Fire department douses children for fun

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                        The Rockford Fire Department helped make the last few days of the Rockford Public Schools Summer Kids Rock program full of fun as they brought two fire trucks to the Parkside Elementary School playground and sprayed water into the air for the kids […]

Rockford goes global with Fashions Night Out

Shoppers are invited to experience a unique fashion event new to Rockford this year. Fashions Night Out is an unprecedented global initiative created in 2009 to celebrate fashion, promote consumer confidence and put the fun back in shopping. This year, Rockford is on board along with Grand Rapids, and businesses globally, including the United States, […]

Sitcom stars coming to West Michigan

Rockford will again be the site of a movie brought to you by Joel Reisig, who last year filmed “Win by Fall” in Rockford. The film is currently in preproduction for and will be a PG-rated Christmas movie titled “A Dog For Christmas.” The intended shoot dates in January and February will take place in […]

Pub & Grub Crawl the first of three for this year

Dan DeWard of Studio D2D and  his wife Andrea enjoyed the first of three 2011 Pub & Grub Crawls for downtown Rockford. Wearers of Pub & Grub t-shirts qualified for great deals at downtown venues.

The Squire along for Yellowstone trip

“This summer our family headed out west for our family vacation,” reported readers Mark and Marsha Cizuuskas. “We made  sure to bring a copy of the Squire so that we could make sure and take some pictures with the paper. Our family really enjoys the Squire. Reading local stories about people we know is great. One of our stops was Yellowstone National Park. This is a picture of our children, Josh, Kate, Kenda and Kiley Cizauskas, at the Lower Falls in Yellowstone  National Park. We had a wonderful time and would encourage everyone to try and take a trip out west to see God’s beautiful creation. Thanks again for publishing a great paper. We read it every week!”