THE TAX ATTIC with Jerry Coon

Rules for owning two residences It’s time to review the rules for taxpayers who are unlucky enough to own two residences at the same time. Dating back to when Proposal A passed, we voted that every homeowner can designate one principal residence for the Principal Residence Exclusion (PRE). The advantage of having the PRE designation […]

BIRTHDAYS—April 2–8

2nd Mary Lou Mawby, Audlane Pedley 3rd Loretta Berg, Mary Dodds, Seth Hodges, Peyton James, Hannah Oostdyk-Howard 4th Walter Baranowski, Marianna Inchauste, Vic Palmer, Shirley Sherwood 5th Sandy Dryer, Jean Moore, Angela Thompson 6th Emily Blakeslee, Jenna Fowle, Tom Fusee, Robert Gulliver, Sharon Havemeier 7th Samantha Bartish, Charlie Mawby, Marianne Montgomery, Mindy Peterson, Margie Woods 8th Jane Banker, Charles Breihof, Todd Des Noyers, Thelma Golaher, Rich Hull    

Parkside students visit Busy Bee classroom

Mrs. Linsley’s  second-grade students at Parkside Elementary, read to the Busy Bee students in Mrs. VeltKamp’s class. Pictured are (l–r) Katie Rodriguez, Camdyn Patzer and Guinavier Waite. As part of reading month, the second-graders made books that they then read to the Busy Bees. Each Busy Bee got to keep one of the books to take home. The extra books were donated to the Busy Bee classroom. All the students enjoyed a snack while they enjoyed their books.

Mrs. Linsley’s second-grade students at Parkside Elementary, read to the Busy Bee students in Mrs. VeltKamp’s class. Pictured are (l–r) Katie Rodriguez, Camdyn Patzer and Guinavier Waite. As part of reading month, the second-graders made books that they then read to the Busy Bees. Each Busy Bee got to keep one of the books to […]

RHS student awarded $10,000 scholarship in art competition

art-student

Rockford High School (RHS) senior art student Shelby Blackmore received a $10,000 scholarship to Kendall College as part of their annual Art Day Competition held on March 19. This competition was open to students in all media, including, but not limited to, drawing, pastel, watercolor, painting, ceramics, textiles and weaving, graphic design, industrial design, furniture […]

ROCKFORD REGISTER

Saturday, April 2 Family Friendly Concert—10:30 a.m. in the Covenant Fine Arts Center at Calvin College, 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, presented by the college’s music department. performance is free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.calvin.edu/academic/music/calendar. Student Recital with Soprano Rachel Abma—3 p.m. in the Covenant Fine Arts Center Recital Hall […]