Roger MacNaughton in concert

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The Saugatuck Center for the Arts will host Bostwick Lake Church pianist Roger MacNaughton in the prestigious Sky Hempy Keyboard Series on Sunday, Feb. 13 at 2:00 p.m. As a composer, MacNaughton has won numerous awards for original compositions including first place in the United States by the International Music Aid Awards for his composition […]

Sage School Committee to hold volunteer reorganization meeting

The Sage School Committee will hold a brief re-organizational meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, at 5:30 p.m. at Crestwood Elementary School, 6350 Courtland Dr., Rockford. The purpose of this meeting is to restart and reorganize the campaign regarding the Sage School restoration. All are invited to attend. Needed are a variety of volunteers for […]

Valentine gala for girls and their dads creates memories

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Now an institution in Rockford, the annual Daddy Daughter Dance for preschool through eighth-grade girls and their dads is this Friday, Feb. 4 at two locations. Brought to the community by photographer Dan Davison of Douglas Photography, the evening of music, refreshments and priceless memories is sponsored by Rockford Community Services and is held at […]

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR — February 3, 2011

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Thanks for best-kept secret Dear Editor, Thanks to an unexpected day off of school on Monday and an article that you ran in your newspaper several weeks ago, my daughter and I decided to bundle up and go looking for “Rockford’s Best-Kept Winter Secret.” Based on the directions you had printed in your newspaper, we […]

Kids invited to join local officers in evening of fun, food

by ELDON KORSON  On Friday, Feb. 4, the Rockford, Cedar Springs and Sparta police departments and the Kent County Sheriff’s Department will be holding a youth lock-in at the MVP Athletic Club located at 515 East Division Street in Rockford. For $6 paid at the door, middle school kids in grades six through eight will […]