Carlson awarded Goldwater Scholarship

Rebecca Carlson, a Rockford graduate and student at Michigan State University has been awarded the Goldwater Scholarship. The Goldwater Scholars are selected on the basis of academic merit from a field of 1,206 mathematics, science, and engineering students who are nominated by the faculties of colleges and universities nationwide. One hundred forty-five of the Scholars […]

David A. Lund

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Advisor David A. Lund of Rockford, MI., was recently recognized on the 2015 Financial Times “Top 400 Financial Advisors” list.  Lund’s recognition on this list is an industry honor and acknowledgment of his accomplishments. Lund also made the list in 2014.   In compiling the list the Financial Times takes into […]

Cannon Township announces Planning Commissioner opening

The Cannon Township Planning Commission has an opening for a Planning Commissioner. The Planning Commission is responsible for development and implementation of the township’s Master Plan and Zoning Ordinance. It is through the implementation of the Master Plan that the community addresses issues brought on by land development within the township. The Planning Commission is […]

What’s “bugging” you in our streams?

In many cases we think bugs are a nuisance, but bugs in a stream can be very useful. Stream insects are a good measure of water quality. Unlike fish, stream insects cannot move around much so they are less able to escape the effects of sediment and other pollutants that diminish water quality. Stream insects […]

Local teams celebrate National Robotics Week

Robotics 1 - KDL

Visitors to the Kent District Library’s (KDL) Plainfield location were treated to a robotics demonstration in celebration of National Robotics Week 2015 on April 7.   Members of the First Lego League (FLL) Tornado Chasers were joined by their high school mentors, That ONE Team, to promote robotics awareness in our community. Each year Robotics Week […]