Classifieds — May 7, 2009

HELP WANTED Customer Service-immediate openings! Local Grand Rapids outlet for Michigan manufacturing company has immediate openings. No experience necessary, company will train. Also looking for Branch Manager trainee. All positions paid vacations and monthly bonuses. For one-on-one interview, call (616) 243-1250.      b19 ____________________ Friendly person wanted for customer service/sales job at The Rockford Squire newspaper. […]

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Squire Visits Jerusalem

Sandy and “Sos” Rowland

Sandy and “Sos” Rowland on Ben Yehuda Street in Jerusalem. They are there for a one month sabbatical with husband Larry Rowland who is the pastor of Rockford Baptist Church. Camera shy: Simeon and Larry Rowland.

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Curbside Service

pictured on left is Rockford resident Sherrie Coke buying pieces of Rockford history.

Coke was driving in town last Saturday morning when she spotted signs promoting the REF’s “TipToe through the Ted” sod sale. She hurried on over to the high school and purchased six rolls of sod and returned home to place them in her yard. The football turf looked so great she quickly returned to the […]

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Rockford man’s ‘humanly impossible’ task saving lives

“BROTHERS AND SISTERS IN CHRIST”—Dave Bowman (top left) brought his extended family to see the hospital he dreamed of and worked toward for nearly a decade.

by BETH ALTENA What did you do for spring break? One Rockford man and his family spent it in war-torn Sudan, Africa, seeing the result of ten years of passion, faith and miracles. Dave Bowman, with his wife, sons and daughter and their children, underwent a 24-hour trip to Sudan to see the dedication of […]

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Little to fear from asbestos, state says of Main Street demolition

by BETH ALTENA It probably wasn’t a good idea to stand and watch the demolition of a Main Street property said Bob Christmas of the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ), but it’s unlikely it was dangerous. Christmas said it was not determined yet whether there was asbestos in the house or in the siding, but […]

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