Classifieds — February 11, 2010

HELP WANTED Immediate Needs—Rockford and surrounding areas. Full and part-time available. Call for immediate interview: ComForcare Home Health (616) 285-7000. www.comforcare.com.      b09 __________________________ DAYCARE Bullfrogs & Butterflies Child care has openings in our preschool & full-day programs. We provide the best in early childhood education. We would love for you to come by for a […]

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Education Blackboard

School Beat Learning with style by BILL AMITAGE, Principal Belmont Elementary School Perhaps this has happened to you. You are sitting around the dinner table with your family. Or, if you’re like my children who are now grown and parents of children themselves, you are taking your children to an after school function. The conversation […]

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Student strength of character to be recognized

LAST YEAR’S STUDENTS—chosen for Examples in Excellence, Rockford Students Making a Difference. The unveiling ceremony for this year’s honored students is next Monday, February 8 at 7:30 p.m.

It is one of the most positive stories the Squire covers in the course of a year. Actually, it is over a dozen separate stories. From every school in the Rockford district, principals and staff have the hard task of picking just one student for a very special honor. In Examples in Excellence, Rockford Students […]

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Are these lips best?

Mrs. Havemeier thinks they are. You can enter too. See form on page 13 of the February 4, 2010 Rockford Squire.

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City to draft wind turbine ordinance, proposes moratorium on growing medical marijuana

The City of Rockford Planning Commission listened to advice from Cascade Engineering’s Jessica Lehti on crafting a wind turbine ordinance. She spoke before the group on Thursday, January 28 at Rockford City Hall after a dinner of pizza and soda. Cascade Engineering’s Renewable Energy Solutions has sold turbines around the world and has worked with […]

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