Grohs to celebrate 50th anniversary

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                On August 5, 1961, Joseph Groh and Josephine LaFrate were united in marriage. This week, the Belmont couple is celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends on Saturday, August 6. Their children include Stephen and Natalie Groh, David and Michelle Groh, Michael and Tina Groh, […]

Heart of Belmont a family, life celebration

Organizers of a new family fun event and blood drive taking place in Belmont are (front row, l–r) Erin Wallace of Snap Fitness, Amanda McGrail of Amanda McGrail Salon, Suzanne Walters of the Blast Factory; (back row) Lyn Swindell of Belmont Grocery, Tony Griffin of B.C. Pizza, and Megan Rich of Wolverine World Wide Family YMCA. They all invite you to their party!

Blood drive, free activities highlight many merchants  by BETH ALTENA “Remember when I said to expect this group to do big things in the community? This is one of those big things,” said Tony Griffin, owner of BC Pizza in Belmont, referring to his great expectations of the Belmont business community, which he believes is […]

Bell receives 2011 Oncology Nursing Society Excellence in Radiation Therapy Nursing Award

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Kathleen E. Bell, MSN, RN, OCN, of Belmont is the recipient of the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Excellence in Radiation Therapy Nursing Award. Bell is an RN nursing manager at Holland Home-Faith Hospice in Grand Rapids. This award recognizes her as an expert oncology nurse in the field of radiation oncology, who made significant contributions […]

Local Memorial Day Events

ROCKFORD 8:45AM Opening Flag Raising Ceremony—Community Cabin, 220 N. Monroe St., Rockford 9:00AM Parade—FromCommunity Cabin north to Lewis St., west on Lewis St. toMain St, south on Main St. to Bridge St., east on Bridge to Lincoln St., south on Lincoln St. across 10 Mile to Rockford Cemetery. 10:50AM Wreath Laying Ceremony and Open House—Merritt Lamb Post. Food and […]

Eagles win basketball championship

The Assumption Eagles from Belmont won the Catholic schools eighth-grade boys basketball championship by finishing the year with a perfect 8-0 record. Pictured are (front row, l–r) JJ Doman, Charlie Riddering, Brett Wildman, Alex Markules, Patrick Truskowski ; (back) Coach Pat Truskowski, Nick Buursma, Jacob Serra, Coach George Riddering, Travis Hoving, Liam Cowan, and Coach Mike Serra.