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Tax Attic

March 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

I believe it’s time for me to write an article concerning the coming May 5 vote on Proposal 1. Whether or not to pay some tax and fix our roads is the question that will be answered on May 5. There are plenty of organizations promoting the negatives of the proposal. They are right in that there are a few big negatives. However, there are also quite a few off-setting [...]

Rockford Area Historical Society News and Updates

March 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

Terry Konkle – President Last week’s column mentioned the importance of volunteers and wondering if there should be a day set aside to honor them each year. I received an e-mail from Marlene Moulton which directed me to a website dealing with National Volunteer Week. This year it occurs from April 12-18 with the thought being that people should use that week to [...]

Rockford Area Historical Society News and Updates

February 19, 2015 // 0 Comments

Terry Konkle – President One great source to gather information on what was happening in the Rockford school system is the newspapers put out by the students over the years. The earliest ones were called “Rockford Rocket”. Recently, I used two of the papers in researching some aspects of the school’s athletic history, but I also found other information that I [...]
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