Cindy M. Cranmer

Rockford group to submit entry, perform at ArtPrize

September 13, 2012 // 0 Comments

by CINDY M. CRANMER Some of the members of the Rockford ArtPrize choir rehearse under the direction of Renee Vande Wege. The group will be performing a song composed by Kayle Clements, which is the actual ArtPrize entry. Vande Wege is trying to have a 90-member choir perform the song at the ArtPrize performance on September 22. A Rockford woman is working to turn her [...]

Students release salmon as end to unique classroom project

August 30, 2012 // 0 Comments

by CINDY M. CRANMER Isaiah Villerius, in yellow, releases about 30 salmon smolts into the Rogue River in mid-May as part of East Rockford Middle School seventh graders’ Salmon in the Classroom project. Photo by CINDY M. CRANMER East Rockford Middle School (ERMS) students ended a unique classroom experience with a field trip to the Rogue River and the release of about 30 [...]

Rockford woman takes organization that helps with adoption costs national

August 8, 2012 // 0 Comments

by CINDY M. CRANMER Some of the youngest members of Team Orphans, (l–r) Reagan Berce, Andre Jarrell, Sasha Jarrell, Rose Jarrell and Anna Kenney, are working to raise money to fund adoption scholarships through athletic activities. A Rockford woman has put together an organization that is helping athletes come to the aid of abandoned and orphaned children worldwide [...]

Elementary students have opportunity to create works for Art Attack

July 19, 2012 // 0 Comments

by CINDY M. CRANMER Matt Zokoe, fourth-grade teacher, led the Lakes Elementary Student Council in coordinating the first-ever Lakes Art Attack. More than one-third of the students at Lakes Elementary School participated in the first-ever art competition and creativity display at the Rockford school. Art Attack, which the students considered as their version of ArtPrize, [...]
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