The Tax Attic with Jerry Coon

June 17, 2010 // 0 Comments

How can the Social Security system be fixed?   Jerry Coon, Enrolled Agent   Why does it need to be fixed? Without some adjustments or fixes, the system will be totally bankrupt in about 2037, even though it has a two trillion dollar surplus at this moment in time. If no adjustments are made, when the system goes bankrupt, it will be run on a money-in, money-out basis. [...]

Main Street — by Roger Allen, publisher

June 17, 2010 // 0 Comments

Choose your weapon! Want satisfaction for your grievance? In Michigan, now’s the time. Roger Allen, publisher. Apparently it was once necessary to classify dueling specifically as a crime; a Michigan legislature in the distant past made such a law. But that ages-old law will soon be no more. The current legislature has passed a bill getting rid of it. The governor is [...]

Obituaries — June 17, 2010

June 17, 2010 // 0 Comments

Hayes  Mrs. Nadine Hayes, age 86, formerly of Rockford, passed away Wednesday, May 19, 2010. She worked for the Rockford Register newspaper and really loved her job; she also worked in the tannery office of Wolverine World Wide, retiring in 1985. Nadine was a member of the Rockford Historical Society, the American Legion Merritt Lamb Unit #102 Ladies Auxiliary, and ABWA. [...]

Dennis Smith joins race for 73rd District state representative

June 17, 2010 // 0 Comments

“The past several years have been some of the toughest in our state’s history. People tell me they want fresh bold thinking and a return to the conservative principles of less government, less taxes, a stable economy, and jobs growth,” says Dennis Smith of Cannon Township, who has joined the race to become the 73rd District’s next state representative. “I’ve [...]

YMCA offers new team-building challenge course

June 17, 2010 // 0 Comments

The Wolverine World Wide Family YMCA invites community members to attend the grand opening and open house for the new team-building challenge course. This event will be Wed., June 23 with the grand opening from 9 to 10 a.m. and the open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The new challenge course is a creative team-building and leadership program. The YMCA is welcoming all [...]
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