BridgeWay sponsors free car wash

BridgeWay Community Church is sponsoring a totally free car wash on Saturday, August 15, in the D&W parking lot at Ten Mile Road in Rockford from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. “Everyone is welcome to join us for our free car wash. This is just our way of giving back to the community for all […]

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Ambulance team thanked for lifesaving efforts

  Angela Dykes lost seven weeks of memory when she was involved in a head-on crash on M-57 near Ramsdell Road on January 22, 2008. She remembers to be thankful for her life, however, and those who came to her aid that day. On Monday, August 3, Dykes took the time to thank paramedics from […]

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Military News – August 6, 2009

Wilkinson graduates from basic training   Air Force Airman Trevor T. Wilkinson recently graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who […]

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Reds celebrates third anniversary with big thank-you to West Michigan

When it comes to clichés, food is often a common subject matter. “The proof is in the pudding… the cream rises to the top… fine as wine… taken with a grain of salt… that’s icing on the cake…” Fortunately for West Michigan, and specifically Rockford residents, many of these sayings ring particularly true with respect […]

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Birthdays – August 8-14

8th Paul Blakeslee, Pam Bylsma, Chuck Dubois, Mary Ann Ziomkowski   9th Pauletta Benedict, Lucas Western   10th Avis Baird, John Danielski, Jeremiah Eckert, Michael Heintz, Loren Welch   11th Rachael Hone, Claire Polasek, James Preston   13th Art Kronemeyer, Polly Von Eschen   14th Audrey Cavner, Frank Furman, Katie Mawby

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