Kate Rohrer donated 8 inches of her hair for kids with cancer on May 15th at Bangz in Rockford. Kate is in 1st grade at Lakes Elementary and is 6 years old. Proud parents are Conrad and Rebecca.
Seven RHS seniors participated in Rockford Rotary Club’s STRIVE program. During their senior year they have a Rotarian mentor that connects with them weekly. “Since the program was started in September 2006, 100% of the STRIVE students that finished the mentorship program graduated. Another common result of being in the program is an increase in grade […]
Surprise donation will allow accessible playground By BETH ALTENA When Tony Comden, Director of the West Michigan Miracle League, spoke to the members of the board of directors of the West Michigan Sports Complex, he was asking them to give up considerable space in the new baseball complex planned for property off Ten Mile in […]
On Wednesday, May 15, The Rockford Lions proudly watched how their funding helped make it possible for six physically challenged children to wield golden shovels in breaking ground for Rockford’s new Nate Hurwitz Miracle League Baseball Field. Now children with disabilities will have their own venue and league allowing them to enjoy playing America’s game of baseball. A […]
Terry Konkle – President For many years Kathy Cornwell was very active as the volunteer leader of our Rockford Area Museum. She was the director for some time and then the curator for awhile. Health issues slowed her down in recent years, but last week she called to give me some information concerning Russell’s Café. […]