Rockford youth football camp for 2012 starts July 23

by RANDY GREGORY The anticipation for the 2012 football season has been slowly rising to a crescendo. Yet another omen of the impending season is just about here with the annual Rockford FUNdamental Youth Clinic 2012 slated to run from Monday, July 23 through Thursday, July 26 at Rockford High School. As of June 30, […]

Rockford Football Team Camp kicked off July 10

by RANDY GREGORY One of the first harbingers of the impending football season is taking place as of this week. The Rockford Team Camp is running July 10 through July 12 at Rockford High School and the numbers are absolutely staggering. There are 380 participants in all, and every member of the Rockford coaching staff […]

News from Cannon Township Supervisor

A Sacred Duty by STEVE GRIMM Cannon Township Supervisor When I was sworn in as Cannon Township Supervisor in 2011, I raised my right hand to God and promised to guard the fiduciary duty to Cannon’s taxpayers. That fiduciary duty required me and the board to zealously protect the fiscal stability of our township and […]

Classifieds

HELP WANTED Part-time experienced waitress, apply in person at Vitale’s Restaurant downtown Rockford.       b28 ______________________ Gymnastic teacher for all levels of gymnastics at Dancing Plus. One day a week for beginner, intermediate and advanced classes. I have floor equipment. Other types of dance or office experience helpful. Experience necessary. Cedar Springs, (616) 696-1449.         p28 ______________________ […]

Colorful displays featured at weekly farm market

In spite of frosts, great heat and a drought, Visser Family Farms manages to bring a bountiful cornucopia of colorful produce to America's Favorite Farmers Market (Rockford, that is) every Saturday morning.	Photo by CLIFF HILL