Dopkiss captures Level 8 all-around title at state meet

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The USA Gymnastics Michigan State Meet was held in Holland on March 26 and 27, 2011. The event featured over 300 of the state’s top gymnasts competing for titles within their age divisions for levels 8-10. Olivia Dopkiss won the all-around title with a score of 37.425. She also won the beam gold, silver on […]

StayCation offers plenty of reasons not to leave town

Christine Gault of A Charmed Life andPolly VonEschen of Baskets in the Belfry shows off the prize package that one lucky winner will receive from a Girlfriends StayCation in downtown Rockford.

Women just back from spring break vacation now have plenty of reasons to stick around town, at least on Friday and Saturday, April 15 and 16. If you are one of the out-of-towners who frequent the downtown shopping district, this is a great time to spend a few days here as well. The Heart of […]

Fight juvenile diabetes with fun, outdoor event

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Poker walk/run a family activity with prizes, information The public is invited to the fourth annual Poker Walk/Run/Ride at Cannon Township Hall this Saturday, April 16 from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. with plenty of prizes, including the grand prize of a $440 bike from Village Bike and Fitness, and the ultimate goal of finding […]

Public invited to Sunset Moon

“Sunset Moon”  is a Western comedy presented by Rockford’s Rogue River Community Theatre.

Rogue River Community Theatre is presenting “Sunset Moon” a Western musical comedy at Kent Theater in Cedar Springs on April 14 and 15 at 8 p.m. and April 16 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. It is also playing at North Rockford Middle School in Rockford on April 28 at 8 p.m. Tickets at the […]

Local group to clean litter from Rogue

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Local citizens are banding together to tackle litter in the Rogue River. The Rogue River Project, founded by Andrew Kersting, and Trout Unlimited, through the Rogue River Home Rivers Initiative project, are working together to conduct a stream cleanup along the Rogue River on April 23, 2011. Garbage along stream banks is not only unsightly, […]