Rotarians, students team up for success

2015 STRIVE Group

Rockford Rotary is in its eighth year of a mentoring program at Rockford High School. The program is called STRIVE (Students Taking Renewed Interest in the Value of Education) and it links Rockford Rotarians and Friends of Rotary with high school seniors who are completing their graduation requirements with the goal of inspiring them with […]

Rams only challenge was the wind

  The Rams ran wild in Traverse City on Friday, May 8th. The Rams took control of the game at kick off and never looked back! 13 trys were scored by multiple Ruggers! Starting off the action was N. Murray. The Rams only challenge was the wind. Conversion kicks in the first half were almost […]

Eighty degrees to five in one long drive, continued

  By BETH ALTENA   Time sure flies. Plus there has been a ton of news in our lovely city, filling up the Squire pages since the first of the year. Your editor wrote about a short vacation that started the day after Christmas 2014 and took us on an interesting road trip. We enjoy […]

Home born of lumber-era riches hits market, represents vanished Englishville


Few tangible remains represent once bustling community   By BETH ALTENA   An illiterate Londoner escaping bad business in his hometown changed his name on the long passage by boat to America, struck out from New York ports to cross the wilds of untamed early United States to settle in Sparta, Michigan and eventually control […]

Cannon Township will be hosting their annual Waterfest event at Townsend Park

  Cannon Township will be hosting their annual Waterfest event at Townsend Park (8280 6 Mile Rd Cannonsburg) on Saturday, April 25, 2015, from 8:00am-12:00pm. A pancake breakfast will be hosted by the Cannonsburg Village Christmas Light Committee at 8:00 a.m. The Cannon Township Historical Society will be selling baked goods. The feature event this […]