Surprise Oprah Visit Shocks Grand Haven Carnival-Goers

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Oprah Winfrey made an unannounced appearance in Grand Haven today, sampling local delicacies and enjoying carnival rides with shocked but delighted residents and visitors. Helena Hopewell, a 32-year-old Rockford woman currently camping at the Grand Haven State Park, got the surprise of a lifetime when she found herself standing in line for the Tilt-A-Whirl with none other than Oprah Winfrey. “I was speechless”, says Helen, “I just stared at her for like five minutes, but she was so nice we ended up taking selfies together and talking about our favorite books before we got on the…

Wiccan Coven in Grand Haven Opens Gift Shop in Local Woods

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Summer has arrived, the 4th of July is almost upon us, and with it comes Grand Haven’s busy ‘tourist-season’, when thousands visit our town each week, partaking of the fine beaches, shopping and dining on offer. Last week, in my ongoing series of “What’s New This Summer”, I introduced our readers to Perros Grandes, the new Mexican hot-dog restaurant on the waterfront, whose spicy concoctions and crunchy taco-dog-buns may well give Pronto-Pups some real competition this summer. This week, I’ve turned my attention to shopping, and am pleased to share the good news that Grand…