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The Squire has been Rockford’s free weekly newspaper since 1871. Our loyal readership includes over fifteen thousand homes in the Rockford area, including the affluent Lakes area of Lake Bella Vista, Bostwick Lake and Silver Lake; Belmont, Blythefield, as well as Algoma, Courtland, Cannon and Plainfield Townships. The Squire is distributed through the U.S. Post Office every Thursday. We also deliver to in-town businesses and homes with paper carriers and news stands in our grocery stores and over thirty local shops.

Main Street, by Roger Allen publisher – June 11, 2009

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Roger Allen, publisher. D-Day Those of us who lived through WWII know June 6, 1944, was the day we started to feel that victory really was ahead of us. There was a lot of bad news stretching from Dec. 7, 1941, to this date. We lost ground in Africa, France, and the South Pacific. Nazi submarines were sinking our ships everywhere, including off the coast of New Jersey. [...]

The Tax Attic – June 11, 2009

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Jerry Coon, Enrolled Agent Options for Social Security problem Social Security-it’s an entitlement program that we have gotten used to participating in. Those of us lucky enough to be still working participate by paying in Social Security tax. Most of us age 62 or older and those taxpayers who are disabled participate by receiving benefits. The problem that has been [...]

Rockford Register – June 11 2009

June 11, 2009 // 0 Comments

Fri.-Sun., June 12-14 Rockford Start of Summer Celebration-Fun, food, music and fireworks. Check out pages 2 and 3 of this week’s Squire for a schedule of events and special in-store promotions! Friday, June 12 Elvis with Special Guest Tom Jones-doors open at 7 p.m. (show at 8 p.m.) at Rockford American Legion Post 102. Cost is only $10, includes cash bar. Open to [...]

Faith Message – June 11, 2009

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The Kingdom of God is within you by MARCIA HUFSTADER member, Third Church of Christ, Scientist Asked when the Kingdom of God would come, Jesus stunned the listener by declaring it had arrived and was within him (Luke 17). I can imagine their surprise: “Within me! How could that be?” From materialist thinking, this concept is hard to grasp, but Jesus was [...]
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