April 15 2012

Local students share love of reading

April 5, 2012 // 0 Comments

A second-grade student from Mrs. Linsley’s class at Parkside Elementary School shares a book with a student from Mrs. Behrenwald’s preschool class. To celebrate March is Reading Month, the students at Parkside Elementary School visit the preschool classes in the Community Education building. The students from Parkside share their love of reading with the young [...]

Annual duck race takes on giant new twist

April 5, 2012 // 0 Comments

No holds barred in Big Daddy Duck Race by BETH ALTENA DUCK RACE GETS PERSONAL—Rodd Blakeslee isn’t taking this one sitting down. He’s challenging others in the community to step up to the Rockford Rotary Club’s newest event: the Big Daddy Duck Race with 22 giant ducks and bragging rights over some of our community’s best-known business people. There is something [...]