Help needed for food pantry

During the summer months the North Kent Service Center’s food pantry is depleted by all the extra food requests. With children home during the summer months, families need to provide three meals instead of one. When in school many children receive both breakfast and lunch. Summer is one of their busiest times for emergency food […]

Rockford East Business Association revitalized

REBA (Rockford East Business Association) is revitalized” says Thom Arends of Thom’s Hair Design. “We will meet at 8:00 a.m. the second Wednesday of each month at D&W. We invite area businesses to join us.”  New officers are President Char Bouwkamp of D&W, Secretary Kathy Perez of United Bank, and Treasurer Jane House of Comerica […]

Wolverine World Wide to win award

Wolverine World Wide, Inc. will be honored with the Excellence in Lifestyle Branding Award at the American Apparel & Footwear Association’s (AAFA) 31st annual American Image Awards to be held on May 12, 2009 in New York City. Blake W. Krueger, the Company’s CEO and President, will accept the award, which recognizes Wolverine’s success in building […]

Accents Hair Design

  Last year the Accents Hair Design Cut-A-Thon raised $2,500 for Rockford Relay For Life. The second annual Cut-A-Thon will be held at Accents, 6575 Belding Road, on Saturday, April 25, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and will feature $10 cuts and manicures, complimentary food from Pizeria Grandé and Bostwick Lake Bakery as well […]

Spring seedling sale

Extras available at 25 percent discount Due to an ordering error the Kent Conservation District has extra seedlings remaining from its sale.  Because these seedlings must be planted or tended to within the next week, we are offering a 25 percent discount on all purchases made this week. If you are interested in making a […]