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Latest Kent County, Michigan Stories

2015-02-13 23:02:52

Thousands of butterflies fly freely in the Lena Meijer Tropical Conservatory March 1 through April 30. GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.

2012-07-23 23:02:10

Grand Valley State University will host the inaugural conference of The International Big History Association, August 2-5.

2012-05-21 23:01:13

Just in time for Memorial Day weekend celebrations, residents of the Kentwood community near Grand Rapids are invited to the grand opening of Jake’s Fireworks with a ribbon cutting ceremony


Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]