Community Services

The public is invited to Archery center groundbreaking

July 3, 2013 // 0 Comments

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 and Plainfield Township. The archery center [...]

Rockford Area Historical Society News & Update

June 28, 2013 // 0 Comments

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 Truck” transporting the heavier files along with some cabinets, a [...]

Feeding the Hungry at North Kent Community Services

June 28, 2013 // 0 Comments

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. North Kent Community Services (NKCS) [...]

Summer reading program at Belding Library

June 28, 2013 // 0 Comments

Monday, June 17, marked the official start of the Summer Reading Program at the Alvah N. Belding Memorial Library featuring stories, music and crafts. Children of all ages were treated to a special surprise visit from Fire Chief Greg Moore and his fire engine from the Belding Fire Department, and Officer Marce Cooper and her patrol car from the Belding Police Department. [...]

Local companies give back to veteran with free car

June 28, 2013 // 0 Comments

“She worked hard and got a job, she earned her degree, she went back and earned her master’s degree.” Richard Mcdonald, Heath Care for Homeless Veterans counselor, was speaking of Elaine, a former Marine Corps servicewoman who received a very special thank you at the Rockford American Legion post on Wednesday, June 12. Mcdonald said Elaine came to him asking him if [...]
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