Timbers to host Chamber After Hours event

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The Rockford Chamber of Commerce is proud to present the November installment of its popular Chamber After Hours event. The event is scheduled from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, November 1 at Timbers Inn, 6555 Belding Road. Owner Dean Juth and his staff will be sharing the unique ambience of Timbers Inn for this networking event. According to Juth, if you are seeking great [...]

Main Street by Roger Allen, publisher — October 28,2010

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ROTFL: Dave’s colonoscopy If you’ve read this Dave Barry piece elsewhere, you’ll notice that this is a shortened version. We wouldn’t want anyone to bust a gut laughing, especially since it deals with the gut. Roger Allen, publisher.   About the writer: Dave Barry is a Pulitzer Prize-winning humor columnist for the Miami Herald. I called my friend Andy Sable, a [...]

The Tax Attic with Jerry Coon — October 28, 2010

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Some tax cuts not well known Next week’s election is one of the more important elections that we have had recently. I won’t over-dramatize the situation, but this election may mean much to you and me in a variety of matters. Jerry Coon Since I’m a tax person, I will concentrate on just the potential tax consequences of the election. I say “potential” because no [...]

Birthdays — October 30–November 5, 2010

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30th Jeff Spoelma, Gene VanPutton, David Zapf 31st Fred Bartlett, Evelyn Brink, Audery Heintz, Judy Johnson, Eric Karloski, Gene VanPutten NOVEMBER 1st Pat DeGlopper-Mull, Amanda (Welch) Phipps, Nancy Simonis, Craig Williams 2nd Dennis Bandemer, Bob Clawson, Julia Laage 3rd Isabela Moyer, Royce Newman, Louise Nicewander, Kate Sickrey 4th Nicole [...]

Obituary—October 28, 2010

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Noonan  Aleta Clara Noonan, 98, formerly Aleta Stegenga, of Rockford and Traverse City, passed away peacefully on October 17, 2010. Aleta was born March 2, 1912, in Kent County, Mich. She was seven weeks old when her father, Albert Hoffmeyer, died, leaving her mother, Rose, to raise three children. Eight years later, Rose married Edward White, who was a great father to [...]
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