Quilt raffle to support Relay For Life

This beautiful, full-size quilt is being raffled by Butch’s Boosters in honor of Butch Steffes, who passed from colorectal cancer. All proceeds support Rockford Relay For Life. Tickets are $5 and are available at Rockford Hardware, 643 Northland Dr. NE; Dr. Gary Fowle’s office, 120 Marcell Dr.; and the Institute of Neuromuscular Rehabilitation, 65 S. Main St. #C. The drawing will be held at Relay For Life of Rockford on May 19 at 2 p.m.

 

Rockford Relay for Life begins Friday at 3 p.m. at NRMS

Since Rockford’s first Relay for Life in 2003, this little town’s event has become one of the most successful Relays in the nation. The American Cancer Society 24-hour fund raiser is really a year round event, with teams coming up with creative and fun ways to raise donations and awareness. This year’s Relay celebration begins […]

Rockford Relay for Life coming up fast

The American Cancer Society (ACS) will hold its eighth annual Relay For Life at North Rockford Middle School athletic field on Friday, May 21 through Saturday, May 22, 2010. The Rockford Relay Committee is holding its second meeting for all team members, cancer survivors, and anyone interested in organizing or joining a team for the […]

Rockford Relay to host landmark research project

by MICHAEL S. SHIBLER, Ph.D. Superintendent of Schools What if you could personally participate in research to help determine factors that cause or prevent cancer? And what if your involvement ultimately leads to eliminating cancer as a major health problem for this and future generations? Would you do it? If your answer is yes, please […]

Accents Hair Design

  Last year the Accents Hair Design Cut-A-Thon raised $2,500 for Rockford Relay For Life. The second annual Cut-A-Thon will be held at Accents, 6575 Belding Road, on Saturday, April 25, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and will feature $10 cuts and manicures, complimentary food from Pizeria Grandé and Bostwick Lake Bakery as well […]