Rockford resident has “bear scare” on her deck

June 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

A resident of the area of big Myers Lake had a fright the night of Sunday, June 7, and in retrospect says her visitor was quite cute. At 11:40 p.m. the woman, who didn’t want to be named, said she heard a sound outside her back door. “Usually I turn on the light and look through the glass of the door,” she said. For some reason, this time she stepped to steps [...]

Geocaching brings people together

June 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

‘Free Since 1871’ is popular in the summer Ethan Haack and Braden Deyman   What a small world! The Squire has a little geocache located on our property and all summer long we enjoy watching people try to find it. On Friday, June 19 we watched Ethan Haack and Braden Deyman searching for it. When chatting with them, we learned Haack works in Rockford as a chef at [...]

The Literacy Center of West Michigan needs volunteer tutors

June 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

The Literacy Center of West Michigan has scheduled an information session on Wednesday, July 1, 2015, for prospective volunteer tutors. This session is held at 10 a.m. and lasts one hour. It allows persons interested in becoming volunteer tutors to find out more about the center and its literacy programs. At the end of the session, there will be an opportunity to sign up [...]

Canine Flu Spreading in Michigan

June 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

How to Curb the Contagion The Canine Influenza has been spreading throughout the continental United States, including Michigan, so the American Veterinary Medical Association(AVMA) has some information and tips to help dog owners better understand the virus. “What we need to keep in mind is that humans can physically transmit the virus – which can stay on our [...]
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