May 26 2011

Classic Car Show offers music, rock wall, more

May 26, 2011 // 0 Comments

The United States Army’s 30-foot rockclimbing wall is a big hit with youngsters. It is among the many fun things to do at the Classic Car Show held at the American Legion Rockford Post Saturday, June 4. PREPARE TO BE IMPRESSED—Classic Cars will be on display and military veterans will present awards at 3:30 p.m. For the folks who love to admire or show off their [...]

Local Memorial Day Events

May 26, 2011 // 0 Comments

ROCKFORD 8:45AM Opening Flag Raising Ceremony—Community Cabin, 220 N. Monroe St., Rockford 9:00AM Parade—FromCommunity Cabin north to Lewis St., west on Lewis St. toMain St, south on Main St. to Bridge St., east on Bridge to Lincoln St., south on Lincoln St. across 10 Mile to Rockford Cemetery. 10:50AM Wreath Laying Ceremony and Open House—Merritt Lamb Post. [...]

SCHOOL BEAT

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Why Chocolate Milk? by JOHN HENRY, Food Service Director Rockford Public Schools As the food service director for Rockford Public Schools, I listen to both students’ and parents’ nutritional questions. A lot of the questions lately have been a result of President Obama signing into law the Health, Hunger-Free Kids Act this past December. Since then, the Department of [...]

EDUCATION BLACKBOARD

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Quinn wins MSU Alumni Distinguished Scholarship Alex Quinn Alex Quinn, a senior at Rockford High School, has won the Michigan State University (MSU) Alumni Distinguished Scholarship competition. The Alumni Distinguished Scholarship is the most prestigious academic scholarship offered by Michigan State University. This scholarship covers the costs of tuition, room and [...]

WORDS on WEATHER & CLIMATE

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The Missing Hot Spot by CRAIG JAMES Meteorologist Craig James, new Squire columnist This headline is not meant to be a description of Rockford’s nightlife. It is a description of one of the problems with the computer models in regards to global warming. I’ve written many times before, the supposed catastrophic effects of human-induced global warming from increasing [...]
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