Annual Art In The Park event scheduled for Saturday September 7

Crowds of art-lovers will once again line the banks of the Rogue River for the 2013 Art In The Park event from 9 am to 5 pm on Saturday, September 7, hosted by the Rockford Area Arts Commission. Under the white tent canopies, visitors will find original paintings, pottery, sculpture, photography, pastels, jewelry, glassware and […]

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Squire enjoys family trip to national icon

The Stone family brought their local paper along on a trip to Yellowstone National Park this summer. Pictured are Sam, 8, Ellie, 5, and Sean, 9, Stone. Thank you to the Stone family for this exciting glimpse at one of our great national parks. Send Squire vacation pictures to squiremail@aol.com or drop off at our […]

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Arts flourishing in Rockford area

The arts are enjoying a resurgence in the Rockford area. In addition to the upcoming Art in the Park event on September 7, art-lovers have much more to enjoy coming up in the next couple of weeks. First Friday Art Walk-Rockford will have new exhibits from Michigan artists in place for the First Friday of […]

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Because Rockford Cares

We’d like to say thank you to a community so full of love for their neighbors that you may feel like skimming right over this, because you’re so used to reading about these types of events in our town.  But we all may need a few reminders. By now you’re probably aware of the Pletzkes, […]

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Reader takes Squire to Istanbul

What a trip, what a photo! Our thanks to Brad Bukowski who sent this picture of his son Lars standing in front of the Blue Mosque in Istanbul, Turkey. We would love to talk with the family and report more to our readers about what must have been a fascinating trip! Send your pictures to […]

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