Obituaries — June 17, 2010

Hayes  Mrs. Nadine Hayes, age 86, formerly of Rockford, passed away Wednesday, May 19, 2010. She worked for the Rockford Register newspaper and really loved her job; she also worked in the tannery office of Wolverine World Wide, retiring in 1985. Nadine was a member of the Rockford Historical Society, the American Legion Merritt Lamb […]

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Dennis Smith joins race for 73rd District state representative

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“The past several years have been some of the toughest in our state’s history. People tell me they want fresh bold thinking and a return to the conservative principles of less government, less taxes, a stable economy, and jobs growth,” says Dennis Smith of Cannon Township, who has joined the race to become the 73rd […]

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YMCA offers new team-building challenge course

The Wolverine World Wide Family YMCA invites community members to attend the grand opening and open house for the new team-building challenge course. This event will be Wed., June 23 with the grand opening from 9 to 10 a.m. and the open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The new challenge course is a […]

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Letters to the Editor — June 17, 2010

Dog issue raised by reader Dear Editor, While shopping at the Rockford farm market Saturday, I had to get out of the way of a man with a large Doberman on a leash. The dog was huge and must have weighed over 120 pounds. I reported it to a police officer on site only to […]

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Rockford resident wins free window cleaning

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Darolyn Mogg and her husband Brian filled out many giveaway slips at the Rockford Community Expo last March, never expecting to actually win anything. Then they received an e-mail from Brad Carey of Brad’s Window Cleaning, telling them they had won an interior/exterior window cleaning package with an estimated prize value of over $250. “I […]

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