ROCKFORD REGISTER — November 18, 2010

Thursday, Nov. 18 Great Lakes Great Ships Presentation—6 to 7 p.m. at Frenz Coffee House, in the Promenade, downtown Rockford (across from the dam), by local photographer Stacy Niedzwiecki. Her 2010 ArtPrize photography entry will be on display at Frenz from November 6 to 19. She will also have 2011 photo calendars, books, prints and […]

A Message for You

Giving gifts that matter by PASTOR Michael Cisler North Kent Bible Church  I don’t want anyone to get upset with me, but there are a lot of countdown clocks to Christmas, and many of them have already begun counting down. I would love to write this devotion with the theme of Jesus being the reason […]

REF presents Capitol Steps for fundraiser

The Capitol Steps are to perform on January 15 in

On Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011, Washington’s own Capitol Steps will appear at Rockford High School’s Fine Arts Auditorium at 8:00 p.m. for the 15th annual Rockford Education Foundation Benefit. The Capitol Steps began as a group of senate staffers who set out to satirize the very people and places that employed them. Since they began […]

LETTERS TO THE LETTER — November 18, 2010

Reader thanks Rockford Community for support Dear Editor, I want to express my sincere gratitude to all of those in the Rockford community for their continued support of my family during my wife’s four-year battle with Melanoma Cancer, who passed away on Saturday, October 30, 2010. I especially want to thank ALL of the families, […]

Seven-season football players, basketball in hold hotel

Terry Konkle

Konkle presents history of Rockford athletics by BETH ALTENA Rockford Area Historical Society President Terry Konkle had some surprising facts and tidbits of the early years of the Rockford athletics as he spoke before the Rockford Area Historical Society during the November 4 meeting. Konkle has long been a participant in Rockford sports as coach […]