Birthdays – August 8-14

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8th Paul Blakeslee, Pam Bylsma, Chuck Dubois, Mary Ann Ziomkowski   9th Pauletta Benedict, Lucas Western   10th Avis Baird, John Danielski, Jeremiah Eckert, Michael Heintz, Loren Welch   11th Rachael Hone, Claire Polasek, James Preston   13th Art Kronemeyer, Polly Von Eschen   14th Audrey Cavner, Frank Furman, Katie [...]

Main Street by Roger Allen publisher – August 6 2009

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  Roger Allen, publisher. Health Care Insurance The debate over health care and who pays for it boggles the mind. It’s pretty well agreed that our system needs an overhaul and the future could be worse. The U.S. is the only developed country that has no comprehensive health insurance for its people. Not only that, we have the most expensive medical care prices in [...]

The Tax Attic with Jerry Coon – August 6, 2009

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  Jerry Coon, Enrolled Agent Should the government be in charge of our health care? I think it’s time that we discuss the new health care reform initiative that is working its way through Congress. Most of us will agree that our health care system has problems, and those problems have to be addressed. Most of us will agree also that our health care system really has no [...]

Road rage causes rollover on 131

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by MITCH HARVATIN Road rage contributed to a rollover accident on U.S.-131 south of 12 Mile Road on Friday, July 31 around 2:17 p.m., according to a Michigan State Police report. “They threw two McDonald cups at me,” said Bruce Huntley of Grandville, driver of the vehicle that rolled. Huntley said “I couldn’t see, and that’s when I hit them.” He said that one [...]

Krause Memorial Library participates in Park & Read Program

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Pick up a free park pass at any Kent District Library branch The Kent District Library (KDL) is participating in the Park & Read Program through the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Park and Recreation and the Library of Michigan. KDL cardholders can visit any of the 18 branch locations—including Krause Memorial Library, 140 E. Bridge St., Rockford—to [...]
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