Watch out! There’s a new kop in Rockford

At first glance, this petite unassuming freckle-faced woman would appear to be just another Rockford resident. Do not be fooled! This one person is well-equipped to arrest the unhealthiest of us lurking in the shadows of poor eating habits and poor food choices. Kelly the Kitchen Kop’s beat is right here in Rockford and she […]

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Sheriff Stelma offers winter vehicle tips

“During the extreme cold Michigan has been experiencing recently, there is increased temptation to start your vehicle and go back inside to let it warm up,” said Sheriff Lawrence Stelma. The problem is that crooks may target people who do this. Crooks have been known to “patrol” neighborhoods looking for unoccupied running vehicles. They may […]

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Classifieds — January 21, 2010

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HELP WANTED JOB OPENING FOR AN OFFICE SECRETARY /BOOKKEEPER, 30 hrs/wk. Desired qualifications: good human relations, self-structured, strong organizational skills, able to multi-task, take directions, proficiency in clerical/accounting, working proficiency with computer software, especially in MS Office, Quickbooks, databases, and able to learn, adapt and grow with the seasonal and changing needs of the church. […]

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Students attend school in pajamas

Chandler Woods Charter Academy “Young 5’s” fifth-graders can’t think of a better way to kick off the New Year than by coming to school in their slippers and pajamas to read for 2,010 seconds. That’s 33 minutes in the hallways with their favorite book, being comfy and cozy.

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World record trout on display in Rockford

With the biggest smile of his life, Tom Healy struggles to hold up his monster fish for the camera.

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL Has there ever been a fisherman who has not harbored the thought of one day catching a world record fish? On September 9 of last year (09/09/09) that day arrived for 35-year Rockford resident and avid fisherman, Tom Healy. Fishing on the Manistee River with his long-time fishing buddy, Bob […]

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