Rams girls tennis wins regional tournament

Michaela and Mackenzie Young win the number three doubles against West Ottawa for the regional championship.

Rockford High School’s girls’ varsity tennis team capped its remarkable season last week by winning a regional tournament for perhaps the first time ever. “As far as I know, we’ve never won a regional championship,” Coach Tom Huizing said, “I’m extremely proud of my girls for how they played and how far they got. It […]

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Internet Safety

Grattan Academy learn internet safety.

Grattan Academy learn internet safety. Everyone loves ACE Hardware, but would you raise your children there? The answer is yes, apparently, for a robin who has, for the past three years, chosen one of the hanging baskets in the greenhouse as a nursery. According to employee Jim Tol, the bird picks a different type of […]

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Robin nest nursery

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Everyone loves ACE Hardware, but would you raise your children there? The answer is yes, apparently, for a robin who has, for the past three years, chosen one of the hanging baskets in the greenhouse as a nursery. According to employee Jim Tol, the bird picks a different type of basket each year and raises […]

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Eagles nesting in Rockford

Eagle tending it's young ones. Photo by Jorge Rodriguez

Rockford residents have the opportunity to see what most Americans never will-a breeding pair of bald eagles right here in our own community. People have been lining up with binoculars and cameras to see the magestic symbol of our nation caring for offspring. To see the eagles and their young, take Ten Mile Road east […]

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Garden planned for North Kent Service Center

The North Kent Community has again stepped up to the plate to “Help Our Neighbors in Need.” Merle Post of Post Farms has designated one acre of land to allow NKSC to plant a garden. With this project, we will be able to provide fresh vegetables to our clients this season. We are inviting the […]

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