August 25 2011

Rockford man completes Ironman triathalon

August 25, 2011 // 0 Comments

Todd Tremlin of Belmont participated in the Lake Placid Ironman triathlon on July 24, 2011. The Ironman consists of a 2.4 mile swim, a 112 mile bike, and a 26.2 mile run, which are done in succession. The race can take up to 17 hours to complete, and is extremely physically demanding. Athletes must train for at least a year in advance in order to have a successful race. [...]

Rockford Spanish Immersion’s Sadie Smyth an Example in Excellence

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Talented and resourceful student encourages others  Sadie Smyth, 10, is the daughter of Bill and Pam Smyth and sister to Jacob, 15, and Eli, 7. Sadie is described as enthusiastic and full of energy and life. This young lady is caring and quick to volunteer for anything. She is also known as a friendly yet respectful student. Sadie’s friends look to her as a leader and [...]

Teen publishes first novel available at Aunt Candy’s

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Girl wrote, illustrated first in series  A Rockford student is proud to offer her first book in a series of three for sale and believes the accomplishment is something anyone with a passion for writing can do if they put their mind to it. Riley Jensen, 14, will be attending the Rockford Freshman Center next school year and plans to complete the next two books in her [...]
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