Classifieds — May 21, 2009

HELP WANTED Farm help wanted, part-time. (616) 862-3020.      p21 _____________________ Stites Eye Care in Rockford is looking for a personable, outgoing part-time optical assistant to compliment our great team. Drop off resumes to our office at 6840 Northway Drive in Rockford.       b22 ______________________ Supervision/Tutor needed for a ten-year-old girl. Would like someone 16 years or […]

Rockford Register — May 21, 2009

Thursday, May 21 Great Pond & Koi Society of West Michigan Meeting-6:30 p.m. at the Kent/MSU Extension Office, 755 Ball Ave., Grand Rapids, featuring a tour of the Grand Ideas Garden and Pond. Open to the public. Make reservations by calling Mary at (616) 698-1030 or Joyce at (616) 754-9759.  Saturday, May 23 Blood Drive-10 […]

Relay ‘magnetism’ begins Friday at 3 p.m. Relay ‘magnetism’ begins Friday at 3 p.m.

Marine Color Guard walks last year's Relay For Life.

Five City staff to walk 24 hours in honor of officer diagnosed with lymphoma   Rockford police officer Ian Graham isn’t sure how long he’ll be at this year’s Relay For Life, which begins at 3 p.m. Friday, May 15. He thinks he’ll still be pretty sick from Wednesday’s chemo treatment.     The 30-year-old […]

Local heros honored at Recognition Plaza

A large crowd turned out for the ceremony.

They are the names you have seen and heard around Rockford as long as you’ve lived here: Kitson, Myers, Krause, Briggs, Blakeslee. On Tuesday, May 12, the people behind the names were recognized for their role in the history of this community. The Rockford Area Community Endowment had a public ceremony adding the names to […]

Local nurse awarded Arthur Andrews Cup

ESTEEMED AWARD—Dicksie Tremlin proudly shows her Arthur Andrews Cup award.

Dicksie Tremlin, a recent graduate of the Grand Rapids Community College nursing program, was awarded the esteemed Arthur Andrews Cup for graduating with a 4.0 in the associate nursing degree program. Dicksie graduated from Rockford High School in 1982 and received her cosmetology degree from the Chic University of Cosmetology in Grand Rapids. She was […]