Izaak Walton League

Unbelievable two-story cottage built inside DeVos Place

April 22, 2010 // 0 Comments

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILLĀ  Four years ago, seeking to downsize our living space and simplify our lives, we had a new home built with some 500-square-foot less of finished living area than that of the large condo we previously owned. Yes, we chose to return to a private residence and all of the personal freedoms that one often gives up in a condominium community. Marie and [...]

Young honored as Conservationist of the Year

March 25, 2010 // 0 Comments

When people think what issues may be high on the priority list in local government, environmental conservation might immediately come to mind. For an organization that is dedicated to protecting land, air and water quality, the City of Rockford stood out for just that reason. Rockford City Manager Michael Young (right) is pictured with Fred Eyer of the Izaak Walton [...]

Celebrate Summerfest on Saturday, June 27

June 25, 2009 // 0 Comments

Looking for a way to celebrate summer and the great outdoors? Plan on attending the Izaak Walton League’s Summerfest Celebration on Saturday, June 27 with loads of family-friendly activities including scavenger and treasure hunts, birdhouse assembly, wildflower identification and woodlot management. “The focus of the day will be on natural landscaping, [...]
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