News Bits — March 11, 2010

Applications available for Garden Club Scholarship The Rockford Garden Club 2010 Scholarship is available to high school seniors planning to study horticulture, landscape architecture, environmental sciences or related fields. It is a $500 scholarship that will be awarded to a student attending college in the fall of 2010. Applications are available at the Rockford High […]

Rockford Register — March 11, 2010

Thursday, March 11 Rockford Lions Club Special Meeting—6 p.m. chili cook-off at the Rockford American Legion Hall. Open to all Lions, their spouses, and prospective Lions. Cost is $8 per person. Meetings held every second and fourth Thursday of each month. Blood Drive—1 to 7 p.m. at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 310 East Division, Rockford. […]

A Message for You — March 11, 2010

Find real hope by MICHAEL CISLER North Kent Bible Church I am learning more and more in life that words have great meaning and that the use of some words can change, bringing a significant change in their effectiveness. Love is one of those words. In one sentence I can say, “I love my wife.” […]

Engagements — March 11, 2010

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Fitzsimmons-Czubko Mr. and Mrs. Randy Czubko of Rockford are pleased to announce the engagement of their son Jeremy Czubko of Jacksonville, Fla., to Kerry Fitzsimmons, daughter of Leonard P. and Susan Fitzsimmons of Orange Park, Fla. The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of Florida State University. She is employed by Martin Gottlieb & Associates as […]

Births — March 11, 2010

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Nina Noel Chapman Daran and Melissa Chapman of Rockford announce the birth of their daughter, Nina Noel Chapman. Nina was born on December 25, 2009, at 10:54 a.m. at St. Mary’s Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and was 20.5 inches long. Baby Nina was welcomed home by her three-year-old brother Ian Chapman. Proud […]