Rockford Ambulance duck floats to first place

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Saturday, June 9 during Rockford’s Start of Summer Celebration large crowds showed up at the dam and on the Bridge Street bridge to watch the first-ever Big Daddy Duck Race start at 5:30 p.m., sponsored by Rockford Rotary Club. The winning duck was Rockford Ambulance’s Big Daddy Duck. Rockford Rotary President Susan Bodenner presented $2,200 […]

Classifieds

HELP WANTED Preschool growing: St. Peter’s Lutheran preschool in Rockford is adding classes and needs to hire a qualified part-time teacher and assistants. Bachelor of education preferred for the teaching position and experience with early childhood children a must for the assistants. If you have a love of children and a sense of humor, send […]

SUMMER HOME IMPROVEMENT

Healthy Homes by DAN VOS Vos Energy Concepts A healthy house can mean different things to different people. Some people are sensitive to things that others are not. Many among us have allergies and sensitivities to specific things. When I design one of these homes, I tell the client to identify as many of their […]

Post named first-team Academic All-American

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Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology junior Ethan Post of Rockford has earned first-team Capital One NCAA Division III Baseball Academic All-American honors, in results released recently by the College Sports Information Directors of America. Post was named first-team Academic All-American for his efforts in the classroom and as a member of the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference regular […]