Science professors for a day at Valley View in Camp Science

By Cassaundra Bell With the end of the year approaching, it’s hard to imagine that a fifth grade student would willingly give up multiple recess breaks. However, that’s exactly what a group of 5th graders at Valley View Elementary have done, in order to become science professors for a day in Camp Science. “You have […]

Comments on “Part of Rockford’s Charm due to hydraulic fracturing”

That scene as pictured in the May 2 issue of the Squire was pretty well reframed by the L.T.E. “Fractured charm” in the May 16 issue. The May 2 story is largely a shallow history of the oil and gas extraction in Michigan from its very beginning most of this history is before and without […]

Occupy Pando Event this coming Saturday, December 29, 2012

Occupy Pando, a “throwback half-pipe contest”, will take over the slopes of Pando Winter Sports Park on Saturday, December 29, 2012.  The event, as described by event coordinator Zeppelin Zeerip, will “take influences from 1980’s half-pipe contests and combine them with modern elements to create something truly unique. A contest unlike any other.”  In addition […]

Lady Ram Harriers Stumble at Jamboree, Get Back Up at Portage

The OK Red Conference Jamboree 2 Cross Country meet 
was held at Rockford East Middle School. Girls in the photo left to right are Colleen Conroy, Maja Hill, Paige Parker. 

The Lady Rams XC Team had a down up week over the past five days. On Tuesday they suffered a third place finish out of six teams at the OK Red Conference Jamboree when they lost to 10th ranked Hudsonville and 7th ranked Grandville. Then on Saturday they turned in a Runner-Up effort at the […]

Rockford man is fourth best bowler in greater Grand Rapids

Rockford Lanes congratulates Robby Schmock for bowling an 877 series on their Monday Night Mixed League. Robby now has the 4th highest series in the Greater Grand Rapids USBC next to Scott Browneye with an 890 at Chez Ami, Jeff Woodman. With an 889 at Westgate and Rich Vargo with an 878 at Fairlanes. Robby, […]