Rams commit to colleges for football

Paul Mudget, Taylor Masiewicz and Joe Stefanski sign letters of intent to play football for the school of their choice.

Paul Mudget, Taylor Masiewicz and Joe Stefanski sign letters of intent to play football for the school of their choice. Three Rockford football players sealed their fate as far as their choice of college on the first day possible when they signed their letters of intent on Wednesday, February 3, in the Ram Den at […]

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Tammy Newman poses with her daughter Tiffany Hill while photographer Dusty Brown was in Gumballs & Overalls for a children’s photo shoot.

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Chandler Woods Academy students have been collecting blankets, food and medical supplies for the earthquake victims in Haiti. The students packed a dozen boxes of supplies and load them into a moving truck donated by Two Men and a Truck. After the students helped pack the boxes and load the truck, Two Men and a […]

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Gumballs & Overalls offers one more reason to visit

Photographer Dusty Brown poses Riley, 8, Colin, 6, and Julia, 4, Belcher of Belmont in the “studio” at Gumballs & Overalls Thursday, February 11. Offering the photo shoots in the store gives parents another reason to stop in.

Open six months, the consignment boutique builds client base “I’m really careful about pricing, and really careful about product,” said Tammy Newman, owner of Gumballs & Overalls, a children’s store consignment boutique located at 120 Courtland in downtown Rockford. Newman opened the doors of her business six months ago, and said that business has been […]

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The Tax Attic with Jerry Coon — February 18, 2010

Healthcare providers declare profits, increase rates You wonder what the thought process is sometimes when you read a headline like we read last week. One of the largest health insurers in California, Anthem Blue Cross, a subsidiary of Indianapolis’ Wellpoint Inc., declared record profits on one hand and then on the other hand announced it […]

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Rockford’s Birkmeier signs letter of intent with MSU

Parents Mike and Judy Birkmeier, along with Coach Kevin Patterson, observe Sarah Birkmeier signing with Michigan State University.

The best female high school pole vaulter ever in the state of Michigan has signed a letter of intent to jump for Michigan State University. Senior Sarah Birkmeier has set every record imaginable in her three years at Rockford High School. Among her accomplishments are: School Record 13’, Conference Record 12’1”, Grand Rapids Area Record […]

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