Bailey promoted to U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officer

Matthew Bruce Bailey—a.k.a. Beetle Bailey—of Rockford and currently residing in Gavensvoort, N.Y., was recently promoted to Chief Petty Officer (CPO) in a pinning ceremony at Ballston Spa, N.Y. on September 16, 2009. Bailey graduated from Rockford High School in 1999 and left shortly after for eight weeks of basic training in Great Lakes, Ill. After […]

Birthdays — November 14–20

14th Bryce Hull, Joe Magnan, Catherine Anne Phillips, Lorraine Russell, Marie Spendow 16th Anna Bearinger, Aunt Norine Elkins 17th Kyle Orr 18th Kenneth Scott Alkema, Arlene Bowman, Steve Fisher, Rob Gulliver, Ellen Hansen Marlene Larson, Marxine Ward 19th Aaron Gulliver, Teresa L. Poddig, Myka Spoelma, Michael Thome 20th Emily Halliday

Engagements — November 5, 2009

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Laciura-Emiley Terrence and Linda Emiley of Rockford announce the engagement of their son, Peter Emiley, to Elizabeth Laciura. Elizabeth Laciura of Ann Arbor is the daughter of Philip and Ann Laciura of Grosse Pointe Farms, Mich. She is a 2002 graduate of Grosse Pointe South High School and 2006 graduate of the University of Michigan. She […]

Birthdays — November 7–13, 2009

7th Wendy Anderson, Tom TenBrink, Howard Ward 9th Dennis Trendt 10th Travis King, Karol Steinbach 11th Bill Brinkman 12th Bethel Trendt 13th Larry Harr, Nancy Krupp

Birthdays—October 31 – November 6

31st Fred Bartlett, Evelyn Brink. Audery Heintz, Judy Johnson, Eric Karloski, Gene VanPutten NOVEMBER 1st Pat DeGlopper, Amanda (Welch) Phipps, Nancy Simonis, Craig Williams 2nd Dennis Bandemer, Bob Clawson, Julia Laage 3rd Isabela Moyer, Royce Newman, Louise Nicewander 4th Karen TerKeurst, Jorge Rodriguez 5th Linda Laage, Don TerKeurst 6th Chip Chipman