Chandler Woods Charter Academy students enjoy outtings

(l–r) Rachel Lecuru, Ahni Docter, Kelsey Morgan, Morgan Carlson.

                                          Last month Belmont’s Chandler Woods Charter Academy eighth-grade students were taken on a surprise trip called “Sneak.” The kids had no idea where they were headed, but they had to accomplish missions along the […]

Great Northern Trading Company offers discount for donation to NKCS

Barb Stein, center, and her staff at Great Northern Trading Company are hoping shoppers will take advantage of their holiday promotion to help families of the North Kent Community Services. A donation of cash, non-perishable food item or children’s new clothing will be rewarded with 20 percent off your entire purchase October 29 through November 6.

Need is greater than ever by BETH ALTENA For the third year in a row one of Rockford’s oldest businesses is asking shoppers to give a little and get something great back—a discount on their total order but more importantly knowing they are making a difference to a child and family struggling this year. Starting […]

State Police partners with DEA in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Oct. 29

The Michigan State Police (MSP) will partner with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and other local law enforcement agencies for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day to provide a venue for citizens who want to dispose of unwanted and unused prescription drugs. MSP’s 29 posts will participate in the one-day “Take Back” effort between 10 […]

Save on After Grad 2012 party registration, sign up early

Immediately following graduation ceremonies on June 5, 2012 at the Delta Plex, Rockford High School (RHS) seniors who have registered will attend the After Grad party of the year. Seniors will be transported to a secret location and party all night. They will enjoy food, music, casino games, entertainment and so much more—this is one […]

Spectrum Health United Memorial officially breaks ground on United For Health expansion, renovation project


On Friday, Oct. 14, Spectrum Health United Hospital in Greenville officially broke ground on the United For Health expansion project. The expansion and renovation project includes the emergency department, diagnostic imaging center, cardiovascular center and patient registration. Pictured in the front row are (l–r) Dave Oehring, Rita Huffman, Dr. Rocky Hansen, Byron and Dolores Cook, […]