Letters to the Editor — October 21, 2010

Open letter from the family of David Vanderlaan I would like to take this opportunity to thank my community for the outpouring of kindness and support. I grew up in Rockford, and my husband and I decided it was the obvious best place to raise our children. Little did we know at that time the […]

Letter to the Editor

Granholm thanks Squire reporters Dear Cliff and Nancy, What a treat to read of your Mackinac Bridge walk experience. Thank you for sharing it with me and The Rockford Squire world! Michigan is lucky to have you! I hope your experience inspires others to do the walk. You both are the essence of Pure Michigan! […]

Letter to the Editor — September 30, 2010

“When the foundations are being destroyed, Where do we turn?”  “Are the foundations really being destroyed?” Nationally, I believe this is the case, but it certainly is true here in Michigan. Between 2000 and 2010, Michigan has lost over 900,000 manufacturing jobs, creating a domino effect of lost jobs in almost every other employment sector. […]

Letters to the Editor — September 16, 2010

Local man was a WWII Congressional Medal of Honor recipient Dear Editor, I enjoyed your issue that dealt with Rockord residents passed and present. I wondered why no mention was made of John Sjorgren. John was a WWII veteran who received a battlefield commission and the Congressional Medal of Honor. This is the highest honor a U.S. […]

Letters to the Editor — July 15, 2010

Cannon Township Trustee endorses MacGregor Editor, As most of you know there are nine Republican candidates campaigning for the State House in the 73rd District. This is a result of Tom Pearce being term limited. I am supporting Peter MacGregor for this position because of his nine years with the township government, three years as […]