ANNIVERSARIES

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Tim and Joan Farmer celebrate 50th anniversary Tim and Joan Farmer celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on September 9, 2011. They were joined in marriage on September 9, 1961 at Bethany Reformed Church in Grand Rapids, Mich. They celebrated this summer on July 17 with an open house at Rockford Baptist Church. Many of their […]

ENGAGEMENTS

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Lindsay Davidson and Michael Lichter, both of Rockford, are pleased to announcement their engagement to be married. The bride-to-be is a 2010 graduate of Rockford High School and is currently a sophomore at Grand Valley State University, studying pre-medical imaging. She is the daughter of Norman Davidson of Greenville and Lisa Davidson-Passero of Rockford. The […]

It was a very good year for ArtPrize 2011 winnertttttttttt

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Was Squire reporter the lucky charm? by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL Anyway you look at it the last calendar year was very, very good for Mia Tavonatti, the California artist who was born and raised in Michigan’s U. P. In the course of 51 weeks Tavonatti took home the $100,000 second place 2010 ArtPrize award for […]

North Kent Presbyterian Church celebrates 50th anniversary

North Kent Presbyterian Church at 6175 Kuttshill Drive, Rockford, will conclude a year-long celebration of its 50th anniversary on October 16 with a special worship service at 10:45 a.m. followed by a luncheon in the church’s fellowship hall. Officially, the North Kent Presbyterian Church came into being by the formal organizing act of the Presbytery […]

Police advise residents to lock vehicle doors, remove valuables

The Rockford Police Department would like to remind residents to lock their car doors and remove all valuables from their vehicles overnight. By locking doors and removing valuables from vehicles, residents reduce the chances of becoming a victim. The police also ask residents to report suspicious activity in their neighborhood to the Rockford Police Department […]