Letter to Santa a winner

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Many thanks to all the children who took the time to write letters to Santa this year. Elizabeth Lane, 6, was one of the writers who received a gift package of movie passes to NorthStar Cinemas for her letter in the December 23 Squire. Lane, a Lakes Elementary School student, reports that she had a […]

Words on Weather & Climate — December 30, 2010

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A December to remember by CRAIG JAMES I know the month of December is not quite finished yet, but it certainly has been a December to remember in many areas, even though I think it has been a rather boring month in our area. Temperatures in West Michigan are running colder than average, but there have […]

News Bits — December 30, 2010

Women’s center announces calendar sales The 2011 Life is Precious calendars are here! The Alpha Family Center in Cedar Springs is so happy to have them printed and ready to bless homes and businesses in the community. You won’t be disappointed at the photos—each baby is a reflection of God’s love. Each $10 calendar sold helps […]

RCC business of distinction award nominees announced

The Rockford Chamber of Commerce (RCC) Board of Directors is honored to announce the following Chamber businesses as nominees for the RCC 2010 business of distinction awards. Winners of the Business of the Year and Award of Merit categories will be announced at the Rockford Chamber of Commerce Annual Membership Meeting held on Friday, Jan. […]

Rockford boys swim/dive team wins first two meets

Kurt Plaggemars wins the diving portion of the meet against Forest Hills Northern/Eastern on December 14.

After only three weeks of practices under Head Coach Tom Parks, the Rockford boys swim and dive team are off to an impressive start. The Rams dominated every event except one in their first non-conference meet of the season against Byron Center on December 7, defeating them 109-74, while qualifying for state in six events. […]