Letters to the Editor—April 22, 2010

Reader disagrees with Farmer’s Market dog decision Dear Mr. Young, I am writing this letter to express my strong disappointment in the City Council’s irresponsibility by deciding to allow dogs to be present at the weekly Farmer’s Market. In making their decision, City Council has potentially sacrificed the safety of many citizens, as well as […]

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Unbelievable two-story cottage built inside DeVos Place

Marie and Dave Hodges of North

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL  Four years ago, seeking to downsize our living space and simplify our lives, we had a new home built with some 500-square-foot less of finished living area than that of the large condo we previously owned. Yes, we chose to return to a private residence and all of the personal […]

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Rockford donors reach gallon levels at local blood drive

If you see any of the following residents, you may want to thank them for their donations. Maybe they will save the life of someone you love. At the recent Michigan Community Blood Drive held at the Rockford Community Cabin, the following people reached new gallon levels of donations. They are Karen Albano with three […]

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El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros celebrations held at KDL

Celebrate Día de los Niños/Día los Libros (Children’s Day/Book Day) with Kent District Library. Children of all ages are invited to come enjoy traditional Mexican crafts, music and other activities. Celebrations will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 4, at the Krause Memorial Library in Rockford. Children’s Day/Book Day, founded by author Pat […]

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Rockford annual golf outing to be held May 7

The Rockford Chamber of Commerce (RCC) is proud to present its 15th Annual Community Golf Outing on Friday, May 7. The Chamber is happy to showcase another member for this annual event, with this year’s outing taking place on the rolling links of Boulder Creek Golf Club. The golf club has been an honored RCC […]

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