Spring Break Saturday

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These 2 pictures are Jane George from Kimberly and Sarah Ables from the WAR CHEST Boutique with Patty Shear of Rockford who won the 2 night stay with meal vouchers to Little River Casino and Resort during the Spring Break Saturday event in downtown Rockford. The winner of the Go pro camera donated by the […]

MEIJER GARDENS EXPECTS NINE-MILLIONTH VISITOR TODAY

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., â March 25, 2015 â Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park prepares to welcome its nine-millionth guest today between 11 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. The organization has seen higher than average crowds this year. Meijer Gardens welcomed over 625,000 visitors in 2014, making it the most successful year on record. All media […]

Designated trout stream fishing licenses no longer required

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources reminds anglers of changes in pricing for fishing licenses. There is no longer a separate charge for certain types of fishing. Following is an outline of the new structure.   Michigan’s fishing licenses changed in 2014. The new structure creates a simpler, more fair and efficient license-buying process. The […]

Join Us for Barrels and Brews

What do rain barrels and a business making great beer have in common? Clean water for the Rogue River. A rain barrel is a system that collects and stores rainwater (stormwater) from your roof that would otherwise be lost to runoff and diverted to storm drains and streams. Stormwater is the leading source of water […]

The Rockford Women’s Water Polo team

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The Rockford Women’s Water Polo team had great competition the last week of March.   The first match of the week had the Rams playing the defending State Champions, Okemos High School. Okemos came into the match highly favored to win. Rockford, however, had no plans to make the night an easy victory. The Lady Rams […]