What’s Cookin’ – May 28, 2009

Cheers to the Spears by JEANNE BRIGGS They’re long, green and their tips are packed with fresh flavor. That’s right, it’s asparagus season! Many people view these scrumptious spears as difficult to prepare, and reserve them for special occasions. This nutritious veggie cooks remarkably fast, so your family can raise a fork and say, “Cheers […]

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Classifieds – May 28, 2009

HELP WANTED LOOKING FOR TEAM PLAYERS. Will train. Flexible hours. Write your own paycheck. Call Lew Boersma, Coldwell Banker AJS-Schmidt/Rockford Office, (616) 866-4434.      b23 ______________________ Stites Eye Care in Rockford is looking for a personable, outgoing part-time optical assistant to compliment our great team. Drop off resumes to our office at 6840 Northway Drive in […]

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Rockford student-athletes announce college commitments

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In the four years since the Rockford High School graduating class of 2009 began their high school athletic career, Rockford has earned 31 OK Red conference championships, 20 district championships, eight state championships and many, many individual all-state achievements. Rockford’s Athletic Director Tim Erickson spoke before a crowd-including print and television news crews-on the achievements […]

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Bald Eagles Nesting

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Reader Bob Mackie sent in this beautiful shot of the American bald eagles nesting in Rockford. Several other readers have sent in wonderful pictures, but we don’t have room here to print them all. Visit online at rockfordsquire.com to see other reader photos. Share your pictures with Rockford by emailing squiremail@aol.com.   Reader Michele Longfield […]

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Rockford Rebels announce Player of the Week

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Seth Stephens was recently named Player of the Week for the Rockford Rebels 12U baseball team for the week ending May 17, 2009. Stephens recently pitched four innings in a game against a good Diamonds team. He gave up one run, two hits, walked four, and struck out six in four innings pitched.

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