DeVries-Camiller Michele Shane DeVries, mother of the bride, announces the upcoming wedding of Candace Michele Shane to Joshua Stephen Camiller. The bride is the daughter of Michele and Kenyon Leo Shane, both of Rockford. Candace is a 2010 graduate of Rockford High School and a 2015 graduate of Ferris High School. She is employed by […]

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You are so smart’ is a bad thing to say


Mindsets affect ability to bounce back after challenges and setbacks Rotary guest Hans Schroder, son of Rotarian past president Rick Schroder, spoke to the group recently on studies he is involved with regarding mindsets, or beliefs that people hold about how much they can change their own attributes, like intelligence and personality. Schroder is currently […]

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Mr. Gordon Le Roy Herrington of Cannonsburg, Michigan, age 86,

Aculate Reverend Mr. Kenneth Melvin Baldwin, age 60, entered into eternal life January 29, 2015 after a courageous battle with ALS. He is survived by his loving wife of 34 years, Prisilla (Ricciotti), children Kenny (Maria) Baldwin, Lena (Wessam) Mekhael, Bob (Jenna) Baldwin, John (Marie) Baldwin, Bryan, Jeffrey, and Patrick Baldwin, six grandchildren Kenny, Marianne, […]

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More about Beekeeping!

The more bees, the more fruit and honey! The Izaak Walton League will be hosting a Beekeeping program on Saturday, Feb. 21, from 2:00 to 3:30. Jamie Sansone from the Aquinas College Beekeeping Club will be leading the presentation, with time for questions and discussion about the basics and newer methods. As honeybee populations ran […]

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Local students graduate from WMU

Western Michigan University has announced the December graduations of students from Rockford and Belmont. From Belmont, Elizabeth Grace Bell earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Student Integrated Curriculum. Jessica Marie Mooney graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Organizational Communications. Alexis Nicole Tuffs received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accoutancy. Nathan A. […]

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