Kids Food Basket benefits from Rockford Scouts

November 5, 2009 // 0 Comments

WORTHWHILE RAINY DAY ENDEAVOR—Cub Scouts (l–r) Evan Coberly, Ethan Cowelbeck and Torin Cerasoli work on filling their apple basket. “Be prepared and do a good turn daily” were Scout attributes recently displayed by the Cub Scouts from Pack 3285 at Crestwood Elementary School. While on their community service apple-picking trip to DK Orchards, the Scouts were [...]

Halloween Magic

November 5, 2009 // 0 Comments

Rockford magician Russ Niedzwiecki created this Halloween costume. He was one of the winners at the American Legion Halloween party this year. That’s his own leg in [...]

2009 Ultimate Turkey Bowl to benefit God’s Kitchen North

November 5, 2009 // 0 Comments

On Wednesday, Nov. 25, two events will take place: one based upon social networking and the other based upon helping Rockford families who have fallen on tough times. The latter is the 2009 Ultimate Turkey Bowl to benefit God’s Kitchen North, which will take place from 7 to 11 p.m., at The Score Restaurant and Sports Bar, 5301 Northland Drive NE, Grand Rapids. [...]

Letters to the Editor — November 5, 2009

November 5, 2009 // 0 Comments

A lesson to learn Dear Editor, Some people want a right to guaranteed health insurance, and the right to choose poor diets, and take a nap at the mention of the word exercise. The more we emulate foreign countries by putting our hope in centralized government by asking it to take care of us, and the less we rely on the private enterprise system, the more we will be like [...]

RCS initiates Home School Partnership program

November 5, 2009 // 0 Comments

Rockford Christian School (RCS) recently initiated a community outreach program for home-schooled children in kindergarten up to eighth grade. The Home School Partnership program provides options for families who need help with advanced subjects or those that require specialized training or materials. One Partnership student recently said, “I like the science [...]
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