Muskegon residents give away beach from yards
MUSKEGON (AP) — With winter all but over, most Muskegon-area residents are putting away their snow shovels and getting ready to break out their lawn mowers.
For residents near Pere Marquette Park in Muskegon, the end of shoveling snow is just the beginning of their year-round shoveling odyssey. Instead of shoveling snow, they are resuming their never-ending battle against sand — lots of sand.
“It’s an ongoing problem because the wind blows a lot,” Janet Stohr told The Muskegon Chronicle ( http://bit.ly/YrhAxj ) as she looked at her sand-covered porch. “We never had a lawn mower...