A Message for You — November 5, 2009

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Help those in need by REV. HELEN H. COLLIN North Kent Presbyterian Church We’ve just had Halloween, which means that Thanksgiving is right around the corner. Christmas decorations and sale items have been in some stores for several weeks already. It is a wonderful, festive time of year, but not for everyone. For some, the holidays create stress on an already [...]

Rockford Rams Check Program a success

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Rockford Community Federal Credit Union donated a check for $500 to Rockford Public Schools for their participation in the Rockford Rams Check Program. The check was presented at a recent Rockford Rotary Club meeting, following a profound speech from Superintendent Dr. Michael Shibler on the desperate financial situation the Rockford school district is facing. The program [...]

‘On Wings of Valor’ coming soon

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Rogue River Community Theatre of Rockford, sponsored by Rockford Area Arts Commission, will be presenting “On Wings of Valor,” a two-act drama about the life of Joan of Arc. A 35-member cast will bring this true story to light with wonderful costumes and sets to enhance the experience. Pictured are Mike Jonkman as Friar Delancey and Kira Sanscrainte as Joan of Arc. [...]

How are you protecting yourself and your family from getting sick?

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“My family plans to get the flu shot and we’re more conscious about washing our hands. It’s terrifying in school. I imagine every high school student is going to get sick this season. It seems inevitable; we touch the same things.” —Shelby Denhof, Rockford     “I’m washing my hands, not shaking hands as often, staying out of crowds, and wiping shopping [...]

Rockford water polo qualifies for state tournament

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Kyle Peterson’s trademark tough defense earns him second team All Region honors. Photo by GORDON PETERSON Rockford claimed third place in the Michigan Water Polo Association (MWPA) West Region Championships on Halloween weekend, qualifying them to play for the state championship. The Rams are one of the final eight teams—four from each side of the state—who will [...]
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