Rockford Rotary welcomes new members

November 5, 2009 // 0 Comments

Rotarian Pete Kruer gives new Rotarian Don Kurylowicz a warm welcome. Rockford Rotary is a service organization that meets weekly at the Rockford Community Cabin, 220 N. Monroe Street, Tuesdays at noon. Business people who are interested in finding out more about the club are always welcome to [...]

Rockford defeats East Kentwood in first game of playoffs

November 5, 2009 // 0 Comments

Ryan Darby (#2) rushes hard to get a Rockford first down. Photo by TOM SCOTT  by BECKY ERSTE-HOLMBERG Amidst the rain, Halloween Eve started out slowly for the Rockford Rams. Right from the get-go, the East Kentwood Falcons went up 6-0 but missed their extra point. On Rockford’s first possession, Ryan Darby ran 9 yards, and Joe Johnson finished for a first down and [...]

Woman killed by trailer disconnected from van

November 5, 2009 // 0 Comments

A trailer came loose from the vehicle towing it, became airborn and went over a car before striking the next car and killing the driver. Photo courtesy of The Grand Rapids Press. A Grattan Township woman was pronounced dead at the scene of an accident on Ten Mile Road on Wednesday, October 28. Forty-six-year-old Toni Hall died when a trailer which appeared homemade came [...]

Rockford Court to close doors Monday

November 5, 2009 // 0 Comments

Monday, November 9 will be the last day to conduct business at the Rockford office of 63rd District Court. The court is closing its doors to move operations to the new court house at 1950 East Beltline beginning Monday, November 6. “This is a really bad economy to throw around eight million dollars,” said Judge Steve Servaas, who has fought the move. He said there is [...]
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