Classifieds – August 13, 2009

HELP WANTED Get paid for taking your GED with guaranteed job placement. Age limit of 35 years, physically fit and absolutely no criminal background. Serious inquires only. Call (616) 666-0690.      p33cp ______________________ Wanted: Receptionist for a busy holistic chiropractic office. Pay based on experience. Job duties include answering phone, collections, scheduling, filing, insurance verification. Please […]

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Divided Supreme Court rules for Servaas

A GOOD FIGHT—Rockford Judge Steve Servaas refused to sign a letter of resignation presented to him under threat of public humiliation.

‘JTC put the cart before the horse’ by BETH ALTENA “This court has no duty to accept, even in part, any Judicial Tenure Commission (JTC) “decision” because the JTC does not have the power to decide how and whether to discipline a judge…”< Those words summed up much of the majority opinion from the Michigan […]

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Plainfield Township sues State over water

‘This is truly a last resort’ Not fighting the state on this could cost Plainfield Township as much as $8 million, advised attorney Douglas Van Essen of Silver & Van Essen Litigation and Counseling. The Plainfield Township Board voted unanimously to enter into a lawsuit with the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) during its […]

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Celtic Fest to feature 20 acts in 12 hours

Event has ‘best music lineup ever’ Started in 1996, Celtic Festival in downtown Rockford continues to draw thousands, and this year—with what organizer Chris Murphy calls ‘the best music lineup ever’—is sure to be a crowd pleaser. On Saturday, August 8, Celtic festivities run from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. It is the only free […]

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Children receive free ID in Rockford

NO MORE INK—Fingerprint images are now taken with this digital device.

by MITCH HARVATIN The Kent County Sheriff’s Department (KCSD), Rockford Police/Ambulance, Cannon Township Fire Department and Greater Grand Rapids Safe Kids along with Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital participated in the Free Child ID program held at Rockford Christian School, 6060 Belding Rd., on Thursday, July 30, sponsored by the Rockford Masonic Lodge #246. One hundred […]

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