OBITUARIES—Livingston

Mr. David Livingston died peacefully under hospice care on December 24, 2011, from pneumonia at the age of 97. Since 1942, David was an active member of First Congregational Church of Rockford. He was also a lifetime member and past master of Rockford Masonic Lodge #246, and a charter member of the Rockford Lions Club. […]

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Vandals urged to confess Dear Editor, This is in response and addressed to the thoughtless vandals who ruined the skating pond. What in the world were you thinking? Your act of selfishness and ignorance has caused people a lot of heartache. Hard work from the Lions and newfound fun and enjoyment by families has been […]

The Rockford Squire travels to Argentina

After 13 years, Jorge Rodriguez of Rockford and his wife Wendy travel with The Rockford Squire to his home town of Mendoza, Argentina to visit with family. Argentina is the land of good sun, many vineyards and charming people. They are pictured here with Jorge’s mother Alicia, who was so excited to see her son […]

WWW helps employees’ families facing challenges during Christmas season

The employees of Wolverine Worldwide (WWW) are certainly no strangers to helping those families in need of extra support during the holidays. More than a decade ago, the company began a Giving Tree program that supported local children and helped ensure they received special gifts at Christmas. That original program evolved into the Wolverine Worldwide […]

WEDDINGS

Sella-Steffes Sarah Jean Steffes and Andrew Joseph Sella, both of Grand Rapids, were united in marriage on August 27, 2011 at Saint Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Suttons Bay, Mich. The reception was held at the Leland Lodge in Leland, Mich. Parents of the bride are David and Kym Steffes of Rockford. The groom is the […]