Masonic Lodge joins American Legion to feed hungry locally

November 11, 2010 // 0 Comments

Committed to making life better in their community, the Rockford Masonic Lodge presented $1,350 to the Rockford American Legion Post, in support of the Post’s Operation Cornucopia. Members of the Rockford Masonic Lodge present a check for $1,350 to Clyde Sinclair, Commander of Rockford American Legion Post 102, in support of Operation Cornucopia. The American Legion [...]

Introducing the first RHS Hall of Fame inductees

November 11, 2010 // 0 Comments

J. Brett Grill 1997 RHS graduate Brett Grill studied figurative sculpture at the University of Michigan following his 1997 graduation from Rockford High School. There he earned a bachelor of fine arts degree in 2001. He continued his education at the New York Academy of Art, earning his master of fine arts degree in 2003. Brett has been awarded artist residencies in [...]

Local hair salon giving free services

November 11, 2010 // 0 Comments

Envy Hair Studio, located on West River Drive in Belmont, is giving away free hair services to the needy. Envy is taking nominations during the month of November for that someone special who needs a beauty boost this season. Services can be anything from a haircut to highlights, perms to pedicures, men or women. During the month of December, four nominations will be [...]

The Tax Attic with Jerry Coon — November 4, 2010

November 5, 2010 // 0 Comments

Health care provisions reviewed The two national health care bills—the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act, as signed into law by President Obama last March—sure have been widely discussed in the election battle that ended this Tuesday. The point of both of these laws, in the end, is to require all Americans [...]

Rogue chosen among nation for restoration

November 4, 2010 // 0 Comments

Fish ladder may be in Rockford’s future by Beth Altena  “If you have a business in Rockford, this will make a difference to your business,” said Glenn Blackwood of Great Lakes Fly Fishing, a Rockford business. Blackwood spoke before Rockford Rotary, telling members that the Rogue River has been selected as one of only twelve rivers across the United States for a [...]
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