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 [...]

RHS marching band takes top honors

November 4, 2010 // 0 Comments

The Rockford High School marching band captured first place in Flight I competition at the Jenison Invitational on Saturday, Oct. 23 with a score of 85.31 and swept top honors for music, marching and general effect. Brian Phillips, Rockford marching band director, commented, “The students are truly working hard and pulling together an exciting show. Every week, we’ve [...]

North Stars shine brightly

November 4, 2010 // 0 Comments

Five North Rockford Middle School choir students have been selected to perform in the Michigan School Vocal Music Association’s Junior High/Middle School State Honors Choirs this coming January in Grand Rapids. The auditions were held on Saturday, Oct. 23 at Mt. Pleasant High School. Aleigha Kely, Eve Hillman and Emily Gordon, all eighth-graders, were selected to [...]
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