Relay For Life

Readers wear Relay shirts in vacation photo

May 17, 2012 // 0 Comments

Jeanine and Greg Beasley brought their local newspaper along on their visit to Germany and snapped this shot to share with Squire readers. The couple each wear their Relay for Life t-shirts as a reminder that the annual event is coming right up in May. The Beasleys are part of the Our Lady of Consolation team "Roamin' Catholics"—a very appropriate name as [...]

Student Council invites all to new Relay for Life event

February 9, 2012 // 0 Comments

Scott Nikodemski, Ivy Johnson, Aarron Weston and Luke Bera of Rockford High School have their game faces on for the snow volleyball tournament to be held on February 18 at The Score sports bar at 5301 Northland Drive. Come join them on that Saturday with a team of six to 10 people at 8:30 a.m. the day of to register. Pre-registration is also available at Rockford High [...]

Young animal lover skips party to raise donations

September 15, 2011 // 0 Comments

Nine-year-old gives to Humane Society                                             Claire Froumis recently hosted her 9-year-old birthday party and, in lieu of gifts, raised $165.25, two boxes of bones, one dog bowl and a bag of dog food all for the animals at the [...]

Park plans expand to bring Rockford a dog festival

July 7, 2011 // 0 Comments

by BETH ALTENA Happy Hounds in downtown may become an annual dog-centered festival if dog park planners are able to pull it off. Organizer Tom VanderSloot described his vision during an evening planning session held at the Rockford Public Schools Administration Building Thursday, June 30. VanderSloot would like to see a Relay for Life-type event at the track field of [...]

Relay for Life for survivors’ birthdays

May 19, 2011 // 0 Comments

Sheila Gunneson was diagnosed with breast cancer last month and had surgery last week. Her daughter’s lacrosse team dressed in pink socks and headbands in her honor at their most recent game. Gunneson is pictured in center with Grace Gunneson to the left and coach Dave Vandermolen at far right. Event is this Friday and Saturday; every Relayer has a story WHY WE [...]
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