Volley for Mitchell raises $50,000

Mitchell Peterson (front) holds the AT&T donation check of $5,000. He is surrounded by (l–r) Pete MacGregor, Mimi Wyatt, Kristen Hartnagel, Bill Jackson, David Conner, and Ruth Gaudard of AT&T.

Tournament gets $5,000 boost from AT&T The Volley for Mitchell 4-on-4 Charity Volleyball Tournament kicks off its sixth year August 11 thanks to event underwriter AT&T. Volley for Mitchell has raised more than $50,000 to fund research in the fight against Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. Today, returning event sponsor AT&T presented $5,000 during a short ceremony […]

Chamber to host State of the Community Luncheon

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The Rockford Chamber of Commerce (RCC) is proud to present its annual “State of the Community” Luncheon. The luncheon is part of the RCC’s popular Bi-Monthly Luncheon Series. This special event is scheduled from noon until 2:30 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 12 at Rockford High School, 4100 Kroes Street. The luncheon is open to the […]

Volley for Mitchell successful in fifth year

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¡ Love this volleyball tourney!  by BETH ALTENA According to organizer Pete MacGregor, this year’s competition included 50-plus teams and added a whopping $12,300 to the dollars for Project Parent MD, an organization dedicated to finding a cure for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. The total for the five years of Volley for Mitchell is pushing $42,000 […]

Giving Blood in Lansing

Newly-elected State Representative Pete MacGregor was among many politicians who took part in a blood drive recently. In the back see newly-elected Governor Rick Snyder. The blood drive was in memory of Representative Kevin Daley’s late  son Thomas.

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by PETER MACGREGOR As many of you know, I ran for public office to serve and play a role in “right sizing” our state government. In these tough economic times, I asked to be on the Appropriations committee so that our district had a say in what programs the state will fund with your tax […]