Rockford Register — October 7, 2010

Tuesdays, through November 2 Pajama Storytime—6:30 p.m. at Krause Memorial Library, 140 E. Bridge St., Rockford. For families who can’t come to the library during the day. Pajama Storytime offers an evening of stories and fun. Bring your teddy bear or other snuggly friend; pajamas optional. For children ages 3 to 6. Wednesdays, through November 3 Toddler […]

Weddings — October 7, 2010

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Skidmore-Saxton The marriage of Sheryl Saxton and Brandon Skidmore took place on August 5, 2010 on Emerald Bay in Lake Tahoe. Sheryl, the daughter of Toni Call and Brad Saxton of Morgan, Utah, is a 1997 graduate of Morgan West Minster High School and will graduate with a masters degree from the University of Utah […]

Squire goes to castle in Romania

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Ken and Mary Afman of Plainfield Township recently spent two weeks volunteering in Romania. They went with a group of 14 members of LaGrave Church to work in Ozd, Romania, which is located in the Transylvania area. Ozd is a small rural town of about 350 residents who travel by horse and wagon, and their […]

Education Blackboard — School Beat — October 7, 2010

When students give back… It’s a wonderful thing! by Tom Hosford Assistant Principal, Rockford High School Our school system is blessed to have incredibly talented students roaming the hallways from the time they are in kindergarten to the time they graduate from high school! Their achievements stretch from the rigors of the classroom and athletic […]

Words on Weather & Climate — October 7, 2010

Peshtigo Horror by CRAIG JAMES Peshtigo is a small town in northeastern Wisconsin about 50 miles north of Green Bay. Most people have likely not heard of Peshtigo, but on the night of October 8, 1871, it was in the middle of the deadliest fire in United States history. Very little news of this horrible […]