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Gerald R. Ford International Airport Undergoing Runway Reconstruction

June 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

Construction on one of the Gerald R. Ford International Airport’s (GFIA) three runways will begin on June 22nd, but will not impact airport operations. Runway 8L/26R is an east-west runway just north of the airport terminal building with a primary purpose of accommodating smaller general aviation and flight training activity. The reconstruction project is to replace the [...]

Founder of Grand Rapids-based AppleTree Early Care and Preschool and Gilden Woods Early Care and Preschool named EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® for Michigan and Northwest Ohio

June 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

AppleTree Early Care and Preschool and Gilden Woods Early Care and Preschool announced today that Founder and CEO, Bridgett Tubbs-Carlon, has been named EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2015 for the Education and Training Category in the Michigan and Northwest Ohio region. The company operates AppleTree Early Care and Preschools in: Grand Rapids, East Lansing, Grandville, [...]

Rockford resident has “bear scare” on her deck

June 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

A resident of the area of big Myers Lake had a fright the night of Sunday, June 7, and in retrospect says her visitor was quite cute. At 11:40 p.m. the woman, who didn’t want to be named, said she heard a sound outside her back door. “Usually I turn on the light and look through the glass of the door,” she said. For some reason, this time she stepped to steps [...]

Geocaching brings people together

June 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

‘Free Since 1871’ is popular in the summer Ethan Haack and Braden Deyman   What a small world! The Squire has a little geocache located on our property and all summer long we enjoy watching people try to find it. On Friday, June 19 we watched Ethan Haack and Braden Deyman searching for it. When chatting with them, we learned Haack works in Rockford as a chef at [...]
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