The Huntington Rogue River Blues Series begins

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The Huntington Rogue River Blues concert series at Garden Club Park began Tuesday, June 15. Enjoy this free entertainment this summer.

Kids ages 17, under invited to swim, bike, run with officers

The Rockford Area Kids Triathlon will be held on July 10, at the Rockford High School. All proceeds benefit the local DARE and Explorers Program. Pictured are (left to right), Sgt. Kevin Sweeney of the Michigan State Police, F/Lt. Chris McIntire of the Michigan State Police, Deputy Tonya Walkons of the Kent County Sheriff’s Department, and Jason Bradley of the Rockford City Police Department.

Having a great time with lots of law enforcement officers is just one benefit of signing up for this year’s Triathlon to be held at Rockford High School Saturday, July 10 starting at 9 a.m. Kids who participate—with or without their parents—will enjoy a well deserved sense of accomplishment when they have completed the three-part […]

Birthdays — June 19–15

19th Marquita Campbell Cathy Fusee Phyllis VanderKolk  20th Yvonne Alber Roger Allen Edith Post  21st John DeVogel Jim McDonald Jim McIntyre ChiChi Rogers Julie Springsteen 22nd Rachael Laage Margaret Traxler  23rd Steve Fusee Dorothy Tiff Ray Truman  24th Martha Jean Kleinhans

The Tax Attic with Jerry Coon

How can the Social Security system be fixed?     Why does it need to be fixed? Without some adjustments or fixes, the system will be totally bankrupt in about 2037, even though it has a two trillion dollar surplus at this moment in time. If no adjustments are made, when the system goes bankrupt, […]

Main Street — by Roger Allen, publisher

Choose your weapon! Want satisfaction for your grievance? In Michigan, now’s the time. Apparently it was once necessary to classify dueling specifically as a crime; a Michigan legislature in the distant past made such a law. But that ages-old law will soon be no more. The current legislature has passed a bill getting rid of […]