Plainfield Township receives three water awards

Tom Smith of the American Water Works Association presents Don Petrovich with the American Water Works Association award  for the township’s successful wellhead protection program.

  Just in time for the Take Back the Tap campaign promoting drinking the water from your faucet as healthy and more environmentally sound than bottled water, Plainfield Township has proof of their water quality. At a September Michigan American Water Works Association meeting, the township received three awards for the quality of their water department. […]

Win a free breakfast or lunch at Peppermill Grill

Nick Wawee owner of the Peppermill Grill, Rockford’s popular breakfast and lunch diner, is thinking ‘outside the box’ – the drop box that is. In a joint venture with North Kent Service Center (NKSC), the Peppermill Grill is accepting foodstuff donations until Thursday, November 12. Groceries collected will be included in Thanksgiving baskets distributed by […]

Rockford Register — October 22, 2009

Saturday, October 24 Rockford Farm Market—8 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday through October 31, in the South Squires Street parking lot, off Main St., downtown Rockford, featuring Michigan-grown produce, fresh baked goods, flowers and plants. Think Pink Fashion Show—11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Reds on the River, 2 E. Bridge St., in the Promenade, […]

A Message for You — October 22 2009

Are you down in the pit? by PASTOR DAVE FERNLUND Algoma Baptist Church Do you feel like you are down in a pit today? Many of us remember hearing the Bible story of Daniel and the lion’s den when we were children. It may have been one of the first stories we learned in Sunday […]

Obituaries, October 22, 2009

Fry Mrs. Ruth Stow Fry, age 90, died peacefully on Saturday, October 17, 2009, at Porter Hills Retirement Community from complications of a stroke she suffered on October 6, 2009. For the past 12 years she resided there with her husband, Richard. Prior to moving to Porter Hills, Ruth and Dick lived in their home […]