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This year's judge Mark Doty. Photo courtesy dyer-ives foundation
Dyer-Ives Poetry Competition sparks creativity in Kent County

Nurturing a community of local poets, the Dyer-Ives Poetry Competition enters its 47th year and seeks to continue to sti...

Photo courtesy wikimedia commons user Thuresson
Michigan same-sex marriage case goes to Supreme Court

A landmark case challenging the status quo of same-sex marriage in America is moving from Michigan to the Supreme Court....

Photo by Anna Delph.
Kent County Program seeks volunteers to shovel pathways

A group of people wait in the cold for the bus to arrive. When it does pull up, they push through snow banks to reach th...

Senior Lydia Mulder created the artwork for this year's summit.
Summit hopes to encourage literacy in Kent County

A summit addressing Kent County’s low literacy will take place in Grand Rapids on Sept. 19. The Community Literacy Sum...