In the musical “My Fair Lady,” Professor Higgins has Eliza Doolittle — the Cockney flower girl he is training to pronounce her long-a’s correctly — sing “The rain in Spain stays mainly in the plain
My descent into bubble-headedness alarms even me. Although it may be an ascent.
“Fair is foul and foul is fair,” chanted the witches in Shakespeare’s “Macbeth.” So it was at Saturday’s Division 4 high school state track meet.
Who goes to Cleveland on a May weekend? Me. You have to respect a place others call inhospitable for giving you the welcome you deserve.
The Germans are coming! For us, the invasion by Endemolshine, a German TV production company, May 11 was welcome and expected.
Emerging from the debris mountain in my office last week was a glass-encased yellow certificate reading:
A Grand Rapids woman whose toddler ate crack cocaine three years ago was sentenced to prison last week for enticing a girl, 15, to a hotel where a man waited to have sex with her.
Last we heard from Aramark, Michigan was ending its three-year, $145-million contract with the prison food vendor 15 months early after finding inmates were served food that was rotten, had maggots
The use and misuse of paid federal leave is getting increased attention, the Washington Post says, because of Homeland Security department cases such as these:
Former local state Rep. Cindy Gamrat has nothing on Detroit’s Virgil Smith, who plans to resign his Senate April 12 after starting 10 months in jail for shooting his ex-wife’s Mercedes Benz.