Jane Hershberger

The Rockford Squire/The Rockford Weekly Register celebrates 140th

February 3, 2011 // 0 Comments

by BETH ALTENA Anyone visiting the Squire office may have noticed a yellowed newspaper framed and hanging on our wall. It’s old, but you would have to look closely to see the significance. Dated February 8, 1871, the print on the brittle paper reads that it is Issue 1, Volume 1. photo by JANE HERSHBERGER This week The Rockford Squire newspaper, then in business as The [...]