Join in community music groups!

If you’d like to sing in the Rogue River Chorale or perform in the Community Band or Orchestra, we’d love to hear you. The band and orchestra practice Monday nights and the choir practices Thursday nights at 7 p.m. at North Rockford Middle School. Bring your instrument or your voice and join us! For more […]

John Ball Zoo throws a party

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Earth Day event will feature over 30 green organizations Yes, being green has definitely caught on. Manufacturers, architects, and businesses of all kinds have found ingenious ways to conserve and preserve. But how about every day family households that want to help? What can they do that’s affordable, simple and saves? Party for the Planet at John Ball Zoo […]

Grattan Academy Blood Drive 2

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Grattan Academy High School students Tyler Arnold, Kelly Woods, and Barbee Ryan provide snacks during an American Red Cross Blood Drive hosted by the school on Wednesday, April 1.  In addition to purchased snacks and drinks, the Middle/High School Student Council members also offered donors a selection of home baked cookies.

Celebrate Mother’s Day early at kick-off

READY TO GO—Teresa Michanowicz and Nancy Norton with the Gremel Group.

In the days leading up to Mother’s Day, crews of women volunteers will be pounding nails, raising walls and laying bricks at more than 175 Habitat for Humanity construction sites across the U.S. These non-traditional, pre-Mother’s Day activities are part of Habitat’s second annual National Women Build Week, May 2–10, sponsored by Lowe’s. You are […]

Razorbacks win end-of season hockey tournament

TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS—Cedar Rock SportsPlex of Cedar Springs recently announced the 14-and-under Bantam Tournament champions. The 2008-09 roller hockey season ended on Saturday, March 28, after two weeks of tournament play with the Bantam team of the Razorbacks emerging as champs after an exciting 4-3 victory over Digi Fab, the season champions. The Razorback team consists of (front, l–r) Nate Ring, Mason Palethorpe, Adam Boersma, Grant Goodfellow, Jackson Mason; (back) Coach Dennis Mora, Justin Mueser, Zach Spencer, Colton Mora, Tyler Hager, Ashley Kelly, and Coach Scott Ring.