Rockford swims to another top spot

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The Rockford women continued their winning streak Thursday night, Oct. 7, out-swimming Grand Haven 182-124 in the Grand Haven pool. The Lady Rams had little competition from the Buccaneers, taking eight out of 12 events with ease. Senior Emily Williams swims the butterfly in the IM. Photo by SHANNON OUELLETTE   The 200 medley relay team of Casey Wolfer, Kennedy Cutler, [...]

Salyer graduates from basic training

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Army Pfc. Matthew J. Salyer has recently graduated from basic combat training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission and received instruction and training exercises in drill and ceremonies, Army history, core values and traditions, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, rifle [...]

Public, pets invited to run, to raise money for parks

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The 2010 Bailey’s Doggie Dash is being held on Saturday, Oct. 23 at Wabasis Park, 11220 Spring Hill Dr, Greenville, at 9:00 a.m. This 5K run/walk for owners and their dogs is held as a benefit for the Kent County Parks Foundation. For a registration form or for more information please contact Kevin Sweeney at (616) 863-0669 or e-mail at sweeneykevin10@yahoo.com. [...]

WWW sample sale West Michigan’s largest United Way fundraiser

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“You can’t create a monster like this and turn it over to someone else,” Michael Bohnsack, director of Merrell Retail, a division of Wolverine World Wide (WWW), said of the annual sample sale held Thursday, Sept. 30 at WWW headquarters on Courtland Drive, Rockford. The sample sale, in its third year, was opened to the public this year for the first time ever. With [...]
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