Learn about girls lacrosse

Attend an informational meeting for parents and players of Rockford girls lacrosse, the most exciting and fastest-growing sport in Michigan, at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 17 in the LGI Room at Rockford High School, for girls in grades nine through 12. In three years as a varsity sport, Rockford’s girls lacrosse team has won […]

Rockford Reformed Church to host Thanksgiving community dinner

Volunteers prepare last year's Thanksgiving dinner, free and open to the public, held by Rockford Reformed Church. The meal again is open to all this year.

Community invited to enjoy turkey dinner with all the trimmings   Rockford Reformed Church has been a part of the Rockford community since 1959. They are an outreach-focused congregation and truly enjoy being involved in the community. For the fourth year in a row, the church hopes to once again serve more than 150 patrons […]

Masonic Lodge joins American Legion to feed hungry locally

Members of the Rockford Masonic Lodge present a check for $1,350 to Clyde Sinclair, Commander of Rockford American Legion Post 102, in support of Operation Cornucopia.

Committed to making life better in their community, the Rockford Masonic Lodge presented $1,350 to the Rockford American Legion Post, in support of the Post’s Operation Cornucopia. The American Legion Post created Operation Cornucopia in 2009 to distribute food to northern Kent County residents who are experiencing difficult times. To date, more than 70,000 pounds […]

Introducing the first RHS Hall of Fame inductees

HOF-Grill

J. Brett Grill 1997 RHS graduate Brett Grill studied figurative sculpture at the University of Michigan following his 1997 graduation from Rockford High School. There he earned a bachelor of fine arts degree in 2001. He continued his education at the New York Academy of Art, earning his master of fine arts degree in 2003. […]

Local hair salon giving free services

Envy Hair Studio, located on West River Drive in Belmont, is giving away free hair services to the needy. Envy is taking nominations during the month of November for that someone special who needs a beauty boost this season. Services can be anything from a haircut to highlights, perms to pedicures, men or women. During […]