Engagements — June 17, 2010

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Wetzel-Siderius  Thomas and Sandra Siderius of Belmont announce the engagement of their son, Daniel, to Jennifer Wetzel. Jennifer Wetzel of Paducah, Ky., is the daughter of Conrad and Etta Wetzel of Harrisburg, Ill. She is a graduate of Harrisburg High School, Murray State University, and Kent State University. Jennifer is a library media specialist at […]

Parkside P.R.I.D.E. Scholarship awarded

Breanna Bowen

The first Parkside P.R.I.D.E. (Promoting Responsible Ideas and Deeds Everyday) Scholarship has been awarded to Breanna Bowen, a 2010 graduating Rockford High School senior who attended Parkside Elementary School. Founded in 2002-03, this scholarship is provided by the efforts of the Parkside Parent Teacher Organization (PTO). As a long-term goal and in an effort to […]

Chamber candidate forum set for June 22

The Rockford Chamber of Commerce (RCC) is proud to announce that they will be hosting a candidate forum from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 22. The event will take place at Boulder Creek Golf Club, 5750 Brewer Ave., Belmont, and will feature the candidates running for Michigan’s 73rd District House of Representatives. The […]

Kimberly’s donates to NKSC

Kimberly Smith of Kimberly's Boutique presenting check to Sandi Waite of North Kent Service Center.

Kimberly’s Boutique, a specialty retailer in Rockford, announced that it is presenting a $2,000 donation to North Kent Service Center (NKSC) as part of Brighton’s Feed Our Friends fundraiser. Kimberly’s Boutique was among retailers across the United States that joined with Brighton last summer in selling a limited-edition collection of semi-precious jewelry designed especially to […]

Sports Commission has brought in over $140 million in revenue to West Michigan

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Townships, City learn financial opportunities of Rockford sports complex By Matt Marn  The Plainfield Township board welcomed the township boards and planning commissions of Algoma Township and the City of Rockford the evening of Tuesday, May 25, for a special combined meeting. The informational meeting discussed the project of creating a sports center, complete with […]