Have you ever joined the Walk of Coast Guard History! Tomorrow the tour starts at 1pm, Grand Haven City Hall! The BLP Salutes the #GrandHavenCoastGuardFestival http://ow.ly/i/6oPRf
Did you know?
According to ENERGY STAR, running your dryer an extra 15 minutes for every load of laundry could add up to as much as $34 in extra energy costs each year. To keep from having to run your dryer longer than necessary, dry loads of similar fabrics. That way, the clothes will dry in about the same amount of time. Save #electricity!
Ship tours are FREE! Learn how U.S. Coast Guard Cutters break through ice in the Great Lakes in the video. Come to Grand Haven during Coast Guard festival to meet Coast Guard personnel who will lead you on tour of the Cutters. Tours are free.
Pictured is a member of the United States Coast Guard raises the flag on the USCGC Hollyhock as they dock the ship after the Coast Guard Festival ship parade in downtown Grand Haven on Monday, July 28, 2014. Photo courtesy of Mlive. http://ow.ly/i/6osBG
The Chamber of commerce Leadership Connect program has an Entertainment Tent tonight at the Eagles in downtown Grand Haven featuring the local favorite band #SweetJustice tonight with all proceeds going to fund the Leadership Connect Scholarship Program. Entry fee is $5, music starts at 7:30pm. #CoastGuard #Summer
Try this today!
Save water when washing fresh-picked fruits and veggies from the garden—or the store—by soaking them in a bowl of water. You’ll only need to fill the bowl once or twice as opposed to constantly running the faucet. Click to see the #GrandHaven & Spring Lake Farmers Market Schedule!
Want to learn more about water heaters and ways to save on water heating? Check out this awesome infographic from the U.S. Department of Energy. #SaveEnergy #Electricity
Announcing Walt Young, BLP Line Foreman and employee of our local electric utility for 21 years, will be driving the BLP’s Plug in #HybridElectric bucket truck in the #CoastGuardFest Kids Parade today as we Salute the US Coast Guard ! http://ow.ly/zxSkm