Rockford hires Linda Lehman as finance director

Linda Lehman

Rockford City Manager Michael Young is pleased to announce the recent hiring of Ms. Linda Lehman, as the City’s new Finance Director. Linda comes to the City of Rockford after spending ten (10) years as the Finance Director/Treasurer for the City of Cedar Springs. Linda has a Bachelors of Business Administration from Davenport University and […]

Students take team-building river ride

Chandler Woods Charter Academy’s seventh-grade students recently enjoyed a school rafting trip. They went to Baldwin and took rafts down the Pere Marquette River. This is a great team-building activity for the kids. Pictured are (left) Brianne Hammond, Ashley Stoutjesdyk, Kaitlyn Landon, Devon Burse and Mrs. Hammond,

Chandler Woods Charter Academy’s seventh-grade students recently enjoyed a school rafting trip. They went to Baldwin and took rafts down the Pere Marquette River. This is a great team-building activity for the kids. Pictured are (left) Brianne Hammond, Ashley Stoutjesdyk, Kaitlyn Landon, Devon Burse and Mrs. Hammond,  

ROCKFORD REGISTER

Thursday, October 27 Rockford Lions Club Meeting—6 p.m. social, 6:30 dinner and 7 p.m. meeting at the Community Cabin, 220 N. Monroe St., Rockford. Meetings held every second and fourth Thursday of each month. Free Meal for Northern Kent County Families—6 to 7 p.m. at the Our Lady of Consolation Family Center, 4865 Eleven Mile […]

West Michigan Rehab & Pain Center expert in migraine pain management

Local, independent medical practice, West Michigan Rehab & Pain Center is one of the few offices in West Michigan that provides Botox therapy for migraine pain. The FDA approved Botox for the treatment of chronic migraine headaches in adults in 2010. According to the FDA, Botox injections have been shown to be effective in the […]

REF awards grants totaling more than $36,000

A grant from the Rockford Education Foundation enables students from River Valley Academy and Rockford preschoolers to work together on a composting project for the Rockford Community Gardens. The collaboration between the two schools’ students will continue as both will fill the bins while learning about composting.

A total of 51 grants supporting educational opportunities from choral composition to composting were approved by the Rockford Education Foundation (REF) during its fall grant sessions. The grants, given to Rockford schools and organizations, totaled more than $36,000. Some of the more innovative grants included support for creation of an original choral work by sophomore […]