Squire takes a trip to France for couple’s 40th anniversary

Brian and Mary Macomber of Plainfield Township recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with a trip to France and brought their local paper along. They are pictured here with the Squire in front of the Louvre Museum Pyramid in Paris, France. The Macomber’s enjoyed a two-week trip for their celebration.  

Family takes Squire on Make-A-Wish trip


The Landback family brought their local paper with them to the Give Kids the World resort in Orlando, Florida with their niece, Kaite, on a trip provided by the Make-A-Wish Foundation. “We are at the ice cream parlor, open at 7:45 a.m. because “kids should have ice cream for breakfast! (One of their mottos).” Michelle […]

Squire visits biggest balloon fest on planet


Rockford resident Dianna Robach very kindly took her local paper along on a special trip. She reports, “I was at the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta and brought along the best newspaper in town – The Rockford Squire!  The Balloon Fiesta is a nine-day event and is the biggest and best gathering of balloons anywhere on […]

Squire travels to New Zeeland

Casey and Sue Kalee, celebrating their 45th wedding anniversary, took their Squire along on a trip to New Zeeland. The two enjoyed visiting their son Joe while there. Pictured are Casey and Sue at the Franz Joseph Glacier on New Zeeland's west coast on October 5. "It's a beautiful country!" they stated.

Squire makes it to the top of the mountain—in duplicate


Lynn Blakeslee and friends took their local paper on a recent trip up Mt. Washington on the Appalachia Trail. “We spent four days hiking and three nights staying in huts on the trail,” she said. “When we reached the high point we discovered we both had prepared for the same idea of checking out what […]