Tag Archives: May 14 2009

Relay ‘magnetism’ begins Friday at 3 p.m. Relay ‘magnetism’ begins Friday at 3 p.m.

Five City staff to walk 24 hours in honor of officer diagnosed with lymphoma   Rockford police officer Ian Graham isn’t sure how long he’ll be at this year’s Relay For Life, which begins at 3 p.m. Friday, May 15. … Continue reading

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Local heros honored at Recognition Plaza

They are the names you have seen and heard around Rockford as long as you’ve lived here: Kitson, Myers, Krause, Briggs, Blakeslee. On Tuesday, May 12, the people behind the names were recognized for their role in the history of … Continue reading

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Local nurse awarded Arthur Andrews Cup

Dicksie Tremlin, a recent graduate of the Grand Rapids Community College nursing program, was awarded the esteemed Arthur Andrews Cup for graduating with a 4.0 in the associate nursing degree program. Dicksie graduated from Rockford High School in 1982 and … Continue reading

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D&W intern studies “Sweet Tooth” 101

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL About to graduate from Rockford High School this May ’09, hometown girl Erin VanDruen, like all students, was searching for a career path of study for her future life. Erin has always had a love … Continue reading

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Local musician teaches local residents music, releases CD

by CHRISTINE BIGNEY Joe Kelly is an amazing man. No, he probably could not lift 1000 pounds, nor could he perform amazing acrobatics. But he sure can play a mean guitar. Kelly, who has been teaching music in the Rockford … Continue reading

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