Wolverine Building Group “Takes Action” at Camp Roger

Camp Roger and Wolverine Building Group joined forces on April 26 to “Swing Into Spring,” to construct a rope swing for use by campers and visitors. In preparation for their 75th anniversary, Wolverine Building Group donated labor and materials to construct the rope swing. This project is Wolverine’s first official “Take Action Day,” an annual […]

Rockford Area Historical Society News & Update

Terry Konkle – President Our Rockford Area Historical Society meeting at the Community Cabin on Thursday, May 2, 2013 was once again well attended as about sixty people enjoyed the evening. Floyd Havemeier, owner of “Herman’s Boy”, was the featured speaker giving a history of the business. His presentation was well-received and was packed with […]

Northern Physical Therapy to Host Third Annual Women’s Health Event

Northern Physical Therapy will be hosting their third annual Women’s Health Educational Event at their Sparta clinic (31 Ida Red) on Thursday, May 16 from 5:30-7pm. The open house-style event, which coincides with Women’s Health Week, will feature wine and desserts, and guests are encouraged to bring a friend. Physical Therapists and Women’s Health Specialists […]

Camp Good Grief accepting applications

Hospice of Michigan is accepting applications for Camp Good Grief, a day camp designed to help children cope with the loss of a loved one. The free one-day camp is being held on Friday, June 14 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Camp Newaygo, located at 5333 Centerline Road in Newaygo. Children ages 8-17 […]

Wolverine donates to Historical Society

Wolverine Brand, the makers of authentic work boots, shoes and apparel, is making a donation to the Rockford Area Historical Society in addition to the gift from the Wolverine Worldwide Foundation of $25,000. Founded in 1883, Wolverine has a long history in the city. “Museums are a constant reminder of history,” said Carrie Hill, Wolverine […]