Fred Meijer ups ante in support of trail

GIFT—Handing over a gift from one who is “Pure Michigan,” Fred Meijer, are (l–r) Meijer Foundation officials Rob VerHeulen and Mike Julien, along with DNR Parks and Recreation staffers Paul Yauk (planning division), Vicky Anthes (chief of the planning division), and Mary Nardo (manager of the planning unit for parks statewide).

                        by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL For maybe the second time in his life, Dave Heyboer, chairman of the Friends of the Fred Meijer White Pine Trail (Friends), was struck speechless. It was Thursday, August 7, and Heyboer had just been presented a check […]

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Rudy Kazoody’s announce winner

Anna Hodsdon, a second-grader at Crestwood Elementary School, is the winner of the candy basket from last month's drawing at Rudy Kazoody's. This month, guess how many Gummy Bears![Continue reading…]

Classifieds – September 17, 2009

HELP WANTED Activity Assistant for clerical and activity needs at Bishop Hills. 10 hours/week, usually Wednesday and Friday, 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. $7.40/hour. Call (616) 866-2002.      b38 ______________________ WANTED: Acoustic bass player for gospel group. (616) 696-1246.      p38cp ______________________ FOR SALE Antique desk with hutch, cubby holes, shelves, doors, beautiful condition. Dated late 1800s. […]

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Puzzle through clues and win $1,000 in free gas


  Annual treasure hunt begins Tuesday Don’t ask Carl Stites’ wife where the Cannon Coin is. He said she can’t keep a secret and is the last person he’d tell. We should all know how she feels. Each year of the Cannon Area Business Association (CABA) treasure hunt, Carl Stites of Stites Eye Care is […]

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Ric’s Food Center wins customers through service, prices

                          Lack of action on development not ‘part and parcel’ to store Ric’s Food Center Store Director Dave Brickner wonders if rumors over the ongoing lack of action in the Cannon Town Center development might be costing the store customers. He said the […]

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