April 8 2010

Rockford business scores big at prestigious art glass festival

April 20, 2010 // 0 Comments

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL The 19th annual Delphi Art Glass Festival, held recently in Lansing at Delphi’s warehouse and sales showroom, found Rockford’s Eric Brown’s Stained Glass Studio well represented. Of the 31 awards in 11 categories of stained glass creativity, Eric Brown and three of his Rockford students and one customer from Cadillac walked off with a grand [...]

Rockford grad in midst of breaking world news

April 8, 2010 // 0 Comments

Man’s most complex machine to answer questions of the universe by BETH ALTENA Several years ago, the world media was filled with worries that Earth’s first particle collider would create a black hole and suck in the planet with everyone and everything on it. Last week, the Large Hadron Collider’s (LHC) first successful proton collision took place and Rockford [...]

Third annual outing will be fun, benefit many

April 8, 2010 // 0 Comments

Poker Walk/Run/Ride at Cannon Township Trail offers exercise, auction, prizes The first 50 families to sign up will receive family “fun packs” with plenty of goodies in them. Everyone who signs up will enjoy a day of exercise on the beautiful Cannon Townshsip Trail, auction items, at least one fun mascot kids will adore, prizes, and take part in finding a cure for a [...]

Monorail, Nessie just our joke for you

April 8, 2010 // 0 Comments

Graphic designer Melanie Ragsdale took this picture above and this picture below to make our April Fool front page photos for you. Nessie she did the same way. Thanks to everyone who called.   So many Squire readers called to find out more about the new White Pine Trail Monorail that we featured on the front page of the “Square” on April 1. It was fun to inform them [...]

Ancient practices outlined in new calendar

April 8, 2010 // 0 Comments

People have done it for centuries, but nowadays talking about it might raise a few eyebrows. Rockford landscape expert John Venman is not only willing to talk about it, he’s again created a calendar that spells out when and why of planting and landscaping by the phases of the moon. John Venman speaks to Rockford and Greenville garden clubs about his belief in the [...]
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