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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.

Classifieds – March 26, 2009

March 26, 2009 // 0 Comments

HELP WANTED College-age student for part-time summer job. Tuesdays and Thursdays in my home, caring for three children ages 3, 6 and 9. Call (616) 866-2444.      p14cp ______________________ NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED. Professional career for serious-minded individuals capable of participating on a dynamic team. A people-oriented real estate company offers on-the-job [...]

Win Cash, Meet Neighbors at EXPO this Saturday

March 19, 2009 // 0 Comments

More than 11,000 people enjoyed last years EXPO. This Saturday visit and learn more about your community (and win stuff). CARSTAR of Rockford is giving away a 37-inch television. Rockford Dry Dock will have some samples of different foods they sell. Nugent Builders can tell you about the good reasons to invest in improving your home now. Four people will win $500 in cash. [...]

‘At This Point Nothing is Off the Table’

March 19, 2009 // 0 Comments

Residents ask tough questions about WWW properties Rockford City Manager Michael Young spoke to residents on Thursday, March 12 at City Hall about the future of the tannery property. Residents asked about saving jobs, seeking new, clean industry, and other possibilities for the Wolverine properties. Rockford City Manager Michael Young spoke to residents on Thursday, March [...]

Presidential Letters Go All the Way to the White House

March 19, 2009 // 0 Comments

Zach Juliena and Kameron Ford have a few things to say to President Obama. Their letters will be published in a book and presented to the President. Who wouldn’t like the chance to steer our highest elected official in the right direction for the United States? For two Meadow Ridge Elementary students, words to the country’s new president are to become a page [...]

Grattan Deaths Considered Suspicious

March 19, 2009 // 0 Comments

Sheriff Department investigating Kent County Sheriffs Department deputies reported Tuesday, March17, an investigation of the suspicious deaths of two individuals in Grattan Township. Two people were found dead in their residence at approximately 3:30 p.m. Investigators from the sheriff’s office were on the scene Tuesday afternoon and were in the process of obtaining [...]
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