‘Bazaar for All Seasons’ hosted by Bostwick Lake Church

October 1, 2010 // 0 Comments

A handmade, queen-size “Michigan” quilt made by women of Bostwick Lake Congregational Church is one of the items to be raffled at the church’s annual craft show, “A Bazaar for All Seasons.” Each square in the quilt represents something significant to the state of Michigan. The raffle drawing will occur at the end of the show. Raffle tickets are $1 each or six [...]

Family enjoys “The Little Red Schoolhouse” tour

September 30, 2010 // 0 Comments

On a warm and sunny afternoon, Talia, 8 and Roxanne, 4, along with their mom Amanda Calcagno enjoyed a personal tour of “The Little Red Schoolhouse” (Rounds School), courtesy of Rockford Rotarian Rick Ehinger, who was doing some “tidying up” of this historic local treasure. The schoolhouse has been at its present location since 1960, when the Rotary Club moved [...]

Words on Weather & Climate by Craig James, September 30, 2010

September 30, 2010 // 0 Comments

The Long Island Express  by CRAIG JAMES  Meteorologist Craig James, new Squire columnist In last week’s article I wrote about the extreme weather that occurred in 1888, 1896 and 1899. This week I want to take a look at the incredible hurricane that devastated New England on September 21, 1938. This is another amazing weather event most people have never heard about. [...]

Kent Theatre to present ‘Bull in a China Shop’

September 30, 2010 // 0 Comments

The Cedar Springs Community Players will be presenting the comedy/mystery “Bull in a China Shop” by C.B. Gilford on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 14-16. Performances will be at the Kent Theatre starting at 7:30 p.m. Working with new director Kristian Phillippy, the Cedar Springs Community Players (standing, l–r) Betty Childress, Mimi Russell, Pat Kennedy, John [...]

Birthdays — October 2–8

September 30, 2010 // 0 Comments

2nd Iona Klinger, Carole Lenon, Arthur Ross, Marcia Shanken, Nancy Winks 3rd Kimberly Smith 4th Suzanne Grover, Matthew Mawby, Nicole Renee Poddig, Linda TenBrink  5th Ellie Landheer, Marion Miller  6th Rebecca Bartlett, Shirley Gilman, Michael Kunkel Jr., Donna Mitchell  7th Judy Raible  8th Sandra [...]
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