Holiday Cooking with Deanna House

October 29, 2009 // 0 Comments

Beware of flying spatulas! Your ticket to Deanna House’s annual Holiday Cooking show in Rockford doesn’t come with a disclaimer, but maybe it should. House warms up the crowd by throwing out “prizes”-maybe a spatula, a package of napkins or even a pot holder. Deanna House has given presentations in Rockford for 16 years and says that “this crowd is unusually [...]

Rockford Rotary begins annual Citrus Fruit and Nut Sale

October 29, 2009 // 0 Comments

Leaders of the Rockford Rotary are excited to announce the kick-off of this year’s fruit and nut sale. For over 30 years area residents have looked forward to the club’s annual sale of fresh picked, tree ripened, Indian River oranges and grapefruit. Delivery this year will be December seventh. Rotary members are contacting friends and neighbors for orders as this [...]

Wolverine Skyhawks present flight night for Scouts

October 29, 2009 // 0 Comments

  ACTION—Jerry Hough prepares his 540 Edge for flight as Scouts (l-r) Sean McLellan, Jake Carlson, Nate Triesenberg, Ethan Cowlbeck, Jack Montroy and Ian Henschell watch. Members of Cub Scout Pack 3285 were treated to a special flight program at their October Pack meeting. In keeping with their theme of the night, Take Flight, the Wolverine Skyhawks remote aircraft [...]

B-93 Roofsit Concert for Kids

October 29, 2009 // 0 Comments

The second annual B-93 Roofsit Concert for Kids will be held at the Van Andel Arena on Sunday, November 1, 2009 at 7 p.m. The headlining act will be Country Star Dierks Bentley. The opening acts are Garry Allen and Josh Thompson. Tickets are on sale now at Ticketmaster fo $22.50, $32.50 and $42.50. In the week leading up to the concert B-93 Radio will produce five free [...]

Fred Meijer: Stories of His Life

October 29, 2009 // 0 Comments

Book signing event Wednesday, Nov. 11 at 7 p.m. Meet the authors and special guest, Fred Meijer at the Rockford North Middle School Auditorium, 397 E. Division (Ten Mile Rd.). In this book Bill Smith and Larry ten Harmsel offer an engaging glimpse into the life of Fred Meijer (b. 1919), a prominent retailer whose Grand Rapids based company has grown from one local store [...]
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