REF concert tickets a great Christmas gift

November 18, 2009 // 0 Comments

A CAST FROM AN EARLIER SECOND CITY TIME—do you recognize anyone? Photo courtesy of DK/NY by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL Rockford Education Foundation (REF) Administrator Sue Arend and the gang at REF have gone outside the box and done themselves one better. In annually producing a mid-winter fundraising show, which featured mostly musical acts, this season REF has instead [...]

Hair Taylors donates service to NKSC

November 18, 2009 // 0 Comments

CUT FOR A CAUSE—Dawn Roberts of Hair Taylors cuts and styles the hair of Barb Waskelis of Rockford. Waskelis donated her hair to Locks for Love. On Tuesday, Oct. 20, stylists from Hair Taylors (Northland Drive at 15 Mile Rd.) came to the North Kent Service Center and provided clients with free haircuts. Stylists Dawn, Scott and Susan provided their services to [...]

Main Street by Roger Allen, publisher

November 18, 2009 // 0 Comments

Roger Allen, publisher. Keep on Truckin’ If all the cars and all the trucks in America were on the road at once, we’d have a backup across the entire country. Your experiences on I-96 may lead you to think this has already happened. Trucks sometimes seem to outnumber the cars, although they don’t. In the U.S., 500 million passenger vehicles roll the roads, but only [...]

Bostwick Lake Church hosts bazaar for all seasons

November 18, 2009 // 0 Comments

This quilt is comprised of Michigan-related squares and will be raffled off on Saturday, Nov. 21 at Bostwick Lake Congregational Church. Juried craft show features quilt raffle A handmade, queen-size “Michigan” quilt and pillow made by women of Bostwick Lake Congregational Church is just one of many raffle items available at the church’s annual juried craft show [...]

Rockford’s court remembered

November 18, 2009 // 0 Comments

Although Judge Servaas has been prominent in the fight to keep the court in Rockford, the entire staff and the services the court provides to the northern district of the 63rd District Court will be a loss to the community. The personal and conveniently located court house closing marks a historic day. We thank the court and staff for the good work provided for so many [...]
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