Volunteers needed to produce 100,000 lifesaving meals

October 14, 2010 // 0 Comments

Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) provides lifesaving meals to people who need them most all over the world—from countries affected by natural disaster to places enduring economic despair. FMSC meals are distributed in nearly 70 countries through missionary partnerships at orphanages, schools, clinics, refugee camps and malnourishment centers. Bella Vista Church (BVC), [...]

Rockford Fine Arts Auditorium to host “13 the Musical”

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Thirty-two of West Michigan’s most talented teenagers will light up the Rockford High School Fine Arts Center as “13 the Musical” bursts onto stage for its Michigan premiere. The cast will feature six local performers: Mitchell Todd, Cash and Raquel Maciel, Carlee Bleeker and Zain Olson, all of East Rockford Middle School. Tony Award-winning composer Jason Robert [...]

Introducing the first RHS Hall of Fame inductees

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Following graduation from Rockford High School in 1970, Dr. Linda Johnston attended Michigan State University, earning a B.S. in dietetics in 1974 and a master’s degree in institutional administration with an emphasis in labor and industrial relation in 1976. She continued her education at George Mason University, earning her Ph.D. in conflict anal­ysis and resolution [...]

Local Powers Outdoors closes doors

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On Thursday, October 7, an Available sign went up advertising space in the building at 65 S. Main Street and paper covered the glass entrance doors and windows of Powers Outdoors in Rockford. Darrel Herweyer, represntative from DAR Development group, which represents the owners of the building, said there was little notice given in the closing of the business. “This [...]

Rockford Chamber of Commerce welcomes new staff

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“The times, they are a-changin’…” and that’s very true for the Rockford Chamber of Commerce (RCC) office. As many already know, Charylene Powers recently retired from her position as the Chamber’s financial “guru.” RCC is happy to announce that Kristie Keyes has joined the RCC team as the new financial administrative assistant. Keyes is an expert in [...]
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