during the People’s Choice contest. Thousands of votes were cast for the best of everything from best beer to best charter boat captain. Below you’ll find some the highlights ...

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Top 10 to do list


1. Grand Haven Lighthouse & Pier Established in 1839, two lights on the south pier, both painted red, are connected by a lighted catwalk that also connects them to the shore and the boardwalk. The inner light is cylindrical and the square outer light stands on a huge concrete foundation. People often enjoy a stroll along the boardwalk that borders ...

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By NATE THOMPSON nthompson@grandhaventribune.com A wise man once said, “Ah, good ol’ trustworthy beer. My love for you will never die.” OK, it was actually Homer Simpson who confessed his love of ice-cold brew — the beverage that tastes the best at the end of a hot summer’s day. Especially in the Tri-Cities. But the area has so much more ...

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Grand Haven Vacation Photo Contest!


If you’re anything like us, you snapped tons of great photos on your family’s last vacation—and we want to see them! Send us your family’s favorite vacation photo, whether it’s a great shot of your crew lounging on the beaches in Grand Haven, hitting the hiking trails in Coast Guard Park, or boating on the many area lakes and rivers, ...

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