Cannon Township awarded $74,464 Recovery and Reinvestment grant

On January 25, Governor Jennifer M. Granholm announced that the Michigan Department of Energy, Labor and Economic Growth (DELEG) had awarded $17.4 million in grants to 125 cities, villages, townships and counties throughout Michigan to support local energy efficiency projects. The state Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grants (EECBG) are funded through the American Recovery […]

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Rockford gymnasts take 10th in state finals

by JANE NOFFSINGER For the second year in a row, Rockford High School welcomed the best of both Division I and Division II high school gymnasts to participate in the state championships. Over 60 teams competed for the honor of participating at the state level. March 12 brought 12 teams and two days of fierce competition […]

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Rockford Rebels 12u looking for players

The Rockford Rebels 12u baseball team is looking for two players to fill its roster.  Our season includes GRABL games, 10 weekend tournaments in West Michigan, and a week-long tournament in August in Cooperstown, NY.  Call Coach Steve Ramsay at (616) 866-9025 to arrange an individual tryout.

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Rockford inline hockey teams move forward in playoff competition

Rockford inline hockey’s orange team finishes the season with back-to-back wins, continuing their playoff efforts.

Both Rockford inline hockey teams continue on in the playoff efforts. All remaining playoff games promise to be exciting, and these two Rockford teams are in the thick of it. Rockford’s white team has had a challenging 2009-1010 season, but are not going down without a fight. In their latest game with the top seeded […]

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Squirt hockey team meets Kocur

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Members of the Rockford Squirt hockey team get a thrill at a recent tournament in Traverse City. They got to meet former Redwing tough guy Joey Kocur and get a few pictures taken with one of the great “bruise brothers.” Pictured are (front, l–r) Camryn Gabriel, Sadie Smyth, Jonathon King, Tucker Hendrie, Austin Czarnopys, and […]

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