Spectrum Health’s Core Health Program honored with national award from the American Hospital Association

Spectrum Health’s Core Health Program has been selected to receive the 2013 American Hospital Association (AHA) NOVA Award®. The award honors AHA member hospitals and health care systems for effective, collaborative programs focused on community health status. Core Health, a part of Spectrum Health’s Healthier Communities, was one of five hospital-led programs selected nationally for […]

Michigan’s free mercury collection program continues through summer

The Environmental Quality Company has partnered with the State of Michigan and The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality to help facilitate the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Mercury Collection Project. The program’s mission is to address the long time issue of how to easily (and safely) collect and recycle mercury and is off to great to […]

The public is invited to Archery center groundbreaking

Algoma Township and the West Michigan Archery Center invite the public to the groundbreaking of an Olympic-style archery center on Monday, July 8 at 6 p.m. Parking will be at the new section of Wolven Avenue south of Ten Mile Road at Wolven. Join WMAC board members, local supporters, donors and project partners Algoma Township […]

Rockford Area Historical Society News & Update

Terry Konkle – President Progress continues on our new museum project. In the last couple of weeks we have completely emptied the “Burch Room” at the old museum and moved the contents to the research areas in the new building. A group of tireless volunteers did much of the work with “Two Men and A […]

Feeding the Hungry at North Kent Community Services

During the year, many parents are comforted knowing that their children are receiving hot and healthy meals at school each day thanks to government programs. What happens when the children come home for the summer? Parents who are working hard to make ends meet often have a difficult time providing needed food for their children. […]