fourth of july

Celebrating at Celebration on the Grand
Celebration on the Grand's shift to summer came with a almost fall-like weather on Friday afternoon.
However, it wasn't autumn.
It was the Fourth of July -- Independence Day, with summer in full bloom on a holiday weekend.
The City of Grand Rapids' effort for sustainable special events debuted with ex…
4th of July Weekend Festivities
The City of Grand Rapids today announced that Celebration on the Grand and the Fourth of July fireworks are being combined into a two-day event to be held annually the first Friday and Saturday of July.
With the shift, this year’s Celebration on the Grand activities will be held the evening of Frida…
Independence Day Fun Facts!
As Americans celebrate 235 years of Independence today ... we can also stand proud as the Statue of Liberty turns 125 this year!
If you dig history and fun facts like I do ... read on:
Our 30th President, Calvin Coolidge, was born in Vermont on July 4th, 1872...
West Michigan Fourth Of July Fireworks Schedule
The weather looks dry through the Fourth of July!  All of West Michigan's Fourth of July celebrations should go off as scheduled and there is no shortage of celebrations to choose from. 
Now is the time to make a run to the grocery store to get all of your…
5 Things To Protect Your Pet From Fireworks Fear!
Happy Fourth of July weekend!  As you plan your family reunion or pack your car to head out-of-town today -- make sure you keep a couple of things in mind if you plan on taking your four legged family member(s) with you!
Most likely your dog, cat, ferret, bird and/or horse has a fear of something.  T…