Chandler Woods Academy students have been collecting blankets, food and medical supplies for the earthquake victims in Haiti. The students packed a dozen boxes of supplies and load them into a moving truck donated by Two Men and a Truck. After the students helped pack the boxes and load the truck, Two Men and a […][Continue reading…]
Tammy Newman poses with her daughter Tiffany Hill while photographer Dusty Brown was in Gumballs & Overalls for a children’s photo shoot.
Open six months, the consignment boutique builds client base “I’m really careful about pricing, and really careful about product,” said Tammy Newman, owner of Gumballs & Overalls, a children’s store consignment boutique located at 120 Courtland in downtown Rockford. Newman opened the doors of her business six months ago, and said that business has been […][Continue reading…]
Healthcare providers declare profits, increase rates You wonder what the thought process is sometimes when you read a headline like we read last week. One of the largest health insurers in California, Anthem Blue Cross, a subsidiary of Indianapolis’ Wellpoint Inc., declared record profits on one hand and then on the other hand announced it […][Continue reading…]
The best female high school pole vaulter ever in the state of Michigan has signed a letter of intent to jump for Michigan State University. Senior Sarah Birkmeier has set every record imaginable in her three years at Rockford High School. Among her accomplishments are: School Record 13’, Conference Record 12’1”, Grand Rapids Area Record […][Continue reading…]
Jones-Krueger The wedding of Lisa Krueger and David Jones took place on September 18, 2009 at the Berrien Hills Golf Club in Benton Harbor, Mich. Lisa, the daughter of Andrew and Nadine Krueger of Rockford, is a 2003 graduate of Rockford High School and a 2008 graduate of Central Michigan University. She is employed by […][Continue reading…]