‘Scary Clown’ Alert Issued for Ottawa County as Clown Convention Comes to Spring Lake

In a Public Safety Warning (PSW) issued Monday by the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department, authorities are alerting County residents to an expected rise in Scary Clown sightings this week, as hundreds of clowns gather in Spring Lake for the three-day YOWZA 2016 Clown Convention, set to begin Thursday at the Spring Lake Holiday Inn. As Sheriff’s Deputy Bernard VanderFifen distributed copies of the PSW to media members at yesterday’s press conference, he elaborated on the reasons for today’s Warning. “It hasn’t been fully determined yet whether this now nationwide scary-clown craze truly reflects an increase in the…

Grand Haven’s First ‘Adults-Only’ Resort Opens To Ecstatic Reviews & Waiting Lists

Last month’s Grand Opening of the Kama Sutra Lodge sparked some controversy and debate about the merits versus perils of having an ‘adults-only’ resort in Grand Haven, especially one that openly advertises an S&M Dungeon in its cellar called ‘The Pirate’s Pit’, but owner and manager Xaviera Hollander believes even the negative publicity helped Kama Sutra get their first summer started with a bang. “It’s true that some local residents are passionately aroused in opposition to our presence in town, but thanks to so much free publicity, we’re already getting visitors from Grand Rapids, Chicago, Detroit,…