Classifieds — February 4, 2010

FOR SALE Mixed hardwood. All-nighters, extra long, or the way you want it. Excellent burning. $60 a face cord, delivered. (616) 773-4549.      p05cp ______________________ ANTIQUES REDUCED! Antique Victorian desk, 5 ft. tall, 4-1/2 ft. wide and 2-1/2 ft. deep, $675. Call (616) 866-1478 and leave a message.      ftfn ______________________         CLASSES AND […]

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School Beat — February 4, 2010

How important is play and recess for your student? by MICHAEL J. HIBBELN Principal, Roguewood Elementary School With increased pressure from the federal and state government to improve achievement, increase test scores, and cover an increasingly demanding curriculum, we should never lose sight of the importance of play and recess for our children. Our playgrounds […]

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Young showman wins two world championships

Some family traits skip a generation, but for the VanDyke family, a love of horses and success in competition at shows is, if anything, stronger than in the parents. Rockford equestrian Parker VanDyke, 7, is a first-grader at Lakes Elementary School. Although he has been attending horse shows since he was two weeks old, he […]

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What’s Cookin

Jeanne Briggs Rolling in Dough by JEANNE BRIGGS Now you can make mealtime, family time, anytime more special. Start with refrigerated dough and create the kind of homemade treats that everyone loves. Turn biscuit dough into a gooey, nutty breakfast loaf; make savory pot pies with crescent rolls; transform pizza dough into cheesy twists perfect […]

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Classifieds — January 28, 2010

HELP WANTED HOMEMAKER TO MONEYMAKER—Thinking of a change? Highly selective Real Estate company seeks career-minded individuals. Must be willing to work hard and be trained. Call Lew Boersma, Coldwell Banker AJS-Schmidt/Rockford Office, (616) 866-4434.      b04 ______________________ FOR SALE Mixed hardwood. All-nighters, extra long, or the way you want it. Excellent burning. $60 a face cord, […]

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