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Health Minister Supports Water Fluoridation

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February 11th, 2016 by A Life of Smiles Team

The use of fluoride in drinking water is debated around the world. Many experts believe it is an essential part of building strong teeth, while others think he side effects are too risky. In the UK, the health minister claims to support the fluoridation of tap water. How do you feel about the issue? Read …..

Kent County To Test Water For Lead

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January 28th, 2016 by A Life of Smiles Team

The Kent County health department will be bringing in some new equipment to test the water for lead. Lead can be dangerous if consumed and many residents are worried that it may be in their drinking water. “Right now there’s a huge backup of testing at the DEQ,” said Allyson Chirio, lab manager at the …..

Tips For Living In Grand Rapids

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November 18th, 2015 by A Life of Smiles Team

The people who live in Grand Rapids love it but they say outsiders my take some time to get used to it. The city is full of fun events, great businesses and different people and cultures from all around the world. Grand Rapids has something for everyone and gets many new residents every year. Those …..

Grand Rapids Donors Raise Money For Christmas Tree

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October 8th, 2015 by A Life of Smiles Team

The Grand Rapids Art Museum was about to end their 9 year run of having a lighted Christmas tree. They said they were simply unable to afford the tree. Luckily, donors were able to raise enough money to save the tree and the event. An estimated $50,000 is needed to fun the lighting of the tree. …..

New Dog Park To Offer 21 Acres Of Space For Pets And Owners

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September 17th, 2015 by A Life of Smiles Team

 A new dog park will soon be opening in Ottawa County. The dog park will be free and dogs do not have to be on a leash as long as they are in the park. Dogs should  be tagged and up to date on all vaccinations. The new dog park will open on September 26, …..