Family Fun Day around the corner and along the Cannon trail

Scott Radford (L) and his father Chris (R) invite you to the Family Fun Day.

Poker walk, run, ride offers plenty of prizes The new Cannon Township nature trail offers lovely scenery, chances to watch wildlife, and some great views of a variety of habitats. On Saturday, April 18, from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. the trail and Cannon Township Hall will host more than just a beautiful, handicap-accessible setting […]

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Squire takes historic visit to Aberdeen, Scotland

The Squire in Aberdeen, Scotland

The Squire was lucky enough to tag along on a trip to Aberdeen, Scotland in mid-March. Nate Morris, who attends Butler University, and Carla Morris visit Sydney Morris, who attends Alma College. She is currently attending the University of Aberdeen for her semester abroad. Sydney is taking classes at King’s College which was founded in […]

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Newville – O’Dowd

Sasha Newville and Ryan O'Dowd

The parents of Sasha Newville and Ryan O’Dowd announce their engagement to be married. The couple will be united in marriage on July 18, 2009 at Kuyper College Chapel. The future bride is a 2006 graduate of Cedar Springs High School, and is employed by Metro Health. The future groom is a 2005 graduate of […]

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Enjoy the benefits of volunteering for your community

VSU volunteer Jim Herdegen.

The same holds true for any organization.  The Rockford community has a jewel in its volunteer police officers.  Situated in the heart of downtown Rockford, the Rockford Police Department Volunteer Service Unit (VSU) officers patrol our charming community searching for parking violations, sidewalks in disrepair or in need of shoveling, as well as patrolling trails […]

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Tradition continues at family business

Byrne Electric St. Patrick's Day breakfast/party.

Thirty nine years ago, to celebrate their Irish Heritage, Norm and Rosemary Byrne of Byrne Electric decided to do something nice for their employees on St. Patrick’s Day. They invited all of their employees for breakfast at their home. “They set it up in their basement. Everyone was invited,” said Mike Lomonaco, Customer Relationship Manager. […]

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