Summer lemonade stand

August 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

First cousins Lily Korhorn and Jonathan Perry recently set up a lemonade stand on the corner of Summit Ave. and 13 Mile Rd. At only 50 cents cup, Lily and Jonathan were raising money to buy school supplies for the upcoming 2015-2016 school year. Jonathan was adamant that he was in charge of handling the money, while Lily was strictly in charge of pouring the lemonade and [...]

Its all about the music

August 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

There is nothing like going to the Garden Park in Rockford on a Thursday night for the Open Mic by the Dam. What a beautiful setting too! I have been a faithful attendee for all 12 nights starting June 4 and ending August 20. They announced on August 13, that Julie (not related) & Roger were special guests tonight, neither one of us are musicians…just the love of [...]

Tax Attic

August 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

The Rockford community and the world of Rotary lost two long-time members that I knew personally this summer.   Last month, Bob Boyer passed away. This month, Al Kraker also passed away. Both of these gentlemen were in their 90’s and were great contributors to the Rockford community. Bob was an educator/principal in the Rockford Public School system. Those who were [...]

Managing Your School Lunch!

August 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

By John Henry, Director of Food Service Rockford Public Schools recently added a new school lunch payment system for paying and controlling school meal accounts. This new system, from a company called Meal Magic Corporation, allows parents direct control in managing their child’s account. Through a user-friendly link on our website called SendMoneytoSchool.com, parents [...]
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