Motorcycle ministry event a ride with a cause

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They wind through the countryside, effectively threading an imaginary needle with their group. The bikers ride in perfect formation, staggered, yet still taking up less space in a lane than a single car. Motorcycles are an everyday sight in Michigan during the summer, but not a lot of them stage their rides out of a […]

One more chance to speak up over Ten Mile plan

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Road commission hears from public, board to meet by BETH ALTENA People spoke up on both sides of the proposed widening of Ten Mile Road from the Rockford Meijer driveway to Childsdale. Kent County Road Commission (KCRC) Director of Engineering Wayne Harroll met with residents Thursday, March 31 at Resurrection Life Church. The meeting was […]

Ric’s to hold drive for Lean on Me Outreach

Each morning Ric’s Food Center loads a Lean on Me truck with product from the store. Store Director Dave Brickner, pictured with a Lean on Me volunteer, said he estimates the store gives Lean on Me $500 to $1,000 worth of product—dairy, produce, deli, bakery items and more—every day.

Public invited to help others in need When Ric’s Food Center planned opening their doors three years ago, they knew there would be extra product—produce, deli and more—that would go unsold yet still be perfectly good. The family-owned company looked around Rockford for a deserving charity and found Lean on Me Outreach. “We give them […]

Sellers, buyers, mark your calendars

A Community Garage Sale is scheduled for Saturday, May 16 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Everyone is invited to enjoy a day of food, music and great deals! Don’t miss this great opportunity to sell your own goodies and make some extra cash! The event will be held in the parking lot of Resurrection […]